Category: Sheffield

Chinese investors interest in UK property increases 40% post-Brexit

Chinese investors interest in UK property increases 40% post-Brexit

Taking advantage of the low sterling following the EU referendum, Chinese investors are increasingly looking to buy British property. Summary: Demand for UK property from Chinese investors has been 40% higher than average since Brexit The falling sterling now means investors purchasing in yuan or the dollar can buy achieve greater affordability Chinese buyers are… Read more »

Northern Powerhouse key to UK gain in investment index

Northern Powerhouse key to UK gain in investment index

The Northern Powerhouse has helped push the UK to become the ninth most attractive nation for infrastructure investment, rising four places since 2012. Summary: The UK is now the ninth most attractive country in the world for infrastructure investment Plans to link northern cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds and Sheffield with London via HS2… Read more »

56% increase in demand for Northern Powerhouse office space

56% increase in demand for “Northern Powerhouse” office space

Office space in the Northern Powerhouse is proving more than twice as popular as that in London, with a 56% increase in the first three months of 2016. Summary: Demand for office space in five key northern cities is 56%, a rate that is over twice that of London at 21% Completion of Northern Powerhouse… Read more »