GVA (formally GVA Grimley) is one of the largest commercial property advisors in the UK. By combining local market knowledge and a thorough understanding of the property business they provide innovative solutions to meet objectives.
One of the key objectives of planning policy is to protect and promote the vitality and viability of town centres.
GVA have produced a document which discusses how towns are measured and the criteria by which the vitality of a town is assessed, asking how valid these criteria really are.
To view this document please click the link below.
Measuring and Improving Town Centres by GVA, Spring 2011.