Tag: Industrial Property

DTZ launches Industrial and Logistics Portfolio Sale

Posted on 16 September, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Sales and Lets

DTZ Receivers has announced the sale of its second multi-million pound portfolio of distressed properties in less than a week. Yesterday we reported the real estate adviser has ordered the off-loading of a triple-asset portfolio that included two Scottish... Read More

Ferguson Shipyard Sale confirmed by Administrators

Posted on 13 September, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Commercial Sales and Lets

With news from Scotland revolving around the upcoming referendum, it is often forgotten that many businesses must continue as normal in the days leading up to the 18th. However, this has been brought into sharp relief by the sale of the Ferguson shipyard in... Read More

Improving Regional Markets boost Mucklow Profits

Posted on 3 September, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Industry News

A and J Mucklow — the largest Stock Exchange listed investment property company in the Midlands — has reported a 150 per cent surge in its annual profits. 81-year-old firm, which went public in 1962, has also seen the value of its portfolio... Read More

Savills announces First Occupier at Aston Advanced Manufacturing Hub

Posted on 1 September, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Developments, Commercial Sales and Lets

Savills has increased its involvement with a Midland’s manufacturing hub by negotiating the sale of a development plot and agreeing to market two new zones within the scheme. The Homes and Community Agency and Birmingham City Council, joint owners of... Read More

Grant secures Flagship Development for Muse

Posted on 24 August, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Developments

A £2.5m local authority sponsored grant has kick-started the construction of a 110-acre Yorkshire distribution and manufacturing development. Leeds City Council brokered the financing deal — with cash from the Government’s Building Foundations for... Read More

New JLR Hub will focus on “Discerning” Customers

Posted on 19 August, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Business News

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has confirmed it is establishing its high-performance and luxury vehicle operation at a Warwickshire site which once housed a Peugeot car plant. The Prologis owned site at Ryton is not far from JLR’s existing Coventry... Read More

Science Companies fuel North-East Property Revival

Posted on 8 August, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Industry News

DNA and medical laboratories are leading a surge in North-East industrial property take-up. The first half of 2014 saw more than a million-and-a-quarter sq ft of space contracted — double the figure for the same period last year. According to Simon... Read More

Funding Packages help deliver Tyneside Industrial Park

Posted on 2 August, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Developments

Working is about to start on Gateshead’s first speculative light industrial estate for more than six years thanks to European and local cash incentives of almost four-million pounds. The 6.5-acre park is being built next to the A1 (M) at Birtley by... Read More

Sheffield Deals tell a “Very Powerful Story”

Posted on 1 August, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Industry News

A 10-month-old Sheffield property company has negotiated a deal for Marks & Spencer which will see the retailer take more than half-a-million square feet of space at the city’s International Rail Freight Terminal. The agreement is the firm’s fifth... Read More

Segro snaps up three Hams Hall Distribution Assets

Posted on 29 July, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Sales and Lets

Business space investor and manager, Segro, has demonstrated its commitment to the Midlands’ logistics “golden triangle” by acquiring three distribution warehouses in the region for just under £50m. The portfolio — made up of fully let... Read More