SaveTheHighStreet.org has joined forces with a growing range of partners from across the industry to repopulate and revitalise any type of vacant space, anywhere in the U.K.
Welcome to The Vacancy Partnership.
High street startups, online brands and local independents
High street startups, digital-first brands and local independents
Let’s launch or expand your bricks & mortar presence
Owners and managers of high street or shopping centre assets
Let’s achieve and then sustain your occupancy targets
Councils, BIDs and all other local community champions
Let’s boost and regenerate your town centres
Anyone with an offering that can help end the vacancy crisis
Let’s increase your reach and impact in the U.K. market
AbayaTopia“I’d always dreamt of launching my online business on the high street but didn’t know where to start. JO and SaveTheHighStreet.org helped me take the leap and my business is now thriving both online and offline!”
Hounslow Council“SaveTheHighStreet.org has been incubating high street startups in our vacant units and we’ve already had great successes. It’s exciting to see the startups doing so well and transitioning to long term tenancies”
Flourish“SaveTheHighStreet.org is working with us on a variety of shopping centres to radically improve how we fill vacant space and work with occupiers in this industry”
Marketplace“SaveTheHighStreet.org helps us disrupt the old department store model. There are lots of opportunities as well as the challenges in this market at the moment”
Completely Retail“The Vacancy Partnership is exactly what our industry needs right now. Vacancies are on the rise and innovative new solutions delivered by partners across public and private sectors is central to the answer”
SaveTheHighStreet“A new generation of high street entrepreneurs is emerging with the space and support they need to succeed. Together we can turn the vacancy crisis into a catalyst for rapid, positive change across the U.K”
Solutions to any vacancy problem
JO by SaveTheHighStreet
We help high street entrepreneurs take their business to the next level with our digital assistant called JO.
High street incubators
We provide free space and support to launch, test and accelerate high street offerings.
We list thousands of vacant units available to rent on high streets and in shopping centres around the U.K.
Your next tenants
We engage 10,000+ businesses and run local campaigns to recruit new tenants anywhere in the U.K.
We assess the suitability, risks and potential of any small or startup business looking at any vacant space.
We ensure anyone opening new local premises, attracts and delights their customers from day 1.
We manage tenants on JO to trade better, track progress, reduce churn and increase income.
We monetise under-utilised space by recruiting, retaining and growing income-generating local brands.
Future department stores
We transform larger vacant units into mixed-use, multi-tenant, vibrant indoor marketplaces.
Leading industry events
We bring together owners and occupiers through The Completely Retail Marketplace and other events.
We target vacancies across entire town centres with a single listing page, promoted by local campaigns.
We form cross-sector partnerships to address local vacancy challenges, now and for the long term.
We accelerate consultations, inform tenant mix, design marketing material, recruit tenants and more.
We mobilise all types of local influencers who want their high streets and shopping centres to succeed.
Ending the vacancy crisis benefits everyone
What’s the problem?
Thousands of national chains, regional brands and local independents of all shapes and sizes disappeared through the pandemic. Vacancy rates are at an all time high and the cost of living crisis is now intensifying the pressure.
What’s the solution?
A new approach is needed and the answer lies in collaboration. Innovative market leaders working together to deliver high-impact, joined-up solutions that can address any vacancy challenge, anywhere in the U.K.
What’s the impact?
Together, we can turn the vacancy crisis into a catalyst for rapid, positive change; helping high street entrepreneurs succeed every step of the way; repopulating and revitalising high streets and shopping centres for everyone.