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.

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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