Short supply and plenty of buyers keep values up

February 2007
Farmers Weekly;2/9/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 6, p88
Trade Publication
The article reports on the findings of research by Savills about the continued growth in agricultural land values in Great Britain. It mentions that the growth is attributed to a relatively short supply of farmland and the growing purchaser profile. Crispin Holborow, head of farm agency at Savills, says that investment played a major role in the agricultural land market with 16% of farmland purchases solely for investment purpose.


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