East Hampshire Council has successfully argued for an exemption from the Government’s recent approval of the office to flat conversion initiative, blocking developers from converting its empty offices into housing without prior planning permission.
Investors bought more commercial real estate in central London last year, than in the entire UK, according to a recent report by DTZ (UGL), [...]
Bristol’s historic Brunel Engine Shed at Temple Meads has won a £1.5m investment to convert it into a business centre, capable of hosting at least 60 new companies [...]
Following on from his successful campaign to criminalise squatting in residential property, MP Mike Weatherley believes the law should now be extended to cover the rights of commercial property owners, [...]
Up to 11,500 new homes could come onto the market with government proposals to convert vacant office space into residential apartments, according to new research released by Lambert Smith Hampton [...]