Is commercial property investment a savvy buy-to-let alternative?

Is commercial property investment a savvy buy-to-let alternative? Buy-to-let has become challenging in recent years and when the going gets tough, the tough buy shops, as Christine Toner discovers. Words by Christine Toner Unless you’ve purposely avoided any news on buy-to-let in recent years (and if you’re a landlord you could be forgiven for ... Read More...

Owner has ‘no plans’ to turn Honeycomb into homes despite application

The owner of Liverpool's Honeycomb office building has insisted there are "no plans" to transform it into homes despite a planning application.The prominent office building in Liverpool’s commercial district is the subject of a newly approved request for prior approval to create 29 apartments at the site.According to Liverpool City Council documents Palladium ... Read More...

Savills: Manchester’s commercial property market must diversify to meet demand

Manchester's commercial property market is in good shape but must diversify to meet requirements according to Savills.New research from the real estate agent claims that strong demand and a low supply of Grade A office space is starting to drive up Grade B prices in the city.Savills’ ‘Spotlight on Manchester: where are the gaps?’ ... Read More...