Julian is an owning Partner at Farebrother, specialising in Office and Retail Leasing, Sales & Development across Central London but with particular expertise in London’s Midtown having championed this market for over 20 years. Jules advises Landlord and Occupier client businesses on Development, Refurbishments, Disposals and Acquisitions and provides Strategic Real Estate advice to corporates. His clients include Hermes, Standard Life, Aberdeen Asset Management, LaSalle Investment Management, Blackstone, Oxford Properties and Land Securities. His building-by-building market knowledge and insight into workplace strategies is coupled with a detailed understanding of Investors.
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The increase in capital values and rents in the mid town area over the past five years has led to an increase in development activity which is set to continue for the foreseeable future. The opening of Crossrail stations at Farringdon and Tottenham Court Road in 2018 is already proving a significant driver for investment.
Midtown is preparing for a step-change in its popularity that will arrive with Crossrail. But it is already becoming a richer and more varied place for tenants – measured by an influx of new creative occupiers and a new ‘beardwatch’ index.