Our service includes all aspects of sales and acquisitions, advice on raising of finance by way of short or long term borrowing. We have over 60 years combined experience dealing in retail, office, industrial and leisure property throughout the UK.
The investment team offer the following:
Using our extensive network of agency connections we managed to source an off market newly constructed retail parade, ideally located in a new housing estate close Cambridge.
We introduced the proposal to LCP and agreed a purchase price of £1.519m. The investment was producing a total income £144,634 pa.
The transaction was carried out off market.Close
Acting on behalf of a substantial private property company we were instructed on a 46,000 sq. ft. office building in Hemel Hempstead which we acquired for the client in 2008 as a multi let income producing deal.
Having obtained pre application consent for 65 flats we then advised on the likely re-sale values having investigated the residential market.
Detailed particulars were prepared and under clients instruction the property was quietly marketed to parties identified by Savoy Stewart. A sale was then agreed to a Middle East consortium that purchased the Freehold interest for £3.850m. Savoy Stewart liaised with the client, purchaser and architect who were involved with the scheme to ensure the smooth running of the transaction.Close
McColl's are the largest private convenience store operator in the UK with over 1,200 stores.
After a number of face to face meetings with the operator, we introduced a long standing client who is now their preferred investor on their freehold acquisitions throughout England and Wales.
We advise on the acquisition of the various stores for our purchaser and have acted on a number of sales mainly to local SIPP investors.
In the last four years, we have acted on approximately 100 transactions with a value in excess of £30 million.Close
Union Investments are a Middle East based Investment Company who were introduced to us through one of our many solicitor contacts.
After understanding our client’s specific requirements we fully investigated the investment market and subsequently analysing a number of possibilities, we introduced the client to a headquarter office building in Liverpool occupied by Hill Dickinson.
Having inspected the building and met with the tenant we negotiated a purchase for our client having convinced the vendor to proceed with our private client in completion with Deutche Bank.
The purchase was completed within six weeks with a price for the asset at £31 million.Close
Savoy Stewart acting on behalf of a private high net worth individual advised on the acquisition of 2 trade counter investments let to Travis Perkins (Properties) Ltd.
The two properties were part of portfolio of Sale & Leasebacks being sold by Travis Perkins Plc.
Travis Perkins agreed to take 30 year leases on both properties subject to 5 yearly upward only rent reviews linked to the all items retail price index, subject to a minimum increase of 2% and maximum of 4% at a total rental of £148,100 per annum.Close
Magnet Trade occupied 344,000 sq ft of industrial buildings on a 12 acre site in Keighley Yorkshire and sought to affect a sale & leaseback. We introduced a Bermudan Fund who agreed to purchase the freehold interest for £13 million off a commencing rental of £965,000pa and subject to annual fixed uplifts. The lease was for a 10 year term with a tenant’s option to break after the 6th year but subject to a £750,000 rent penalty. The deal had to be concluded quickly and the purchaser moved to an exchange of contracts within 10 days of receiving the legal papers.Close