Andrew Cooke Bruntwood Works

Ok, Google – how is worktech evolving in response to Covid-19?

Workspaces must constantly evolve to become smarter, and smart tech offers the possibility of using space in more efficient, proficient ways – important as we respond to changing working habits driven by the pandemic, writes Andrew Cooke, strategic director of Bruntwood Works.

Gensler 826 Valencia California

Retail has entered ‘era of belonging’

What does the future hold for retail and leisure? These are clearly challenging times, but seen against those sectors that were cruising before Covid but are now flailing for new ideas, such as offices, retailers have a headstart in confronting uncomfortable truths, and daring those who hold the purse strings to rip it up and start again.

Richard Plaistowe

What next for Brexit and IP?

On 31 January 2020, having ratified the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK left the EU and entered into a transition period which ends on 31 December 2020. Writes Richard Plaistowe.

Andrew Timoney Mills & Reeve

Are cities scarred by office to residential developments?

In May 2013, the then UK Coalition government passed an amendment to the General Permitted Development Order which allowed the conversion of offices into new residential dwellings without the need to obtain full planning permission. Instead, developers had ‘deemed approval’. Andrew Timoney writes.

Tom Wallace Re Leased

PODCAST | Tom Wallace, Re-Leased

Tom Wallace, Founder and CEO of Re-Leased, the fast-growing cloud-based commercial property management software joins Paul Unger, editor of PlaceTech, to talk about how to utilise data for planning the recovery and the Re-Leased UK growth story.

Smarten Spaces

REGISTER NOW | Back to work to a dynamic workplace

Smarten Spaces and PlaceTech invite you to hear from a selection of the leading office developers and major occupiers as they explore how to make the best return to the office for your business in a changing real estate world.

Retail supermarket empty shelves

Debate the future of retail + leisure

Hear from Broadway Malyan, Gensler, Legal & General, Mallcomm and Appear Here at this special briefing on the outlook for one of the most challenged sectors of commercial real estate.