UK Farm Land Prices Will Continue to Rise in 2013

Farm land prices in England and Wales have reached record highs in last year’s second half and are still expected to go up in 2013, according to the Rural Land Market Survey freshly released by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Average farm land prices per acre were up to £6,783 in Wales and England, driven by increasing demand for commercial farmland in the second half of 2012 and will continue to rise this year.

American Billionaire Nabs UK’s Soho House Club

3WAJYCQPU63C American Billionaire Ron Burkle has acquired majority ownership of the popular UK club Soho House. Nick Jones, who originally founded the club in London 17 years ago, confirmed the sale in an email to Soho House members. Although Soho House began in London, it eventually became an entire network of clubs, hotels and restaurants,

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Berkeley Group to Convert 90 Offices to Homes in City of London

Berkeley Group Holdings Plc (BKG) plans to convert 90 offices in the City of London financial district. The homes, located in the Roman House, will be part of an expansion of the building from six stories to eight stories, and will include homes ranging from studios to three bedrooms. Berkeley Group acquired the 8,600 square

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Foreign Investors Hold Most of City of London’s Real Estate

For the first time, non-British investors control the most real estate in London’s financial district. The City of London, or simply “the City” is the historic core of the greater London, England, and it also happens to be London’s financial center. According to a new report, 52% of the property in the financial district is

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