02.10.2008 - London office deals cut by 40%
From Thisissuttoncoldfield.co.uk: The commercial property market in London has suffered one of its toughest quarters as the deepening financial crisis batters confidence. Property firm Cushman & Wakefield today warned that the credit crunch continues to depress the central London office market, with just £1.24bn of deals completed in the last three months. That was down 40% on the second quarter and a fifth of the £6.08bn of transactions in the third quarter last year. The scale of the wreckage was underlined by the fact 80% of deals in the last three months were by overseas investors, particularly German funds..... Full Article: Source