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20th September 2016

Global investors keep a keen eye on UK property post-Brexit

The UK commercial property market remains attractive to overseas investors despite the Brexit vote, according to new research. A recent survey of JLL’s global investor client base found that 72 per cent of overseas investors see the fall in sterling as an opportunity to invest in the UK, with over a quarter (27 per cent) of those saying it was an ‘immediate opportunity’.
7th July 2016

Investment opportunities in a sector where demand far exceeds supply

When property investment opportunities exist in a sector where demand far exceeds supply, it often presents an easy decision for investors. Cheshire-based Direct Airport Parking Investment believes this makes off-airport car park spaces at major UK airports a very attractive investment option for new investors and seasoned investors alike.
29th June 2016
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Post-Brexit ‘safe-haven’ investments include airport car parking

In the wake of last week’s Brexit referendum result and its dramatic and immediate effect on the strength of the British pound, savvy investors worldwide are seeking safer investment options. Much of the advice being given to those who monitor the markets with a view to investing is to consider gold, government bonds and other currencies – so-called traditional ‘safe-haven’ investments. Direct Airport Parking Investment, which deals in investments in car parking spaces at major UK airports, thinks that smart investors should also be paying close attention to the opportunity presented by this modern property-based investment.
27th June 2016

Brexit result makes it an ideal time to invest in the UK property market

Following the result of the UK European Union referendum the value of the Great British Pound dropped sharply, to a level not seen for the last three decades. While financial analysts are considering the wider implications of the results, Direct Airport Parking Investment’s view is that it’s good news for investors, in particular overseas investors, who have been considering the buy-to-let option of off-airport car parking.
22nd June 2016

Thriving London Gatwick airport remains an attractive option for shrewd airport car parking investors

As London Gatwick airport reports its busiest ever May, investing in off-airport car parks continues to be a smart option for shrewd private investors. Direct Airport Parking Investment, a master agent for leading UK off-airport car parking provider Park First, watched with interest as London Gatwick’s figures for May were announced. More than a quarter of a million passengers passed through this UK airport during the month. May figures take Gatwick’s moving annual total passenger numbers to 41,123,000 – a new world record for a single runway airport.
1st June 2016

Investment in airports? Park that idea – invest in airport car parking instead!

Private investors globally are recognising the huge investment potential of airports – but one UK business is attracting investment with its high return and fully managed investment opportunity in off-airport car parking. Park First owns and manages thriving off-airport car parks worth in excess of £190 million at major UK airports including London Luton, London Gatwick and Glasgow.

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