Again, from Insider:
‘Edinburgh office market movement up nearly 30% in a year. Office market movement in Edinburgh in the third quarter of 2018 remained at the same level as the second quarter – but up 28% on the same quarter last year. Figures from CBRE show take-up for the third quarter was approximately 272,000 sq ft, a decrease in take-up from the second quarter although the letting of 525 Ferry Road to Edinburgh Palette in that quarter accounted for the majority of the difference.’
At risk of endless repetition, investment in property is real evidence of a real need for the physical space in which to do business because of a real demand for that business, in Scotland, in 2018 and at least for some time beyond that.
Previous evidence of the demand for property in 2018 only: