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Canmoor Sell Livery Place, Birmingham

Canmoor Sell Livery Place, Birmingham

Canmoor have completed the sale of Livery Place, Birmingham, following 8 lettings this year, having reduced the vacancy rate from 30% to 8% and moving headline rents per sq ft on by over 40%.

Q3 2017

Wilstead Industrial Park, Bedford

Wilstead Industrial Park, Bedford

Canmoor have completed the acquisition of Wilstead Industrial Park with British Airways Pension fund. The park totals 250,000 sq ft with 10 acres of development land.

Q3 2017

Canmoor confirmed as Asset Manager on Stakehill

Canmoor confirmed as Asset Manager on Stakehill

Canmoor are pleased to announce the Asset Manager appointment for Stakehill Industrial Estate recently acquired by UBS for £43 million.

Q3 2017

Largest office letting of 2017 in Swindon!

Largest office letting of 2017 in Swindon!

Canmoor has signed Optima Defence for 20,000 sq ft of Grade A offices at its Kembrey Park campus in Swindon. This represents the most important letting in the market this year and is to a large occupier on a 10 year straight lease. It complements the recent flurry of letting activity at the Park.

Q3 2017

Stockton Business Park, Middlesborough

Stockton Business Park, Middlesborough

Canmoor acquires 38 acre site to launch warehouse logistics development.

Q3 2017

EE regear at Birmingham Business Park

EE regear at Birmingham Business Park

Canmoor have regeared the 60,000 sq ft office lease with Everything Everywhere at Birmingham Business Park committing EE to the Park for at least a further 5 years.

Q3 2017

Philip Morris sign at Livery Place, Birmingham

Philip Morris sign at Livery Place, Birmingham

Canmoor have signed the world’s leading tobacco company Philip Morris at Livery Place Birmingham. NYSE listed Philip Morris have taken a 5 year lease on 2,197 sq ft of the third floor.

Q3 2017

Occupiers commit to Larkfield Trading Estate

Occupiers commit to Larkfield Trading Estate

MTEC Warehousing have renewed for a further 10 years at the 28,661 sq ft D16, Larkfield Trading Estate whilst Onsite Central have extended their lease by 6 years at Unit E3.

Q3 2017

Greenwood

Greenwood

Techex and Displaydata have signed 10 year leases totalling 16,500sq.ft and Micron took occupation of 8,000sq.ft in early August which co-insided with the opening of the new Graze Cafe.

Q3 2017

20 Chapel St, Liverpool

20 Chapel St, Liverpool

New enlarged reception PC'd in August in conjunction with the signing of a new lease to Bean Coffee, who will launch the new cafe adjacent to the reception in late September.

Q3 2017

Farnborough Aerospace Centre, Infor House

Farnborough Aerospace Centre, Infor House

Early surrender of BAE Systems leases completed 5 weeks prior to expiry, to enable re-gearing of sub-tenant leases with Infor, Origen and BII for 5 years totalling 60,000 sq ft.

Q3 2017

61-63 London Road, Redhill

61-63 London Road, Redhill

Following Phase II works PC in late June'17 the building was marketed for sale having been 85% pre-let to Travelers and PSA, with the remaining 7,000sq.ft firmly under offer. The building sold in late August to a Local Authority for 5.5%.

Q3 2017

Jupiter, Cannock

Jupiter, Cannock

140,000 sq ft of new industrial/warehouse space has started on site at Cannock. PC is expected in March 2018.

Q3 2017

Zorro, Ashby

Zorro, Ashby

235,000 sq ft of new industrial/warehouse space has started on site at Ashby de la Zouch. PC is expected in March 2018.

Q3 2017

Paul Fabrications Ltd re-gears at Castle Donnington

Paul Fabrications Ltd re-gears at Castle Donnington

Canmoor have successfully re-geared Paul Fabrications lease for a new straight 15 year term at the 35,000 sq ft Unit 10 A Willow Farm, Castle Donnington.

Q3 2017

Ringtons take final unit at Brough Park

Ringtons take final unit at Brough Park

Ringtons confectionary company have taken 5,700sqft at Brough Park to make the estate fully let.

Q3 2017

Redhill

Redhill

Canmoor, obo Diageo PF, has let 85% of this comprehensively refurbished 50,000sq.ft building before PC to PSA Finance UK and Travelers at in excess of £28.50psf. The investment will be sold.

Q2 2017

Greenwood, Bracknell

Greenwood, Bracknell

Micron have completed a lease on 8,000 sq ft and their fit out/occupation will co-inside with the opening of the newly installed 1,300 sq ft Graze café on the ground floor opening in August 2017. Other occupiers are expected to follow shortly.

Q2 2017

New businesses flock to Crendon

New businesses flock to Crendon

The terrace of new ‘starter’ units are 100% all occupied or under offer. The new 30,000 sq ft building is nearing completion with good interest levels.

Q2 2017

Fully Let at Larkfield Trading Estate

Fully Let at Larkfield Trading Estate

Larkfield Trading Estate is fully let following AMS Management Systems taking Unit F1 on a 10 year lease. The 7,000 sq ft was refurbished by Canmoor and let within two weeks on PC.

Q2 2017

Canmoor help Tenants Grow at Livery Place

Canmoor help Tenants Grow at Livery Place

BWB have expanded for the third time within Livery Place, Birmingham Central Business District taking the whole 6th floor of 7,347 sq ft on a 5 year lease. Packt Publishing now occupy 5,570 sq ft on the 2nd floor. Availability is just 10% following 5 lettings in the last 6 months.

