Comment

Colliers calls on Government to support retail hospitality and leisure sector

Colliers has called on the Government to step in and financially support the retail hospitality and leisure sector....

Remobilising Retail

Online engagement creates physical retail resilience Months of successive national lockdowns has provided consumers with the rare opportunity...

Chancellor ‘has yet again missed a golden opportunity’ – Colliers

The Chancellor’s response to the Consultation on Business Rates reform as outlined in the Budget today was “disappointing”...

Collaborate for climate change

David Fuller-Watts, managing director at Mallcomm, explains what the climate crisis could be the catalyst that brings retail...

British Property Foundation calls for business rates reform

As the Government’s Business Rates Revaluations Consultation, proposing to introduce more frequent 3-yearly revaluations, comes to a close, The...

The future of Barnsley town centre: ‘not just another shopping centre’

Councillor Tim Cheetham, Cabinet Spokesperson for Regeneration and Culture, Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council, gives the low down on...

Business rates review delay ‘only going to mean more job losses’

According to latest media reports the Chancellor Rishi Sunak is to announce that that he is delaying the...

Colliers suggests alternatives to Government ‘blanket holiday approach’ to rates relief

John Webber Head of Business Rates at Colliers International, has suggested that the Government needs to re-think the...

Bricks and mortar retail takes a hit as Debenhams, Topshop and more to become online-only

Bricks and mortar retail is set to take a following the sales of Debenhams and Topshop, Topman and...

Boohoo-Debenhams deal ‘an opportunity to bring new commercial uses’ to high streets, says Colliers

Following the announcement that online retailer Boohoo has bought Debenhams for a £55m deal which will see the...