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LSH Creates South West Commercial

LSH Creates South West Commercial “Powerhouse”

Posted on September 18, 2015 10:38 am by admin under Agent News

Following its acquisition earlier this year of the ES Group, Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) has unveiled a South West “commercial property powerhouse” to expand its services across the region. Part of the expansion has been the integration of the ES team of property and business asset specialists into the national real estate... Read More

Buy or Let Options Offered to Businesses for Stroudwater Business Park Properties

Buy or Let Options Offered to Businesses for Stroudwater Business Park Property

Posted on September 17, 2015 3:46 pm by admin under Agent News

Companies on the lookout for quality space in the Gloucestershire area are being pointed towards the Stroudwater Business Park in Stonehouse, where fully fitted accommodation is being marketed by commercial property specialists Bruton Knowles,  acting jointly with Ash&Co Chartered Surveyors. Topaz House, situated in Brunel Court,... Read More

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Bruton Knowles Trainee clinches £1m Sale

Posted on September 15, 2015 11:47 am by admin under Agent News

A trainee chartered surveyor in the Gloucester office of Bruton Knowles has completed his first major deal — on a freehold property valued at more than £1m. William Matthews joined Bruton Knowles last year with a commercial property degree from the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester. Now, after marketing a former care home... Read More

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Kirkby Diamond shines in Dynamic M1 Corridor Office Market

Posted on September 9, 2015 11:19 am by admin under Agent News

After a buoyant 12 months, chartered surveyors and property consultants Kirkby Diamond has cemented its reputation as the leading office agency serving the M1 corridor. Eamon Kennedy of Kirkby Diamond During the year ending in May, the firm completed 56 transactions – 18 per cent more than its closest competitor – with major... Read More

New Letting Activity at Methuen Park in Chippenham

New Letting Activity at Methuen Park in Chippenham

Posted on September 2, 2015 1:00 pm by admin under Agent News

Business parks are becoming increasingly desirable for firms expanding into highly sought after areas, with the generally good road links and reasonable levels of rent making the out of town destinations a good alternative to city centre accommodation. This has been proven this week by a large scale letting at Methuen Park in Chippenham,... Read More


Cider with Rosie country Woodland on the Market for £210,000

Posted on 27 August, 2015 by admin under Agent News

If you go down to the woods today, you’re sure of a big surprise – at least, if you plan to visit a particular area of the Slad Valley, that is. This is because a unique opportunity has arisen to acquire the 35 acre Worgan’s Wood, located just two miles north of Stroud. The setting for Laurie Lee’s classic novel “Cider with... Read More


Plymouth Office Sale underlines growing Investment Interest says Agent

Posted on August 19, 2015 3:08 pm by admin under Agent News

The completion of an office sale in Plymouth underlines increased investment interest across the city says Glenn Kelly of Bruton Knowles. The freehold sale saw a private investor snap up 210 Exeter Street (pictured) in a deal worth £415,000. The two storey property offers 3,818 sq ft of modern office accommodation along with seven... Read More

Founders step down as Legat Owen and Lamont Commercial announce Merger

Posted on August 11, 2015 10:26 am by admin under Agent News

In a strategic move to strengthen their market position two independent North West property consultancies have merged to form Legat Owen (Incorporating Lamont). Peter Johnston (left) and Neil Lamont in front of Legat Owen’s “incorporation team”. The consolidation — between Legat Ownen and Lamont Commercial — has created one... Read More

Vickery Holman reports Busy Six Months in Plymouth

Posted on August 10, 2015 2:35 pm by admin under Agent News

South West commercial property specialist Vickery Holman reports a number of big deals in Plymouth during the first six months of the year as the market continues to improve. Perhaps the most documented property sale of the year for the firm was that of The Ship on Brest Road, which was purchased by local developer Burrington... Read More

Chartridge Venues Adds Marsh Farm Hotel To Its UK Portfolio

Posted on August 5, 2015 1:00 pm by admin under Agent News

Malaysian-owned Chartridge Venues has made its fifth UK acquisition with the purchase of a distressed hotel in Royal Wootton Bassett. It paid £1.8m for the landmark Marsh Farm Hotel. The 48-bedroom property was listed by Savills in February after its owner Oyster Hotels went into administration. The real estate advisor was acting for... Read More

Ryden Warns Of “Substantial” Rate Rises For Scotland’s Prime Sites

Posted on August 5, 2015 10:52 am by admin under Agent News

The majority of companies in Scotland could be facing a steep rise in business rates with the upcoming rating revaluation, the country’s largest independent commercial property advisor has warned. Ryden — which has offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Dundee and also in Leeds — claims that commercial properties in... Read More

