Prime UK commercial property rents increase 0.1% in Q1 2019

Retail

  • At the national level, All Shops prime rents decreased -1.0% in Q1 2019.
  • Overall, prime Shops yields increased 12bps in Q1 2019.

Offices

  • Prime rents in the Office sector increased 0.6% in Q1.
  • Prime Office yields were relatively stable (+1bp).

Industrials

  • Industrial prime rents increased 1.0% in Q1, outperforming Offices and Retail.
  • Industrial sector prime yields were flat in the first quarter of 2019. However, sector level results masked a divergence in regional performance.