Past Transactions

These deals give a flavour of the breadth of knowledge we have in the UK market place. They include property investment disposals and acquisitions, forward funding deals, portfolio funding re-structures and administration situations.

  • The Empire Portfolio

    Acquisition of mixed use portfolio comprising of assets across the UK.

    Category: otherAcquisition Price: Circa £130m
  • Wardpark Industrial Park, Cumbernauld

    Disposal of 850,000 sq ft industrial Park for IO Group in what was one of Scotland's single largest industrial sales.

    Category: industrialSale Price: £33.1m
  • 20/26, 28 Buchanan Street & 38/37 Argyll Arcade, Glasgow

    Acquisition of prominent 62,225 sq ft retail block on behalf of HBG Properties. The investment was arranged over basement, ground and six upper floors with tenants including Bally, Early Learning Centre and Dorothy Perkins as well as speciality jewellers within the Argyll Arcade.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: circa £31m
  • Exchange House, 229 George Street, Glasgow

    City centre office building totalling 115,000 sq ft sq ft leased to Glasgow City Countil. Acquired on behalf of AWG/WG Mitchell

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £29.35m
  • Tesco Superstore, Farnsworth, Bolton

    Forward funding deal on behalf of Lasalle Investment Management of a new 75,500 sq ft Tesco Superstore.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: £26.45m
  • Blythswood House, 200 West Regent Street, Glasgow

    Disposal of 8 storey building within Glasgow's city centre on behalf of Ernst & Young.

    Category: officeSale Price: £17.4 M
  • Cumbernauld Retail Park

    Funding of a new 85,000 sq ft Retail Park in Cumbernauld on behalf of a private client. The park has been pre-let to Pets at Home, Home Bargains, M&S, Aldi & Tim Hortons.

    Category: retail
  • Silverburn House, Claymore Drive, Aberdeen

    Acquisition of Silverburn House on behalf of Carisbrooke Investments. The building comprises primarily office accommodation over five floors with ancillary out buildings and leisure accommodation, extending to a total of 146,000 sq ft.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: Circa £17m
  • Denburn House, 21-25 Union Terrace, Aberdeen

    Acquisition of Denburn House, a modern six storey office building behind a listed facade and situated in the heart of Aberdeen. The building was acquired on behalf of a private property company.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £9m
  • The Garnet Portfolio

    Portfolio of office and industrial investments located across England.

    Category: otherAcquisition Price: £9m
  • Murcar Industrial Estate, Aberdeen

    Purchase of the leasehold interest in 3 industrial assets totalling 124,000 sq ft in Bridge of Don, Aberdeen on behalf of CBRE Global Investors

    Category: industrialAcquisition Price: £8.28m
  • Espedair Portfolio

    A mixed used portfolio of 16 assets, primarily office and retail, throughout Scotland. Inglis Howie acquired the portfolio for Tosca Fund from receivers.

    Category: otherAcquisition Price: In excess of £8m
  • Clydesdale Bank Portfolio

    Acquisition of 3 retail banking units in Nottingham, Aberdeen and Elgin. Acquired on sale and leaseback basis on behalf of CBRE Global Investors.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: £7.85m
  • CGU House, Boar Lane, Leeds

    Acquisition of an attractive city centre office investment located in the heart of Leeds on behalf of Tosca UK Commercial Property Fund. The subject property extends to approximately 51,000 sq ft and is let entirely to Aviva Insurance Ltd.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £7.575m
  • Milburn Quarter, Newcastle

    An island site of office, retail and residential accommodation within a prime pitch of Newcastle City Centre and well located for surrounding amenities. The scheme was acquired on behalf of Tosca UK Commercial Property Fund and offers a number of asset management opportunities to provide further income growth.

    Category: otherAcquisition Price: £6.35m
  • Chancellor Court, Call Lane, Leeds

    Acquisition of Chancellor Court from Aberdeen Asset Management on behalf of Tosca UK Commercial Property Fund. The property forms two office buildings located in the Calls area of Leeds City Centre. The offices extend to 41,479 sq ft in total and are let to The Legal Services Commission and Hickson International. The sale price reflects a NIY of 12.55%.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £6.1m
  • Kilpatrick House, Hamilton International Park

    Purchase of a purpose built office building within Hamilton International Business Park. Total of circa 40,664 sq ft of office accommodation.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £5.39m
  • 9 Portland Street, Manchester

