Our Head of Retail Consultancy Jonathan De Mello giving his views on retail in national news outlets


Head of Retail Consultancy at Harper Dennis Hobbs (HDH), Jonathan De Mello was recently quoted in the Financial Times on the article “Primark seeking rent cuts from landlords in return for lease extensions”. He feels it is a more palatable option for landlords and a smart move by Primark. 

Jonathan is regularly quoted in several national news outlets which is a testament to HDH’s position as a thought leader in the retail real estate market.

You can read below some of the articles in which he was quoted this month :

FT: Landlord Intu finds itself at centre of retail storm

Retail week: The future of the high street

The Times: William Hill to close 700 betting shops

Property Week: Landlords raise the CVA stakes

The Telegraph: Defying the downturn: what Boohoo, Primark and JD Sports teach us about the brave new world of retail




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