Europe

What has happened to London lease lengths over the past 20 years?

Fuelled by tech innovation and the sector’s need for flexibility, commercial leases in
the UK capital have halved in the past two decades. But is that enough to attract the
most agile of tenants?

US tech giant Yahoo claims it is struggling to find a London office due to the capital’s lengthy leases. And when a tech unicorn (any company valued at more than $1bn (£691m), it is time for the industry to listen. EG took to the data vaults to find out what…

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Greater London’s planning application hotspots

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Blockade means uncertainty for future of Qatari investment

There can be absolutely no doubt about the extent of Qatar’s heavy investment abroad in recent years. Since 2004 the gas-rich Gulf state has invested… Read more »

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UK owners still dominate London office ownership

Cash from around the world has poured into the capital’s business districts in recent years, but domestic owners still rule the roost. Looking at office… Read more »

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