12 July, 2021

CBRE UK Research published its annual UK Real Estate Market Outlook in December 2020. At the time, concerns about the UK’s Brexit transition, rising COVID-19 cases, and the potential for a third lockdown were the industry’s pre-occupations. Only a handful of citizens had been vaccinated.

But a huge amount of water has flowed under the bridge since then. In this report we look back at our predictions and provide an updated view as to how we think the UK real estate market will fare for the rest of 2021.

Click on the segments on the wheel below to find out what we said in December, what actually happened, and what we predict will happen next.


Sources: ONS, BBC News, Bank of England, HM Treasury, HotStats, CBRE Research, CBRE Monthly Index, CIPS, React News, Tourism Economics.