Carter Jonas

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Will Mooney, Partner at leading consultant Carter Jonas, gives his take on issues in the commercial property world.


  • Pump up the volume in a record breaking year for investment

    The end of the year is nigh. Cue the number-crunching frenzy for us property people. We’re gathering data on all aspects of the market in order to... Read More

  • What’s my line?

    “Companies cannot afford to take the instant availability of good space in prime Cambridge locations for granted in the way they have done through... Read More

  • No rest for leisure sector players

    It’s not been a time for those agents with specialist leisure sector teams to put their feet up and relax. It’s not called the leisure ‘industry’... Read More

  • Airing the problem

    It’s not been a scorching summer and while weather forecasts don’t point to top temperatures for the end of the season, I’ve read that the air... Read More

  • Cambridge summer rent review

    Mid-way through the year and the Cambridge office market appears to be hitting the mark or, in some select parts of the city, exceeding the... Read More

  • Mid-tech industrial demand continues in Cambridge

    The demand for new Grade A commercial and new residential property stock in economic hotspot areas like Cambridge creates pressure on sites... Read More

  • A manifesto for development

    With polling in the UK General Election today, Will Mooney – Carter Jonas partner and head of commercial and professional services in the eastern... Read More

  • Education, education, accommodation

    Cambridge’s undergraduate and post-graduate student population are as sophisticated as its workforce in expecting to work and live in space which... Read More

  • Infrastructure key to Cambridge connection

    Property professionals will have welcomed The British Council for Offices (BCO) announcement that it will be raising the game of its Cambridge... Read More

  • Appetite for property investment remains

    The appetite for property investment remains and there are new funds and old funds in the frame in Cambridge, writes Will Mooney of Carter Jonas.... Read More

  • None but the brave

    Mid-way through this decade and, appropriately enough, property agents, commentators and those with development interests in this and other regional... Read More

  • A new year message for all seasons

    This past year has been a pivotal year for property and development interests in Cambridge.If 2013 could be characterised by the phrase ‘that was the... Read More

  • Big names making the noise

    Famous for its start-ups, SMEs and University spin-outs, it’s the big names of the international business world who’ve been making the most noise on... Read More

  • Melting the iceberg

    As we head towards the end of the calendar year, commercial property agents are having to work as hard as ever to secure the property deals which... Read More

  • Dense & Sensitivity

    The ignominy of being ‘awarded’ The  Carbuncle Cup for the worst building in Britain this year belongs to a mixed-use, 17-storey scheme of 109... Read More

  • Fruits of the city

    The summer has seen property interests focus on the south and north poles of the compass points of Cambridge. In the southern rump, AstraZeneca... Read More

  • City-state of the nation

    Early in July, the Government announced the release of the first tranche of a big pot of £6 billion of cash for the English regions. With an eye on... Read More

  • Spatial awareness

    In seeking to do our best to pour a quart into a pint pot when it comes to business space requirements in Cambridge in current market conditions,... Read More

  • The spectre at the feast

    A year ago I was anticipating the end of the central banks’ monetary stimulus for their economies. In the case of the Bank of England, it was, at... Read More

  • The bills and skills to make the builds

    Setting aside the uncertainty of interest rate rises, what could severely hamper the speculative development all peer Cambridge agents are calling... Read More