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Glasgow among Europe’s greenest cities for real estate

Glasgow has been named among Europe’s top green cities for real estate, living up to its name as the ‘dear green place’ ahead of the UN’s COP26 climate change summit arriving in the city next month, according to a new report from Knight Frank.

Published 12 October 2021

Knight Frank: Scottish commercial property investment up one-third on 2020 during H1

Investment in Scottish commercial property increased by more than one-third (35%) compared to the same period last year during the first six months of 2021 as the market continued its recovery from the pandemic, according to analysis from Knight Frank.

Published 23 July 2021

Alasdair Steele: Pandemic underlines the enduring investment appeal of resilient retail parks

Alasdair Steele, head of Scotland commercial at Knight Frank, discusses the investment appeal of retail parks in the UK.

Published 22 June 2021

Knight Frank promotes Matthew Park to partner in Aberdeen

Commercial property consultancy Knight Frank has promoted Matthew Park as a partner in its Aberdeen office.

Published 17 June 2021

Simon Capaldi: Why occupiers and landlords must work together as we return to the office

Simon Capaldi, office agency partner at Knight Frank Edinburgh, on returning to the office and how the transition may take shape.

Published 16 June 2021

Knight Frank appoints Scott Hogan as new industrial and logistics lead for Scotland

Commercial property consultancy Knight Frank has appointed Scott Hogan to lead its industrial and logistics practice in Scotland.

Published 29 April 2021

Knight Frank: Property sector can support electric vehicles boom in Scotland

A rapid rise in the number of electric vehicles (EVs) in Scotland presents an opportunity for the country’s property sector to contribute to the national drive for net zero and revive the hard-pressed retail sector, according to the latest research from Knight Frank.

Published 26 April 2021

Commercial rent disputes reach new low during pandemic

The number of commercial rent disputes between occupiers and landlords in Scotland that referred to a third party for determination halved in the 12 months to the end of February 2021, according to new analysis from Knight Frank. 

Published 21 April 2021

Knight Frank: Edinburgh office market off to positive start in 2021

Edinburgh’s office market got off to a positive start in 2021, despite ongoing lockdown measures restricting deal activity, according to analysis from Knight Frank.

Published 14 April 2021

Knight Frank names Edinburgh as future global urban hotspot

Edinburgh’s growing status as a hub of innovation and the quality of life it has to offer places the city among the world’s most aspirational future urban hotspots, according to Knight Frank’s latest Wealth Report.

Published 3 March 2021

Knight Frank: Investment in Scottish commercial property drops in 2020

Investment in Scottish commercial property dropped to £1.2 billion in 2020 as lockdown measures and economic uncertainty curbed deal-making, according to the latest data released by Knight Frank.

Published 21 January 2021

Knight Frank: Edinburgh office market proves its resilience during 2020

Edinburgh’s office market proved highly resilient during a challenging 2020, with take-up nearing 500,000 sq. ft. and demand remaining strong, according to analysis from Knight Frank.

Published 12 January 2021

Scottish commercial property investment volumes pick up during Q3

Investment volumes in Scottish commercial property staged a recovery between July and September 2020, buoyed by the best third quarter for office deals in five years, according to analysis from two separate reports.

Published 19 October 2020

David Findlay: Why collaboration is key for valuations in uncertain times

David Findlay, associate for valuations at Knight Frank Glasgow, discusses the lifting of material uncertainty clauses from commercial property.

Published 25 September 2020

Simon Capaldi: The office as we knew it may be dead; long live the office of the future

Simon Capaldi, office agency partner at Knight Frank Edinburgh, gives his thoughts on what businesses may want from their offices post-lockdown.

Published 7 September 2020