Freehold Toll Bridge with Tax-Free Income hits the Market

Posted on July 31, 2015 11:35 am by admin under Agent News

One of only eight privately-owned toll bridges in the UK is back on the market — complete with a 236-year-old tax exemption on the £100,000-a-year income it provides. The Whitney-on-Wye Toll Bridge, between Hereford and Hay-on-Wye, is being sold by owners Grahame Penny and Maggie Taylor (pictured below) after three years managing... Read More

Investor sought for Gloucester Landmark Site with Potential

Posted on July 24, 2015 2:03 pm by admin under Agent News

Offers over £1.25m are being sought for a landmark investment and development opportunity in what is described as “one of the best known retail locations” in Gloucester city centre. Bruton Knowles and Prime Retail have jointly been instructed to sell 2-4 Southgate Street, a prominent corner unit overlooking The Cross. The retail... Read More

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Upcoming Auction will Test Strength of Three Counties Land Values

Posted on July 20, 2015 4:07 pm by admin under Agent News

An upcoming auction in will act as a barometer for agricultural land values across the Three Counties of Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and Worcestershire says a specialist in the sector. According to Matthew Peters (pictured), of agents Bruton Knowles, the auction - to be held on Wednesday September 9 at the Prescott Hill Climb... Read More


Small Businesses alerted to availability of Flexible Industrial Units at Scarborough Business Park

Posted on July 20, 2015 11:41 am by admin under Agent News

As demand increases for flexible industrial space, small businesses and start-ups are being steered towards ideally sized units on Scarborough's Dunslow Court business park. According to Bruton Knowles's Nicholas Broadway, the identical Units 2, 3 and 4 at the popular business park offer 1,150 sq ft of single storey space in a... Read More


Colliers markets 250 year old Gloucestershire Pub as Flamboyant Operator calls Time

Posted on July 16, 2015 3:32 pm by admin under Agent News

The Railway Inn at Fairford, Gloucestershire is back on the market with Colliers International following country pub operator Gerry Stonhill’s decision to take life a little easier. Located on one of the main visitor routes between Cirencester and Lechlade-on-Thames, the pub is popular with tourists as well as locals, and offers in... Read More


South West benefits from surge in Regional Property Investment

Posted on 16 July, 2015 by admin under Agent News

UK property investors are finding the regional markets have some of the most attractive deals, with the South West in particular generating significant interest. According to Mike Oldrieve (pictured above), Head of Investment at Vickery Holman, the reason for the increasing investor interest is 'value for money', with an example being the... Read More


Supply Shortage drives Brisk Demand for Refurbished Bristol Office Space

Posted on July 14, 2015 3:07 pm by admin under Agent News

With office supply dwindling in many regional business locations, refurbished space is increasingly in demand and rents are growing for the first time since the start of the recession in 2008. This is certainly the case in Bristol where Paul Williams, of national property consultancy Bruton Knowles, reports brisk interest in refurbished... Read More

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Vickery Holman completes Penzance Retail Letting

Posted on July 9, 2015 11:47 am by admin under Agent News

Acting on behalf of a private individual, South West based commercial property consultants Vickery Holman have successfully completed the letting of a Penzance retail property. 85 Market Jew Street comprises a lock-up shop close to the top entrance of Wharfside Shopping Centre. The property measures 49.5 sq m and was offered at an... Read More

Naylors’ new directors (left to right) Dean Clark, Phil Steadman and Simon Taylor.

Naylors marks 25th Anniversary with Three New Directors

Posted on July 8, 2015 1:56 pm by admin under Agent News

One of the North-East’s largest independent property consultancies has strengthened its team of directors with two promotions and a new senior appointment. Naylors’ new directors (left to right) Dean Clark, Phil Steadman and Simon Taylor. Newcastle-based Naylors Chartered Surveyors has named Phil Steadman as its latest director. He... Read More

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DTZ put in Peak Performance for Charity

Posted on July 2, 2015 3:50 pm by admin under Agent News

Six adventurous professionals from the Bristol and Cardiff offices of global real estate advisor DTZ have successfully completed the gruelling Brecon Beacons 10 Peaks Challenge on behalf of charity. L-R: Matthew Wales, Ben Johnson, Andrew Flower, Christian Crawfurd, Laura Halse, Jo Williams DTZ surveyors Ben Johnson, Jo Williams,... Read More


Bruton Knowles offers Berkeley Retail and Resi Investment Opportunity

Posted on July 1, 2015 4:36 pm by admin under Agent News

Julian Capewell, of property consultancy Bruton Knowles, is seeking investors interested in a pair of shops which also provide the opportunity to enter the lucrative residential market in the Gloucestershire town of Berkeley. Independence House, on Canonbury Road, comprises two retail properties – a laundry and a takeaway - with... Read More

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