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23rd June 2017

dohertybaines re-geared the lease on 12,000 sq ft in Stirling, Scotland on behalf of IWG plc

20th June 2017

DB on behalf of IWG plc agreed to acquire 15,000 sq ft at Pinnacle Business Centre, Leeds

14th June 2017

DB re-geared the lease on 30,000 sq ft at More London on behalf of IWG plc

9th June 2017

dohertybaines acquires St James’s Place plc building in Cambridge, Science Park

5th June 2017

dohertybaines re-geared the lease on 10,000 sq ft in Darlington Town Centre on behalf of IWG plc

31st May 2017

DB re-geared the lease on 12,600 sq ft at Birmingham Business Park on behalf of Regus plc

26th May 2017

SJP HQ wins BCO Award for Best Workplace 2017

dohertybaines are delighted to announce that the new St James’s Place plc Headquarters Building in Cirencester has won the BCO Award for Best Workplace 2017.

16th May 2017

dohertybaines act on behalf of Schroders to buy two office buildings for £27.2m

Schroder Real Estate has exchanged contracts to acquire two office buildings in Exeter and Reigate for a combined £27.2m, reflecting a net initial yield of 7.1%.

2nd March 2017

dohertybaines record another strong year in the Investment Agency League Tables for 2016

23rd February 2017

Quidnet retain Major Aircraft Leasing Company at Helios Court, Hatfield Business Park

The building is now being fully refurbished with completion schedule for April 2017.

20th February 2017

One Crown Square, Woking

We’ve had a busy 2016 letting over 13,000 sq ft of refurbished space to 7 companies, with Resorthoppa taking the whole of the 6th floor (7,850 sq ft).

17th February 2017

DB acquires Regus building in Milton Keynes for £7m

16th February 2017

DB Advises 1st Floor Letting

Total of 16,800 Sq Ft, one of the larger Welwyn Garden City lettings of 2016.

15th February 2017

dohertybaines surrender 30,000 sq ft at Queens House, Sheffield on behalf of Staffline Plc

14th February 2017

Sale of two Office Buildings in Welwyn Garden City

Both buildings were sold for approximately £11 million to a major local occupier.

13th February 2017

DB re-geared the lease on 10,000 sq.ft at Innovation House, Hemel Hempstead on behalf of Regus

10th February 2017

dohertybaines re-geared the 64,545 sq.ft lease on behalf of Regus at 6-8 The Square, Stockley Park

9th February 2017

DB advise St James’s Place Plc

DB advise St James’s Place Plc on the completion of their new 50,000 sq ft building in Cirencester.

6th February 2017

dohertybaines advise St James's Place

dohertybaines advise St James's Place on their new 9,750 sq ft Nottingham office.

6th February 2017

dohertybaines acquires 42,743 sq ft warehouse for PJH Group at AIPUT’s The Hub, Glasgow Airport.

Leading bathroom and kitchen supplier, PJH Group, has taken occupation of this refurbished warehouse to assist in driving expansion of its Scottish business.

28th November 2016

Autumn Statement 2016: How will it affect the property market?

This Wednesday we saw Philip Hammond’s first and last Autumn statement. So what does the statement mean for the property industry?

7th November 2016

Enfield Industrial Market

Enfield is situated 12 miles north of Central London and is considered one of London’s premier distribution locations.

7th November 2016

Heathrow Industrial Market

Heathrow is situated on the western fringe of London, with London Heathrow Airport being the principal commercial centre for the area, handling 70 million passengers each year.

7th November 2016

Park Royal Industrial Market

Park Royal is the largest industrial area in Europe and the most important one within inner London, being 13 km west of Central London.

4th November 2016

Ryder Court, St James’s, London, SW1

Acquisition of prime, refurbished 70,000sqft office building, located in the West End office building for £115million.

11th October 2016

Axis Park, Langley- Fully Let

30th June 2016

Pendagon Group Park up at Mowlem

Pendragon Group have acquired the last unit of the first phase of development at Mowlem Trading Estate, London N17.

25th April 2016

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets completes acquisition of a prime M1 logistics site in Luton, UK, to be developed by Baytree.

Site includes planning consent for over 400,000 sq ft (37,161 sqm) of logistics space.

12th February 2016

The RICS hopes for a Sticky Wicket

The 16-strong squad, led by Knight Frank partner Shaun Roy, will depart from London today and play against five local Cape Town teams.

25th January 2016

RICS CRICKET TOUR SOUTH AFRICA 2016

We are delighted to both sponsor and be represented on this tour by our very own Robert Nelson – Best Wishes.

