Monthly Archives: August 2011

Empty Propert Rates Campaign

Over the past few years I have been actively campaigning against Empty Property Rates (EPR). Working with the business centre association we have set up a Petition to try to get this issue once again raised in Parliament. Details are noted … Continue reading

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Business support – one way forward

With Business Link disappearing later this year there will be a gap in the market for the provision of business support for start-ups and growing companies. It will be up to the private sector to fill that gap and organisations … Continue reading

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Enquiries and lettings

The lifeblood of any Business Centre is generating enquiries and converting these into lettings. Too often, a centre can be dependent on one source of enquiries and this will affect your conversion ratio. You should have a balance of lettings … Continue reading

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Growing regional divide in commercial property market

Published 28 July 2011 RICS UK Commercial Market Survey, Q2 2011 Increasing regional variation in the UK’s commercial property market became apparent during the three months to June, as London’s real estate strongly outperformed the rest of the UK, says … Continue reading

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