McWhirter Locke acquires SW1 car park for Clients

Acting on behalf of RCP, McWhirter Locke have acquired an agreement to lease of one of the last remaining public car parks in St James, London SW1. With the forthcoming likely closure for redevelopment of Carrington Street and South Audley Street car parks our clients new location will supply secure off street parking for clients seeking a private location when visiting the many exclusive restaurants clubs and hotels in the area. For more information contact McWhirter Locke Partner, Duncan Locke

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Click And Collect Car Parks Or Not

‘Click and collect’ is becoming an increasingly important part of the offering of shopping centres. Click and collect is where customer make purchases on line and then collect the goods from a pre identified location. However the location of click and collect is very important. For example Landlords need to locate Click and Collect pick up points in the heart of the retail destination, ideally inside individual stores. This is because it draws customers into the stores. At the recent Property and Parking conference it was identified that locating click and collect points inside car parks whilst potentially generating additional continue reading

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Driverless Cars On Their Way

At this week’s Parking and Property conference there was discussion about the impact of self driving cars and the effect they might have on towns and cities. Evidence of the use of self parking cars is increasing and self they are much closer to being seen on our roads than you might think. The first self are expected to be on the road in a trial in a Swedish city as soon as 2017.

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