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4th September 2021
Does the Traditional 9 to 5 Day in the Office Have a Future?
As we emerge, tentatively, from the most significant global health pandemic of the past 100 years, one of the most crucial questions being asked within the real estate sector is: Does the traditional 9-5 day in the office have a future?
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20th July 2021
Four Ways to Build a Sustainable, Net Zero City
What action is needed now to deliver on our long term, net zero targets
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27th May 2021
What’s the Cost of Ignoring the ESG Agenda?
Despite ESG beginning to trend, there’s still a tendency to think about it as a ‘big London office thing’, rather than believing it's applicable to a local shop in St Ives
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14th May 2021
Why the Office is at the Heart of a Hybrid Working Model
The pandemic has challenged and changed many assumptions about how and where we can work.
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22nd February 2021
Investment in Scottish Commercial Property Drops in 2020, but Overseas Interest Remains Strong
Investment in Scottish commercial property dropped to £1.2 billion in 2020 as lockdown measures and economic uncertainty curbed deal-making, but Scotland proved its resilience as the most popular UK destination for overseas investment outside London and the South East.
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1st December 2020
Is America’s Multi-Family-Assisted-Living Concept Set to Take Off in the North East of England?
With an ageing population and the increasingly busy lives of professionals and families - could multi-generational & assisted living villages be the answer? Jamie Wilson shared his thoughts on this with React News
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17th November 2020
Beat the Stamp Duty Holiday Deadline - How To Speed UP the Sale of Your Property
For those hoping to capitalise on the current stamp duty holiday, the timing of exchange is an important consideration with less than six months until the tax break ends on 31 March, 2021.
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26th October 2020
Rise of Online Retail Sales Will Drive Demand for 92M sq ft UK Warehouse Space
Analysis from Knight Frank shows every billion pounds of online spend requires 1.36 million sq ft of space
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21st July 2020
Newcastle Office Market Holds Strong in Q2, Bucking UK Trend
Research by Knight Frank reveals Newcastle is the only UK regional city centre it operates in*, not to have suffered a quarter-on-quarter drop in office take-up through lockdown.
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1st July 2020
Identifying Period Homes: How To Tell if Your Property is Georgian, Victorian or Edwardian
Knowing your architectural styles is handy when you’re house-hunting, particularly if you’re after a home with distinctive characteristics, so we’ve put together a simple guide to help you identify some of the most popular periods
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10th June 2020
Survey Indicates Next Three Months is ‘Right Time to Buy Commercial Property’
A poll of nearly 300 investors, lenders and investment managers has shown that almost half are planning to invest in UK commercial property during the next three months.
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3rd June 2020
The Future of Property Management in the Post-COVID Era
How would the future of real estate management look in the new post-COVID reality? What will be the key challenges?  Experts from Knight Frank present their predictions on the future of the property management market and talk about the expected changes.
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26th May 2020
How Recent History has Shaped Commercial Property in Edinburgh and Glasgow
Over the years, there have been a lot of comparisons made between Scotland’s two largest cities. From a business perspective, Edinburgh has traditionally been considered the heart of Scotland’s financial and professional services industries, while Glasgow’s industrial heritage is world-renowned. 
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15th May 2020
Leasehold Reform & Litigation: Protect your nest egg
While Easter may feel like a distant memory, this period of lockdown could be a good opportunity for you to focus on your 'nest egg'. Francesca Burchill from our Leasehold & Litigation Team explains why now is a good time, financially, to look at your lease.
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8th May 2020
VE Day 75: How to Have a Stay At Home Street Party
We may not be able to hold the street parties that were planned to celebrate 75 years since Victory in Europe Day, but you can celebrate this historic occasion from your own home
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14th April 2020
How to make the most of outdoor space
As many of us are working from home, it’s essential to grab those precious few moments in the garden, terrace or balcony to recharge and unwind. We’ve gathered some tips on how to make the best of your outdoor space.
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10th April 2020
Good news for home buyers!
Good news for home buyers: mortgage lenders ease rules on valuations.
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1st April 2020
Virtual viewings - property viewing from the comfort of your home
With social distancing measures in place, it’s time to utilise the full potential of technology to find or sell your home. Find out more about virtual viewings
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27th March 2020
How businesses can adapt to remote working
The following advice from Knight Frank's strategic consultancy team may be useful to individuals and companies going through these difficult times and asking staff to work from home.
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23rd March 2020
The future of office workspaces
Eamon Fox, Partner in the Knight Frank Leeds office, discusses emerging workplace trends and how office space is fast becoming a strategic device. 
