Blog 10/07/24

All the News, all the Views from Allsop

ALL Magazine

Summer issue of All Magazine - All the News, All the views from Allsop

Blog 03/12/18

How HS2 can revolutionise our regional cities and the commercial property sector

Commercial Investment | Valuation

HS2, the UK’s second high-speed railway line will revolutionise connectivity between the UK’s regional cities. But how will i...

Blog 30/10/18

Rating red flags – busting common myths and misconceptions

Owner Business Rates

For commercial property owners, businesses and developers, business rates are a major factor and overhead to consider. Incre...

Blog 24/10/18

From vandalism to valuable the transformation of Shoreditch street art

Office Leasing | Offices

Shoreditch today is known for its culture. From its buzzing bars and restaurants to its progressive art galleries,‘Shoreditch...

Blog 22/10/18

The fashion for fit-out – how traditional landlords are embracing new levels of office fit-out

Office Leasing | Offices

Changing tenant demand has led to a growing number of office landlords offering a wider range of office fit-out – Category A+...

Blog 19/10/18

Fish Island – Selling a new 21st century ‘village’ community

Valuation | The Property Market

An island is defined as ‘a piece of land surrounded by water’. Confusingly, Fish Island in East London is not really an isla...

Blog 17/10/18

HMO investment: The impact of Article 4

HMO | Student Housing

Undergraduates have moved into areas of Britain’s big cities ripping the heart out of our communities and leaving devastatio...

Blog 15/10/18

Wellbeing-led design should be at the core of today’s student housing

Student Housing

Wellbeing / mental health Wellbeing today is more than just a tick box; it is at the forefront of leading employer agendas, b...

Blog 12/10/18

All About MEES

Lease Advisory | Owner Lease Renewals

Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) and their impact on Landlords Many people have an opinion on what impact MEES have...

Blog 08/10/18

Build to Rent: Mobilisation

Build to Rent

In the last issue of All Magazine, Andy Pointon explained the delicate juggling acts required to balance the challenges of i...

News 13/06/18

Gray’s shopping centre sells for £20.2m

Commercial Investment | Retail

Gray’s shopping centre in the popular Essex commuter town has been sold by Allsop for £20.2m on behalf of Lone Star and Ella...

Blog 31/05/18

Time to put the Purpose-Built Student Accommodation myth to bed

Student Housing

There is a growing consensus that the UK has too much purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA). Widespread stories of empt...

Blog 12/05/18

Charity Auctions


I was standing in the confined space of Christie’s rostrum wondering how to break the ice. The guests from the Story of Chri...

Blog 08/05/18

“Can we really Google that?”


As Fixed Charge Receivers we are appointed on hundreds of properties each year from burnt out sheds to multi-million-pound h...

Blog 30/04/18

The art of mitigation: empty rate act prompts novel solutions for landlords

Owner Business Rates

Research conducted by Northumbria University revealed that 90% of all empty commercial properties across the country are eith...

Blog 12/04/18

Headingley: from studentification to inclusive communities

Student Housing

Studentification is the process of social, economic and environmental change affected by large numbers of students congregat...

Blog 06/04/18

Build to rent – juggling the challenges of investment and development

Build to Rent | Residential Investment

In the last issue of All Magazine, my colleague Emma Hart discussed the importance of research in designing a build to rent ...