Retail

Adding value in the retail property sector

As one of the leading property consultancy companies working in the Retail sector we can support you whatever your requirements. We have particular expertise in relation to the acquisition, management and disposal of retail property and businesses and work with many clients to help them build dynamic and profitable property portfolios.

We add value every step of the way – whether it’s using our negotiating skills to get the best possible deal, or looking for opportunities to maximise the value of your assets through strategic management or enhancements.

Our clients include major high street businesses, private landlords, developers and local authorities.

Everything we do is designed to add value to your business and help you streamline your operations. We’ll work closely with you to provide a bespoke solution to your specific needs. Our comprehensive range of services includes:

Building Surveying and Valuations

We provide full surveying and valuation services for land, property and businesses. We also provide rent review services and lease renewals and re-gears.

Buying and Selling

We are experts at helping retail companies purchase, lease, let and sell property. We can also provide strategic and financial advice, helping our clients to build dynamic and profitable property portfolios.

Investment

We identify development and investment opportunities for a wide range of retailers. We also provide detailed appraisals of viable development options and advice on funding strategies and marketing.

Property Management

We can provide a comprehensive property management services for shops and other retail properties. We take care of the fundamentals, minimise costs and help boost the value of built assets through strategic repairs and refurbishment.

Planning

We provide comprehensive range of planning services and have been involved in some of Scotland’s most prominent developments.

Construction

We provide a full range of architectural and construction management services, including project monitoring, costs analysis and space planning.

Enhancing our clients’ profile on the high street

We understand how complex retail property developments, negotiations and transactions can be and we are able to provide the necessary support and advice to ensure that a project progresses successfully from start to finish. We are experts at getting results, whatever the market conditions and specialise in finding creative solutions to complicated contractual, lease, planning and development issues.

We work in long-term partnerships with many of our clients to help them develop their property portfolio and to enhance their profile on the high street or in shopping centres and other retail environments.

We are highly experienced at valuations and rating, lease and commercial consultancy issues and have saved our retail clients many millions of pounds through skillful negotiation. Our contacts in the market allow us to act quickly for both acquisitions and disposals.

We draw on the expertise of all our departments to provide a wide range of in-house expertise. We also have well-developed links with a wide range of contractors, so we can act as a one-stop shop to make life easy for our clients.

We work on some of Scotland’s most high-profile retail projects, but provide the same high level of service to all our clients big or small. Our corporate resources allow us to work as long-term partners with our clients and help them to achieve their business goals. Our network of 14 local offices means we can provide a fast, responsive service and a deep understanding of local markets and planning issues.

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