Five companies have expanded and a new organisation has joined The Oxford Science Park’s Magdalen Centre, the innovation building located at the centre of the Park, and divided into office and laboratory suites of flexible sizes and lease terms. Read more →
New research from national commercial property consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) suggests that the next decade will see a trend of office occupiers moving away from London to the major cities outside of the capital. Read more →
McKay Securities plc (McKay) has completed the conversion and leasing of Strawberry Hill House, Newbury, as a large modern doctor’s surgery. The conversion entailed turning 12,040 sq ft of redundant office space in the town centre into a modern 15,200 sq ft medical centre. Read more →
Lamron Estates and SJR Properties have entered into a £40 million forward-funding deal with Royal London Asset Management (RLAM) to speculatively develop an 82,750 sq ft office scheme in central Woking. The scheme, designed by architect Scott Brownrigg, has already gained planning consent. Read more →
Global business outsourcing partner arvato has announced plans to create more than 200 new, local jobs as the company expands operations at its Slough-based customer service centre. Read more →
SEGRO, which runs the Slough Trading Estate and has other interests in the Thames Valley area, has announced that despite a fall-off in transactions in the year so far in the wider UK property markets, both investor and occupier demand for its brand of well-positioned warehousing remained resilient in an inline trading update for the first quarter of this year. It expects to spend approximately £300 million on development during 2016 as a whole.