-Take-up for office space in the UK Markets during Q4 totalled 1.1m sq ft, an increase of 138% compared to Q3. However, this remained below Q4 2019 when take-up reached 2m sq ft

-This brought take-up for the year to 3.9m sq ft, a decline of 40% on the five-year average demonstrating the impact of Covid-19

-The largest deal of the quarter and second of the year saw BT pre-let 175,680 sq ft at 4 New Bailey, Chapel Street, Manchester. BT were also responsible for the largest deal of the year in which they pre-let a further 280,000 sq in Birmingham

-Availability across the UK Markets increased 16% from the end of 2019 to stand at 15m sq ft at the end of 2020