26 March 2020
On the face of it, convenience stores, and petrol stations are more than ever, becoming the glue that is holding communities together. However, there are still challenges to overcome: Staffing - Staff safety is paramount to retailers whose staff often come into close cont...
24 March 2020
Update as of 26/03/2020 Earlier this week (w/c 23 March 2020), we saw a set of stringent regulations implemented by the UK government in a bid to eliminate further spread of the coronavirus where possible. On 25 March, NHS England issued a statement to dental secto...
23 March 2020
The impact on hotels has been far-reaching, with almost every country experiencing unprecedented cancellations of bookings and events amidst the pandemic, leading to significant drops in occupancy rates and performance declines.
Italy has been the worst affected market outs...
Childcare & Education
20 March 2020
The guidelines are available here: For schools colleges and local authorities on maintaining educational provision for key workers and vulnerable children For parents and carers; the closure of education settings information In summary: Schools (including ind...
20 March 2020
Update as of 23/03/2020 On Friday 20th March 2020, Boris Johnson took an extraordinary step in the fight against COVID-19, ordering the closure of cafes, bars, pubs and restaurants across the UK, with cinemas, nightclubs leisure centres and gyms to follow. Takeaway venu...
17 March 2020
Oliver Brown, Associate Director within Christie & Co’s Dental team, was the first guest speaker and gave an introductory overview on the market and changing landscape of activity.
Despite prior concerns about how discouragement from large gatherings might affect turnout...
12 March 2020
Following the Bank of England’s announcement yesterday of an emergency cut in interest rates from 0.75% to 0.25% in response to the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak, Mr Sunak has unveiled a tailored coronavirus response package worth £30 bil...
10 March 2020
2019 was a successful year with a 12% increase in completions compared to 2018. The transactional market has been dominated by corporate projects but at the same time we have worked on the sale of single assets to first time buyers and closed homes to residential deve...
03 March 2020
The Property Awards 2020 The Property Week event is the UK’s leading and most prestigious annual awards dedicated to the full spectrum of the commercial property industry, celebrating excellence in commercial property. So why has Christie & Co been shortlisted along w...
26 February 2020
The 'staycation' trend looks set to continue and will further bolster the market appetite across the hospitality sectors, particularly around the east coast, city centres and the Peak District. Despite the ongoing decline of the high street, convenience retail centred in the c...