Subdued start to the year for industrial – CBRE

TAKE-up of industrial and logistics space in the Midlands was subdued during the first quarter of 2013 with less than 300,000 sq ft transacted, according to research by CBRE.

In the first three months of the year, take-up of new and secondhand units above 100,000 sq ft totalled just 290,000 sq ft, split between two deals including Laidlaw Interiors Group’s 120,000 sq ft letting at Unit 1 at The Hub in Aston, Birmingham, and the 150,000 sq ft letting to MWW at Altitude in Witton.

Richard Meering, senior director in... For the full story register now for free or login below...