Data: Store vacancy rates plateau for the first time in three years

Vacant shop on high street

No retail locations saw an increase in vacancy rates in the third quarter of 2021 for the first time since 2018, though overall vacancies remain at record highs.

In the third quarter of 2021, neither high streets, shopping centres nor retail parks saw store vacancy rates increase for the first quarter in three years, according to the latest BRC-LDC vacancy monitor. 

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