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UK property market outlook: what are the experts saying?

Recent weeks and months have seen a dramatic shift in the way the population as a whole lives, works and does business. The UK property market, having started the year with a sense of optimism, faces uncertainty once again. So, what are the experts saying?

Interview: Gráinne Gilmore on UK residential markets

Gráinne Gilmore is Head of Research at Zoopla, the UK’s leading property resource. As an expert in the analysis of housing markets, we caught up with Gráinne to discuss what is happening in the housing market at present, and to ask for her insight on the landscape for investors and housebuilders.

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The growth of the UK’s Build to Rent sector

Recent research by Savills, commissioned for the British Property Federation, has highlighted 20% year on year growth in the Build to Rent (BTR) sector, with the number of completed units rising by 31% over the same period. For an industry significantly increasing its contribution to housing delivery right now, we’re taking a closer look at what’s going on in the market. Read more
Posted: 6th Dec 2019

Interview: Philip Schmid on investment in senior living markets

Following on from our recent article on the emerging trends in retirement living markets, we sat down with Philip Schmid, Director of Living Capital Markets (Healthcare) for global real estate professionals, JLL, to discuss diversification and investment within senior living models right now. Read more
Posted: 11th Nov 2019

Interview: Alan Collett on the current state of Build to Rent

Alan Collett FRICS is the Fund Manager at Hearthstone Investments and a past President of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Having chaired our own Residential Investment and Build to Rent (BTR) conference for the last nine years and worked across all areas of property acquisition, development, management and sales, Alan was our first port of call to discuss what’s going on in the Build to Rent market right now. Read more
Posted: 31st Oct 2019

Emerging trends in retirement living

Along with shifts in demographics and senior homeowners realising the economic benefits of downsizing, changing cultural and lifestyle factors are influencing the way retirees want to live. We’re looking at some of the emerging trends in the retirement living sector. Read more
Posted: 30th Oct 2019

Interview: Henry Lumby on the retirement living sector in 2019

Henry Lumby is the Managing Director of retirement living operations, development and finance specialist, Amicala, and the former Head of Retirement Living at Savills. We caught up with Henry to talk about where the UK retirement living market is now in 2019, where it’s headed and how the industry can deliver at scale. Read more
Posted: 9th Oct 2019

The evolution of retirement living

It’s a known fact that the current UK population is ageing. We’re taking a look at the evolution of retirement living so far to analyse key drivers and challenges within the market. Read more
Posted: 9th Sep 2019

Interview: Lawrence Bowles on the influence of alternative residential markets

We sat down with Research Analyst, Lawrence Bowles, to discuss the influence of alternative residential developments on traditional residential markets. Read more
Posted: 15th Aug 2019

The need for sustainable living

In 2019, sustainable living is more than just a talking point. We’re taking a closer look at the role of sustainable living in today’s residential market to identify what’s needed to take action. Read more
Posted: 15th Aug 2019

Interview: Philip Hillman on the alternative residential sector

Philip Hillman is the Chairman of UK and EMEA Living Capital Markets for global corporate real estate professionals, JLL, and will be Chairing our annual Alternative Residential Property conference in September. We asked Philip for an overview of the sector as it stands currently and what the future of alternative resi could look like. Read more
Posted: 2nd Jul 2019

The rise of flexible space developments

Is there any such thing as the typical British nuclear family in 2019? As discussed in our recent interview with UK planning expert, Roger Hepher, the need for a standard three-bedroom home has fast changed over the years, with more unmarried couples, those without children or those raising them singularly, house shares and otherwise ‘unconventional households. Read more
Posted: 27th Jun 2019