‘Northshoring’ driving lettings for Bruntwood

BRUNTWOOD's chief executive Chris Oglesby says lettings at the firm are partly being driven by "Northshoring".

In the group's annual accounts Mr Oglesby explains this is the process of London-based companies trying to cut overheads by moving to cheaper regional cities.

The Manchester-based group had its best year for lettings in 2012 since 2007, with a 10% increase from 480,000 sq ft to 600,000 sq ft.

Mr Oglesby admitted this was partly down to increased market share where the firm is active in Manc... For the full story register now for free or login below...