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Graduate boosts our valuation team with APC accreditation

Our valuation team has been boosted to its largest number of RICS (Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) qualified chartered surveyors and registered valuers, following the successful Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) accreditation of one of our graduate trainees, Matt Collier.


Leeds city centre offices market ends 2014 on high with best quarter of the year

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Overview Q4 2014

The city centre office market ended on a high with take-up of 157, 568 sq ft in Q4 across 36 deals, making it the best performing quarter of the year, and 10% up on Q3.

The largest transaction of the quarter was a pre-let to lawyers Squire Patton Boggs, who committed to taking 32,382 sq ft at MEPC’s 6 Wellington Place. There was also a significant pre-let with DAC Beachcroft who signed for 24,800 sq ft in St Pauls House on Park Square.


Multi million pound deal in sale of one of north Yorks' largest caravan parks done

Our specialist leisure team, Edwards & Partners, have completed the sale of Lido Leisure Park, one of the largest caravan parks in North Yorkshire.


The deal was struck when the park’s owners decided to retire from the business after 75 years at the park. Edwards and Partners, which deals exclusively with leisure property, offered the business and property for sale and successfully concluded a multi-million pound transaction.


Our agency team is growing

We've expanded ouragency team, with the appointment of Dominic Towler as graduate surveyor in our Leeds office.


Appeal your business rates now, or lose out warn experts

In the Autumn Statement last week it was announced that a full ‘structural review’ of the business rates system in England will be be carried out in the coming years, but the small print detailed that the business rates appeal system will change after 1 April 2015.


Chris Tucker gives NARA talk in London

Chris Tucker, caravan and leisure specialist, recently presented two seminars to the National Association of Fixed Property Receivers (NARA) at their national training days.


Alongside leading solicitors, barristers and other property experts, Chris delivered a 30 minute talk covering the fine details of valuation methodology in relation to caravan parks and holiday centres and issues that might be encountered in a recovery situation.