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11th March 2020
Build to last: why we need to build better homes, not just more homes
This month, Knight Frank has published the full versions of two research reports, which was set up to advise the Government on improving the delivery of new homes and neighbourhoods across the UK.
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4th March 2020
One Colmore Place refurbishment completed
Traditionallly Birminghams most prestigious address One Colmore Place has undergone a multi million pound refurbishment. 
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28th February 2020
Plans for third Icon building in Newcastle
Plans for a third iconic office development building could potentially create 1,000 jobs in Newcastle. 
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6th February 2020
Scottish commercial property investment exceeds £2 billion
Is now the perfect time to invest? The year ahead is looking postive according to new analysis from experts Knight Frank
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30th January 2020
South-East Offices - What's in store for 2020
Could we see a 2020 bounce? Here we take a look at the trends driving the South East office market. 
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17th January 2020
A round up of 2020 regional property predictions
Wondering what we can expect accross the UK property regions this year? 
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3rd January 2020
The year ahead: seven predictions for commercial property in 2020
Knight Frank's Commercial Research team give their insight into market trends for the year ahead.
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2nd January 2020
The changing landscape of the retail warehouse market
Retail warehousing is arguably the most defensive sub sector of retail against the rise of online. Additionally the space offers flexibility and is often underpinned by alternative uses. We analyse the strength, weaknesses and opportunities which we are currently exploring for our clients.
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17th December 2019
The future for ground rents is positive
Huw Holman, Specialist Property Investment at Knight Frank, discusses investment and increasing demand for commercial ground rents. 
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9th December 2019
High demand for office space as tech drives employment growth in the UK’s cities
Employment in the technology sector is set to rise across the UK regional cities by 16% over the next ten years, says leading real estate adviser, Knight Frank.
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3rd December 2019
Knight Frank and Work.Life launch managed flexible workspace platform Yours
Global property adviser Knight Frank and flexible office provider Work.Life announce the launch of new flexible managed workspace solution, Yours.
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27th November 2019
Lifetime Mortgage vs Retirement Interest Only Mortgage - what's the difference?
Our Later Life Finance expert David Forsdyke explains some of the key differences between two mortgage products used by older home owners; Lifetime Mortgages and the Retirement Interest-Only (RIO) Mortgage, which on the surface can appear similar.
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25th November 2019
Is self-managing a multi-let property a good idea?
It’s not uncommon for property owners to want to self-manage their own multi-let commercial or residential buildings. Usually it’s because they think it will save them money or that they can do it better themselves. 
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22nd November 2019
Approved Inspectors: a conundrum facing the construction industry
It’s no secret that the construction industry has been facing an issue with a proportion of Approved Inspectors (AI’s) who have had difficulties in, or have been unable to, renew their insurance policies. 
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21st November 2019
Knight Frank Clocks-up 25 years in Newcastle
Knight Frank Newcastle is celebrating 25 years in business - having grown from three to 76 employees to become the North East’s largest commercial property agency.
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18th November 2019
Six-figure investment brings two new tenants to No. 2 Collingwood Street
A six-figure refurbishment has attracted two new office tenants to a Grade II-listed building on Newcastle's Collingwood Street – meaning the property is now almost full, with just one suite available to let.
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14th November 2019
Voltage Power Optimisation: A simple way to cut energy costs
Sustainability is high on the agenda for landlords and occupiers alike. But for landlords and asset managers, new technology also offers the potential to significantly reduce running costs and improve the reliability of a building’s energy supply. 
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12th November 2019
South East Land Track Record
Knight Frank has completed 21 deals within the South East (excluding London) during the 2018/2019 financial year, with total land transacted in the last three years of in excess of £400 million.
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11th November 2019
Greenhouse or green wash: can construction really establish its green credentials?
As pressure mounts to deal with the climate crisis, the construction industry is faced with the challenge of making buildings more environmentally-friendly.
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1st November 2019
How can my property top up my income in retirement?
David Forsdyke, Later Life Finance expert, explains why Equity Release is increasingly becoming part of retirement planningIn 2017 Opinium reported the average size of pension savings was just £28,000. I doubt it has improved much since then, and it doesn’t take a genius to work out that isn’t going to last long for the average person. So where is the rest of this ‘average’ person’s retirement income going to come from?
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1st November 2019
Knight Frank Debt Advisory arranges three-year debt facility for Korean investor
Knight Frank Debt Advisory has arranged a three-year debt facility at 65% loan-to-value or Hyundai Asset Management’s purchase of Gyle Square.
