May 2016


International Whaling Commission makes a splash with historic Cambridge office purchase

International Whaling Commission makes a splash with historic Cambridge office purchase

09 May 2016

The International Whaling Commission, advised by Savills, has purchased the freehold interest of 135 Station Road in Impington, Cambridge from the Kingston Instrument Company Ltd.

 
 
JD Wetherspoon pours into Bitterene, Southampton

JD Wetherspoon pours into Bitterene, Southampton

06 May 2016

Savills, on behalf a private client, has sold the Red Lion pub in Bitterne, Southampton to J.D. Wetherspoon for £650,000.  

 
 
Praxis commences major office refurb at Manchester's Concord Business Park

Praxis commences major office refurb at Manchester's Concord Business Park

05 May 2016

Praxis has commenced a major refurbishment scheme at Dakota House on Concord Business Park near Manchester Airport, with Savills and JLL appointed as joint letting agents.

 
 
New occupier catapults into the Platinum Building at St John's Innovation Park, Cambridge

New occupier catapults into the Platinum Building at St John's Innovation Park, Cambridge

05 May 2016

Savills, on behalf of St John’s College, has let office space at The Platinum Building on St John’s Innovation Park in Cambridge to Precision Medical Catapult.

 
 
The Ivy picks Bristol for first UK location outside of London

The Ivy picks Bristol for first UK location outside of London

05 May 2016

West Country Properties Limited, advised by Savills, has let 44 Caledonia Place in Clifton, Bristol to Troia UK Restaurants Limited, trading as The Ivy Clifton Brasserie.

 
 
South West industrial boom with record Q1 take up

South West industrial boom with record Q1 take up

05 May 2016

Take-up of warehouse space in the South West reached 2.15 million sq ft (199,741 sq m) during Q1 2016, the regions best quarter ever, according to Savills. The total is equal to 2014 and 2015 full-year figures combined, which was circa 2.1 million sq ft (195,090 sq m).

 
 
AO.com agrees off market deal for Crossflow 380, Crewe

AO.com agrees off market deal for Crossflow 380, Crewe

04 May 2016

AO.com, represented by Savills, has agreed an off market deal with Prologis to occupy the entire Crossflow380 building in Crewe. 

 
 
Whinstane buys 'princely' site in Central Edinburgh

Whinstane buys 'princely' site in Central Edinburgh

03 May 2016

On behalf of Kames Property Income Fund, international real estate advisor Savills has sold 140/141 Princes Street, Edinburgh, to Whinstane LLP, part of Thistle Properties Group, for £2.55 million, representing a net initial yield of 5%.

 
 
Savills appointed on BHS administration

Savills appointed on BHS administration

03 May 2016

The joint administrators of BHS (British Home Stores), Philip Duffy and Benjamin Wiles of Duff & Phelps, have appointed Savills to advise on the retailer’s property portfolio in relation to the sale of the business as a going concern.

 
 

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