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Investment sold in Sidmouth

After competitive bidding this prominent freehold town centre investment property in Sidmouth has been sold off an asking price of £475,000. The property includes two shops on the ground floor with three spacious flats above. Simon Greenslade commented “that freehold investment properties in Sidmouth always prove popular with investors due to the resilience of the […] Read more

Boutique retailer expands with Exeter acquisition

Acting on behalf of a private landlord, Stratton Creber Commercial have let a shop in Exeter, back-to-back with the previous tenant’s occupation. 111-113 Fore Street formerly traded as Bunyip Craft, and was marketed at a rent of £17,500 per annum. The new tenant, The Black Pearl, has decided to expand into Exeter, having traded in […] Read more

Short Term Occupations – Take a Long Term View

Here, general practice surveyor Phil Dickins advises property owners to take a long term view to short term occupations. Providing for short term occupation of commercial property is a not uncommon situation, for example, where an occupier needs early possession and the solicitors are still working on the lease. In such cases, a licence agreement […] Read more

Exeter office let following major refurbishment

An office suite in central Exeter has been let following major works to modernise and improve the accommodation. Bradninch Court is a building dating from the 1920’s, situated on Castle Street in the city centre close to the High Street. Along with the adjoining Bradninch Hall, it forms a large office property with gated car […] Read more

Topsham railway building let following strong demand

Stratton Creber Commercial have just let the former Ticket Office at Topsham railway station in Exeter. The building, which fronts Holman Way and backs directly onto the railway platform, is a 19th Century former ticket office of 577 sq.ft, and was purchased by the current owner at auction earlier in the year. Following works to […] Read more

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