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Futures Cut

Richard Pickering

Head of Futures Strategy

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Futures Cut – a personal view of the evolving role of real estate in a world of technological, social and business change, by Richard Pickering, Head of Futures Strategy.

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Decisions, digitisation and drift

‘In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing’.

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Parasites, parks and punishments

Thomas Cook, the travel agency brand that has been a regular feature of the British high street since 1851 has this week collapsed under the weight of £200m of debt.

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Talent, timber and toilets 

As Mark Carney noted in a recent speech at the Jackson Hole Symposium, in the context of significant global headwinds, the UK economy hasn’t been doing so badly.

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Parks, planning and pints

It is a consistent theme of this blog that property investments are increasingly reliant on associated operational businesses.

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