UK - Commercial property returns will be higher than both UK gilts and equities over the next two years, property firm Cluttons predicts.
It forecasts commercial property returns of 9% next year and of 10-12% between 2004 and 2006.
Industrial property, though, is set to outperform all other property sectors in 2003 and 2004 with returns of 11% each year.
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