CBRE to pay £960m for majority stake in Turner & Townsend

Real estate firm CBRE is to acquire a majority interest in project management firm Turner & Townsend.

Published 28 July 2021

CBRE to consolidate three West Scotland offices into 177 Bothwell Street

CBRE is to relocate its teams based in three offices into a new prime office in Glasgow city centre, creating a new major central hub in the West of Scotland.

Published 22 July 2021

Kyle Faichney and Greig Paris join CBRE's building consultancy team

Real estate advisor CBRE has announced two new appointments to expand its project management and building consultancy department.

Published 19 July 2021

MRP continues Broadway investment with purchase of 200 Renfield Street

Property developer MRP has completed the purchase of 200 Renfield Street in Glasgow.

Published 18 May 2021

CBRE: Scottish office market sees modest first quarter with country in lockdown

The latest CBRE office market research has revealed a modest performance across Glasgow and Edinburgh cities in the first quarter of 2021 as the country endured lockdown restrictions.

Published 16 April 2021

Plans submitted for new Aberdeen business park

Plans for a new business park in Aberdeen on the site of Trafalgar House in Altens have been lodged with the council.

Published 9 April 2021

CBRE: Encouraging end to 2020 for Aberdeen office market

The latest research by global real estate adviser CBRE has revealed a positive end to 2020 for the Aberdeen office market, with a take-up of 155,926 sq ft for the final quarter. Whilst this is down 34% on the same period in 2019, it is 26% up on the five-year average of 123,307 sq ft for Q4.

Published 21 January 2021

Andy Cunningham: Time to take stock and build workplaces of the future

As Grade A office stock reaches an all time low, Andy Cunningham from CBRE considers why we need to take stock and consider the workplaces of the future.

Published 8 December 2020

Glasgow's Portcullis House site sold for new Build to Rent project

Developer and manager of residential property for rent Watkin Jones has completed the purchase of Portcullis House in Glasgow from Mapeley Investment Group Limited.

Published 27 August 2020

CBRE urges Scottish Government to continue with planned non-domestic rates revaluation

Global real estate advisor CBRE is urging the Scottish Government not to delay the planned business rates revaluation in 2022 following the UK Government’s announcement to postpone the 2021 revaluation in England.

Published 20 May 2020

Glasgow's Portcullis House for sale

CBRE has announced the launch to market of Portcullis House in Glasgow, representing a rare opportunity to acquire a detached office building in the heart of the city with extensive redevelopment opportunities.

Published 30 April 2020

Edinburgh sees 35% rise in office take-up before coronavirus outbreak while Glasgow records decrease

The latest office market data gathered by CBRE has revealed that office take-up in Edinburgh in the first quarter of 2020 increased by 35% to 130,640 sq ft, signifying a positive start to 2020.

Published 23 April 2020

‘Encouraging start’ to 2020 for Aberdeen office market

Aberdeen’s office market enjoyed a healthy start to 2020 with a total take-up of 170,500 sq ft for the first quarter, representing a 362% increase on the Q1 2019 figure and a 72% increase on the five-year average for Q1, research by CBRE has revealed.

Published 9 April 2020

CBRE calls on Scottish Government to reconsider introduction of S13 Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Act

Global real estate advisor CBRE is urging the Scottish Government to reconsider the introduction of a section of the Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Act which will remove Scottish businesses’ rights to lodge rating valuation appeals based on economic changes.

Published 23 March 2020

Gregor Porteous joins operational real estate team at CBRE

Global real estate advisor CBRE has announced the appointment of Gregor Porteous for its operational real estate (OPRE) team in Scotland.

Published 17 March 2020