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1st November 2019
The myths and misunderstandings about Equity Release
Equity Release is becoming an important part of financial planning for older homeowners. Home improvements, repaying debts, helping younger family members, and reducing Inheritance Tax are just a few of the reasons why older clients are releasing the wealth built up in their homes.
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28th October 2019
Investment at Darlington business park set to create 300 jobs
London-based real estate funds manager, Frogmore, is now on site speculatively developing 25,795 sq. ft. of office space. 
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28th October 2019
Knight Frank launches London-based planning offering
Knight Frank’s move to significantly bolster its existing team, which up until recently operated out of the firm’s Bristol office, will see 14 planners join the business to focus on London development opportunities. This brings the total team of planners at Knight Frank to 20.  
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23rd October 2019
Occupiers adapting to modern industrial life
Industrial and distribution units are often developed in out of town locations along the motorway corridors, separated from general amenities. However occupiers have started to respond to this as warehousing facilities can now be called on to cater for a much broader make up of staff.
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21st October 2019
Knight Frank reports strong performance in uncertain markets
We now have more than 19,000 people (up 5%) across over 500 owned and associated offices in 60 territories.
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15th October 2019
Private pension fund invests in future of Parc Busnes Treorci at Treorchy
The business park was formerly the Burberry Clothing factory and has undergone an extensive multi-million pound refurbishment programme to sub-divide and reconfigure its buildings to provide 105,080 sq ft of high-quality industrial and office accommodation. The Capital Markets team of property consultants Knight Frank in Cardiff advised Parc Busnes Treorci on the freehold sale of the of 6.16 acre (2.45 hectare) site.
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15th October 2019
Top five transformative developments in London
With a rising urban population and demands for natural resources and space increasing, cities need to adapt the way they approach residential developments. Urban transformations have become a key trend for cities, with many towns and boroughs being regenerated thanks to investment. 
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7th October 2019
Private View 2019 property of the week: Dewlish House, Dorset, UK
It’s been called one of Dorset’s most beautiful houses, and when you step inside this extraordinary property, it’s easy to see why.
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7th October 2019
Why 2019 is a great year to buy in London
As the 31st of October draws nearer and there is seemingly still no end in sight for the UK’s exit from the EU, it appears we’re stranded in a ‘market no man’s land’. In the days that followed the European Referendum in 2016, there was an immediate panic about the impact that leaving the EU would have on prime central London property prices, then and in the future.
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4th October 2019
Private View 2019: An interview with GP Hinduja
The Hinduja family have become world leaders in business over the past century. Knight Frank’s Global Head of Residential Lord Andrew Hay sits down with Co-Chair of the Hinduja Group, Gopichand Hinduja, to talk about how the family is building a legacy in the UK, one rooted in a blend of principle and property
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30th September 2019
Private View 2019: Lord Andrew Hay on land and legacy
In an extended excerpt from Private View, Lord Andrew Hay lifts the lid on a lifetime in real estate and talks about his experiences and learnings about the state of the industry – and what the future holds
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30th September 2019
Prime development site on Haverstock Hill bought for £17m
London, UK – Marcol, represented by Knight Frank’s Central London Land team, has sold a prime residential development opportunity between Primrose Hill and Belsize Park to Ocean Drive Group and Best Star Real Estate for £17,000,000
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18th September 2019
Investors snap-up North East industrial units in £5m deal
Knight Frank Newcastle has sold 99,310 sq. ft. of industrial property on Foxcover Distribution Park in Seaham, on behalf of Metnor Property Group - in a deal worth £5m.
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18th September 2019
Knight Frank establishes Building Services team
Joining from Cushman and Wakefield, where he was Head of Technical Services, Andy will advise clients on technical due diligence, dilapidations and exit strategy advice, refurbishment, repair and maintenance projects, development monitoring, and approval and monitoring of tenant alterations. 
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12th September 2019
Why would the wealthy use Equity Release?
Equity Release is often seen as a last resort; a way for those short of money to solve their problems after all other options have been eliminated. But in reality, Equity Release can be a shrewd financial decision. David Forsdyke at Knight Frank Finance looks at how homeowners can benefit from Equity Release.
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9th September 2019
Knight Frank nets England Men’s Lacrosse team coach as it expands Flexible Office Solutions business
The new hires bring the FOS team’s total to seven, an increase of five in twelve months.The international real estate advisor has appointed Steven Lydon as a Surveyor and Eleanor Littley as a team secretary.
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3rd September 2019
Senior Living team completes £1bn of transactions in 2019
The Knight Frank senior living team has advised on four landmark transactions in 2019, totalling in excess of £1bn gross development value (GDV)
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27th August 2019
Protection plan needed for Edinburgh offices, says Knight Frank
Edinburgh’s growing population and popularity with tourists could prove a threat to its status as a top location for businesses, according to a new report by Knight Frank.
