Agile and highly responsive in our approach we are ideally placed to advise you on buying, selling, leasing, or re-gearing your London and UK offices as well as other types of commercial and specialist properties
Tenacious in exploring your objectives and needs ensures that, however complex the challenges, we create and enable solutions that are right for your business.
Working on behalf of occupiers and landlords our clients’ trust in us can be seen in our many long-term relationships.
We have a wide occupier client base, ranging from manufacturing, utilities and professional services to public sector and charities.
Whatever your real estate sector needs, our highly personalised approach ensures a comprehensive due diligence process which includes full feasibility studies, site location analysis and extensive site searches, to get under the skin of your requirements.
Our extensive experience of commercial property markets and deep knowledge of both landlord and occupier mindsets enables us to provide you with measured advice to ensure your commercial property strategies are delivered on the best possible terms.
As proactive partners, we also advise on serviced and flexible office solutions and help you make the most of your workspace property by connecting you to our wider Cluttons’ specialists from building consulting and project management to rating and lease advisory.
Commercial market update Autumn 2023Will they? Won’t they? This is the key question around whether the UK’s base rate will exceed 5.75%. There have been enough mixed messages to muddy the waters – inflation data released in June showed that inflation was stuck at 8.7% in May, which prompted forecasts that the base rate would peak at 6.5% from the current rate of 5.25%.
Office market update Autumn 2023UK office vacancy rate continues to climb. Weak demand and strong supply are resulting in an ever-rising vacancy rate for offices across the UK, which has hit 7.7%, up from less than 5% before the pandemic.
Office market update Q2 2023Office take-up gained some momentum towards the end of Q1 as employees continue to return to the workplace in greater numbers. But overall demand for office space remains muted compared to historical norms.
Commercial market update Q1 2023The bond vs property yield spread ticked up in Q4 but remains nearly the narrowest in a decade.
Office market update Q1 2023UK office vacancy rate rises, but masks a two-tier market.
Office market update Q4 2021Large year-end London office deals show confidence in the outlook, but TfL passenger volumes took another hit from Omicron in December.
Return to the officeFor several years pre-pandemic the homework rate was around 5%, compared to 1% in 1981. It rocketed to 37% in April 2020 and remains high as pandemic restrictions ease.
Office market report Q2 2021Financial service companies are seeking out the best model for hybrid working, with 79% of financial service firms surveyed by CBI/PWC in Q2 2021 reassessing their workspace needs and 82% are planning on implanting hybrid ways of working.
London office market outlook summer 2018Cluttons has released its London Office Market Outlook report for Summer 2018.