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Why international money is turning UK logistics property upside down

David Thame warns occupiers that attractive leases signed today could come back to haunt you in the markets of the future

According to data from Knight Frank, in the first half of 2021 around £6bn was invested in UK warehousing – more than double for the same period last year, and 54% higher than the same period in 2018. With yields on industrial property reaching 3-4%, it is little wonder that institutional investors are snapping up units faster than they can be built.


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