14th January 2016

Prime City Office Acquisition at City Tower, EC2

dohertybaines have advised St James’s Place Plc on the acquisition of 6,500 sq ft in one of the City’s most prestigious office buildings.<br/>

11th January 2016

GRADE A WAREHOUSE UNITS IN PARK ROYAL

11th January 2016

New Academy for St James’s Place Plc in Midtown

SJP have taken a further floor of 6,000 sq ft at York House, Kingsway for their Academy. The Academy provides an in-house development and training programme for their financial advisors.

8th January 2016

dohertybaines Advise Multinational On Lease Surrender

7th January 2016

Haywards Heath Aquisition

Private clients of dohertybaines have acquired the freehold interest Sussex House, 54-62 Perrymount Road, Haywards Heath.

4th January 2016

St James’s Place Plc Expand into Canary Wharf

dohertybaines have advised SJP on the acquisition of 20,000 sq ft of office space at 40 Bank Street, E14. This is a new business operation and SJP’s first Docklands office.

21st December 2015

St James’s Place Plc Sign Two New Leases in Leeds

Having re-geared the lease at their Leeds HQ, Harcourt House, SJP have taken a further floor of 3,500 sq ft in the adjoining building of Halsbury House.

14th December 2015

Purchase of Gerrards Cross HQ Building

dohertybaines have advised a major corporate client on the acquisition of a HQ office building for £10.5m.

7th December 2015

APCOA in Carmarthen

dohertybaines have advised Apcoa on the re-gear of their Carmarthen car park, removing onerous provisions from their balance sheet.

6th November 2015

Office Agency Relocates Prestige International UK Headquarters

dohertybaines has relocated Prestige International’s UK headquarters from Chiswick to McKay Securities’ Corinthian House, Croydon.

5th November 2015

Progress at Phase 2 Origin

One Available Unit and Two Pre-lets

4th November 2015

dohertybaines Sponsors Brentford vs Hull

With our very own Paul Londra presenting Man of the Match!

30th October 2015

Newton Abbot Warehouse

dohertybaines has advised a private investor on securing its tenant on a new 5 year lease for a 40,000 sq ft warehouse premises on the popular Heathfield Industrial Estate.

29th October 2015

Data Centre Transactions

The Lease Advisory team has concluded negotiations for a new lease and two rent reviews across three separate buildings totalling 52,000 sq ft for one of its telecoms clients for premises located in London E1.

28th October 2015

Midtown Office Disposal

dohertybaines has successfully disposed of client, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Europe Ltd’s (MHIE), lease at International Buildings, 71 Kingsway WC2 by way of assignment.

8th October 2015

Newly Refurbished Industrial / Warehouse Unit To Let in Park Royal

21st September 2015

Canada Life’s Maple House Now Fully Let

Across a series of transactions dohertybaines have now fully let the 50,000 sq ft Maple House, Potters Bar on behalf of Canada Life.

26th August 2015

A New Lease of Life At Greenford Park

SEGRO welcomes Frescobol Carioca to Greenford Park. Committed to a long term occupancy, this exciting addition confirms Greenford as a truly diverse place for business.

19th August 2015

Brompton Bicycle to relocate to SEGRO's Greenford Park, Park Royal

Brompton Bicycle – the designer and manufacturer of the iconic folding bike - is set to open a new manufacturing and distribution hub at SEGRO’s Greenford Park, in Park Royal, West London.

31st July 2015

Doherty Baines Advised Legal & General Property

L&G makes debut School Investment, as it backs wider Tottenham Regeneration Scheme.

29th July 2015

Chancery Gate buys Portsmouth Spec Site

Chancery Gate has bought a development site at Voyager Park in Portsmouth for a £9m speculative scheme.

6th July 2015

Private Investor Sale

dohertybaines have advised a private investor on the sale of a new purpose built Sainsburys Local and Petrol Filling Station on the A431 Bristol achieving a net initial yield of 5.3%.

2nd July 2015

Property Agents Entered the Pits and Showed off their Differentials

There has always been fierce competition among shed agents but they had the chance to exercise that rivalry in an entirely new environment at the launch of Segro’s spec units at Slough Trading Estate.

24th June 2015

Hashtag #whoops

Twitter, for those of us of a certain age, can be a minefield, with hashtags and handles seemingly just another set of technological torture devices.

19th June 2015

Continued: dohertybaines on site with St James’s Place Plc in Cirencester

SJP's additional HQ building is progressing well on site as can be seen. We are looking forward to sharing more photographs as the build progresses.