    Attractive listed office building with Grade A specification situated in Manchester's City Centre. The building was acquired with vacant possession on behalf of Tosca UK Commercial Property Fund.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £4m
  • ICM House, Hamilton International Park

    Acquisition of ICM House within Hamilton International Park. Extending to approximately 31,019 sq ft and let to ICM Computer Group (Scotland) Limited.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £3.84m
  • Festival Court, 198/200, Brand Street, Glasgow

    A modern business park investment located on the periphery of Glasgow City Centre and let to The First Secretary of State. Acquired on behalf of Tosca Commercial Property Fund.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £3.8m
  • Next Distribution Warehouse, Eurocentral

    On behalf of a private client, acquisition and disposal of a modern industrial warehouse of approximately 69,992 sq ft within Scotland's premier distribution location. Acquired for £3.8m with 10 years unexpired to Next Plc and sold in June 2017 for £4.5m.

    Category: industrialAcquisition Price: £3.8m
  • Maxwell Square, Brucefield Industrial Park, Livingston

    Disposal of the heritable interest in a high quality industrial unit of circa 53,759 sq ft. Prominently located within an established industrial location, the premises were let to USC Group Ltd on a twenty year lease.

    Category: industrialSale Price: £3.685m
  • 29-33 Gordon Street, Glasgow

    Assembly of 2 prime retail units on behalf of CBRE Global Investors. 7,500 sq ft of retail space over 3 levels now leased to Co-Op Bank and EAT.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: £3.375m
  • 28-32 Fountain Drive, Inchinnan, Renfrewshire

    Disposal of a 70,000 sq ft warehouse let to Total Repair Solutions Limited until 2019. Located in an excellent location close to Glasgow International Airport.

    Category: industrialSale Price: £3.35m
  • Rishton House, Clapham Road, Lowesoft & 11/17 Monkgate, York

    Acquisition of two office investments on behalf of Telereal Trilium.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £3.3m
  • Wolfcraig Building 5/15 Dumbarton Road, Stirling

    City Centre Property adjacent to Thistles Shopping Centre. 1,558.2 sq m (16,773 sq ft) The subjects occupy a prominent city centre corner on the south side of Dumbarton Rd at its junction with Port Street, immediately adjacent to the principal retailing thorough fares and the Thistle Shopping Centre.

    Category: officeSale Price: £3.2m
  • Unit 94/94a Middleton Grange Shopping Centre, Hartlepool

    Acquisition of over 40,000 sq ft of retail accommodation let to BHS Ltd and Peacocks Stores Ltd on behalf of a private investor.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: £2.5m
  • Unit 2, Transpennine Trading Estate, Rochdale

    Disposal of an 89,000 sq ft distribution depot with vacant possession.

    Category: industrialSale Price: £2.5m
  • Harmony Court, Helen Street, Glasgow

    Acquisition of 10 unit estate totalling 48,500 sq ft. Purchased on behalf of CBRE Global Investors.

    Category: industrialAcquisition Price: £2.35m
  • The Galleries, Kelvingrove, Glasgow

    The disposal of a residential investment comprising 25 flats in Glasgow's west end. Receivership sale on behalf of Ernst & Young.

    Category: otherSale Price: £2.3m
  • City Gate, Phase 2, Hareness Road, Altens, Aberdeen

    Disposal of an 11,212 sq ft office building let to AMEC. The building was originally acquired on behalf of Tosca Fund in August 2013 for £1.825m and sold in July 2014 for £2.3m.

    Category: officeSale Price: £2.3m
  • Minton Place, Swindon

    Acquisition of a multi-let office building within Swindon Town Centre on behalf of Tosca UK Commercial Property Fund. The building extends to approximately 29,100 sq ft and is let to a number of strong covenants including First Group, Optical Express, Amey and Workman.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £2.1m
  • Hareness Park, Altens Industrial Estate, Aberdeen

    Purchase of industrial parade on behalf of CBRE Global Investors. 3 unit parade at the entrance of Altens industrial estate. 25,000 sq ft leased to DHL, Belhaven and Cummins Engines.

    Category: industrialAcquisition Price: £2.05m
  • Units A-E, Hareness Circle, Altens Industrial Estate, Aberdeen

    Approximately 25,000 sq ft industrial investment acquired on behalf of CBREi from Kilmartin Ventures Ltd. The purchase reflected a NIY of 7.98%.

