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New Report provides boost for South West Hotel Market

Posted on March 2, 2015 12:13 pm by admin under Agent News

Activity in the South West hotel market is set to increase, according to Devon based commercial property specialists Charles Darrow. The annual European Hotel Transaction Report, which was published last week by HVS, found that the UK is now Europe’s most active hotel property market. The report reveals that single-asset hotel... Read More

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Industry Appointments: Rental Dispute Expert joins CBRE

Posted on February 27, 2015 1:30 pm by admin under Industry News

Commercial property specialists CBRE have recruited a Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) rent and lease specialist to one of its regional teams. Fiona Halliwell is an expert witness and a member the RICS panel of independent consultants appointed to deal with rent review disputes on North West property as well as being an... Read More


Towngate Business Centre lettings are a ‘Sign of the Times’ for North West

Posted on February 25, 2015 12:33 pm by admin under Agent News

One of the North of England’s leading industrial property providers, Towngate PLC, has completed the lettings of two warehouse/industrial units in Widnes. Both units are at the firm’s thriving Towngate Business Centre on Everite Road, which provides 275,000 sq ft of industrial and warehouse accommodation. The centre also comprises... Read More


Shift in Creative Axis drives Commercial Property demand in South Bristol

Posted on February 24, 2015 4:15 pm by admin under Agent News

A shift in Bristol’s creative axis is having a beneficial impact on an area of the city which has spent decades in the doldrums. It is also driving demand for commercial property, says Bruton Knowles’ Paul Williams. “South Bristol is enjoying something of a renaissance in terms of businesses looking for commercial property.... Read More

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Industry Appointments: LSH names new Property Management Head

Posted on February 20, 2015 1:21 pm by admin under Industry News

Commercial property adviser CBRE is losing one of its senior executives to rival Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH). Paul Jolley is transferring to the commercial property consultancy in April. The former CBRE director will join LSH as head of property management for the North West region and lead an eight strong team of property, asset and... Read More


Charles Darrow adds to Team following ‘phenomenally successful’ First Year

Posted on 19 February, 2015 by admin under Agent News

Following a ‘phenomenally successful’ first year in business, Newton Abbot based commercial property specialist Charles Darrow has expanded its team with the addition of graduate trainee James Sanders (pictured). James, who has recently returned to Devon from Australia, has almost three years post-university experience in property... Read More


Buoyant Market leads to ‘brisk interest’ in Gloucestershire Farm sale

Posted on February 17, 2015 4:06 pm by admin under Agent News

With agricultural land in Gloucestershire in high demand, rural property specialists Bruton Knowles report ‘brisk interest’ in Rock Farm near the popular village of Westbury-on-Severn. Rock Farm comprises the Grade II listed, nineteenth-century farmhouse along with outbuildings and land amounting to around 15 acres. Julian... Read More

First Appointment for Queensberry Strategic Property Management

Posted on February 13, 2015 9:39 am by admin under Industry News

Less than three months after it was launched Queensberry Strategic Property Management (QSPM) has named its first team member. Simon Pullen (pictured) has left his job as general manager of Bath's SouthGate shopping centre to oversee the opening of the firm's inaugural office. Set up by Iain Guest in December last year, QSPM operates... Read More

Colliers completes Second Lake District Hotel Sale in a Month

Posted on February 12, 2015 3:14 pm by admin under Agent News

Investment in the Lake District hotel market is continuing briskly, with the second sale this month being completed by real estate advisor Colliers International this week. Private investor Stephen O’Sullivan has acquired the art deco style Haweswater Hotel in a deal worth just over £1 million. Lying on the banks of the Haweswater... Read More

Exmoor ‘Gem’ Comes to Market

Posted on February 9, 2015 3:18 pm by admin under Agent News

A successful and long-established family owned shop, café and deli in the heart of Exmoor National Park is being offered for sale through commercial property specialists Charles Darrow. The asking price is £199,950 Leasehold or £995,950 Freehold. The Tantivy, in the market town of Dulverton, was established in 1939 and was acquired... Read More

Construction Company takes Threemilestone office space

Posted on February 9, 2015 1:32 pm by admin under Agent News

Acting on behalf of private investor clients, commercial property advisors Vickery Holman recently concluded the letting of 1,250 sq ft of first floor office space at Westcountry House to a local construction company. The lease is for a period of six years. The rental is undisclosed. Westcountry House is on the Threemilestone estate on... Read More

