Landlords and other creditors are meeting today in London to vote on revised proposals to save Sir Philip Green's Arcadia retail empire.
Ed Cooke, Chief Executive of Revo, spoke to the BBC and said the vote is "clearly on a knife edge", and the outcome is by no means certain.
However, he is not convinced that Arcadia will immediately go into administration should creditors vote against the rescue plans.
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Revo, which represents all stakeholders in the £360 billion retail property sector, has warned that Government must reform business rates to reflect economic conditions and to make the UK internationally competitive, as changes effective from 1 April, take the tax above 50% of Rateable Value for the first time.
Business rates are pegged to a commercial property’s value and calculated using a multiplier which increases annually by inflation. Retailers expect to face a ...
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Carter Jonas, the national property consultancy, and Revo, the national membership organisation for retail property and placemaking, have unveiled that local authorities have spent around £3.8bn on commercial property assets between 2013-2017.
Spelthorne Borough Council in Surrey, which contains the towns of Ashford, Shepperton, Staines and Sunbury, was the biggest local ...
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