Views and analysis
17 February 2017
Paul Clark, Chief Investment Officer at The Crown Estate, argues that assessing the strength of the economy on GDP alone is too narrow an approach and often doesn't reveal its true health. And in a more uncertain volatile world, businesses need to think more effectively about how they communicate the broader value they contribute to society.
09 December 2016
Alison Nimmo, Chief Executive Officer at The Crown Estate, reflects on the findings from The Stoddart Review and highlights the importance of the workplace as a key performance lever.
24 November 2016
James Cooksey, Director of Central London at The Crown Estate, reflects on the Future Office competition; a partnership between The Crown Estate and The Architects' Journal that invited architects to pitch their ideas on how inspiring and effective workplaces would operate from 2020 onwards.
25 October 2016
Paul Clark, Chief Investment Officer at The Crown Estate, explains that with fewer destinations for global capital, London's outlook remains strong.
21 July 2016
Judith Everett, Chief Operating Officer of real estate business The Crown Estate, reflects that in a time of uncertainty business has a strong story to tell in driving forward the sustainability agenda
28 June 2016
We take a look at the major trends influencing our occupational and investment markets. These can be highly diverse, ranging from the transformative effect of technology on retailing to the impact that milk prices have on our tenant farmers.
16 May 2016
By the time you read this, we will know who the new London Mayor is, but not the outcome of the EU referendum. These milestones, along with local elections across the country, have dominated headlines for the last few months and kept the property sector on its toes as it considers the potential business impacts. And there is much at stake.
21 December 2015
Sometimes we forget, but all markets are cyclical and commercial real estate is no exception. Particularly in London, but increasingly around the UK as a whole, the capital markets have enjoyed a sustained period of rising values.
Paul Clark: Promotion of cohesive communities will remain important to London’s future competitiveness as a world city
03 October 2015
London is one of the most successful cities in the world and consistently the first port of call for global investors.