Location… location… location… It’s all about location when it comes to choosing the perfect retail unit for your new venture. Footfall, accessibility and visibility are but a few factors to consider before you commit.
We’ve picked a few great retail units in some of the best London locations:
This impressive showroom unit could be a great fit for a furniture or art shop. Spread across the ground and first floors, this 4,656 sq ft unit provides enough space to display a wide range of products. The unit benefits from passing commuter traffic from Holloway Road - one of the main routes into the City. The local area has a high density of residential occupiers.
This self-contained ground and lower ground floor retail unit, with window frontage onto Eastcastle Street, is available on a lease directly from a landlord. Located a stone’s throw from Soho and Noho and only a short walk from Market Place, this retail space could be a splendid match for a boutique or clothing brand.
Located adjacent to Belsize Park Tube Station and enjoying 7 million passers-by every year, this retail unit is one to get snapped up quickly. The space spreads across two floors - ground floor and lower ground floor with room height between 3.2 and 3.65 metres.
Hoxton Arches is situated in central East London on the edge of fashionable Shoreditch. The unit could make a great niche boutique or showroom. Hoxton Arches is divided into 2 rooms, with access to an enclosed private garden to the rear. The front, and larger, space has direct access to the street and includes a reception area, en-suite toilet, and two movable 12ft x 8ft walls that can be positioned anywhere in the room. The standing capacity is 250 people, comfortably seating 80-100 people around tables in the main gallery room.
Situated on the west side of Neal Street, between Long Acre and Shelton Street and in the heart of Covent Garden, this retail unit could be a great choice for a clothing chain or cosmetics brand. Retailers located nearby include Mango, Nike, Aldo and Dr Martens. Covent Garden benefits from over 44 million visitors per year, and Neal Street is one of the most popular thoroughfares.
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