18th June 2015

SEGRO signs four new customer leases at Metropolitan Park

Three new signings at Metropolitan Park, Renewing existing lease for long-term customer.

16th June 2015

Double celebrations at Origin, Park Royal

WASABI Co Ltd sign lease for the 65,000 sq ft spec unit at flagship development in Park Royal, Construction of final phase begins, Only two units remain available at Origin.

10th June 2015

There's a Great Deal Already Done at Mowlem Trading Estate, with the Propect of More to Come!

8th June 2015

BAE Systems appoints dohertybaines’ Office Agency team to advise on the disposal of surplus office accommodation.

In order to mitigate its occupational liabilities, BAE Systems Properties Ltd has appointed dohertybaines to advise on the disposal of its office space in New Malden.

27th May 2015

Sale of Thomas's School, Fulham

Acting on behalf of a family trust client we have just sold the old Chelsea College of Arts Building (now Thomas’s School) on Hugon Rd, Fulham. The property was sold off market to a Fund for £23.5m.

26th May 2015

dohertybaines advise Agility on sale of site to Lidl

dohertybaines advised Agility Logistics on the sale of a 1.5 acre site to Lidl in Goole for a price of just over £1,000,000.

22nd May 2015

dohertybaines Top Investment Tables

We are delighted to announce that dohertybaines topped the most recently published single office UK Investment league table with transactions of over £1billion.

21st May 2015

dohertybaines advise St James’s Place Plc on Kingsway relocation

dohertybaines have advised St James’s Place Plc on the acquisition of two floors totalling 12,000 sq.ft at 23 Kingsway WC2.

19th May 2015

dohertybaines on site with St James’s Place Plc in Cirencester

dohertybaines are advising St James’s Place Plc on Phase 2 of their new Headquarters building in Cirencester where work has now commenced.

18th May 2015

dohertybaines advise Lonestar on £1 billion Project Laser Purchase

dohertybaines advises Lonestar on the “off market” purchase of a mixed sector portfolio from Moorfield Group.

24th April 2015

SEGRO continues London expansion

Industrial giant SEGRO has bought a logistics unit in north London for £12.75m as part of a drive to expand it's greater Londo portfolio.

3rd March 2015

Bridges Ventures buys £84m Regus Portfolio

Bridges Ventures has agreed to buy the Evans Easyspace portfolio from Regus, the UK-listed serviced office provider, for £84m, while retaining Regus as its long-term operating partner.

20th February 2015

Rush in a Hurry for Mowlem

Rush Couriers have taken Unit 20 Mowlem Trading Estate, in N17.

16th February 2015

Success at Met Park, Park Royal

Success at Met Park, Park Royal

12th February 2015

Three Units Let at Trade City, Uxbridge

22nd October 2014

Sowerby Bridge - Tesco

Let to Tesco until 2034 Passing Rent:£1,029,015.47 per annul Net Initial Yield:5.00% Price:£19,450,000

22nd October 2014

Two Industrial Lettings Completing in One Area on the 21st!

3rd September 2014

Letting Update

Although August is seem as traditionally a quiet time on the transaction front, the db industrial team has powered through with a raft of lettings  this holiday season.

29th August 2014

Origin Park

29th August 2014

Heathrow Lettings Update

21st August 2014

Lettings Update for Heathrow

August 2014

4th July 2014

Hatrick for dohertybaines

As the World Cup enters the knockout stage, Dohertybaines have scored an enviable hatrick of deals in North London.

7th March 2014

Cypro Takes a Bite from Mowlem

Cypro Foods, the established North London occupier and one of the UK’s largest fresh produce suppliers has taken a lease on unit 20 Mowlem Trading Estate, Tottenham.

8th January 2014

4 More Reasons for Good Cheer over the Festive Per

The db industrial team had 4 more good reasons for industrial cheer over the festive period with a number of lettings.

10th December 2013

Two Head for Premier Park

Ward Thomas Removals and Taking Shape are both taking space at SEGRO’s Premier Park in Park Royal

27th November 2013

Letting Update: Fairway Drive, Greenford

November 2013

27th November 2013

Segro wins Park Royal Lettings

Segro has secured more than 45,000 sq ft of lettings at Premier Park in Park Royal, London’s largest industrial area.

7th November 2013

WWF HQ: 'Stringent is an understatement'

At the World Wildlife Fund’s new HQ in Surrey, Willmott Dixon has taken sustainable construction to new levels of rigour, forensically tracking the carbon content of every single element, and even building an FSC-certified workshop on site. So has the result been worth it?

