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Keeping pace with a dynamic residential investment sector

There are unprecedented changes taking place in the residential marketplace.

This rapid pace is being fuelled on the one hand by basic supply and demand dynamics, changes to economic and planning policies, and on the other hand by a constantly evolving international marketplace and a crucial shift in attitudes to the sector as an asset and an investment class.

Today two thirds of current investors are seeking to increase their exposure to residential. Seismic change in the way people now live, work and shop is having a huge impact on the fundamental makeup, design and tenure of new developments. The UK’s major cities for example are some of the most cosmopolitan in the world, attracting capital from all corners of the globe. New areas of regeneration are springing up all over the country. An improved infrastructure and progressive design are breathing new life into old buildings, with previously unimagined uses coming into being. It thus comes as no surprise that these changes are having a profound effect on the residential real estate market, and this in turn is influencing how we advise our clients with regard to major project planning – including creating quality new homes and optimising returns over time.

Our experts deliver keen market insights

We have a diverse range of projects that goes from boutique developments to some of the largest, longest-term regeneration projects, with the nature of our advice always depending on the client and the complexity of the project. Whatever the project, our objective is to assist landowners, developers, investors and private individuals in identifying these new challenges and opportunities and utilising them profitably. We help you find your way, and together with you we ensure that you are ideally positioned for any future developments in residential investment. This might include revising the latest planning policy to keep pace with ever-evolving trends in specifications, amenities and tenure. We assist you with macro and micro market analysis and provide individuals and investors from every corner of the world with access to new capital. No matter how fast the sector is developing, our clients can rely on us to advise and guide them as their business plans evolve.

Benefit from our local knowledge and global coverage

With our wide coverage and sales teams based throughout our global network, our residential experts are able to combine sound local market knowledge with insights and access to the global marketplace.

We are trusted advisors to clients from across the public and private sectors, including local authorities, public bodies, charities, retailers, funds, investors, developers and private individuals. In all cases, our approach is focused on providing innovative thinking and creative solutions, tailoring them to our clients’ specific needs.

Our teams can provide you with a complete range of residential services – if you wish, we go the distance with you from project development, investment and building to rent, valuation and sale of new flats and homes.

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