Disconnect between the Venture Capital (VC) industry and Startups

As you know there has always been a disconnect between the Venture Capital (VC) industry and the Startups that they fund. VCs were always in full control once they invested in the past - with no challenge to this type of practice. NOW the coronavirus crisis is changing things – In a big way. On-going restrictions on travel and networking…

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Property Development

Everywhere we look there is property be it houses, shops, warehouses, schools, hotels or other spaces. All of these buildings started out as a vacant site which was developed by a property developer with an idea. In this blogg we’ll explore what property development is and how it works and we will look at what it is that the property…

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Soft launch

Today 14/2/19, was Valentines day and the official soft launch of UpSPACE. The soft launch means that we are officially open for business. We have now officially begun to work on our first few projects. We have mushroomed from an idea into a startup. The original idea for UpSPACE was originally conceived of over 5 years ago. With work commencing…

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The world needs to build more than two billion new homes over the next 80 years

Shutterstock Sean Smith, Edinburgh Napier University By the end of this century, the world’s population will have increased by half – that’s another 3.6 billion people. According to the UN, the global population is set to reach over 11.2 billion by the year 2100, up from the current population which was estimated at the end of 2017 to be 7.6…

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