6th November 2013

SEGRO Letting Update

21st August 2013

BlackRock Acquires Bedfont Industrial Estate

The BlackRock UK Property Fund has completed the acquisition of the Bedfont Industrial Estate from Trehaven Group for £24 million.

16th August 2013

dohertybaines Project Management

dohertybaines Project Management recently completed the Cat A to Cat B fitout of 10 Fashion Street for Danish based fashion brand Bestseller Wholesale UK.

15th July 2013

Lyreco stock up at Mowlem

Lyreco, the office supply distributor have just acquired 19,001 sqft of industrial space on Mowlem Trading Estate.

18th June 2013

2 Units sold Trade City Business Park Uxbridge

Doherty Baines have sold two more units at Kier’s successful Trade City Business Park scheme in Uxbridge.

3rd April 2013

EGi Most Active Agent 2012 - Results

We are delighted to announce our db Industrial Team have been voted the 3rd most active agent in London.

27th March 2013

LONDONMETRIC ACQUIRES PRIMARK DISTRIBUTION UNIT IN

LondonMetric Property Plc ("LondonMetric"), the UK REIT recently created through the merger of London & Stamford Property Plc and Metric Property Investments plc, announces the acquisition of the Primark Distribution Unit, Thrapston from Moorfield Real Estate Fund II for £60.5 million. The acquisition will be funded from existing resources.

6th February 2013

Unit 6 Trade City Business Park, Uxbridge UB8 2GG

Dohertybaines have successfully completed the sale of unit 6 Trade City Business Park, Uxbridge on behalf of Kier Property.

9th November 2012

Doherty Baines sells The Matrix Building In Aldgat

Asia-based hotel group Dorsett Hospitality International has bought the Matrix Building, London EC3 for £14.05m from Martin Ellis and Les Ross, partners in Grant Thornton UK LLP and joint administrators of No 9 Aldgate Limited.

25th September 2012

SEGRO Virtual Tours

25th June 2012

Unit 260 Parkbury, Old Parkbury Lane, Radlett

Dohertybaines have recently let Unit 260 Parkbury, Old Parkbury Lane, Radlett AL2 2DB to Complex Cleaning on a 15 year lease.

13th June 2012

Interlink 100, Mollison Avenue Enfield

Dohertybaines acting on behalf of PJH Group, have recently agreed the surrender and regrant of new lease to DHL at the unit known as Interlink 100 at Enfield.

31st May 2012

Heathrow Update

Freightnet & Westgate take it to the Next Level at X2

26th April 2012

Freightnet Chooses Segro’s X2 Double Decker Shed

Privately owned cargo handling company Freightnet has taken a 36,524 sq ft unit on the upper floor at SEGRO’s, X2, Heathrow.

8th February 2012

Investment Acquisition

The Chase Centre, Chase Road, Park Royal, London NW10 6QD

30th January 2012

First 2012 Rates Bills Arrive

Our Treasury Department have just passed the first rates bills of 2012 to the Rating Department for verification,

17th January 2012

Good Start to the Year for Rreef

Unit 1 B Dukes Road Industrial Estate, Dukes Road, Park Royal W3 OSL has been prelet to Screwfix on a 10 year lease. The unit is 7,503 sq ft.

13th December 2011

Response to Budget Announcement on Rates

The Chancellor has announced that he is extending the business rates holiday from October this year to April 2013.

28th November 2011

Cable & Wireless connects with dohertybaines

Cable & Wireless Worldwide (C&WW) has appointed dohertybaines (db) on a new four year contract to service all its corporate real estate requirements. 

31st October 2011

SEGRO Lettings

Letting for SEGRO across the A40 Portfolio

31st October 2011

Only 1 unit left for Canmoor at Vision, W3

Following the successful letting of Units 2 & 4 Vision only Unit 15 is now available.

19th October 2011

Inflation Reaches Record Levels Sparking Fears of

RPI increased from 5.2% in August to 5.6% in September sparking fears of a spike in the tax if the Government continues to use September’s RPI rate to set the rates multiplier. If the increase goes ahead businesses will face the biggest increase in rates in over 20 years.

14th October 2011

Petition for Empty Property Rates Change

The London Rating Network which is made up of a wide selection of specialists in business rates in both public and private sectors has created on online petition to lobby the Government to remove the unfair Empty Property Rates (EPR) threshold from £2,600.00 Rateable Value (RV) and reinstate the £18,000.00 RV threshold under which EPR are not payable for a minimum period of two years.

14th October 2011

Rating Reform in Scotland

The Scottish Government announced various business rates measures in its recent Budget which have potentially serious implications for Scottish property owners and occupiers. The most relevant is the reform of empty rate relief which it appears is being reduced dramatically.  

