The distribution property sector has taken centre stage during this year’s turbulent times. Our summer 2020 distribution sector update focuses on trends in the sector across our key commercial locations of Bristol/Bath, Birmingham, Cambridge, Leeds, London/M25 and Oxford.
The recently announced changes to the Use Classes Order in England will have a substantial effect on our town centres. Our property professionals, working with our research specialists, have examined the potential scale of impact from these changes.
To continue our series of short digestible videos, our research experts, collaborating with our eastern region professionals, have considered the future of the commercial property market in Cambridge, including the lasting impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Over four months have passed since the start of the COVID-19 crisis and subsequent lockdown and it appears we have been through the worst, not just in terms of the health crisis but also the bottom of the economic downturn has past, and the dip in the residential market back in April now seems to have dissipated.
Our Development Land experts have published a detailed Development Land Market Outlook. Within the piece they summarise the current market activity and consider the potential impact of restrictive measures put in place by central Government.