October 2019


Savills: Media and tech companies drive demand in European office market

Savills: Media and tech companies drive demand in European office market

28 October 2019

According to Savills, the proportion of office space taken up by technology, media and telecoms (TMT) companies across the European office market now stands at 17%, an increase by 2% year-on-year (yoy).

 
 
Savills and Reside Developments DIY challenge to restore damaged Lewes Scout hut

Savills and Reside Developments DIY challenge to restore damaged Lewes Scout hut

28 October 2019

A group of 50 volunteers from Savills south east development team, Reside Developments and qualified trades, spent two days helping to restore and refurbish a vandalised Scout hut in Lewes earlier this month. 

 
 
Savills advised on the disposal of two Krakow office assets

Savills advised on the disposal of two Krakow office assets

28 October 2019

Azora Europa has sold two office projects located in Krakow, Green Office and Avatar, to Cromwell European Real Estate Investment Trust (CEREIT) for EUR 78.2 million. Savills advised the vendor on the disposal of both assets.

 
 
Savills: South Korean Investment acquisitions in Europe hits record €6.2BN

Savills: South Korean Investment acquisitions in Europe hits record €6.2BN

25 October 2019

According to Savills latest research, South Korean investors have spent €6.2bn on European property in H1 2019, the highest figure on record. The activity of South Korean investors is also increasing in Poland.

 
 
Savills: Fall in bond yields continues to drive European real estate investment

Savills: Fall in bond yields continues to drive European real estate investment

24 October 2019

According to Savills latest research, lower government bond yields have been the influential driver of office yield compression across Europe’s markets, which has had a huge impact on the lending community across Europe. Lending rates to CBD offices have dipped below 1.5% per annum on most of Europe’s core cities, with c. 60% loan to value (LTV) ratios on offer for investors. 

 
 
Savills: 2019 is a year of large deals

Savills: 2019 is a year of large deals

22 October 2019

The Warsaw office market has posted the best quarterly performance ever, says real estate advisory firm Savills in its latest report. The past three months witnessed, among other things, the signing of the largest ever new lease agreement and the largest lease renewal.

 
 
Middle Eastern investor enters the Romanian real estate market

Middle Eastern investor enters the Romanian real estate market

22 October 2019

Corporate Finance House Group (“CFH”), a Middle Eastern investor, has acquired the holding structure owning Day Tower office building in Bucharest, developed by Dimitris Mourkakos of Day Group (the seller)  and completed end of 2018. The investor was advised by Savills on its first investment in the country. The developer was assisted by Crosspoint Real Estate.

 
 
Record low farmland offerings as Brexit fatigue sets in

Record low farmland offerings as Brexit fatigue sets in

21 October 2019

To the end of September Great Britain (GB) has experienced its lowest number of open market farmland launches since Savills records began in 1995.  

 
 
Savills: Europe's senior living sector sees record levels of investment

Savills: Europe's senior living sector sees record levels of investment

17 October 2019

According to Savills, more than €700m has been invested into the senior living sector across the UK and Europe since the beginning of the year, which is the highest level ever recorded. In Poland, the market in this sector is on an early stage of development but has a great potential.

 
 
Savills: What Workers Want

Savills: What Workers Want

15 October 2019

It is not hammocks or a gym, but a clean office in a convenient location that is the actual priority in the workplace for modern employees, reveals the latest research from real estate advisory firm Savills. Polish workers want to have control over their office design and most of their expectations do not differ much from those reported by employees in Western Europe.

 
 

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