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Business as usual despite concerns over future of Phase 2 of HS2

Published on: 20th November 2018 Following Chris Grayling’s controversial announcement earlier this month that the Northern Leg of HS2 is “not in the bag”, Richard Farr, head of our compulsory purchase team shares his views on the future of HS2 North of Birmingham. Phase 1, the line from London to Birmingham has been approved and is due to complete in 2026 but progress of Phase 2b, Crewe to Manchester and the West Midlands to Leeds has now been thrown into question. Setting aside any commentary as to whether HS2 should occur, Richard commented:

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Fantastic opportunity to acquire a holiday park development site in Devon

Published on: 19th November 2018 Our specialist caravan and holiday parks team has been appointed to sell Roadford Lake Holiday Village, a holiday park development site located adjacent to the South West water owned Roadford Lake. The 3.23 acre site occupies an enviable location on the south of Roadford Lake, approximately a mile north of the A30 and close to the village of Broadwoodwidger. Andrew Bagnell, selling agent on the site commented, “It is relatively uncommon for such an undeveloped site to come to market, especially in such a desirable location. The area is incredibly popular with tourists with a number of footpaths, bridleways and cycle trails around the lake, which at over 730 acres is one of the largest inland waters in the South West.

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Schedules of Condition for Commercial Landlords

Published on: 14th November 2018 Recently we have been instructed to prepare a number of schedule of condition reports for landlords and administrators of industrial and commercial property. Traditionally a tenant would want a schedule of condition when they move in to a new property to protect them from dilapidations claims for pre-existing building issues during or at the end of the lease term. Schedules of condition can however, be beneficial for landlords as well.

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WYG appoint Sanderson Weatherall as national property advisor

Published on: 12th November 2018 WYG, the award-winning professional services firm, has appointed us as sole advisor on its UK office portfolio. The appointment will see us providing relocation and lease advice, as well as property management services, on WYG 24 offices across the UK.

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Sanderson Weatherall appointed on creative industrial scheme in Gosforth

Published on: 7th November 2018 Baker’s Yard is an exciting, creative business park located in Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne. Situated on the site of the original Greggs Bakery, Baker’s Yard is set to be the new home for a variety of businesses requiring light industrial, warehouse and office space and will particularly appeal to those occupiers that are keen to have input into the final design of their units. Our Newcastle office have been appointed by Adderstone Group as agents on the site with units available from 1,000 sq. ft up to 11,500 sq. ft.

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Rare opportunity to acquire freehold property in popular Skipton industrial estate

Published on: 6th November 2018 A large industrial site at Snaygill Industrial Estate, Skipton has recently been brought to market on behalf of Administrators. The subject property is positioned centrally within the industrial estate, which benefits from good local and regional transport links and excellent occupancy levels.

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Post Budget rates boost as staircase tax formally axed

Published on: 5th November 2018 Thousands of firms across England will be able to ask for tax rebates to their business rates bills going back as far as 2010 with the Queen today having given Royal Assent to turn the bill to reverse the effects of the so called Staircase Tax into an Act of Parliament.

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November Deals Update

Published on: 1st November 2018 With year-to-date city centre deals totalling 528,654 sq ft and with a number of existing live requirements the Leeds office market is on track for another strong year with city centre transactions expected to reach 700,000 sq ft. View our Leeds offices market update for Q3 2018 here. In his last budget before the outcome of the Brexit negotiations, much of the focus of Philip Hammond’s speech was on the impact that Brexit will have on the UK economy, but what did yesterday’s announcement mean for business rates? Rob Cohen, business rates expert in our Leeds office shared his thoughts and you can read them here.

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Autumn 2018 Business Rates Budget Review

Published on: 30th October 2018 In his last budget before the outcome of the Brexit negotiations, much of the focus of Philip Hammond’s speech was on the impact that Brexit will have on the UK economy, but what did yesterday’s announcement mean for business rates? 

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