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Should I Be Using a Managing Agent?

As commercial property managers, we are often asked the question “Should I be using a managing agent?”, sometimes followed by “What can a Managing Agent do for me?” Efficient management of commercial investments will ultimately influence value, and minimise associated costs to landlords, as well as reducing the exposure to property owners when things go […] Read more

EXETER SCIENCE PARK OFFICES COME TO MARKET

We have been appointed as joint agents with Maze in the marketing of one floor of Eagle House, currently Exeter’s most modern office building. Built around four years ago as the first building on Exeter Science Park, the offices are naturally ventilated and rated “BREEAM – excellent” for the building’s environmental credentials. With surrounding buildings […] Read more

Staircase Tax: Will your Business be Affected?

There has been a great deal of noise this week about the so-called ‘staircase tax’, but what is it and how will your business be affected? General practice surveyor Phil Dickins gives an overview. The government’s Valuation Office Agency (VOA) has been acting on the results of a 2015 Supreme Court decision that relates to […] Read more

SCC named Most Active Devon Agent for Eighth Consecutive Year!

Stratton Creber Commercial has been named the most active commercial property agent in Devon for the eighth consecutive year. The firm received the Most Active Agent Award for Devon 2017 from EGi, the online arm of Estates Gazette, the property industry’s leading journal. Widely recognised as one of the top accolades for commercial property agents, […] Read more

For sale: Victorian building with ample parking/storage land

A freehold site with excellent access to the A38 has just come to market. Moor View School is situated on the edge of the Heathfield Industrial Estate but surrounded by mature woodlands and fields, and just 600 metres from the A38 dual carriageway. The property includes the attractive original Victorian school building as well as […] Read more

Retail opportunity in the heart of Exeter’s main business estate

A rare opportunity has arisen to occupy a retail unit with prominent roadside frontage on Exeter’s main employment estate. Stratton Creber Commercial have been appointed to market a unit of 780 square feet, situated next to Ladbrokes and Guardian Security and opposite Barclays Bank, on the main road through the Marsh Barton Estate. Unusually, the […] Read more

WE HAVE RETAINED TOP DEVON AGENT AWARD

For the eighth year running, Stratton Creber Commercial have been crowned “Most Active Agents” in Devon by the property industry’s leading publication, Estates Gazette. The award is based purely on the number of recorded commercial property transactions of all types over a 12-month period up to July 2017. With offices in Exeter and Plymouth, Stratton […] Read more

The New ‘Red Book’ (RICS Valuation – Global Standards, July 2017

The RICS has now issued new global valuation standards with effect from 1st July 2017 in accordance the new mandatory requirements which supersede the previous UK professional standards of 2014.  This document forms the basis of all ‘Red book’ valuations and incorporates the International Valuation Standards to create market consistency, transparency and comparability as a […] Read more

Gavin is New Agency Surveyor

 Stratton Creber Commercial has announced a new appointment within its agency department. Gavin Sagar, 42, from Kingsbridge, has joined the firm’s Plymouth office and will specialise in the disposal and acquisition of retail, office, industrial and investment properties. With more than 25 years experience in the residential property sector, Gavin started his career with one […] Read more

Office deal further tightens Exeter supply

The latest office deal at Exeter’s Pynes Hill has reduced office availability in the city to a new low. The letting of the ground floor of Minerva House to Careers South West in July saw the new occupier relocate from Queen Street in the city centre, and followed the move of the previous tenant, Cafcass, […] Read more