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Industry Appointments: M&G Names First Capital Solutions Head

Posted on March 13, 2015 3:26 pm by admin under Industry News

An M&G Real Estate manager — who for the past four years has overseen investment funds of more than £9bn — has been chosen to spearhead the firm’s drive to attract more international clients. Deputy fund manager Martin Towns will now take over as the property investment company’s first head of capital solutions,... Read More


Taylor Weaver negotiates Three-Way Deals

Posted on March 13, 2015 3:09 pm by admin under Agent News

A Blackburn-based agency has simultaneously pulled off a trio interlinked commercial deals along the M65 corridor in Lancashire. Taylor Weaver, an independent firm of chartered surveyors and commercial property agents, negotiated all three transactions — involving clients in Britain, Australia and Denmark — on sites adjacent to the... Read More


Exciting future ahead for historic Exeter Quayside building

Posted on March 12, 2015 4:27 pm by admin under Agent News

An historic Exeter building is to undergo redevelopment, following the announcement that the property is under offer to local private property company EIC Ltd. The report comes from commercial property specialists Vickery Holman, who say they now expect strong interest from potential occupiers in the Grade II listed 60 Haven Road on... Read More


Movehut Auctions signed Bath Rugby Ball for Sport Relief

Posted on March 10, 2015 12:29 pm by admin under MOVEHUT News

Movehut is playing its part in this year’s Sport Relief by auctioning a ball signed by Bath Rugby team. The ball is a size 5 official replica of the Movehut sponsored match ball used in the recent European Champions Cup tie between Bath Rugby and Glasgow Warriors at the Recreation Ground. It is signed by all Bath players who were in the... Read More


Industry Appointments: WSP and Parsons Brinckerhoff name UK Leaders

Posted on March 6, 2015 11:59 am by admin under Industry News

WSP and Parsons Brinckerhoff (PB) has confirmed a trio of senior UK appointments after its recent formation. The New York-headquartered planning, engineering and construction management organisation was acquired by the Canadian-based WSP late last year.  It has now confirmed the combined company’s UK operation will be lead by... Read More

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Naylors lands Second Deal for Online Retailer

Posted on 6 March, 2015 by admin under Agent News

Online kitchen and appliance supplier, Andrew James, has kept pace with a tripling of its turnover in as many years by spending almost £1m on a new County Durham head office. The fast-growing retailer has acquired Lighthouse View, a 73,418 sq ft, four-storey office building at Spectrum Business Park in Seaham, County Durham, where it... Read More


Expanding Businesses alerted to availability of 75,000 sq ft Gloucester Warehouse

Posted on March 5, 2015 2:44 pm by admin under Agent News

Commercial property specialist Bruton Knowles is currently marketing one of the biggest warehouse units left in Gloucester on behalf of Robert Hitchins Limited. The 75,000 sq ft Unit A, at Mill Place on the Bristol Road, is available as a major warehouse distribution depot with the option to split. Robert Smith, Head of Commercial Agency... Read More

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

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

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 February 19, 2015 2:46 pm 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 9 February, 2015 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... 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

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