Q2 2017

IFS commits to Carrickfergus

IFS commits to Carrickfergus

IFS, the largest tenant at Kilroot Business Park occupying 120,000 sqft, have signed a new 10 year lease.

Q2 2017

Cumbernauld awash with new tenants

Cumbernauld awash with new tenants

Canmoor has secured 40,000 sq ft of new lettings at Westfield North Courtyard, Cumbernauld, in the heart of Scotland’s central belt. These lettings follow an extensive work programme on five units, to reposition the estate.

Q2 2017

Phase 1 at Lawnswood Complete

Phase 1 at Lawnswood Complete

Comprehensive refurbishment of vacant office space now completed at Lawnswood Business Park, Leeds. Common area refurbishment programme due to commence Q3 2017.

Q2 2017

Started on site at Nexus!

Started on site at Nexus!

The Newbury development is underway having secured two pre-lets to F1 Autocentres and Ward Thomas Removals and due to complete December 2017.

Q2 2017

Voyager landing soon at Farnborough!

Voyager landing soon at Farnborough!

Progress is going well at Farnborough and completion is due at the end of the summer and unit 2 is now under offer with strong interest in the remaining units.

Q2 2017

Pucklechurch Trading Estate, Bristol

Pucklechurch Trading Estate, Bristol

Panther Warehousing PLC have signed a new 5 year lease (21,232 sq ft) to extend their South West logistics operation.

Q1 2017

Aztec West, Bristol

Aztec West, Bristol

Three new deals have been agreed at Aztec West; GSF Car Parts, Nautisk Forlag & D-TEch Ltd. This follows a successful 12 months of lettings and renewals at this multi-let industrial estate, which holds a record rent for the South West of £10psf.

Q1 2017

New Café at 20 Chapel Street, Liverpool

New Café at 20 Chapel Street, Liverpool

Reception refurbishment and enhancement works commenced in earnest on 13th March at 20 Chapel Street. These works include a new café and are due to complete in early July.

Q1 2017

Aston Scott Come to Conqueror Court, Sittingbourne

Aston Scott Come to Conqueror Court, Sittingbourne

Canmoor welcome Aston Scott to First Floor, 6 Conqueror Court, Sittingbourne on a 10 year lease at a new headline rent for the Business Park. With Ground Floor 10 now under offer, just 1,692 sq ft remains available at Sittingbourne’s best Business Park.

Q1 2017

£1m refurbishment brings letting success at Lawnswood Business Park in Leeds

£1m refurbishment brings letting success at Lawnswood Business Park in Leeds

Two new occupiers have been attracted to Lawnswood Business Park in Leeds which is undergoing a £1m refurbishment.

Q1 2017

Zorro, Ashby de la Zouch at Junction 13 M42

Zorro, Ashby de la Zouch at Junction 13 M42

Planning permission secured for a new distribution unit of 235,000 sq ft adjacent to Junction 13 of the M42. Starting on site shortly.

Q1 2017

Brough Park, Newcastle is Now Fully Let

Brough Park, Newcastle is Now Fully Let

After concluding a deal on unit 12, Brough Park is fully let. Over the past 12 months there have been 6 new lettings on the estate, which shows the strength of the industrial market in Newcastle.

Q1 2017

Lettings Continue At Livery Place, Birmingham

Lettings Continue At Livery Place, Birmingham

A busy start to the year for Canmoor in the Birmingham City Core with Everyday Loans taking a 10 year lease on the 2,377 sq ft Ground Floor and Switch Consulting taking the final suite on the Seventh Floor on a 5 year lease.

Q1 2017

Page Pipeline Plumb into Larkfield Trading Estate, Aylesford

Page Pipeline Plumb into Larkfield Trading Estate, Aylesford

Unit A5 extending to 6,817 sq ft, Larkfield Trading Estate, Aylesford is now let to Page Pipeline on a 10 year lease. The only unit now available is under offer following a refurbishment.

Q1 2017

Park Square Purchased at Birmingham Business Park

Park Square Purchased at Birmingham Business Park

Canmoor in partnership with BlackRock have added Park Square to their existing portfolio at Birmingham Business Park. The 66,000 sq ft Plot is let to tenants including Canon, Mitsubishi and IPS and has two available suites of 9,000 and 6,200 sq ft. The suites are being comprehensively refurbished and will be delivered in Q2 2017.

Q1 2017

Screwfix Bolt Down in Winchester

Screwfix Bolt Down in Winchester

Screwfix have renewed their lease for 10 years at Wykeham Trade Park, Winchester at a record rent.

Q1 2017

Leighton Buzzard Bought

Leighton Buzzard Bought

Canmoor in partnership with BRIT have completed on the acquisition of Cherrycourt Way Industrial Estate, Leighton Buzzard for £8.6m.

Q1 2017

61-63 London Road, Redhill

61-63 London Road, Redhill

PSA have signed an Agreement for Lease for 15 years on 3 floors comprising approx 18,500 sq ft 3 months prior to PC due in late May'17. This follows the pre-letting of the other half of the building comprising 25,000 sq ft in Dec'16 to Travelers and leaves only the ground floor of c.7,000 sq ft remaining.

Q1 2017

Idox Letting at 20 Chapel Street, Liverpool

Idox Letting at 20 Chapel Street, Liverpool

Idox Plc signed a 10 year lease on the newly refurbished part 7th floor of just over 6,000sq ft on 15th March, which follows closely on the heels of lettings to Goldsmith Williams and Orega. This reduces the occupancy in the building to 15%/c.25,000 sq ft and means approx. 55,000 sq ft has been leased or re-geared since purchase in June’16.

