London’s retail winners and losers

Our Development and Renewal seminar on 31 March looked at retail trends in London and at which areas stand to win or lose out as a result.  Change is afoot in the retail world; Stuart Morley, Head of Research at GVA warned that the strong growth in retail spending of the last decade is over and reduced disposable income and therefore spending will … [Read more...]

Brent Cross Cricklewood: a truly major project

Brent Cross Cricklewood certainly lives up to its major projects title – as one of London’s largest regeneration schemes, Barnet Council’s vision is one of 7,500 new homes, a major extension to Brent Cross Shopping centre, the creation of 27,000 new jobs as well as 3 schools, new health care facilities, parks and open spaces and £400m in transport … [Read more...]

Retail-led regeneration prospects

Last week saw the latest session of the Major Projects Delivery Group focus on the future of retail-led regeneration in the capital. CBRE hosted the session, and presented to senior regeneration practitioners from across London on their latest analysis of the state of the retail-market and prospects for the future.We were also joined by Tony … [Read more...]

MPDG – The Future of Retail-led Regeneration

In addition to the next Breakfast Seminar looking at intermediate tenure, we're also finalising arrangements for the next Major Projects Delivery Group, that will be considering the future of retail-led regeneration in London on 9th September.CBRE will be hosting the session, and will give us their view of the market going forward. There will then … [Read more...]