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24th May

Samsung shows confidence in London

Samsung Life Insurance has withdrawn 30 Gresham Street, EC2 from sale

23rd May

Sky High McKay

McKay Securities has posted record rental income for 2016-17

23rd May

Central London Rental Map

Curious about office space rents in Central London?

18th May

Nomura sub-lets at Angel Lane

Nomura has sublet two London office floors at 1 Angel Lane, EC4

18th May

Office space volume in London dramatically increased

Office space construction in London reported on by costar

11th May

The Space Makes Room for Irongate

Serviced office provider The Space has taken the whole of Irongate, 22-30 Duke's Place, EC3

9th May

Essensys' Spectacular Fit-out!

Essensys has a great fit-out at Aldgate Tower

8th May

Estates Gazette LOMA report places Newton Perkins in Top 5

Newton Perkins has placed in the top 5 agents for Q1 2017 in the city core

2nd May

Skanska Markets Monument Building

Skanska is seeking £130 million for the Monument Building

25th Apr

DB Predicts Market Resilience

Deutsche Bank expects the market to stay strong in the wake of Brexit pressure

24th Apr

City Investment Market Soars in Q1 2017

Costar has reported on investment market boom since turn of 2017

12th Apr

Antares to occupy new HQ at 21 Lime Street

Antares Underwriting will occupy 32,000 sq ft at 21 Lime Street, EC3

6th Apr

Mitsubishi tower to reach new heights?

Mitsubishi plans to add another 10 floors to its proposed scheme in the City of London

3rd Apr

RICS Brings Hammer Down on Unscrupulous Business Rates Advisors

The Daily Telegraph has reported on new RICS rules concerning the practice of certain Business rates advisors

31st Mar

2017 Rates Hike: How Newton Perkins Can Mitigate the Increase

Newton Perkins can assist companies worried about the 2017 Rating List changes

28th Mar

Latest Developments - March 2017

Newton Perkins reports on a string of successful recent lettings

24th Mar

Deutsche Bank selects new London HQ

Deutsche Bank will move to 21 Moorgate, EC2 in 2023

22nd Mar

London's Confidence Boost

London is showing resilience against the turmoil of the past year, according to a survey by The Confederation of British Industry

16th Mar

Walkie Talkie Sale Sought

Canary Wharf Group is seeking a buyer for its 50% stake in 20 Fenchurch St, EC3

13th Mar

250,000 Business Rates Appeals Backlog

A huge backlog of appeals from the 2010 List adds to an already chaotic situation

8th Mar

A Grate Deal of Deals

Propertyweek has reported on predicted levels of London investment following the Cheesegrater, EC3's acquisition by CC Land

6th Mar

Asset Management Giant formed from Aberdeen/Standard Merger

Firms join forces to create the UK's largest Asset Manager

1st Mar

BUSINESS RATES REVALUATION 2017 BRIEFLY EXPLAINED

Newton Perkins' Mark de Roeper debunks the myths about the 2017 Rating list

1st Mar

CPA Reports on Market News

The City Property Association's latest market updates

1st Mar

Cheesegrater Sells for £1.15 billion

122 Leadenhall Street EC3 sells for over £1 billion

28th Feb

Pastures New for Freshfields

Law firm Freshfields has signed a 250,000 sq ft prelet at 100 Bishopsgate, EC4

27th Feb

USS to sell 110 Cannon Street

USS is selling 110 Cannon Street, EC4

27th Feb

Laying Down the Law

Six Law firms have recently launched City of London requirements

15th Feb

Lloyd's of London backs Prohibition

Lloyd's of London's drinking ban during work hours has created much talk in the City of London

14th Feb

London Rising High

London skyscraper developments are at an all time high

7th Feb

Bank of America Ponders Move

BAML is thought to have a 500,000 sq ft requirement for London office space

1st Feb

Leadenhall triangle investment partner sought

EGi has reported on an the Leadenhall Triangle EC3 office space development

30th Jan

Cannon Place Sale Imminent?