Q1 2017

20 Chapel Street, Liverpool

20 Chapel Street, Liverpool

Canmoor completed a 10 year lease on the 4th floor of 13,000 sq ft to Goldsmith Williams Solicitors in early March’17.

Q1 2017

AFL and Orega Lettings at 20 Chapel Street, Liverpool

AFL and Orega Lettings at 20 Chapel Street, Liverpool

Canmoor has exchanged an agreement for lease with Orega Business Centres on 18,000 sq ft on pt 1st and 2nd floors at 20 Chapel Street, Liverpool.

Q1 2017

London Road, Redhill

London Road, Redhill

Travelers have completed a Lease on approx. 26,000 sq ft for 11 years. This letting is the highest headline rent achieved in Redhill during this cycle.

Q4 2016

Black Velvet, Hams Hall

Black Velvet, Hams Hall

Sold to Royal London for £22.38 million at a yield of 4.78%. The new 182,000 sq ft building was let to The Works on a 20 year lease at £6.30 per sq ft.

Q4 2016

Canmoor buy High Wycombe Office Scheme

Canmoor buy High Wycombe Office Scheme

Canmoor in partnership with BA Pension Fund have acquired a 50,000 sq ft office in the town centre. There is an exciting opportunity to undertake a phased refurbishment to rejuvenate and reposition the asset. The property is prominently situated with an excellent car parking ratio.

Q4 2016

Bullseye, Wednesbury

Bullseye, Wednesbury

DFS have taken 40,000 sq ft on a 10 year lease at £6.00 per sq ft.

Q4 2016

I2 come to Larkfield, Aylesford

I2 come to Larkfield, Aylesford

Canmoor have let Unit E5, Larkfield Trading Estate to I2 Analytical on a 7 year lease following a comprehensive refurbishment of the unit. The estate is now fully let or under offer.

Q4 2016

Westleigh Homes Relocate M42 Office to Birmingham Business Park

Westleigh Homes Relocate M42 Office to Birmingham Business Park

Canmoor and BlackRock welcome Westleigh Homes to Birmingham Business Park who have relocated from Blythe Valley Park. Neopost have also committed to the Business Park, signing a new lease Kings Court.

Q4 2016

Wellington Road, Leeds Industrial Estate Fully LET!

Wellington Road, Leeds Industrial Estate Fully LET!

Wellington Road is now fully ‘Let’ following the completion of a new 5 year deal on unit C5 (7,554 sq ft) to Octagon Entertainment. The estate has been fully transformed and is now one of the most desirable industrial estates in Leeds. Over the last 12 months we have completed 5 new lettings, 2 lease re-gears and a lease renewal.

Q4 2016

20 Chapel Street, Liverpool

20 Chapel Street, Liverpool

Existing tenants Ernest & Young and Fijitsu have extended their leases. Further rolling refurbishments are due in 2017 including enhancement and extension to the existing reception area.

Q4 2016

Winning at Wira

Winning at Wira

Canmoor completes the second biggest Leeds out-of-town office deal in 2016. The NHS have taken a 3 year Lease on 10,826 sq ft at Wira, this latest deal leaves Wira Business Park with only 5% void.

Q4 2016

Kennet Place, Reading (formerly Alpha Building)

Kennet Place, Reading (formerly Alpha Building)

Westcore and Canmoor appointed Morgan Lovell to commence works on this 70,000 sq ft comprehensive Cat A refurbishment Kings Road in December 2016 with PC expected at the end of May 2017.

Q4 2016

Travelport checks-in at Kembrey Park

Travelport checks-in at Kembrey Park

Travelport, a key tenant at Kembrey Park, Swindon, have re-geared their current lease for a further 10 years and expanded into 3,300 sq ft of additional space, now occupying 9,800 sq ft of office space.

Q4 2016

PAM sign for 10 more years in Willenhall for 7,787 sq ft

PAM sign for 10 more years in Willenhall for 7,787 sq ft

PAM Distribution, have committed to a further 10 years at the recently purchased Willenhall Trading Estate.

Q4 2016

Chapman sign at Livery Place

Chapman sign at Livery Place

Independent Design Consultancy Chapman BDSP have relocated their Birmingham office to the Seventh floor of Livery Place on a 10 year lease. The lease was signed simultaneously whilst the former lease was surrendered resulting in no void period and an increased unexpired term.

Q4 2016

Fully let in Hemel

Fully let in Hemel

Eastman Way, Hemel Hempstead is now fully let with SWR Ltd (a current tenant) expanding into the last vacant unit on the estate and renewing their lease for 10 years.

Q4 2016

Interchange to Great Health in Croydon

Interchange to Great Health in Croydon

Ramsay Healthcare have taken 18,000 sq ft on 15 year lease, prior to Christmas Canmoor let 10,000 sq ft to Towergate Insurance, moving from the City, which takes the building 75% occupied.

Q4 2016

Screwfix sign for 10 Years at Parkhouse, Newcastle

Screwfix sign for 10 Years at Parkhouse, Newcastle

Screwfix have taken a new 10 year lease on 6,000s q ft, outlining the estates terrific trade counter location. Canmoor and Blackrock have recently started a refurbishment on units 36 and 37 which will be completed in April 17.

Q4 2016

Two More at Brough Park, Newcastle

Two More at Brough Park, Newcastle

Canmoor have recently secured two new tenants on 5 year leases both set new headline rents for the estate and show a good demand for industrial warehouses within the North East.

