Covid-19 impact on UK property market with Ben Habib IG Trading the Markets

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With shops shut and most people working from home, it is no surprise that the property sector has taken a massive hit.
But as the UK government prepares to reopen the economy, will retail and commercial property go back to normal or will the impending recession spell depressed activity in the sector for a long while to come?
Ben Habib, CEO at First Property Group thinks social distancing means there could be increased demand for office space, and the recession could create opportunities for his commercial investment business.
Any opinions, news, research, analysis or other information does not constitute investment advice.

With shops shut and most people working from home, it is no surprise that the property sector has taken a massive hit.
But as the UK government prepares to reopen the economy, will retail and commercial property go back to normal or will the impending recession spell depressed activity in the sector for a long while to come?
Ben Habib, CEO at First Property Group thinks social distancing means there could be increased demand for office space, and the recession could create opportunities for his commercial investment business.
Any opinions, news, research, analysis or other information does not constitute investment advice.