Cannon Place, EC4 may shortly be sold

27th Jan

Is the "Brexodus" overstated?

A review of the possible impact to London office market of Brexit

26th Jan

Let's be Lloyds Avenue

Newton Perkins has let 2 floors of office space in Lloyds Avenue EC3

26th Jan

1 Leadenhall Approved by City Of London

Brookfield's development plan for 1 Leadenhall, EC3 has received approval

25th Jan

Expedia to remain in Angel Building, EC1

Expedia has cancelled its 400,000 sq ft search for a new office building

25th Jan

Shard Reaches its Zenith

The Shard is now almost completely let

24th Jan

WeWork agrees Tower 42 prelet

Estates Gazette has reported on WeWork's latest office space EC2 prelet

24th Jan

Brexit > Trump

Are City of London office occupiers disturbed by the new US administration and Brexit?

23rd Jan

Brookfield set for City tower approval

Brookfield are planning a new EC3 office development

20th Jan

Fountain House update

Newton Perkins reports on recent leasing activity at office space in Fountain House, EC3

19th Jan

54 Fenchurch Street Lets Up!

Newton Perkins is pleased to welcome 2 new tenants to 54 Fenchurch Street, EC3

17th Jan

M9 Holding the aces at 50 Fenchurch Street

Newton Perkins is delighted to welcome M9 Holdings to office space at 50 Fenchurch Street, EC3

16th Jan

London office trophies offloaded by overseas investors

A report on latest City of London offices trends

16th Jan

Hooray for Toray!

Newton Perkins client Toray International has a new EC3 office

16th Jan

Fenchurch Streets Ahead

Newton Perkins has completed a letting at prestigious 100 Fenchurch Street, EC3

13th Jan

Chinese banks to expand to City of London

Estates Gazette reports on City of London office space being sought by Chinese firms

12th Jan

A new City View?

Cityview, the Corporation of London's magazine, reports on the latest proposals for skyscrapers in EC3

4th Nov

Be Advised

Rating “Cowboys” can severely damage your company’s financial health

28th Oct

Towering Ambitions

Mixed news for two London tower developments

27th Oct

100 Not Out!

Newton Perkins celebrated its centenary year in style at the Grange Hotel, St Paul's EC4

5th Aug

New day for NewDay

Newton Perkins acted for Newday in an acquisition of 30,000 sq ft

1st Aug

Newly Minted by Appointment

City A.M has reported on the planned remodelling at Royal Mint Court, EC3

19th Jul

Insured Against Brexit?

Newton Perkins reports on the possible fallout from Britain's EU departure

14th Jul

Highly Rated de Roeper Joins Newton Perkins

Mark de Roeper joins the Newton Perkins rating team

31st May

Newton Perkins Client Brookfield Submits Tower Report

Brookfield has submitted a scoping report to planning authorities for its tower development at Leadenhall Court, EC3

20th May

AECOM Reports on Build Costs

AECOM has reported on rising tender prices and the outlook for the market as a whole

19th May

EC3 Tower Facing Opposition

Reports are surfacing of opposition to plans for the City of London's tallest tower

28th Apr

Newton Perkins Client Wins BCO Award!

Newton Perkins reports on Natixis Global Asset Management's BCO Award

21st Apr

Serviced Offices Served Up

Newton Perkins is pleased to announce an arrangement with Flexioffices to provide serviced office solutions

24th Mar

Newton Perkins' Centenary

Newton Perkins is celebrating its 100th year in 2016!

11th Mar

London: The Global Powerhouse

According to a major new report, London can retain its preeminence outside EU membership

18th Feb

The Royal Arcade

A new website has been launched for the Royal Arcade managed by Newton Perkins

10th Feb

City Development to Reach New Heights

A report on a planned new development at One Undershaft, EC3

28th Jan

Can London Survive as a Reinsurance hub?

Insurance Times reports on London market conditions

19th Jan

Newton Perkins Measures Up

A report on new office measurement regulations

18th Dec

Tournament Blasts Off!

Newton Perkins' Squash Tournament has taken off in 2016.

14th Dec

Newton Perkins' Winter Wonderland of Deals

A report on Q4 leasing activity

11th Dec

A Supreme Verdict

The Supreme Court has ruled on Marks and Spencer's case against BNP Paribas

27th Nov

Monumental Conclusion

Newton Perkins reports on the final letting at Monument Place, EC3

25th Nov

Newton Perkins Leading EC3 Market

Newton Perkins top leading property research agency CoStar's EC3 market tables

12th Nov

Wired for Success

Estates Gazette reports on latest push towards London's modernization of IT infrastructure

16th Oct

AON's "Grate" New Offices

Newton Perkins' Paul Vernon-Smith reports on AON's new Global HQ in London

12th Oct

Boom in City Jobs

City A.M recently reported on booming levels of employment in the City

1st Oct

Fringe Benefits - TMT Trends in London

Newton Perkins reports on the latest news in EC2 office trends

16th Sep

City A.M. Wakes Up to Second Decade

CIty A.M. celebrated its 10th anniversary in some style at the Old Guildhall, London.

3rd Sep

London Rents Top Table In Europe

London office rents are now the highest of any city in Europe

26th Aug

Newton Perkins Leads the Pack

A review of Newton Perkins' recent activity in the London office property market

18th Aug

Ronson to Ron-seal Heron Deal?

Gerald Ronson's Heron International may be about to sell the iconic 110 Bishopsgate tower

31st Jul

Another high for the City skyline

Mitsubishi wins planning for consent for a new City of London tower

28th Jul

Desktop Clean Up

The RICS reports on latest office space trends in London

6th Jul

Ace weighs in to buy Chubb

Two Insurance heavyweights to merge

3rd Jul

Natixis Signs at One Carter Lane

Newton Perkins acquires space on behalf of its client, Natixis Global Asset Management

26th Jun

Race for Space Continues Apace

City A.M. has recently reported on the increasing office boom in London

17th Jun

Pinnacle to Reach New Point

New Plans have been submitted for the stalled Pinnacle development at 22 Bishopsgate, EC2

15th Jun

London to Face reinsurance hub challenge?

Is London set to be challenged by new reinsurance locations?

29th May

Fenchurch Street Revolution

Another major office scheme is set to transform Fenchurch Street

29th May

Thomas More Square Lets Up

The Thomas More Square estate is now fully let

20th May

London Office Investments Experience Q1 Dip

A Review of Q1 investments trends in the London office market

14th May

City Corporation In the Limelight

21 Lime Street is purchased by the City of London

6th May

Newton Perkins earn top ranking in London agency tables

Newton Perkins feature in the top 7 leasing agents in London during Q1, according to EG

30th Apr

Newton Perkins Spring Into Action

Newton Perkins Q1 2015 City of London office space report

24th Apr

EC3 - A New High!

A record rent has been achieved for a City of London office

15th Apr

Willing...But Able? A 2015 Update

Newton Perkins' Jon Beilin reports on the conditions in 2015 for occupiers seeking City of London offices

31st Mar

Double Whammy for London Office Occupiers?

New research has highlighted the potential that the 2017 Rating Revaluation could significantly increase property costs for London office occupiers.

26th Mar

Financial Occupiers Win Back London Lettings Title

Estaes Gazette report on London office space trends in 2014

27th Feb

Ivanhoe Consortium Arrows In On 3 Minster Court

A consortium are purchasing 3 Minster Court, EC3

24th Feb

Pinnacle Helter-Skelters towards Start

The Pinnacle, EC2 is due for a dramatic re-design after Axa purchase

12th Feb

Newton Perkins Retains Top 5 City Agent Position

Newton Perkins featues in Estates Gazette's latest London office market report

4th Feb

Ping An Buys Again in EC3

Ping An has completed its purchase of Tower Place, EC3

16th Jan

Flourishing Fenchurch Street

Newton Perkins Partner Harry Trotter reports on latest EC3 office space development

12th Jan

London Offices Given New Lease of Life

A report into a successful 2014 in the London office leasing market

18th Dec

Newton Perkins' Squash Tournament Enters Its 40th Year

Newton Perkins' 40th year running its squash tournament is upon us!