Q4 2016

Taking off at Heathrow

Taking off at Heathrow

Canmoor has completed the purchase of 7.7 acres in Poyle (Heathrow) with Valor Real Estate Partners. Planning will soon be submitted for the redevelopment of the site which can deliver up to 140,000 sq ft of industrial/warehouse space.

Q3 2016

Canmoor Wins Development of the Year

Canmoor Wins Development of the Year

Canmoor has won Best Deal Under 75,000 Sq Ft at the IAS Awards for the pre-let to Selco in Wembley. Selco is now in occupation fitting out the unit ready to be operational by Christmas.

Q3 2016

The Works Logistics Hub Delivered

The Works Logistics Hub Delivered

Canmoor has completed the 192,000 sq ft bespoke warehouse on behalf of Diageo Pension Fund. The unit at Hams Hall underwent a substantial internal fit out and was finished on time and on budget.

Q3 2016

Bowthorpe Scoops Major Tenant

Bowthorpe Scoops Major Tenant

Canmoor has secured a new 10 year lease with Flower Vision, a key tenant at Bowthorpe Park, Norwich, currently occupying 17,600 sq ft.

Q3 2016

Booming in Battersea

Booming in Battersea

Canmoor has completed a new 10 year lease with Trams Ltd, who have taken the last remaining vacant unit at Battersea Business Park, London. This new letting has set a record rent for the London industrial market.

Q3 2016

Full House at Monckton Road Industrial Estate

Full House at Monckton Road Industrial Estate

Six new lettings in the past six months see Monckton Road Industrial Estate fully let. New tenants include Toolstation, Sterling Integrated Solutions, Players Cars and P.C Moulding & Automation.

Q3 2016

Kings Court Reigns at Birmingham Business Park

Kings Court Reigns at Birmingham Business Park

German headquartered Sartorius Intec has expanded into the recently acquired and refurbished 2670 Kings Court 3,243 sq ft and J2 Global has leased 2665 Kings Court 2,699 sq ft.

Q3 2016

Succession of Lettings at Oakhill

Succession of Lettings at Oakhill

Since its purchase with BlackRock, Canmoor has secured seven new lettings at Oakhill Trading Estate. New occupiers include Balfour Beatty (25,000 sq ft), Absolute Clear Solutions Ltd and Belron UK Ltd. All vacant units have been extensively refurbished - only four remain available to let.

Q3 2016

Canmoor acquires major West Midlands Trading Estate

Canmoor acquires major West Midlands Trading Estate

Canmoor, in partnership with BA Pension Fund, has acquired Willenhall Trading Estate from CBRE Global Investors. The estate offers 400,000 sq ft of space and is let to multiple tenants anchored by AF Blakemore.

Q3 2016

Voyager launches in Farnborough

Voyager launches in Farnborough

Canmoor have now started the speculative development of 5 units in the range of 15,850 – 58,860 sq ft at Farnborough totalling 155,950 sq ft with practical completion at the beginning of Summer 2017.

Q3 2016

Waxlow Road Comes out of the ground…

Waxlow Road Comes out of the ground…

The construction of two new industrial units 26,510 sq ft and 34,160 sq ft has started and the frames are now up. The buildings will be available for occupation from March 2017.

Q3 2016

Refurb Triggers Race For Space At Europa Trade Park: Gemini

Refurb Triggers Race For Space At Europa Trade Park: Gemini

BR Industrial Trust has secured deals for three refurbished industrial units at Europa Trade Park: Gemini in Warrington.

Q3 2016

Mitie and Marel sign at Birmingham Business Park

Mitie and Marel sign at Birmingham Business Park

Mite Security has leased a new office at 6210 Bishops Court, Birmingham Business Park. Canmoor also welcome Icelandic based Marel to the newly refurbished 2020 The Crescent.

Q3 2016

Newbury Acquisition Complete

Newbury Acquisition Complete

A 110,000 sq ft manufacturing building and development site in Newbury has recently been acquired from LaSalle Asset Management. Canmoor will be on site in Q3 to develop a multi-let estate.

Q3 2016

Planning Obtained for Voyager Farnborough

Planning Obtained for Voyager Farnborough

Canmoor and Royal London Asset Management have secured detailed planning consent for five units (156,000 sq ft). Work will commence in Q3.

Q3 2016

Gormley House Demolished for Redevelopment

Gormley House Demolished for Redevelopment

Gormley House, Waxlow Road, London has been demolished for the development of two industrial units totalling 60,000 sq ft. The buildings will be available for occupation from March 2017.

Q3 2016

Astro Prelet Completes at Harlow

Astro Prelet Completes at Harlow

Canmoor and Aberdeen Asset Management have built 86,000 sq ft for Astro Lighting at Midas in Harlow along with a speculatively built unit of 56,000 sq ft.

Q3 2016

Birmingham Business Park

Birmingham Business Park

Trio of refurbishments are underway at Birmingham Business Park. 40,000 sq ft of space in three buildings has been stripped back to the frame for full refurbishment which is due to achieve Practical Completion during Q2 2016.

Q2 2016

Cadbury Delivers an Easter Treat

Cadbury Delivers an Easter Treat

Canmoor has completed the purchase of six UK wide multi-let industrial estates totalling 372,000 sq ft from CBRE GI. This will form part of the BRIT portfolio.

Q2 2016

Canmoor goes to Chapel in Major Liverpool Acquisition

Canmoor goes to Chapel in Major Liverpool Acquisition

Canmoor has acquired the freehold of a 155,000 sq ft office building, 20 Chapel Street, Liverpool, funded by British Airways Pension Trustees Ltd. Tenants include Liverpool FC, Ernst & Young, Barclays and RSM/Baker Tilly.

Q3 2016

Record Rent & Fully Let at Pucklechurch

Record Rent & Fully Let at Pucklechurch

A record rent of £8.00 psf has been achieved on Unit 1 Beaufort Trade Park. The property has been let to Suez Advanced Solutions on a 10 year lease. The estate is now fully let with Canmoor pursuing exciting asset management initiatives to further drive value.

Q2 2016

Lettings Keep ‘Marching On’ Following Refurbishment of Wellington Road Industrial Estate, Leeds

Lettings Keep ‘Marching On’ Following Refurbishment of Wellington Road Industrial Estate, Leeds

Four new lettings and a lease renewal have been secured at Wellington Road Industrial Estate leaving just one vacant unit. The deals include lettings to Awesome Merchandise Ltd, Dufton Plumbing and Heating and Blue Beacon.

Q2 2016

Pick ‘n’ Mix Office Suites at Sugar Mill a Roaring Success

Pick ‘n’ Mix Office Suites at Sugar Mill a Roaring Success

Sugar Mill, Leeds has seen over 10,000 sq ft of office space let in the last six months. Recent lettings include NHS, Pre School Learning and Leeds City Council Care. A further 7,000 sq ft of office space has been renewed by tenants impressed by the standards provided by Sugar Mill.

Q2 2016

The Odds Are on Cheltenham Trade Park… Void Cut in Half Within Six Months

The Odds Are on Cheltenham Trade Park… Void Cut in Half Within Six Months

New 10 year + leases completed to both Paragon and Omega Engineering Services Ltd on the estates two largest voids. The void is expected to further reduce post completion of Canmoor’s refurbishment works over the last three remaining vacant units in the new year.

Q4 2015

All Conquering at Sittingbourne

All Conquering at Sittingbourne

New five year leases completed to both HPAS Ltd and Invicta Legal Services Ltd at Units 7 & 3 Conqueror Court, Sittingbourne.

Q4 2015

Imperium Commands Refurb

Imperium Commands Refurb

Canmoor has started work on the refurbishment of the core areas at Imperium and will be finished on site Q1 2016.

Q4 2015

Fully Let at Beaufort Trade Park

Fully Let at Beaufort Trade Park

Beaufort Trade Park is now fully let following the completion of a new five year lease to Q Surgical Ltd. This comes after a busy eight months of active asset management since acquiring the estate from Commercial Estates Group earlier in the year.

Q4 2015

Canmoor Victory at Wembley

Canmoor Victory at Wembley

Canmoor and Aviva have signed Selco at Victory, Wembley. Work will commence on site in January 2016.

Q4 2015

Rochester Starts on Site

Rochester Starts on Site

Canmoor is on site with a four unit spec scheme in Rochester on behalf of IPIF totalling 40,000 sq ft, due to complete summer 2016.

Q4 2015

Saxon Way Sold

Saxon Way Sold

The 150,000 sq ft industrial estate adjacent to Heathrow Airport has been sold for £23,700,000 to Standard Life. An intense two year business plan saw the whole estate refurbished and the majority of the buildings let on long leases.

Q4 2015

Lettings Continue Apace at Birmingham Business Park

Lettings Continue Apace at Birmingham Business Park

Canmoor has continued its strong run of lettings at Birmingham Business Park with locally based international performance improvement company GP Strategies relocating to the Park as well as pioneering IVF and fertility clinic Create Health.

Q4 2015

Hat Trick of Lettings at Saxon Way

Hat Trick of Lettings at Saxon Way

XPO Logistics and Electronic Handling have shown their commitment to a future at Saxon way by taking more space at the thriving industrial estate. XPO, formerly Norbert Dentressangle, has almost doubled its space on site and Electronic Handling has consolidated into two adjoining units.

Q4 2015

Heathrow Truck Centre Fly into Luton

Heathrow Truck Centre Fly into Luton

​Historic low void rate in Park Avenue Industrial Estate.

Q4 2015

Greggs Plc Baking Up a Treat in Treforest

Greggs Plc Baking Up a Treat in Treforest

Tenant takes a 22,000 sq ft unit on a new lease as they continue their expansion plan on Treforest Industrial Estate.

Q4 2015

Further Traction as John Deere Dealership Arrives in Monckton Road, Wakefield

Further Traction as John Deere Dealership Arrives in Monckton Road, Wakefield

Monckton Road Industrial Estate has seen a number of new tenants taking up occupation since its acquisition by the Blackrock Industrial Trust (BRIT) fund, a joint venture between Blackrock and Canmoor.

Q4 2015

Refurbishment Complete at Greenwood House, Bracknell

Refurbishment Complete at Greenwood House, Bracknell

Canmoor has completed the major refurbishment of a 70,000 sq ft HQ office building in Bracknell, bought with Cordea Savills in June last year.

Q4 2015

Canmoor Completes Double Disposal

Canmoor Completes Double Disposal

In July Canmoor completed the sale of Birmingham Business Park to BlackRock for £85m. Canmoor has reduced vacancy in Birmingham Business Park to a 10-year low.

Q4 2015

Canmoor Grows its Presence in Manchester

Canmoor Grows its Presence in Manchester

Canmoor has added to the BRIT portfolio with the acquisition of Oakhill Trading Estate, a prominent multi-let industrial estate totalling 340,000 sq ft.

