A Return to City Centre Living

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30 years ago many UK city centres were desolate and dilapidated; in the evenings and night time crime was rife and many were considered unsafe.

Wind forward 30 years and our cities are bustling with activity and nightlife. This is as a direct result of an urban renaissance, especially in the North of England.

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The Crisis in UK Shopping Centres

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Following on from my article The Future of The High Street, do shopping centres have the same issues?

In many towns and cities in the UK, shopping centres are the central hub of the shopping district.

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Freerunners – Implications for Property Owners

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Freerunning or Parkour developed from military obstacle course training including running, jumping, rolling and swinging around structures or buildings without any protective equipment. This has become increasingly popular with participants posting videos on social media platforms such as YouTube.

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Build to Rent - Turning City Living into a Service

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The demand for city centre living remains strong but like shopping on the High Street, its becoming much more about the experience.

Build To Rent (BTR) is still in its infancy in the UK, but there is no doubt the attraction of institution owned and managed accommodation is here to stay.

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