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Piecemeal’ Development Won’t Meet New Homes Demand for City

Posted on June 16, 2015 2:09 pm by admin under Agent News

The housebuilding boom in the West could be heading to derailment due to the sheer lack of space coming forward, says Bristol builder Helm Construction. The firm said that planning bottlenecks combined with the lack of a definitive plan to identify and develop Brownfield sites, will continue to affect development. Helm Construction... Read More


Watch Retailer Wastes No Time In Keeping Up With Demand

Posted on June 16, 2015 10:10 am by admin under Agent News

One of Britain’s oldest prestige watch company’s is about to more than double the size of its Birmingham store. Watches of Switzerland — which has established a 15 showroom network in its 91-year history — has been selling upmarket Swiss timepieces from its 1,572 sq ft store at its 124 New Street premises since 1995. It has... Read More


Burston Cook secures duel Fountain Court lettings

Posted on June 12, 2015 10:41 am by admin under Agent News

Burston Cook acting jointly with CBRE on behalf of Wadehurt Investment Ltd, have recently let two office suites at Elm House in Fountain Court in Bristol, comprising a total of approximately 3,000 sq ft. Commenting on the lettings Finola Ingham, Associate Director at Burston Cook, acting on behalf of the landlord, said: “I am... Read More


Only one Suite remaining at Bristol’s King William House following latest Lettings

Posted on June 11, 2015 4:27 pm by admin under Agent News

Colliers International has let a further two office suites at Bristol’s King William House, on behalf of Scarborough Group International, leaving just one suite available. The former potato factory, on the eastern side of Queen Square, has been converted to provide open plan accommodation, and was recently refurbished to give the... Read More


Bellrock completes letting of Yeadon shop

Posted on June 11, 2015 12:03 pm by admin under Agent News

Leicester based property and facilities management company, Bellrock, has secured the letting of a Yeadon shop on behalf of Johnson Cleaners UK Limited. Bellrock has let the 434 sq ft ground floor retail unit on an Internal Repairing & Insuring Sublease to a private individual. The sublease is for a term until 24 March 2016,... Read More


Naylors appointed to manage Historic Newcastle Office Building

Posted on 4 June, 2015 by admin under Agent News

Three months after it was sold to a private investor for close to £13m, Naylors has been hired to manage and let one of Newcastle’s most prestigious office buildings. St Nicholas Building — which combines an impressive Grade II listed façade with  64,175 sq ft of high quality office space — was first offered for sale in 1997... Read More


LSH completes Gladman Tewkesbury Office Sale

Posted on June 2, 2015 9:49 am by admin under Agent News

Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) has completed the sale of two prestige Gloucestershire office developments — together worth more than £6m. After considerable interest, the agency’s Bristol office sold Miller Court, a 52,609 sq ft multi-let campus in the centre of Tewkesbury Business Park, on behalf of Gladman to pan-European real... Read More

Bruton Knowles strengthens South West Rural Affairs Team

Posted on June 1, 2015 2:43 pm by admin under Agent News

Property consultant Bruton Knowles has responded to the sharp rise in activity across the agricultural sector by strengthening the rural affairs team at its Gloucester office. Shaun O’Keeffe (pictured) – who served ten years in the armed forces prior to embarking on a successful career as a surveyor – is joining the rural team... Read More

LondonMetric bags Tesco Man

Posted on May 29, 2015 2:27 pm by admin under Industry News

LondonMetric — the FTSE 250 listed property company — has hired a former member of Tesco’s estates team to boost its own distribution portfolio. Sam Pringle, who for seven years helped manage the retail giant’s property strategy and convenience food store expansion, is joining the two-year-old LondonMetric Property as an asset... Read More

Undervalued Plymouth Offices driving Investment Activity

Posted on May 28, 2015 4:45 pm by admin under Agent News

Investment activity in the South West commercial property market is continuing briskly, with the latest transaction being the sale of Plymouth’s Endurance House. The Parkway Court property was acquired by private clients of Vickery Holman for a purchase price of £870,000, reflecting a net initial yield of 8.48 per cent, allowing for... Read More

Traders see Red as the ‘Thee Rs’ take the Gloss off Bristol’s Golden Mile

Posted on May 26, 2015 10:42 am by admin under Agent News

Although the situation on the high street has improved slightly since the end of the recession, small retail businesses in town and city centres are still facing pressure from a number of factors which analysts claim are stifling growth. This is particularly the case in Bristol, where specialists from property agent Bruton Knowles claim the... Read More