Q4 2015

Midas Under Construction

Midas Under Construction

Construction has now started on site in Midas, Harlow for the 86,000 sq ft pre let to AstroLighting and a speculative building of 55,000 sq ft.

Q4 2015

Canmoor Agree 10-Year Lease in Milton Keynes

Canmoor Agree 10-Year Lease in Milton Keynes

Following the purchase of the Hitachi until in Milton Keynes 18 months ago Canmoor has agreed a reversionary lease for an additional 10 years.

Q4 2015

KAB Deal Completes in Northampton

KAB Deal Completes in Northampton

​Canmoor with LaSalle has completed the acquisition of a 230,000 sq ft warehouse let to KAB Seating Limited in Northampton

Q4 2015

New BRIT Acquisitions Totalling £16.5m

New BRIT Acquisitions Totalling £16.5m

New BRIT acquisitions totalling £16.5m - Morgan Way, Norwich (96,887 sq ft) and Cheltenham Trade Park, Cheltenham (147,132 sq ft).

Q3 2015

Canmoor Sells Iconic Rugby Building

Canmoor Sells Iconic Rugby Building

​Purchased as part of the Hollywood Portfolio in November 2014, the 25,000 sq ft building has been sold to a government development in double quick time.

Q2 2015

BRIT Invests Over £18m in Q1

BRIT Invests Over £18m in Q1

Canmoor and BlackRock have acquired two further assets in Q1 for the growing BRIT Portfolio. Wellington Road, Leeds (103,566 sq ft) was purchased from CBREGI and Pucklechurch Trading Estate, Bristol (250,000 sq ft) was purchased from Commercial Estates.

Q2 2015

Canmoor Complete Lease of Unit 2 Woodside Dunstable

Canmoor Complete Lease of Unit 2 Woodside Dunstable

Support service company Lowri Beck has completed a lease on the 30,000 sq ft building to run a gas meter replacement contract.

Q2 2015

New Lease Completed – Gemini Business Park, Warrington

New Lease Completed – Gemini Business Park, Warrington

​Garden Abode has recently completed a new lease on unit 243 and demand for the other units continues to increase with two further units under offer.

Q2 2015

Canmoor Signs Promat to 63,000 sq ft in Heywood

Canmoor Signs Promat to 63,000 sq ft in Heywood

Promat UK, a supplier of fire protection materials, has signed a 15-year lease on the 63,000 sq ft former Remploy unit at Canmoor’s Heywood Distribution Park in Rochdale.

Q2 2015

The Force is Strong at The Whittle Estate, Leicester

The Force is Strong at The Whittle Estate, Leicester

Canmoor has secured G Force for 10 years on a 60,000 sq ft unit.

Q2 2015

New Letting at Worton Grange, Reading

New Letting at Worton Grange, Reading

​Black Box Limited has secured an 11,000 sq ft unit before it came back to the market, achieving a new headline rent of £9.50 psf. The estate is now fully let.

Q2 2015

The Canmoor North West Entrepreneur Awards 2015

The Canmoor North West Entrepreneur Awards 2015

Canmoor is just about to launch its third annual competition in Manchester. Last year's winner was former professional pastry chef, Verity Gaughan, who was crowned champion for her Ivy Bell Baking Kits.

Q2 2015

Canmoor Goes to Hollywood

Canmoor Goes to Hollywood

Canmoor with partner JCAM has acquired the 20-asset Hollywood Portfolio from Highcross. The multi-let industrial and office portfolio has a £13.7m rent roll, a 20% void and is spread across the UK.

Q1 2015

Canmoor and UBS Acquire Imperium

Canmoor and UBS Acquire Imperium

The acquisition of the 80,000 sq ft office, Imperium, from M&G has extended Canmoor's interests at Worton Grange, Reading. The landmark office building will undergo a redesign and modernisation programme to capitalise on its strong fundamentals and deliver rental growth going forward.

Q1 2015

Canmoor Continue to Expand BRIT Portfolio with Two New Exciting Acquisitions

Canmoor Continue to Expand BRIT Portfolio with Two New Exciting Acquisitions

​Canmoor and BlackRock have successfully acquired Willow Farm Business Park, Castle Donnington from Royal London Asset Management at 7.55% NIY. It is fully let to three tenants on four FRI leases. Deacon Way Industrial Estate has also been acquired totalling 100,000 sq ft. A comprehensive refurbishment is planned.

Q1 2015

Canmoor Sells Equipoint, Yardley

Canmoor Sells Equipoint, Yardley

Acquired as part of the Hollywood portfolio in November, this 115,000 sq ft office building has immediately been re-sold to a local developer/investor.

Q1 2015

Canmoor Acquires Target Point, Wednesbury

Canmoor Acquires Target Point, Wednesbury

Canmoor continue its Midlands success with the acquisition of 12 acres in the Black Country. The site, funded by British Airways Pension fund, will be developed in 2015.

Q1 2015

Canmoor Acquire 2.4 acres in Victory, Wembley

Canmoor Acquire 2.4 acres in Victory, Wembley

Following the acquisition of a 2.4 acre prime site in Wembley in Q3, planning permission has now been submitted for 57,000 sq ft. It will be constructed speculatively in 2015.

Q1 2015

Available Industrial Space at Crendon Industrial Park in Short Supply

Available Industrial Space at Crendon Industrial Park in Short Supply

With only one vacant unit, it was a successful 2014 on the estate with tenants continuing to grow and expand. Two developments and two large scale refurbishments are planned for 2015.

Q1 2015

Canmoor Signs Major Office Occupier at Birmingham Business Park

Canmoor Signs Major Office Occupier at Birmingham Business Park

​The 27,000 sq ft office building (Unit 4040) has been re-let to WM Housing Group on a 16 year lease.

Q1 2015

Canmoor Complete Lease of Unit 6 Worton Grange to HSS

Canmoor Complete Lease of Unit 6 Worton Grange to HSS

​HSS has secured the 47,000 sq ft Unit 6 on a 15 year lease at a rent of £8.25 per sq ft. The estate is now fully let for the first time in recent history.

Q1 2015

Canmoor Add an Extra 274,000 sq ft to the BRIT Portfolio

Canmoor Add an Extra 274,000 sq ft to the BRIT Portfolio

​On behalf of the Blackrock Industrial Trust, Canmoor has acquired two more estates, Parkhouse Industrial Estate and Gemini Warrington. This bolsters the funds ownership to eight estates purchased in the last six months.

Q4 2014

Canmoor with Aviva Acquires a 2.5 Acre Site Off Market in NW London

Canmoor with Aviva Acquires a 2.5 Acre Site Off Market in NW London

Planning permission has been submitted for 58,000 sq ft which will be built speculatively and complete in November 2015.

Q4 2014

Canmoor Secure One of Their Biggest Lettings in Birmingham This Year to IMI

Canmoor Secure One of Their Biggest Lettings in Birmingham This Year to IMI

​IMI has expanded their HQ operations at Birmingham Business Park. The FTSE 100 listed engineering group has taken 36,000 sq ft at 4060 Lakeside on a new 16 year lease. Fit out is underway and they hope to relocate shortly.

Q4 2014

Canmoor Under Offer for Seven Units at Park Avenue Luton

Canmoor Under Offer for Seven Units at Park Avenue Luton

Canmoor go under offer on seven units totalling 27,500 sq ft following the completion of a significant capital expenditure programme which included demolition projects and the refurbishment of a terrace of units. This has helped reposition the estate in local market and enhance its profile.

Q4 2014

Mark Braithwaite - Dealmaker of the Year 2014

Mark Braithwaite - Dealmaker of the Year 2014

​CoStar Group has awarded Mark Braithwaite, head of Canmoor North, with Dealmaker of the Year, North West Industrial.

Q4 2014

Canmoor Let Over 750,000 sq ft so Far This Year at Heywood Distribution Park

Canmoor Let Over 750,000 sq ft so Far This Year at Heywood Distribution Park

​Another 200,000 sq ft is let at Heywood this month.

Q4 2014

Canmoor Let 63,000 sq ft at Heywood to Promat

Canmoor Let 63,000 sq ft at Heywood to Promat

Canmoor let Unit B1 to Promat on new 15 year lease at £3.70 psf.

Q4 2014

Canmoor Let 42,000 sq ft at Heywood to Eurosimm

Canmoor Let 42,000 sq ft at Heywood to Eurosimm

Canmoor let Unit B2 to Eurosimm on a 5 year lease at £4.50 psf.

Q4 2014

Canmoor Let 63,000 sq ft at Heywood to P&H

Canmoor Let 63,000 sq ft at Heywood to P&H

Canmoor let Unit B11 to P&H on a 10 year lease with a five year break at £3.75 psf.

Q4 2014

Canmoor Let Unit P16 Heywood to Eurosimm on a Ten Year Lease

Canmoor Let Unit P16 Heywood to Eurosimm on a Ten Year Lease

​Eurosimm take Unit P16 on a ten year lease with a five year break at £6.50 psf.

Q4 2014

Canmoor Let to Innovate 2 Make, AW Lashford and Rachel Simpson Shoes at Kings Norton

Canmoor Let to Innovate 2 Make, AW Lashford and Rachel Simpson Shoes at Kings Norton

Another busy quarter at Kings Norton Business Centre with new lettings to Innovate 2 Make, AW Lashford and Rachel Simpson Shoes.

Q4 2014

Canmoor Announces Ivy Bell Baking Kits as the Winner of its 2014 North West Entrepreneur Award

Canmoor Announces Ivy Bell Baking Kits as the Winner of its 2014 North West Entrepreneur Award

In winning the award, Whalley Range based entrepreneur Verity will enjoy 12 months’ complimentary business accommodation courtesy of Canmoor at the company’s Longwood Park estate in Trafford Park.

Q4 2014

Canmoor Complete Acquisition of Greenwood House

Canmoor Complete Acquisition of Greenwood House

Partnered with Diageo, Canmoor has now completed the purchase of Greenwood House in Bracknell. The vacant 70,000 sq ft building will undergo a comprehensive refurbishment programme with practical completion anticipated for Q1 2015.

Q3 2014

Canmoor Welcome Tom Maltby to the Team

Canmoor Welcome Tom Maltby to the Team

Tom Maltby has joined Canmoor from JLL where he was in the Industrial & Logistics team. Tom has joined as Asset Manager and will be helping to run the expanding portfolio. ​

Q3 2014

Canmoor Completes Refurbishment Works at Park Avenue Luton

Canmoor Completes Refurbishment Works at Park Avenue Luton

​The comprehensive refurbishment of a terrace of industrial units completed at the end of June along with the demolition of 40,000 sq ft building to provide a secure yard on 1.2 acres.

