United Kingdom
Research

Research 

Looking for answers to industry problems? Trying to get some perspective on your business sector? Or just looking for statistical or other evidence to back up a presentation to the board? The KPMG knowledge base of articles and publications is a good place to start.

It demonstrates our understanding of many of the complex business issues faced by companies around the world. And if you’d like a deeper understanding call one of our business experts.
Go Search
Results 1-16 of 16.
ImageTitle/DescriptionArticle Date 
 

Budget 2014: Imbalanced housing measures are creating the conditions to double your money in 2 years

OBR forecasts show house price inflation reaching levels not seen since 2007
Modified date: 27/08/2014
Press release
 

KPMG selects 30 North Colonnade for new London office

KPMG has selected 30 North Colonnade in Canary Wharf for the replacement of the firm’s Salisbury Square office which has a lease expiry in 2015
Modified date: 26/08/2014
Press release
 

Bullish attitude returns to the property market, as investors adopt increasingly opportunistic strategies, says KPMG report

The global real estate market will see a resurgence of deal activity over the next 12 months, according to 2014 KPMG Real Estate Invest Survey
Modified date: 17/08/2014
Press release
 

Pensions changes could see Bank of Mum and Dad fund even more first time buyers

Unlock cash from pensions could boost the housing market and see more parents help their children up on to the first rung of the property ladder
Modified date: 15/08/2014
Press release
 

Rising housing market and falling unemployment boosts consumers’ willingness to spend, says KPMG

David McCorquodale, UK Head of Retail at KPMG, comments on the latest Retail Sales figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS)
Modified date: 14/08/2014
Press release
 

Fix our housing shortage or see house prices quadruple in just twenty years, warn KPMG and Shelter

Without a radical programme of house building average house prices in England could double in just ten years to £446,000, research released today
Modified date: 14/08/2014
Press release
 

UK real estate investment trusts – at a glance

Our Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) publication provides an overview of the UK REIT regime in 2014.
Modified date: 10/07/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Real Estate newsletter

KPMG’s Real Estate newsletter provides a summary of the accounting and related matters which participants in the real estate sector need to be aware of.
Modified date: 03/07/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Game changing measures to release brownfield land must be implemented quickly, says KPMG

Jan Crosby, Head of Housing at KPMG comments on the announcement of measures by the Chancellor to kickstart housebuilding.
Modified date: 13/06/2014
Press release
 

Availability of permanent candidates falls at sharpest rate since November 1997

Permanent placements and temporary billings continue to rise strongly despite sharply falling candidate availability. Further strong rise in permanent salaries, while temp pay growth accelerates
Modified date: 06/06/2014
Press release
 

Budget 2014: Potential reintroduction of seeding relief would boost investment in UK real estate

Sean Randall, Head of Stamp Taxes at KPMG, comments on the announcement that the Government will consult on the Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) treatment
Modified date: 19/03/2014
Press release
 

Budget 2014: More overseas owners of UK property caught in tax net

Further rules were introduced in the Budget today which will impact UK properties owned by overseas entities valued at between £500,000 and £2 million. The Treasury said that this would affect 12,000 individuals.
Modified date: 19/03/2014
Press release
 

Budget 2014: Stamp duty changes are too indiscriminate in nature

Today’s changes mean the rate of tax for dwellings worth between £500,001 and £1 million will rise by almost 400% where a company is the purchaser
Modified date: 19/03/2014
Press release
 

Autumn Statement 2013: 7.2% house price inflation forecast underscores need for action

Jan Crosby, Head of Housing at KPMG, comments on the inflation forecast as part of the Autumn Statement.
Modified date: 30/01/2014
Press release
 

Autumn Statement 2013: Halving of final period rule reduces incentive to “flip” properties, says KPMG

Daniel Crowther, partner in the private client advisory practice, at KPMG in the UK, comments on today’s Autumn Statement
Modified date: 13/12/2013
Press release
 

UK Real Estate Update - Autumn 2013

Our UK Real Estate Update provides an overview of developments across the various UK real estate markets including offices, residential, retail, industrial and hotels.
Modified date: 19/11/2013
Business and industry issue