The UK economy has endured a further year of uncertainty largely centred around the ongoing Brexit negotiations.
A record breaking 2018 will be remembered as a year of two halves, certainly in terms of the weather – The ‘Beast from the East’ gave us a slow start keeping many holiday makers at home for much of the spring. It also proved a difficult period for caravan sales, reported by many operators to be weaker than anticipated. What a difference a couple of months can make – A record breaking summer, hotter than 1976, the year Edwards and Partners were established, helped to recover lost ground and has resulted in 2018 being another excellent year for the caravan park sector.
The Market Report includes a general economic background, market review, analysis of pitch values, along with industry news, a summary of the parks sold during 2018 and a selection of the parks we currently have on the market.