    Category: industrialAcquisition Price: £2.05m
  • Delta 1200, Swindon

    A 20,181 sq ft, multi-let office building in the premier business park in Swindon, acquired on behalf of Tosca Commercial Property Fund.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £2m
  • Greenlaw, Phase 3, Newton Mearns

    Forward funding agreement negotiated on behalf of The Tonstate Group. The scheme comprises approximately 20,000 sq ft of retail accommodation pre-let to Home Bargains and Pets at Home.

    Category: retailSale Price: Circa £2m
  • Leo House, Wallington

    Acquisition of a multi-let office building in Surrey. The building was acquired from Aberdeen Asset Management on behalf of Tosca UK Commercial Property Fund. The building is fully let to three tenants, including Babcock Networks Ltd, Integral UK Ltd and Crimestoppers Ltd.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £1.95m
  • 30 Greenock Road, Bishopton

    Modern retail parade located in a neighborhood location. Anchored by The Co-operative Group on a new 15 year lease with RPI linked reviews. Acquired on behalf of a private individual.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: £1.6m
  • 49 Maybole Road, Ayr

    The property comprises a Tesco convenience store which anchors a newly developed retail parade consisting of 4 separate units totalling 7,000 sq ft with 30 car parking spaces. Acquired on behalf of a private client.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: £1.575
  • St George's House, 13-14 Ambrose Street, Cheltenham

    Office investment located in Cheltenham town centre extending to 19,908 sq ft.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: £1.45m
  • 7 Minto Drive, Altens Industrial Estate, Aberdeen

    Disposal of an industrial investment on behalf of Credential Holdings Ltd. The investment was located in Altens Industrial Estate and comprises 19,267 sq ft of industrial accommodation let entirely to AAH Pharmaceuticals. The achieved price reflected a NIY of 8.62%.

    Category: industrialSale Price: £1.425m
  • 112 High Street, Ayr

    Disposal of retail investment within a prime pitch on Ayr's High Street. The premises were let to Signet Group plc t/a H.Samuel with 6 years unexpired term. Inglis Howie acted on behalf of Invista Real Estate.

    Category: retailSale Price: £1.365m
  • Crompton Way, Irvine

    Approximately 165,000 sq ft of industrial accommodation with adjacent land extending to c.37.23 acres acquired on behalf of Tosca Commercial Property Fund.

    Category: industrialAcquisition Price: £1.325m
  • 40/42 Piersfield Terrace, Edinburgh, EH8 7BJ

    Disposal on behalf of KLG Estates of a standalone retail unit extending to 8,841 sq ft and let to Iceland Foods Ltd with over 60 years unexpired term. The sale price reflects a NIY of 5.51%.

    Category: retailSale Price: £1.25m
  • 34 Firth Road, Livingston

    Sale of an industrial investment to the sitting tenant on behalf of a London-based property company. The building was acquired by us at auction for £650,000 in 2008.

    Category: industrialSale Price: £1.0m
  • Glendoune Street, Girvan

    Acquisition of a new roadside development in a prominent location. The investment comprised a well let retail investment with 80% of the income secured against Tesco until 2028.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: £850,000
  • Endurance House, 9-11 Geneva Street, Peterborough

    The property comprises a self contained office building arranged over four floors with secure access to a private basement car park for over twenty vehicles. Inglis Howie advised on agreeing a surrender with the existing tenant before selling with vacant possession to Lindum Group Limited.

    Category: officeSale Price: £850,000
  • 23 High Street, Inverness

    Retail unit located within Inverness' prime retail pitch within the city centre. Let to Lush Retail Ltd with an unexpired lease term of c.8.5 years at a passing rent of £67,000 pa. Offers of £700,000 are sought which reflects an attractive net initial yield of 7.92%.

    Category: retailSale Price: £660,000
  • 17 Inglis Street, Inverness

    Attractive retail investment located within the central pedestrianised area of Inverness city centre. Let to Craighoppers Ltd until March 2019. Sold for £590,000.

    Category: retailSale Price: £590,000
  • 122 Quarry Street, Hamilton

    Acquisition on behalf of a private client of a bank located in Hamilton town centre. The premises was let to Santander UK Plc until October 2016. The purchase price reflects an initial yield of 16.07%.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: £500,000
  • 163 Bath Street, Glasgow

    A vacant possession disposal of traditional four storey townhouse extending to circa 3,768 sq ft of office accommodation within Glasgow CBD.