3rd August 2011

Service Charges in Commercial Property – RICS Code

The second edition of the Service Charge Code of Practice in Commercial Property has been launched by RICS and will become effective on 1 October 2011.

1st August 2011

Mobile Phone Mast Sites - Consolidation Continues

Those of you with mobile phone installations on your rooftops or land will be aware of the consolidation in the industry. 

5th July 2011

Clegg says Councils Will Keep Business Rates

Councils in England will be allowed to keep the business rates they collect rather than paying them into Treasury, under new government plans.

1st July 2011

Coverage for dohertybaines on Property Week Websit

New amendments to the Localism Bill could allow councils to refuse to hold referendums in “special cases.”

27th June 2011

Dohertybaines Delivers Kuehne and Nagle for Lewish

Dohertybaines on behalf of a private client has let Units 11 and 12 on the Chiltonian Industrial Estate, Lewisham, SE12 to logistics specialist Kuehne and Nagle.

24th May 2011

Grosvenor Outguns Bidders To Win Mayfair Prize

The Grosvenor Estate has bought the long leasehold interest of a 5,718 sq ft office building at 43 South Audley Street, W1 for £5.4m from specialist builder Holloway White Allom.

23rd May 2011

Freehold Sales in Alperton

On behalf of Sapcote Developments Units 1, 8 & 10 Manor Farm Business Park, 95 Manor Farm Road, Alperton, HA0 IBN have been sold.

23rd May 2011

SEGRO lettings in Greenford

Units 5 & 6 Greenford Park, Greenford, UB6 0AZ have been let.

23rd May 2011

SEGRO lettings in Park Royal

Units 47/49 Westway Industrial Estate, Old Oak Common Lane, East Acton,W3 7XR (5,702 sq ft) has been let to Concept Engineering Consultants on a 10 year lease.

23rd May 2011

Freehold Sales for Aberdeen Property Investors

Units 12/13 Lyon Way, Greenford, Middlesex, UB6 0BN 17,101 sq ft has been sold to Polybags.

23rd May 2011

More Lettings for Canmoor at Vision

Unit 11 Vision, Kendal Avenue, Park Royal W3 has been let to Tesla Motors Limited for a term of 10 years.

23rd May 2011

John Fosbraey - dohertybaines Planning Consultant

The first draft of the National Planning Policy Framework will couple the idea that economic growth always causes environmental degradation and set a tough, pro development agenda, according to documents obtained by Property Week.

16th March 2011

SEGRO reshuffles its Heathrow advisers

Industrial REIT SEGRO has appointed dohertybaines, Savills and De Souza as joint agents for its Heathrow portfolio, one of the largest industrial agency instructions in the UK.

16th March 2011

dohertybaines sells Huntingdon for private client

Private client of dohertybaines sells Huntingdon distribution facility to Aberdeen Property Investors for £4.1 million (UK)

15th March 2011

SEGRO Lettings

At Acton Park, The Vale, London W3 7QE, Unit 22 (2,942 sq ft) has been let to Analox Instruments for a term of 10 years.

15th March 2011

More Lettings for Canmoor

On behalf of Canmoor, dohertybaines have let Unit 10 Vision, Kendal Avenue, Park Royal W3 0AF.

4th March 2011

dohertybaines instructed on Park Royal

dohertybaines have been instructed by Kingston Estates to dispose of 274/275 Abbeydale Road.

1st February 2011

Scotland empty rates legislation

Scotland expected to follow England in empty rates legislation

1st February 2011

Are you still paying empty rates?

The government handed out more than £1bn in empty property relief last year as clever avoidance tactics employed by the industry started to take their toll.

28th January 2011

UK Broadband Telecoms Sites

Those of you who used to have UK Broadband installations on your rooftops will be aware that they decommissioned virtually all of their sites last year.

28th January 2011

Compass West

dohertybaines have let Unit 11 Compass West, London N17 to Polbake Ltd, who are moving from East London to take advantage of the good access to the City and West End, that Edmonton provides.

21st January 2011

dohertybaines at MIPIM

dohertybaines will be hosting events at MIPIM 2011

19th January 2011

The Chase Centre Let

Now Fully Let The Chase Centre, Chase Road, Park Royal, NW10 6QD

13th January 2011

Newcastle Upon Tyne

dohertybaines, acting for clients who hold a head leasehold interest in the property, agreed terms with the occupational tenants to remove a break option in return for 3 months rent free. It was further agreed that the rent free allowance would be spent on repairing the property, thus reducing both parties terminal dilapidation liabilities.