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A bumper year for SW auctions marks the rise in online auctions

Published on: 5th September 2018 It is a common occurrence for businesses to have unwanted or unused plant and equipment. Whether it is as they enter administration, voluntarily close the business or perhaps introduce new methods of operation that result in surplus equipment. Over the past 12 months our specialist plant and machinery team have completed approximately 40 online auctions via Bidspotter, the web’s number one online auction site which deals with over 10,000 lots every day.

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September Deals Update

Published on: 3rd September 2018 During August, we were delighted to announce the launch of our brand new residential estate agency site – SW Residential. Our residential team have over 50 years’ combined experience in the Leeds property market and offer a bespoke service to landlords, tenants and investors respectively and you can click here to view the site. In the second quarter of this year Newcastle city centre office take-up totalled 53,768 sq ft, the strongest quarter in the city centre since 2016. Seven of the deals in Newcastle also saw businesses moving into Grade A accommodation, further highlighting the occupier trend of relocating from larger Grade B offices to more prestigious and efficient Grade A offices. Click here to view our Newcastle office market update for Q2 2018.

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Two outdoor education centres on the market in Wiltshire

Published on: 29th August 2018 Wiltshire Council has appointed us to sell two of their outdoor education centres, one of which is located in Marlborough and the other in Devizes. Braeside is a 4.5-acre site located in Devizes offering a range of outdoor education activities, with 90 beds, conference facilities, classrooms and a fully fitted commercial kitchen. Braeside boasts fantastic facilities for outdoor activities, including a climbing wall, high-level rope line & zip wire and is ideally located to take advantage of a number of woodland walks in the surrounding area. In addition to general outdoor activities for children the centre also provides courses for able, Gifted, Talented and Enrichment (AGT&E) students.

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Extensive refurbishment works carried out at RTC Business Park, Derby

Published on: 28th August 2018 We have recently implemented a multi-service approach to assist with the design and contract administration of refurbishment works of the independent café and conference suite facility at RTC Business Park in Derby. The property has been in use for a number of decades and dates back to a time when a cooked meal was provided to workers during the middle of the day.

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Popular caravan park sold on the outskirts of Dartmoor National Park

Published on: 23rd August 2018 Following a successful period of marketing our specialist holiday and caravan park team has sold Lemonford Caravan Park, a developed holiday park with consent for 44 static caravans and 87 touring caravans. Lemonford Caravan Park is an incredibly attractive caravan park and the previous owners ensured there was always a welcoming atmosphere on site.

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SW Residential launch brand new website

Published on: 21st August 2018 We are pleased to announce the launch of our brand new residential estate agency site – SW Residential. Our specialist residential team have over 50 years’ combined experience in the Leeds property market and offer a bespoke service to landlords, tenants and investors respectively. Head of our Leeds residential office, Diana Warr, commented “We are absolutely delighted with our new website. A standalone residential site alongside the main SW website will enable us to showcase all the fantastic properties we have on the market, highlight our services and provide us with a platform to publish industry news, views and a glimpse of what’s going on in Leeds. The more responsive design and easy to navigate pages provide visitors with a cleaner and more user-friendly journey, on desktop, tablet and mobile devices.”

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Mixed portfolio of freehold commercial investments and developments for sale in Bradford

Published on: 17th August 2018 We have been appointed Sole Selling Agents by Howard Smith and David Costley-Wood of KPMG as Administrators of Adam & Baka Ltd, owners of a very substantial freehold property portfolio located in Bradford, West Yorkshire. Click here to view the property listing. The portfolio is offered for sale as a whole or in seven Lots and extends to over 400,000 sq ft (37,160 sq m) of accommodation on 18.6 acres (7.5 ha) with a gross rent roll approaching £350,000 per annum.  Combined quoted asking prices for Lots 1-6 is £4.22m. Offers are invited for Lot 7, a 4.6 acre (1.9ha) cleared site in the BD4 district.

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Merchant Park, the award winning development is expanding

Published on: 17th August 2018 Merchant Park, Newton Aycliffe the award-winning development and home to Hitachi Rail, is expanding in new and exciting ways. Recognising the demand for high spec units that any company would be proud to occupy, but critically of a smaller size, we are thrilled to announce the launch of Station Place. The all new Station Place development will build on the solid elements that made Merchant Park perfect for Hitachi Rail; excellent transport links for rail, road, sea and air and a developer committed to providing fit for purpose flexible space.

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Assets of Poundworld head office up for auction

Published on: 16th August 2018 Following Poundworld Retail Ltd entering administration on the 11 June 2018 Sanderson Weatherall have been instructed by the administrators Daniel Francis Butters & Clare Boardman to stage an Online Auction of the assets located at their head office site in Normanton, West Yorkshire.

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