Occupier Demand Analysis
Investors are drawn to science and technology, but the sector is about more than simply life sciences and AI. We break things down and explain how the nuances between sub-sectors impact your investment.
Developing a Cambridge life science cluster to advance research and discovery.
Our detailed demand analysis unpicks the drivers of locational requirements for R&D, tracking how fastest-growing university spin outs and large corporates are shaping our local clusters.
We will help you build a picture of the type of international occupiers you should be targeting with your next investment and future proof your asset by setting out the direction of our local hi-tech economies.
Investing in world-renowned Cambridge and Oxford, or newer ecosystems such as Milton Keynes or others within the Arc, means first understanding what drives research-led businesses in those locations and how the world’s biggest brands are clustering around the leading scientific research programmes.
Our in-house research breaks down occupier demand in each cluster in these science/tech-led locations, helping investors understand the differences in the occupier base and explaining why tech firms choose one location over another. It’s not one size fits all.
Our research looks at the office, industrial and laboratory markets in forensic detail, so you can press the button on your next science and technology asset with the future in mind.
Acquiring Pre-let and Speculative Developments
Our long track record of funding the development of assets for the science and technology sector means we’re well-versed in securing Grade A schemes for UK and global investors.
Buying and Selling
Knowledge is everything to the fast-growing business across the Oxford to Cambridge Arc and the UK’s biggest innovation clusters. Having clarity of the detail going into a property deal is also crucial.
Disposal Strategy and Execution
By acting as advisors across the whole lifecycle of science and technology assets, we approach deal making as more than simply brokers. We won’t go to market without a clear strategy.
Nobody tracks the fast-growing science and technology sector quite like Bidwells. The granularity of our market research means UK and global investors can act with pinpoint accuracy.
Stock Selection and Sourcing Market Opportunities
With global investors’ attention trained on science and technology, finding the right opportunities can be challenging. We’ll help you unlock the door.
Transactional and Technical Due Diligence
If you’re buying property for science or technology occupation, we’ll analyse the numbers on your behalf and report any building defects so you can make a sound investment decision.