Archives: October 2018

New Retail Opportunities at Plymouth Cross

Seven new retail and leisure opportunities have now been launched at the £50m Plymouth Cross development which will be open for business after summer 2019. Central to the regeneration of Plymouth’s West End, the mixed-use redevelopment of the former Derry’s department store includes a range of units that can be configured to suit individual requirements. […] Read more

New Gin Room is Toast of the City

A Grade II listed building in Plymouth’s historic Barbican quarter is proving just the tonic for gin enthusiasts. The Barbican Botanics Gin Room opened its doors earlier this month to offer around 100 different gins for tasting and retail sale. Local property consultants Stratton Creber Commercial completed the letting of the former art gallery and […] Read more

In the Pink!

The Exeter office raised a grand total of £70 through a cake bake and wearing … “all things Pink” on Friday 19th October. The fundraising event was on behalf of Breast Cancer Now (the UK’s largest breast cancer charity). Well done to Diane Chrichard in our office for organising. Read more

Exeter …. Cowick Street

Having sold the former Speedway garage in Cowick Street Exeter to a local developer about 18 months ago, our Exeter office has been re-instructed to secure tenants for 4 new shops . Within 5 days all 4 shops were snapped up by local occupiers including a barbers, estate/letting agents and sports/tennis shop. The development comprises […] Read more

Prime property let in Honiton

The former Humberts offices on Honiton High Street has been let to independent retailer …. Shop Dead Gorgeous. Damian Cook of the Exeter office states “its not all doom and gloom on the High Street but landlords do need to be realistic and reasonable offering flexibility in the lease terms. The length of lease, repairing […] Read more

Rare freehold opportunity in Topsham

A prime shop with a self-contained maisonette in Topsham has become available which should prove attractive to investors. Damian Cook in our Exeter office says “this is a rare opportunity to purchase a freehold mixed use property in the popular town of Topsham. The shop is currently vacant, but being situated in the prime trading […] Read more

Reduce the Risk – Assessing Demand for New Workspace Developments

Cornwall has relatively few large employers and the employment market is characterised by a high proportion of smaller businesses. This is reflected in the nature of the enquiries received by our agency team which are often from local businesses and for relatively small amounts of space. Notwithstanding this, as my agency colleagues often report, take […] Read more

Joe is New Agent in Cornwall

Stratton Creber Commercial has announced a new appointment within its Truro office. Commercial agent Joseph Rea will head up the firm’s agency activities in Cornwall, specialising in the disposal and acquisition of retail, office, industrial and investment properties within the busy agency department. Having worked within the residential sector for more than 15 years, Joe […] Read more

Business Rates Appeals Service – 2017 Rating List

Stratton Creber Commercial provides a comprehensive rates advice and appeal service for any type of non-domestic property. The 2017 Rating List came into effect on 1st April 2017. This means that every property in England and Wales has been re-valued for the first time in seven years. The relevant date upon which Rateable Value is […] Read more

Buoyant investment market

On behalf of London based private investors Stratton Creber Commercial have recently sold the freehold interest in 25 Cowick Street which is let to B B Estates – formerly Bower & Bower. Simon Greenslade Director in the Exeter office confirmed “Cowick Street is a popular neighbourhood shopping district where we have seen an increase in […] Read more