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Flurry of recent deals at Lakeside North Harbour establish its position as a key south coast operational hub

21st March 2017

Babcock, Capita and CT Automotive take up new space totaling over 65,500 square feet.

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Business Rates – Budget Update.

8th March 2017

The hopes and fears of many ratepayers, along with quite a few rating professionals, have been focused on the Chancellor’s Budget announcements.

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The benefits of big-name neighbours for commercial property investment

22nd February 2017

Commercial property investment usually starts with a few rough criteria, including the size of commercial premises you want, the property type - commercial, retail and so on - whether it is for sale or to rent, and its location.

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Surrey is set for more high quality homes as planning is secured for three new housing developments

21st February 2017

Surrey will gain three new housing developments following Vail Williams securing planning permission for Thakeham Homes and Linden Homes South.


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Open letter to Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Sajid Javid, calling for business rates clarity

13th February 2017

Dear Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP,I am a surveyor who has been working in London in the field of business rates consultancy for the last 40 years.

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Vail Williams a safe bet as Rank Group Plc move to TOR

17th January 2017

Vail Williams have acquired 39,050 sq ft of Grade A offices at the TOR development on behalf of Rank Group Plc in Maidenhead.

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MEES may have 10% impact on commercial lease renewals

16th January 2017

Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards, or MEES legislation, could have an impact of up to 10% on the value of commercial lease renewals if tenants leverage it as a bargaining chip in valuations, according to a recently published report.

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Tech firms lead commercial property demand in London

16th December 2016

Tech firms have far outpaced the rest of the market for commercial property demand in London, taking the capital to the top of the list of Europe's leading Tech Cities, according to new industry research.

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