Quality offices refurbished in Birmingham.
Central Birmingham offices undergo successful refurbishment scheme.
A high profile office refurbishment in the heart of Birmingham has been completed by the Salmon Harvester Opportunity Fund. The company completely refurbished the 9th floor of high quality office property One Victoria Square. The offices are hugely popular with companies and have become something of a local landmark due to their distinct design and classic features.
The newly refurbished offices will provide in excess of 6,500 square feet of grade A office space within the popular Birmingham district. One of the key selling points is the amazing panoramic view that is available from the 9th floor. This is in addition to the brand new features and amenities that the refurbishment has added. (more…)
Leeds landmark sold for record price.
Park House acquired in a deal amounting to over £2 million.
High quality Leeds office space Park House has been sold for more than £2 million in a new deal that will change the face of the Leeds office market. The building was formerly owned by the Greater Manchester Pension Fund who sold the property for the impressive price this week. The building has been standing in Leeds since the 18th century and has become something of a local landmark.
Park House spans 18,000 square feet of office space and was sold quickly following its addition to the commercial property market. In fact, the property has not been on the market to buy for over 25 years. The building has a rich heritage and started out originally as a wool mill. Since then several companies have occupied the space in both retail and office suites. Current tenants include AIM Legal Expenses, Ryden LLP and Pizza Express. (more…)
Top ten worst office jargon phrases.
UK office workers have chosen their top ten most hated managerial office terms.
Opinium Research has conducted a new service to discover what annoys office colleagues the most in workplaces around the UK. Rating highly on this list was the use of office or managerial jargon phrases. Subsequently the company also took a poll of the top ten worst offenders.
Right at the the top of the list is ‘thinking outside the box’ which a huge 21% of office workers voted as the worst phrase. Other offenders included ‘let’s touch base’ and the ever irritating let’s not throw pies in the dark. The survey was carried out by interviewing 1,836 adult workers from UK offices between the dates of 15th and 18th January. (more…)
Savills to move to new offices in Liverpool.
Real estate company to lease Liverpool dockside offices.
Savills has announced it is expanding its presence in Liverpool and moving to larger offices located in the Princes Dock development.
Currently the company occupies space in Water Street within the city. Savills will take up 2,330 square feet of office space on the first floor of Building 8 on the riverside. The high quality office space in the Princes Dock development will allow the company to accommodate more employees in the North West. (more…)