October 2016


Three new retailers in the mix at Westway Cross Shopping Park, Greenford

Three new retailers in the mix at Westway Cross Shopping Park, Greenford

17 October 2016

Royal London, represented jointly by Savills and Curson Sowerby Partners, has secured deals which will see M&S Foodhall, JD Sports and EE join the line up at Westway Cross Shopping Park in Greenford, West London.  WHSmith will also relocate within the scheme while Carphone Warehouse will downsize.

 
 
Planning permission granted for Symmetry Park, Bicester

Planning permission granted for Symmetry Park, Bicester

13 October 2016

Symmetry Park, Bicester, a new warehouse and distribution park has been granted planning permission for up to 675,000 sq ft (62,709 sq m). 

 
 
£3 million sale launched for Morland Hall Country Estate in the Eden Valley

£3 million sale launched for Morland Hall Country Estate in the Eden Valley

13 October 2016

International real estate advisor Savills, on behalf of a private client, has brought to market the award-winning Morland Hall near Penrith, Cumbria for a guide price of £3 million.

 
 
Online mattress retailer expands physical portfolio with three new stores

Online mattress retailer expands physical portfolio with three new stores

12 October 2016

Mattressman, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has acquired three new stores in Coventry, Kent and the Isle of Wight.  

 
 
UK hotel transaction volumes 12% above long term average in first nine months of the year

UK hotel transaction volumes 12% above long term average in first nine months of the year

12 October 2016

Investment into the UK hotel market totalled £3.1 billion in the first three quarters of the year, 12% above the 10 year average, according to new research from international real estate advisor Savills.

 
 
St Olaves Marina sails towards new owner

St Olaves Marina sails towards new owner

12 October 2016

Savills, on behalf of a private client, has brought to the market St Olaves Marina in Norfolk at a guide price of £1.65 million. 

 
 
Summer sees take-up soar in Cambridge

Summer sees take-up soar in Cambridge

11 October 2016

According to Savills, take-up in the Cambridge office market hit circa 200,000 sq ft (18,580 sq m) in July and August alone, reflecting a 21% increase on the H116 total of 165,000 sq ft (15,329 sq m). Despite a slow start to 2016, figures suggest it is now business as usual for Cambridge post-Brexit.

 
 
Prime city centre property on Mansfield Road sells for £1.3m, Nottingham

Prime city centre property on Mansfield Road sells for £1.3m, Nottingham

11 October 2016

Savills, on behalf of private investors, has sold the freehold of 192 – 194 Mansfield Road in Nottingham to the Church of England for £1.1 million.

 
 
UK investor sails away with £4.5m prime pub purchase

UK investor sails away with £4.5m prime pub purchase

11 October 2016

Savills, on behalf of a private UK investor,  has acquired the freehold interest in The Ship at 10 Thames Bank, Mortlake, SW14 from Henderson Global Investors for £4.525 million.

 
 
Savills secures sale & leaseback of Melford Court, Ipswich

Savills secures sale & leaseback of Melford Court, Ipswich

10 October 2016

IPPLUS (UK) Limited, advised by Savills, has sold the freehold of 1 – 2 Melford Court at Ransomes Europark in Ipswich to a private investor for £1.95 million, reflecting a net initial yeld of 8.98%.

 
 

Key Contacts

Liz Williams-Bew

Liz Williams-Bew

Director
Commercial Marketing & Press

Savills Margaret Street

+44 (0) 20 7409 8140

 

Jamie Jago

Jamie Jago

Director
Residential Press Office

Savills Margaret Street

+44 (0) 20 7016 3880