17th Dec

Watts Important About Christmas?

A Christmas poem from Watts' Ian Ford on behalf of charities Save the Children and NSPCC

9th Dec

Houndsditch Joint Venture Announced

Madison International Realty Purchases 50% stake in Houndsditch Estate, EC3

28th Nov

Rent Review - Threat or Opportunity

Newton Perkins partner Anthony Wollaston discusses rent reviews.

12th Nov

A City Record-Breaker

A year of firsts in the City of London Office space market

11th Nov

Gherkin out of a Pickle

The "Gherkin" at 30 St Mary Axe has sold to Brazilian investment firm Safra

29th Oct

Newton Perkins - Summer Leasin'

An update on our busy summer in the office property market

21st Oct

City Bounce Back to Drive Property Market Momentum

The City of London's recovery from the downturn will provide stimulus to the office market

21st Oct

Newton Perkins Squash Tournament 2015

Celebrating 40 Years of intense competition!

1st Oct

Newton Perkins - Top 5 City Agent

Newton Perkins has once again been ranked one of the top agents in the City of London

29th Sep

Agile Working

AECOM reports on this latest trend in office working and its impact on office space usage

17th Sep

Broadgate Puts Up “Full” Stickers

Newton Perkins reports on one of the City of London's most enduring office schemes

29th Aug

Worried By Rising Rents In The City?

Latest occupation data analysis from Newton Perkins Partner Harry Trotter

14th Aug

New homes: who's moved where in the insurance world?

Insurance Times reports on EC3 office property trends

8th Aug

Fair Play at Bevis Marks

Fairplay Estates set to redevelop Bevis Marks House.

29th Jul

ETC Conference Into Monument

ETC Venues take two floors at 8 Eastcheap, EC3

24th Jul

City Becoming Centre of Learning

London School of business re-locates to the city of London

14th Jul

Aviva Plans Fountain of Redevelopment

Fountain House, EC3 is slated for redevelopment

1st Jul

Gherkin in a Pickle

The Gherkin at 30 St Mary Axe, EC3 is up for sale

25th Jun

Omnicom Bags all of Bankside

Omnicom is under offer to take all of Bankside House, SE1

23rd Jun

Office Occupancy On The Increase

City of London office space occupancy at highest level since 2008

10th Jun

Upswing in London Start-Ups

Start-up firms increasingly choosing central London locations for office space

3rd Jun

Lloyd's to Glide into Gotham City?

Lloyd's potential move could shake up the EC3 market

20th May

East Side Roll!

East City of London office space take up increases in 2014.

15th May

City A.M. Wake Up to New HQ

City A.M. occupy space in Fountain House, EC3

6th May

Squash Tournament 2014 - GVA & Savills Triumph on May Day

GVA and Savills won through in the Newton Perkins Squash Tournament Finals Evening on May the 1st

24th Apr

CPO Controversy at Fenchurch Street

City of London to use CPO powers

23rd Apr

Squash Tournament 2014 Finalists Line Up

NP Squash tournament 2014 finalists announced

16th Apr

103 Triple Tops Poll

103 Cannon St wins best reception prize

7th Apr

London leads the way in Europe

London in dominant position as a business capital in Europe

3rd Apr

Newton Perkins Springs Into Action

A report on a busy Q1 in the City of London office market

1st Apr

British Land Use Their Loaf

British Land to build new "slice of bread" tower

13th Mar

TMT sets the trend

TMT occupiers diversifying the city office market

20th Dec

Newton Perkins Squash Tournament - 2013 Hotshot Line-Up

29 firms are lined up to compete in the 2013 Newton Perkins’ Squash Tournament.