    Category: officeSale Price: £475,000
  • 191-195 Whitehouse Road, Barnton

    5,600 sq ft of office space within one of Edinburgh's most affluent suburbs. Existing income of over £35,000 per annum with 2,005 sq ft available to let. Strong residential conversion opportunity in a highly prominent location.

    Category: officeSale Price: £400,000
  • William Hill Retail Investment Package

    Package of two William Hill Investments located in strong positions within Tranent and Dalkeith. Both units produce rental income of £35,500 pa reflecting a NIY of 9.03% based on the quoting price of £375,000.

    Category: retailSale Price: £360,000
  • Gorgie Road, Edinburgh

    A prominent corner unit on established Edinburgh thoroughfare. Rental income of £22,000 per annum.

    Category: retailSale Price: £327,253
  • 20-22 High Street, Carluke

    Disposal of a prominent retail unit located on Caluke's High Street on behalf of Drumcarron Properties. The unit was let to William Hill on a new 20 year lease, subject to tenant break options. The sale price reflects a NIY of 9.45%.

    Category: retailSale Price: £225,000
  • 469 Paisley Road, Glasgow

    Disposal of a high street retail unit let to William Hill on a new 20 year lease, subject to break options. The investment was sold on behalf of Drumcarron Properties and the sale price reflects a NIY of 9.16%.

    Category: retailSale Price: £170,000
  • 10 Ballater Street, Glasgow

    Disposal of imposing four storey L-shaped office building in Glasgow let to The Lord Advocate.

    Category: officeSale Price: Confidential
  • Gemini House, Falkirk

    Gemini House is a multi-let office building, prominently located in central Falkirk which has recently been refurbished to a very high standard.

    Category: officeSale Price: Confidential
  • 710-740 Birchwood Boulevard, Warrington

    Four modern detached office buildings extending to 34,418 sq ft situated in a mature landscaped business environment.

    Category: officeSale Price: Confidential
  • 34 High Street, Canterbury

    Acquisition of two adjoining retail investments let to Card Factory and Betfred, in the historic English cathedral city of Canterbury.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: Confidential
  • St George's Studios and 101 and 113 St George's Road, Glasgow

    The disposal of a mixed use investment of circa 60,000 sq ft, comprising a four storey office building, a snooker club and a tyre depot. Administration sale on behalf of Ernst & Young

    Category: otherSale Price: Confidential
  • Merck House, Poole

    The acquisition of a prominent 7 storey office building located in Poole. Let to VWR International Ltd in its entirety for a period of 25 years. Inglis Howie acted on behalf of MLIM.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: CONFIDENTIAL
  • 94/96 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow

    Two prime retail units located within Glasgow city centre's shopping district. The units are let to Holland & Barrett and Phones 4 U. Inglis Howie acted on behalf of a private client in acquiring the investment from Threadneedle UK Property Select Fund.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: Confidential
  • Greenlaw Centre, Newton Mearns, Glasgow

    Modern 11 unit retail centre totalling 14,600 sq ft in affluent Glasgow suburb forming part of the 30 acre Greenlaw Business Park. Acquired for The Tonstate Group.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: Confidential
  • Imperium Portfolio

    Acquisition to acquire a diverse retail portfolio across the UK.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: Confidential
  • Fleming House 2, Strathclyde Business Park, Bellshill

    Fleming House Two provides modern, open plan accommodation. It is positioned in Scotland's most prestigious Business Park and has excellent road links to all parts of the country and beyond.

    Category: officeAcquisition Price: TBC
  • 58 West Nile Street, Glasgow

    Acquisition of a Starbucks investment located in Glasgow city centre. The premises are double fronted with clear visibilty from Buchanan Street to the Nelson Mandela Square frontage. The premises extend to basement and ground floor levels and are held on a lease expiring in December 2022.

    Category: retailAcquisition Price: Confidential
  • The Point, Saracen Street, Glasgow

    Prime multi-let Trade Counter Investment extending to 159,190 sq ft.

    Category: industrial
  • BizSpace Portfolio

    Disposal of six non-core business centres across the Central Belt on behalf of Bizspace. Locations include Livingston, Grangemouth, Bellshill and Cockenzie.

    Category: office
  • 22 Newton Place, Glasgow

    Disposal of a traditional mid-terraced townhouse, providing office accommodation over lower ground, ground and first floors. Let to Mercury Engineering and Energy Solution Consultants Limited.

    Category: officeSale Price: Confidential