Brexit: Implications for the UK Property Market

The UK’s decision to leave the European Union, followed closely by the resignation of the Prime Minister, has created a vacuum of uncertainty and a period of volatility for the UK’s property market. Read More »

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Rise in Supply Gives Tenants Greater Choice

UK rents in Q1 2016 were 3.9% than the same period last year.

However, April’s change in stamp duty (which introduced a new 3% levy on buy-to-let properties and second homes) has disrupted the normal balance of supply and demand causing average rents across England and Wales to fall 0.2% in May. Read More »

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I Believe

Do I have the perfect team? No. Do I wish that there were times where we had a greater attention to detail, would have worked a little bit longer or taken an extra minute to understand the impact of our action? Of course. But those shortcomings are rarely terminal and none of us (leadership included) are perfect. Read More »

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London’s New Mayor on Housing

Housing was one of the most important political battlegrounds during the recent London Mayoral elections, won by Sadiq Khan this May. It is such an important issue that some described the election as a “referendum on housing” as London struggles to meet the needs of an ever-increasing population. Read More »

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Spotlight on: Bristol

Bristol, a thriving and prosperous city in South West England was granted County status in 1373. For the next 500 years it ranked amongst the top three English cities after London, and was named a county borough in 1889 when the term was first introduced. Read More »

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Keep Your Balance

For managers at organizations across the globe, be it in small companies or large corporations, we all face that delicate balancing act. Balancing the short term with the long term. Balancing the needs of the organization as a whole with the needs of your specific team members. Read More »

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Local Insight: Charlotte

Charlotte Skyline CCCharlotte, North Carolina is a beautiful mix of new meeting old. The city proudly boasts being named after Queen Charlotte of England and stands on the crossroads of an old Native American trading route. It has a rich history Read More »

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Catching Up with Our Houston Network

Rob Speaking - editedThis week was the WERC Americas Mobility Conference in Houston. For those of us in the relocation industry it is, among other things, a great opportunity to meet up with friends and colleagues from around the globe. My favorite part of the event actually happens before the official start of the conference. Read More »

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It is Still About the People

I read a post from Torben Rick recently called Culture Change is Key in Digital Transformation. I thought it was an important reminder that no matter what you are embarking on as an organization, regardless of the technology you are utilizing; it always comes down to the people. We are bombarded on a daily basis with news about the newest app that will revolutionize some industry, but we can miss the fact that behind the scenes this was built by people who had to interact with other people to come up with the perfect solution. Read More »

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Destination Profile: Mexico

One of the most important developing economies in Latin America and worldwide. Read More »

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