Capital Values Rise At Record Rate

Capital Values Rise At Record Rate

 According to CBRE’s monthly index, capital values rose by a record 3.3% in December. Retail warehouse values increased by 6.1%. Head of research at CBRE, Peter Damesick attributes the upward turn to “strong demand from overseas investors and renewed flows of money into UK property funds.”

TOTAL RETURN 

  December 12 months to December
All Property 3.9 4.0
Retail 4.4 3.8
Offices 3.5 3.0
Industrial 2.9 6.5

 CAPITAL GROWTH

  December 12 months to December
All Property 3.3 -4.2
Retail 3.8 -4.2
Offices 2.9 -4.9
Industrial 2.2 -2.7

RENTAL GROWTH 

  December 12 months to December
All Property -0.3 -8.9
Retail -0.5 -6.7
Offices -0.1 -14.9
Industrial -0.4 -4.3