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22nd August 2019
Knight Frank to market historic Leeds building
Contractors have been appointed to comprehensively refurbish an iconic central Leeds building, originally the home of Hepworth Tailors.Wellington Park House, now renamed Tailors Corner, was bought for an undisclosed sum by award-winning property developers Boultbee Brooks last year.
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22nd August 2019
Space as a Service: Should offices operate like hotels?
Michael Lewis, Head of Property Asset Management at Knight Frank, discusses evolving work spaces and how businesses are taking office services to the next level.Landlords and corporate occupiers are increasingly aware of the changing needs of modern workers, and in turn of the growing expectations of office buildings.
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16th August 2019
Knight Frank boosts Private Office Commercial team
Knight Frank, the global real estate adviser, has expanded the Private Office Commercial team with the appointment of Chris JamesBased at the firm’s global headquarters in London, Chris will be working with UHNW and Family Offices seeking commercial real estate investment in the UK and Europe across all sectors.
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8th July 2019
Newcastle's redeveloped Racquets Court serves up UK's best-connected office space
Is London's slow internet speed slowing your business down? A new state-of-the-art office space in Newcastle provides a faster connection.When choosing a new office space, the idea of having a games room, on-site showers and meditation areas may sound hip and cool, but in fact, companies are looking for the basic amenities such as faster connectivity.
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5th July 2019
Knight Frank- acts on largest flexible workspace deal in the UK to date
Knight Frank client Worthington Properties agreed the largest flexible workspace deal in the UK to date in Manchester city centre.Spaces is to take the entire 120,000sq ft of accommodation at 125 Deansgate a new landmark building due to complete in 2020.
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5th July 2019
Why property investors should look to Bromley-by-Bow - a fast-developing area of East London
The Lower Lea Valley area of East London has so much to offer new residents and investors; ripe with development, it boasts amazing value for money with significant cash injections, boosting the area's profile across transport, education, culture, leisure and the environment.
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27th June 2019
Growing old in style: How technology will transform senior living for future generations
Senior living design has significantly transformed in recent years through a better understanding of the changing needs in later living and rapidly evolving technologies. What type of spaces should we build for longer and more active later lives?Thomas Hardin, director at PLP Architecture, with collaborator Anne Feikje Weidema, analyse four key topics influencing the design of modern senior living property.
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21st June 2019
£1m investment brings four new tenants and record rent to Enterprise House on Team Valley
Knight Frank has secured four new office tenants within three months for a newly-refurbished office and retail complex on Team Valley in Gateshead - smashing the expectations of the landlord, UK Land Estates.
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28th May 2019
Reasons to move to Tottenham: Tottenham area guide and spotlight on 1 Ashley Road
10,000 new homes, a revamped football stadium and new schools are in the pipeline as the area braces itself for an influx of new residents wanting to be part of this rebooted, multicultural conurbation of North London. 
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24th May 2019
Knight Frank - At the heart of Cardiff’s growing waterfront
Knight Frank is the discretionary asset manager for the Cardiff Bay Partnership (Aviva Investors) who is the sole owner of Cardiff Waterside. The role includes coordinating the master planning, working on the brand image and promoting a tenant focused environment.
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24th May 2019
Knight Frank - Providing a wide range of property management services to high-class office accommodation in Victoria.
To provide a wide range of property management services to multi-tenanted high-class office accommodation in Victoria.
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21st May 2019
Almost 20m sq. ft. of North East commercial property to be powered by 100% renewable energy
Knight Frank has entered into a contract with Total Gas and Power to purchase only 100% renewable power for its properties under management through until 2021.
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1st May 2019
So, you want to be a commercial property valuer? Find out what the job is really like
You might think valuating property is a formulaic process, defining the cost of four walls, but sometimes the job can throw a curve ball. From valuing the historic, to the kebab factory, to a cannabis farm – commercial property valuer Kevin Scully in Kn
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25th April 2019
Overseas investor snaps up £6.23m prime North East manufacturing HQ
Knight Frank’s Capital Markets team is celebrating the successful disposal of a prime North East industrial property for in excess of the asking price - at £6.23m - on behalf of property investors, Hansteen.
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18th April 2019
Search underway for developer to deliver final phases of prime £200m Newcastle site
Newcastle City Council has appointed property experts Knight Frank to assist them in procuring a joint venture (JV) partner to help shape and develop the final phases of, arguably, the city’s most prime development site – the Stephenson Quarter.
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