Q3 2014

Canmoor Appointed by UBS to Asset Manage Worton Grange

Canmoor Appointed by UBS to Asset Manage Worton Grange

Canmoor has been appointed by UBS as Asset Manager on Worton Grange, Reading. The scheme totals approximately 480,000 sq ft of industrial and office space.

Q2 2014

Canmoor Continues to Let Vacant Space

Canmoor Continues to Let Vacant Space

Deals continue to flow with new lettings at Kings Norton Business Centre, Bilton Way Luton, Park Avenue Luton and Crendon Industrial Estate.

Q3 2014

Canmoor Lease 8,000 sq ft Office at Birmingham Business Park to Babcock Critical Services

Canmoor Lease 8,000 sq ft Office at Birmingham Business Park to Babcock Critical Services

Babcock Critical Services take 8,000 sq ft of space at Birmingham Business Park whilst Capita review their lease on 10,000 sq ft of space.

Q3 2014

Canmoor Appointed by Henderson to Asset Manage Crendon

Canmoor Appointed by Henderson to Asset Manage Crendon

Following its acquisition of Crendon Industrial Park, Henderson have re-appointed Canmoor as Asset Managers. New development projects and major refurbishments are being planned.

Q2 2014

Hams Hall, Silver Bullet

Hams Hall, Silver Bullet

Canmoor, funded by Diageo, has bought the last plot available on Hams Hall and will build a speculative unit of 142,000 sq ft.

Q2 2014

Dnata City Completed on Time

Dnata City Completed on Time

Canmoor has successfully completed Dnata City, a 200,000 sq ft bespoke air handling facility, for the AIRPUT fund managed by SWIP.

Q2 2014

Interchange Croydon Has Been Refurbished and Launched

Interchange Croydon Has Been Refurbished and Launched

​The comprehensive remodelling and refurbishment of the 180,000 sq ft office building completed at the end of February. The building now offers prestigious headquarters space in the heart of Croydon. The building was launched to the agency market with a great turnout of 70 people.

Q2 2014

Trafford Park Sign Five New Deals

Trafford Park Sign Five New Deals

​Canmoor has successfully signed a series of new lettings across Trafford Park Industrial Estate within Q1 2014 totalling 54,594 sq ft.

Q2 2014

Equniti Expand at Kings Norton

Equniti Expand at Kings Norton

Equniti has expanded in to 30,000 sq ft of office space at Kings Norton Business Centre, committing to the location for a further seven years.

Q2 2014

NHS Lease Extended in Birmingham, Kings Norton

NHS Lease Extended in Birmingham, Kings Norton

The NHS have renewed for a further 15 years on a 45,000 sq ft warehouse at Kings Norton Business Centre which serves the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham.

Q2 2014

Three More Leases Complete at Birmingham Business Park

Three More Leases Complete at Birmingham Business Park

Three leases completed at Birmingham Business Park in triple quick time to eQ Technologic, Longcross and Chalcroft Construction.

Q2 2014

Major Lettings at Heywood Distribution Park

Major Lettings at Heywood Distribution Park

DFS has leased a 42,000 sq ft building at Heywood. Spicers Ltd, the suppliers of office equipment, has extended its lease on 42,000 sq ft.

Q2 2014

Planning Secured at Romford

Planning Secured at Romford

​Canmoor has secured planning for a three unit scheme of 42,730 sq ft and will be shortly starting on site with practical completion expected January 2015.

Q2 2014

Two More Leases Complete at Erdington Industrial Park

Two More Leases Complete at Erdington Industrial Park

Two more units at Erdington, totalling 21,000 sq ft, have been leased to Merlin Venture and Cab Automotive Ltd.

Q2 2014

Unit 8 and 23 Let at Westbrook Park

Unit 8 and 23 Let at Westbrook Park

London-based Ant Builders Merchants have signed a three-year lease of Unit 8 - 2,486 sq ft. Polaris Group, a logistics recruitment and distribution provider, has let Unit 23, 7,750 sq ft, on a five year lease.

Q2 2014

Stapletons Tyres Relocate to Redwing Centre

Stapletons Tyres Relocate to Redwing Centre

​Existing customers Stapletons Tyres Ltd has relocated from Trafford Park’s Severnside site to occupy Unit E1 at Redwing Centre (6,062 sq ft) on a ten year term.

Q2 2014

HFD Ltd Agree Lease at Guinness Road

HFD Ltd Agree Lease at Guinness Road

HFD Ltd - a leading European floor covering distributor and part of the Headlam Group plc - took a five-year lease of Unit 3 (2,960 sq ft).

Q2 2014

Mosley Road - Lease Agreed on New D&B Unit

Mosley Road - Lease Agreed on New D&B Unit

​An agreement to lease was signed on a brand new design-and-build unit of circa 35,000 sq ft at Mosley Road. The future tenant, a major PLC, has an option on a second design-and-build unit on the same site, measuring 55,000 sq ft.

Q2 2014

Works Ongoing at Park Avenue

Works Ongoing at Park Avenue

​Extensive works on-going at Park Avenue include the comprehensive refurbishment of H block terrace to provide a new small unit scheme.

Q2 2014

Canmoor Appoint CBRE and JLL to Market Lawnswood Business Park

Canmoor Appoint CBRE and JLL to Market Lawnswood Business Park

Following the recent acquisition of the 150,000 sq ft Lawnswood Business Park in Leeds, Canmoor has now appointed CBRE and JLL to market up to 40,000 sq ft of available space in suites from 1,800 sq ft upwards.

Q2 2014