The big nine

Quarterly review of take-up in the major regional office occupier markets in the UK.


Type Research

Date 01/05/2018

Key occupier deals to the Government Property Unit, indigenous professional services companies have ensured a strong start to 2018 across the ‘Big Nine’ office markets. Total take-up during Q1 was 14% above the ten year quarterly average.

Sentiment in the investment market has remained buoyant in 2018, following a very strong finish to 2017. UK institutions took the key deals in Q1 as investment volumes were 30% up on the ten year quarterly average.