4th Jul

Great News for Towers of London

Great News for Towers of London

4th Jul

Mind Candy at Silicon Roundabout

Mind Candy at Silicon Roundabout

26th Jun

Mayor intervenes at Fruit and Wool Exchange

Mayor intervenes at Fruit and Wool Exchange

21st Jun

Avestus Sells Senator House

Avestus Sells Senator House

19th Jun

Property Firm splashes cash in Old Street

Property Firm splashes cash in Old Street

18th Jun

Can the City rely on insurance?

Can the City rely on insurance?

24th May

Newton Perkins in Centre of City Action

Newton Perkins in Centre of City Action

16th May

Rates Hike Hits London Occupiers

Rates Hike Hits London Occupiers

3rd May

Squash Finals Result - Gorilla Awakes!

Squash Finals Result - Two Birds Fly as Inner Gorilla Awakes!

29th Mar

Spring in Newton Perkins' Step

Spring in Newton Perkins' Step

29th Mar

Newton Perkins' Squash Tournament 2012 - Semi-Finals

Newton Perkins' Squash Tournament 2012 - Semi-Finals

15th Mar

Insurers Lift City Occupier Market

Costar report that Insurers Lift City Occupier Market

7th Mar

Newton Perkins Launches "Tenant Advisory Service"

Newton Perkins Launches "Tenant Advisory Service"

27th Feb

Tri-mandate for Newton Perkins

Tri-mandate for Newton Perkins

13th Feb

Newton Perkins in Top 5 for City Lettings in Latest LOMA Report

Newton Perkins in Top 5 for City Lettings in Latest LOMA Report

1st Feb

21 at 60!

21 at 60!

24th Jan

AON Relocation to Trigger Major Boost to London EC3 Office Market

AON Relocation to Trigger Major Boost to London EC3 Office Market

24th Jan

Tower Bridge 1892!

Tower Bridge 1892!

19th Dec

Iconic Insurance Building Listed

Lloyds of London's thirty year old office building

7th Dec

9 Ways to Save

Advice saves our occupier clients time, money and effort!!

24th Nov

November Fireworks!

November Fireworks!

24th Nov

Willing....But Able?

Willing....But Able?

23rd Nov

1-3 Worship St

The 1st Floor has been successfully acquired on behalf of City Socialising Ltd by Newton Perkins. The social media firm have relocated from Southwark.

9th Nov

Chris Morrow - Chartered Surveyor!

Chris Morrow BA, PGDip in the firm's Rating Department has recently successfully completed the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Assessment of Professional Competence and has therefore qualified as a member of the RICS.<br/><br/>

26th Oct

Regal House, 70 London Road, Twickenham, TW1

Our client, Aviva, has agreed terms with Travelodge and are on site building a new 111 bedroom hotel

26th Oct

London Offices Market Analysis - Top Four Placing

In the latest "London Offices Market Analysis" research report, Q3 2011, Newton Perkins is ranked as the 4th

24th Oct

Plantation Placed!

Newton Perkins has acted for Muller Professional Services Ltd which advises Credit Suisse Asset Management in lettings at Plantation Place South

21st Oct

Resolute Result

We advised Resolute Management, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway

21st Oct

October Activity

The Newton Perkins Agency Team has had a particularly active run of lettings in October including the following:

18th Jul

City A.M. has leased the fourth floor (7,200 sq ft) of 33 Queen Street

Fast expanding City financial newspaper ,City A.M. has leased the fourth floor (7,200 sq ft) of 33 Queen Street.

18th Jul

Walbrook Land has purchased the freehold interest of 103 Cannon Street

With Newton Perkins’ advice, Palmer Capital and it’s venture capital backed property company Walbrook Land has purchased the freehold interest of 103 Cannon Street, EC4 for just under £6m from Minerva.

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