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Pension Property Investment

Posted on May 26, 2015 9:50 am by admin under Agent News

Since April this year anyone over 55 and with a big enough contribution pot has the option of taking up to a quarter of their State pension as a one-off tax-free lump sum. While investing in property has its attractions, getting the right advice is the key to avoiding pitfalls and potential disasters. According to West Country real... Read More

Carter Jonas strengthens Oxford Office

Posted on May 22, 2015 12:52 pm by admin under Industry News

As part of part of its Vision 2020 strategy, property services adviser Carter Jonas has implemented a round of 39 nationwide promotions — five within its Oxford office — and recruited a sixth member to the city’s planning team. The Oxford promotions (left to right) Simon Mole, Chris Willett, Juliana Markeson, Christopher Rhodes and... Read More


DTZ marketing South Wales Warehouse Unit following Logistics Firm Switch

Posted on May 21, 2015 3:39 pm by admin under Agent News

A national freight logistics firm is moving into the former City Link hub in South Wales. Rhys Davies Logistics has taken the 51,630 sq ft unit, on Moy Road Industrial Estate in Taffs Well, on a ten year lease. The industrial estate is only 1 mile from Junction 32 of the M4 motorway, and six miles from Cardiff city centre, providing... Read More


Naylors Appointed to Oversee Refurbishment and Marketing of ‘Your New HQ’

Posted on May 20, 2015 9:45 am by admin under Agent News

A private London investor has commissioned Naylors to oversee the £1.25m refurbishment of a Tyneside office building. The Newcastle-based chartered surveyors purchased the property on behalf of the anonymous owner last year. Talipot House, on Gateshead’s Team Valley Trading Estate, was previously occupied by Daisy Communications and... Read More


Movehut’s Great Manchester Run Triumph

Posted on May 19, 2015 3:24 pm by admin under MOVEHUT News

With lots of spirit and physical effort, the Movehut team successfully completed the Morrisons Great Manchester Run! Raising £1507.60 (£1,678.85 with Gift Aid) for the Douglas Macmillan Hospice and the MND Association - causes dear to their hearts. On Sunday 10 May at 1.30pm, eleven Movehut employees, along with 40,000 other... Read More


Appointments: CBRE Birmingham makes it an Even Dozen

Posted on 15 May, 2015 by admin under Industry News

A global commercial property adviser has boosted its Birmingham office with a round of 12 promotions — including the appointment of two new executive directors. Ed Gamble and Ashley Hancox, both CBRE veterans, head the list of promotions at the consultancy’s Temple Row offices in Birmingham.  Of the ten other staff promotions,... Read More


Musical Talent is Hot Property for Northamptonshire Charity

Posted on May 12, 2015 3:29 pm by admin under Agent News

The musical talents of a trio of Northamptonshire property consultants have raised in excess of £7,500 for two hospices in the area, after taking part in a major rock, pop and blues event. The ‘A Second Later’ event – which is loosely based on the popular BBC show “Later with Jools Holland - was hosted by former Business Times... Read More


DTZ lets Cwmbran Unit to Global Manufacturer

Posted on May 12, 2015 11:10 am by admin under Agent News

DTZ has announced the letting of a 35,000 sq ft industrial unit in South Wales to global label manufacturer Spear Europe Limited.  The expanding company has taken space at Units 48-50 at Llantarnam Park, Cwmbran which comprises three refurbished terrace units which will become the hub of Spear’s South Wales operation. Llantarnam Park... Read More


Daventry Adds The Web To Its List Of Attractions

Posted on May 11, 2015 10:40 am by admin under Agent News

Situated just four miles from the historic Watford Gap, Daventry is a town working hard to close a gap of its own — with commercial and industrial development attempting to keep pass with a record breaking 56 per cent rise in new house sales. As well as the year-on-year increase of residential properties the Northamptonshire town and... Read More

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Vickery Holman Now Has Biggest Valuation Team In South West

Posted on May 8, 2015 11:36 am by admin under Agent News

One of the South West’s biggest property consultancies has added two more surveyors to its valuation team. Vickery Holman is crediting the appointments to a surge in business and an “exceptionally high workload”. The addition of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors accredited Jane Falkner and Alex Woodward to its staff... Read More


Landmark Gloucester Docks Property for Sale

Posted on May 5, 2015 2:18 pm by admin under Agent News

Commercial property consultants Bruton Knowles have been appointed to market one of the last remaining development opportunities provided by the regeneration of Gloucester Docks. Gloucester City Council is seeking a developer or occupier to refurbish 27-29 Commercial Road overlooking the Victoria Basin and William Matthews, of Bruton... Read More

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