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    Grimsey: tertiary high streets must become community hubs

    Secondary and tertiary high streets must become community hubs if they are to have a purpose in the modern world, according to UK high streets guru Bill Grimsey. Speaking at an event in London last week, organised by Portland, the author of a number of books and reviews on the future of UK high streets [...]

    RPA: The Future of Shopping Centres

    Just what will the mall of the next five or ten years really look like? What will it be for and why will consumers be there? How will retailers use their stores and how much will they be prepared to pay for them and where will they want to be located? On 7 July some [...]

    Blackstone acquires logistics assets as new group forms

    Blackstone Real Estate Partners Europe IV has acquired nearly 600,000 sq m of logistics assets in the UK for its European logistics company, Logicor, from a joint venture between funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management and Anglesea Capital. The portfolio of 16 warehouse properties are located in core logistics markets close to major urban centres [...]

    Troubled UK department store group to expand food offer

    UK department store chain BHS is to expand its food offering with two new contracts and will hire 250 new staff in a bid to reassure the industry about the viability of its future. New BHS owner Retail Acquisitions has signed a deal with well-known food wholesaler Booker Group to help expand its convenience food [...]

    Online property platform We Are Pop Up appoints industry experts

    We Are Pop Up, the pop-up property online marketplace, has appointed four industry heavyweights to its board of directors and advisory board. Ashley Blake, Juliette Morgan, Nigel French and Mike Davidson are joining the start-up in advisory roles. We Are Pop Up is one of the speakers at RPA’s event The Future of Shopping Centres, hosted by TH Real [...]

    ICSC: Greater diversity of rents and leases will emerge from digital age

    Rental models for primary and secondary malls will become more diverse as retailers and landlords try to work out how best to evaluate fair rents for malls, ICSC delegates were told on Tuesday. Speaking at the ICSC European conference, real estate strategist Brenna O’Roarty of RHL Strategic Solutions said that “one size fits all” was [...]

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