All Posts in Category: Truro Office

Help for Clients During Coronavirus Crisis

With the fight against coronavirus forcing many offices to close, Stratton Creber Commercial (SCC) remains open for business with its staff across Devon and Cornwall adopting remote working practices. During these unprecedented times of self-isolation, demand for commercial property services remains surprisingly high, particularly in the area of property management. SCC’s management surveyors have always […] Read more

Energy Efficiency: Landlords Beware

SCC director Tom Neville reminds landlords of their energy efficiency responsibilities. Minimum Energy Efficient Standards, or MEES, should now be a well-known piece of legislation to Landlords which prevents the letting of properties with an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating below band E, subject to some exemptions and exceptions. The MEES regulation took effect on […] Read more

Philip Joins Stratton Creber Commercial

Property firm boosts valuation team with new appointment Stratton Creber Commercial has strengthened its valuation team in Truro with the appointment of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) registered valuer Philip Treveil. Originally from Kent, Philip studied archaeology at University College London (UCL) and worked in archaeology for a number of years, including as a […] Read more

Charity is ‘Banking On’ New Centre Success

A former banking hall in High Cross Street, St Austell, has a new tenant, thanks to property consultancy Stratton Creber Commercial (SCC). Previously home to Lloyds Bank, the premises – set over two floors and a basement – are being transformed into a community drop-in centre by social enterprise Cornwall Neighbourhoods for Change (CN4C). One […] Read more

Business Rates Update

As of 1 April 2019, non-domestic rates bills increased again, by the rate of inflation. For 2019/20 the standard multiplier now stands at 50.4 pence and the small business rate multiplier at 49.1 pence. This multiplier is then applied to the Rateable Value to arrive at the actual rates payable. This is undoubtably another unwanted […] Read more

An Experience on the High Street

Building surveyor Matthew Williams considers a bright future for the high street and suggests that big screen, screen printing and laser beams are closer than a click away. Running into the smoke-filled room I swerved between two brightly coloured vertical lasers, before ducking and leaping between the next two horizontal beams. Hitting the floor slightly […] Read more

Million Pound Industrial Sale Agreed in Days

The sale of a Redruth industrial unit was agreed within days of the property coming to the market. Property consultancy Stratton Creber Commercial (SCC) sold the site at Jon Davey Drive on the Treleigh Industrial Estate to near neighbours Seasalt Cornwall. Already one of the county’s biggest employers, the fashion brand has its distribution centre […] Read more

Busy Year for Plymouth Agency Team

Despite uncertainty surrounding Brexit, Stratton Creber Commercial (SCC) is bucking the trend and reporting its busiest new year trading period for more than ten years. The company’s agency department has received an overwhelming level of enquiries from buyers and prospective tenants seeking retail, office and industrial premises across all sectors in Devon and Cornwall. Already […] Read more

‘My Care My Home’ Secures Launch Pad in Cornwall

A ground floor retail unit in Penryn has a new tenant, thanks to property consultancy Stratton Creber Commercial (SCC). My Care My Home has moved into the premises at 16-18 Lower Market Street as part of a county-wide expansion plan. The care advice service plans to create up to 50 new quality domiciliary care jobs […] Read more