Industry Appointments: Experienced Planning Specialist joins Bruton Knowles

Posted on February 6, 2015 11:38 am by admin under Industry News

With the rate of recovery taking many property professionals by surprise, a Gloucester commercial consultancy has hired a planning specialist to keep ahead of demand. Bruton Knowles, founded more than 150 years ago and now with 13 offices nationwide, is strengthening its planning department with the appointment of qualified town... Read More

Colliers completes Lake District and County Waterford Hotel Sales

Posted on February 5, 2015 2:43 pm by admin under Agent News

Agent notes strong demand in National Park Shropshire based Guyzance Hall has acquired The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa in Grasmere in a deal worth almost £5 million. It has also been announced this week that an unnamed investor has completed the purchase of an historic Irish hotel. Both deals were led by Colliers International with the... Read More


Burston Cook sells 17 Portland Square

Posted on February 4, 2015 4:26 pm by admin under Agent News

Award winning commercial property consultants Burston Cook have completed the sale of 17 Portland Square, Bristol on behalf of private investors. The Grade I listed building is located in an attractive Georgian Square just a short walk from Bristol city centre and the new Cabot Circus retail development. It also benefits from easy... Read More


Charles Darrow reports Strong Demand for Torbay Property Portfolio

Posted on February 4, 2015 9:56 am by admin under Agent News

Leading commercial property specialist Charles Darrow has reported an exceptionally pleasing early response to its marketing of a Torbay residential and commercial investment portfolio on behalf of a major client. “Taking into account the time of year, we are delighted with the level of enquiries that we are receiving from individual... Read More


Naylors to market high-tech Maling Exchange

Posted on February 3, 2015 4:07 pm by admin under Agent News

A Tyneside scheme to transform an abandoned Maling jam jar factory into a state-of-the-art office hub is on course to open this summer. Newcastle-based Naylors has been appointed sole agents for the £3m development. Work to convert the historic factory — vacated by the Maling Pottery at the start of the Second World War — is... Read More


Vickery Holman concludes Redruth Land Sale

Posted on 30 January, 2015 by admin under Agent News

Acting on behalf of a local landowner, Southwest property consultants Vickery Holman have concluded the sale of development land in Redruth to Halsall Construction for an undisclosed sum.  The 1.19 acre site, adjacent to Trekye Close on the outskirts of Four Lanes, will be used for a residential development. Alan Treloar, of Vickery... Read More


Industry Appointments: New Leadership for LSH Capital Markets Team

Posted on January 30, 2015 9:48 am by admin under Industry News

Responding to an "extraordinary" 2014, property management company Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) has made two senior appointments to its capital markets team. With over 20 years' experience in the investment market — and advising on more than £1bn worth of transactions in the past decade — Paddy Brennan has been appointed national... Read More


Bruton Knowles issues Business Rates Appeal Deadline Warning

Posted on January 29, 2015 11:37 am by admin under Agent News

Commercial property occupiers have less than 60 days left to appeal against their business rates — or run the risk of losing up to five years’ worth of savings. The warning comes from one of the West Country's leading commercial property specialists which claims that any appeal submitted after the 1 April will not be backdated to... Read More


Match Ball Sponsor Movehut and Guests enjoy European Rugby Thriller

Posted on January 27, 2015 11:58 am by admin under MOVEHUT News

Movehut was the Match Ball Sponsor as Bath topped their European Rugby Champions Cup pool with a 20-15 win against Glasgow Warriors at the Recreation Ground on Sunday (January 25th). In a tie described by the BBC as a ‘West Country Thriller’ Bath survived a late assault from the Warriors to become the first side ever to reach the... Read More

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Industry Appointments: GVA names its First Woman Regional Director

Posted on January 23, 2015 11:27 am by admin under Industry News

In a landmark move, commercial property adviser GVA has appointed a woman to head one of its nine regional offices. Already a senior member of the firm's national planning development and regeneration team for the South West and South Wales, Jo Davis will now head up GVA's Bristol office. Her new role carries the title of regional... Read More


Prop-Search sees new era of opportunity for Wellingborough

Posted on January 22, 2015 9:24 am by admin under Agent News

A devastating fire which destroyed several units on a Wellingborough trading estate is being seen by many as the start of a new era for the town's property industry, with one leading commercial agent predicting some "interesting activity" over the coming years. Following the Leyland Trading Estate blaze, which gutted many of the... Read More

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