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Area Overview

The Midtown core market covers much of the WC1 postcode incorporating key areas such as Blackfriars, Fleet Street, and Holborn.

The centrality of Midtown makes it a popular choice for businesses seeking office space, with a wide range of property types available – new and historic.

Home to numerous educational establishments, banks, technology companies, consultants, and the traditional heart of the legal world.

What to do and see

  • retail

    Chancery Lane and Holborn offer a range of high street shops

  • court-of-law

    The Royal Courts of Justice are situated in the Strand area

  • museum

    The Royal Courts of Justice are situated in the Strand area

  • transport-overground

    London’s Transport Museum can be visited in the Covent Garden area of Midtown

  • parks

    Relax in numerous Garden Square and along The Thames

The Workforce

Midtown is home to businesses in various sectors, ranging from the legal industry to technology.

The Bloomsbury area of Midtown is the home of various cultural institutions, such as the British Museum and the Dickens Museum.

Other areas of the district, such as Holborn, have a diversified economy, but the area is noted for its links to the legal sector.

A number of global technology and consultancy brands reside.

Transport

  • transport-overground

    Central Line, Northern Line, District & Circle Line, Piccadilly Line, Metropolitan, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line

  • transport-underground

    Blackfriars, Charing Cross, City Thameslink, Farringdon

  • transport-crossrail

    1 new Elizabeth Line station

  • river-stops

    2 river stops

Employment & Industries

transport-crossrail transport-crossrail

Growth Sectors (GVA) 2015-2019

  • economy-finance

    Financial & Insurance
    - up by 129%

  • economy-information

    Information & Communication
    - up by 39%

  • economy-education

    Education
    - up by 13%

The Office Market

The Midtown core area not only has a diverse set of occupiers but also a diverse range of office buildings. From the campus buildings of New Street Square to the terraced townhouses of Bloomsbury.

Boosted by transport improvements such as Crossrail, this location has seen its office provision improve in recent years, leading to a growth in businesses calling the area home.

Business Districts

  • Bloomsbury
  • Blackfriars
  • Chancery Lane
  • Fleet Street
  • Farringdon
  • Holborn
  • Lambs Conduit

Major Employers

  • deloitte
  • amazon
  • sainsburysc
  • goldman-sachs
  • hogan-lovells

Largest deals in 2020-21

Company Sector Building Size (sq ft)
Hardwicke Chambers Legal One Gray’s Inn, 19-21 High Holborn 21,000
The Home Office Government 28 Kirby Street 19,143
Trainline Technology Holborn Island, 120 Holborn 18,720
Confidential Confidential 40 Holborn Viaduct 17,962
KL Discovery Technology 25 Farringdon Street 15,000

Mid sized deals in 2020-21

Company Sector Building Size (sq ft)
Enyo Law LLP Legal 1 Tudor Street 10,136
Miniclip UK Technology 90 Fetter Lane 9,405
Carter Ruck Legal 90 Fetter Lane 9,343
Great Ormond Street Hospital Health 40 Bernard Street 8,970
Claranet Ltd Technology 110 High Holborn 8,862

Prime Office rents / Leasehold

PRIME RENTS PSF GRADE A GRADE B
MIDTOWN CORE £68.00 £60.00

Flexible Office rents

PRICE PER WORKSTATION, PER MONTH
MIDTOWN CORE £450 - £850

Holborn Office Space To Rent Offices

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Serviced Office

High Holborn, London, WC1

Price from £600 per workstation/month

The offices in High Holborn are fully flexible and serviced to meet the needs of...
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Serviced Office

Waterhouse Square, Holborn, London, EC1

Price from £625 per workstation/month

Step through the gothic archway that serves as the entrance to this London office space,...
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