South East Office Investment Market Commentary Q2 2017

We are pleased to present our Q2 2017 South East Office Investment Bulletin.

Key findings for this quarter include:

  • £451 of South East office transacted in Q2 across 28 spate transactions.
  • £16.1m was the average deal size for Q2, 17% smaller than Q1, as 22 of 28 transactions were sub-£20m.
  • £830m of South East offices are currently under offer or exchanged.
  • 32% of acquisitions were transacted by overseas investors who were the most acquisitive investor type throughout Q2.
  • 44% of sales marketed throughout Q2 were launched by private equity funds.
  • 64% of transactions traded at sub 6.00% NIY.
  • Average prime South East office yields are currently 5.25%, however Q2 has seen downward pressure on prime yields, mainly due to the increased demand from institutions.

To find out more, please download our full report.