27 July 2020

The Key Reasons to Consider Forestry as Part of Your Investment Portfolio

by Peter Chappell, Forestry Investment Advisor at Tilhill   1. Forestry is a form of primary production   Acquiring a forestry asset is a bit like buying a factory which produces timber and other wood products; except without the high energy requirements.  Soil, water and sunlight are all the forest needs to be productive.  Making tangible goods that are...


10 June 2019

If not now, when?

by Bruce Richardson, Head of Investment Property Undoubtedly the best time to buy a UK forest was about 20 years ago. Investors in commercial forestry have seen annualised returns on their investment of 9.2% over 25 years[1], and the unit price of a hectare of commercial forestry has increased from £1,461...