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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Comment by PPA member Tom Holloway, Director at Holloway, Iliffe & Mitchell, features on page 8 where Tom said: “Uncertainty in the market in general is starting to filter through to decision making. Scarcity of freehold opportunities is making it a sellers market when they appear, particularly in the industrial and office sectors.”