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RICS Commercial Property Market Survey, 2018 (Q2)
19th July 2018
The Q2 2018 RICS UK Commercial Property Market survey results show the downturn across the retail sector intensifying, with stores in secondary locations displaying particularly negative rental and capital value projections. This remains in contrast with the performance of the industrial sector, which continues to attract solid demand from both occupiers and investors.

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RICS Commercial Property Market Survey, 2018 (Q1)
26th April 2018
The Q1 2018 RICS UK Commercial Property Market survey results show a growing divide between the already struggling retail sector and a still healthy backdrop within
the industrial segment. What’s more, retail weakness has become more apparent across all parts of the UK over recent quarters. As for Norfolk, it's the opening of the NDR that interests us in terms of its potential impact on the property scene as a whole. Read the full report here.
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Angling Direct expands branch network
27th January 2018
Bastin Commercial has been appointed to acquire a further 25 branch outlets for Angling Direct plc, one of the leading fishing tackle companies in the UK. For 2018, our Target Towns are in the East Midlands, East Anglia and around around the M25, but all UK locations are being sought. Details of properties matching the attached Requirement List will be immediately considered and early decisions communicated.
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RICS Commercial Property Market Survey, 2017 (Q4)
17th January 2018
The Q4 2017 RICS UK Commercial Property Market Survey results show trends continuing to diverge across sectors. Industrial remains the clear outperformer, with retail continuing to lag significantly in terms of capital value and rental growth expectations. Meanwhile, sentiment across London is still more cautious in comparison to other parts of the country. Read the full report here.
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RICS Commercial Property Market Survey, 2017 (Q3)
27th October 2017
Just published is the latest Commercial Property Market Survey for the UK, delivered by RICS. The overall statistics show a gradual settlement in most sectors, reflecting the influence of much poloitical turmoil. At a local level, however, deals are still being done, so do take the headline stuff as exactly that. Opportunities for the creative and well-advised owner or occupier are there for the taking! Here is the survey for you to download.
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RICS Commercial Property Market Survey, 2017 (Q2)
26th July 2017
The Q2 2017 RICS UK Commercial Property Market Survey results show sentiment turning slightly more cautious compared with previously. A flatter picture for demand
appears to be weighing on the near term outlook for rental growth in the office and retail sectors, although expectations remain firm for industrial space. Political uncertainty is cited as a key factor weighing on occupier and investor decisions. See the full Report here.
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RICS Commercial Property Market Survey, 2017 (Q1)
19th April 2017
The UK commercial property market continues to shrug off the expected nervousness following the Brexit vote and the upcoming General Election. Read the detail in the latest RICS Report.
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CamPAIgn Issue 4
16th November 2016
Get up to date with the deals and business activity of Property Agents Independent, the UK's biggest network of individual surveying practices spread across the UK. Their latest newsletter, "Campaign" can be downloaded here.
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