All Posts in Category: Truro Office

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

Project Work Pitfalls

We have all seen the signs of property projects that have gone wrong, whether it’s an unfinished building site covered in weeds, or abandoned graffiti covered hoardings. Building surveyor Matthew Williams looks at what to consider when planning your construction project. When I arrived at “surveying school” one the first exercises we did was to […] Read more

Location, Location, Location

Stratton Creber Commercial, the joint retained agents for the letting of industrial units on the Parc Erissey Industrial Estate, have seen an increase in demand for the industrial estate due to its excellent facilities and ease of access to the A30. Located just 2 miles north of Redruth, the industrial estate offers a variety of […] Read more

A look back and forward

Matthew Williams of Stratton Creber Commercial considers the Building Regulations in the light of the Hackitt Report I just about remember coming across “The 1976 Building Regulations” on my architect father’s desk, set in an attractive plain brown cover and a cover price of £4.75. The Regulations would provide you with much of the information […] Read more

The South West Valuation Team

Valuation underpins most financial decisions made by individuals or organisations in relation to property transactions. Valuation is more than a figure at the end of a report determing the Market Value of an asset; it can affect the level of borrowing that can be secured against an asset, affect investment decisions and inform on the […] Read more

Does Liskeard need more employment space?

Liskeard Town Council keep being told “we need more employment space and a new livestock market” by local businesses, farmers and residents to safeguard the future of Liskeard. In response to this Stratton Creber Commercial have been appointed to prepare a demand study. This will investigate whether more office and industrial development can be supported […] Read more

Jason Joins Stratton Creber Commercial

Stratton Creber Commercial has boosted its building consultancy services with the appointment of experienced RICS chartered building surveyor Jason Sandland. Jason enhances the company’s existing building surveying offer, providing building consultancy advice on acquisition, maintenance, construction, design and management (CDM) and development or disposal of commercial property across the region. Jason joins the firm after […] Read more

Is the tide turning for Penzance?

Over the last six months it has been noted within the office an increase in enquiry levels for commercial space in Penzance, is it the Premier Inn effect? or is it because of the lower capital and rental values compared with other coastal towns? Premier Inn are due to commence works on The Barmwells Mill […] Read more