Area guides

Area guide: Sheffield - England

Often called the Steel City, Sheffield has long since produced an array of cutlery and blades. After the industrial revolution, it came into the spotlight for its top-quality steel and, in particular, as the birthplace of stainless steel. Thanks to this trade, it grew to become the city it is today – a northern powerhouse with a flair of creativity.

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Tenant Guide

What to look for in industrial units?

On the surface, industrial properties are very simple. Most units tend to be functional, no-frills, metal boxes in out-of-town industrial parks, used either for storage or as working facilities for manufacturing, logistics, chemicals companies.

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What to look for in a retail unit?

You can’t afford not to be fastidious about the way you go about finding your retail unit – the property you commit to needs to be reliable and practical.

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Retail units and your brand: different spaces for different brands

Finding a retail unit and signing for a lease is half the job. Making your store or cafe or pub look and feel perfect, and, most importantly, match your brand, your personality, is a whole other feat in itself.

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5 stylish commercial properties to let in Stockport – highlights from w/c 8th April

Stockport was once the hub of hat production, as well as the cotton and silk industries. Its commerce benefitted from being connected to the national canal network, and today local businesses and residents still enjoy excellent rail links to Manchester, Liverpool and London.

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What is a class B property?

Within industrial commercial property there are even more use classifications and sub-classifications than in retail.

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What is a class A property?

As tends to be the case whenever bureaucracy and planning regulations are involved, the classifications for the different types of commercial property are abstruse and a little time-consuming. But they are important.

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Shared Space or Private Office - What to choose?

The UK market has become so advanced, especially in London, that within the serviced sector alone there are now a whole range of options.

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New-to-Market

New on the market: New commercial properties to let in Bethnal Green – highlights from w/c 8th April

Bethnal Green - district in the East End has transformed in recent years into a stylish part of the capital. It is on the Central Line, making it easy to get to the West End and City.

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What is the difference between serviced vs conventional offices?

The rise and popularity of the serviced office sector has been a major disruptor in the market, giving small companies and sole-traders unprecedented opportunities to take space with fewer strings attached.

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New on the market: New commercial properties to let in Belfast – highlights from w/c 8th April

As the anchor of Northern Ireland’s industry and the connecting port city to Liverpool, Belfast remains a key commerce destination in Northern Europe. It is famed for its historic docks, which have provided the foundations for its shipbuilding, linen production and trade business.

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5 amazing retail units in Bethnal Green

Bethnal Green is fast becoming one of arty East London’s hippest spots. It borders Spitalfields, which includes Brick Lane, a magnetic draw for artists and fashionistas. We’ve picked 5 of the hottest retail units available in the area.

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New to market Bethnal Green offices - highlights from w/c 8 April

This week we’re bringing you five new-to-market offices in Bethnal Green. To see the full list of offices in Bethnal Green, please check out this page.

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What do you need to know before you sign a traditional lease?

Signing a new lease is always a big moment, especially for a fledgling business. It’s a serious commitment, tying you to a place for years to come.

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How do I rent out office space on a budget?

You’ve got a great idea for a business, got a great team together, and are all ready to go out there and make things happen. The next step is finding a base; your HQ.

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What do you need to know about renting a private office space?

For years the trend has been towards big open-plan offices. Landlords and tenants love them because they maximise the use of the space, and for staff members they provide an open space that’s good for socializing and mixing with their colleagues.

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5 modern industrial units to let in Doncaster

Doncaster is home to a number of major distributing centres, which make the most of its close proximity to major roads including the A1(M), M18 and A19. These connections make it an ideal base for a number of industries in need of relatively central operations.

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5 eye-catching commercial properties to let in Burgess Hill

Burgess Hill is one of the fastest growing towns in West Sussex, and is particularly popular with families looking to base themselves close to a town while still benefitting from countryside living.

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New-to-Market

New on the market: New retail units to let in Bermondsey – w/c 1st April

This week we’re bringing you four new-to-market retail units in Bermondsey, South London.

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New on the market: New retail units to let in Coventry - highlights from w/c 1st April

Across Coventry, retail units are popping up for rent, giving new and thriving business owners the chance to sell their wares. From spacious city centre units to small suburban spaces, you’ll find a selection of opportunities in this Midlands city.

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New on the market: New offices to let in Coventry - highlights from w/c 1st April

In the heart of the Midlands, Coventry is a convenient base for businesses that want to be well-connected to the rest of the UK. The historic city lies close to the M6 and M1, putting it within easy reach of three major cities – Birmingham, London and Nottingham.

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New on the market: New commercial properties to let in Burgess Hill - highlights from w/c 1st April

Located in West Sussex, Burgess Hill is fast becoming a sought-after town to live. It’s an ideal location to base your business in, with two main railway stations located close to the town and London and Gatwick airports just a short drive away

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New on the market: New industrial units to let in Belfast - highlights from w/c 1st April

Northern Ireland’s capital, Belfast is a thriving metropolis famed for its dockyard that has built historic ships, including RMS Titanic. With new attractions drawing in swathes of visitors, the city is becoming ever more popular.

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5 amazing offices in Bermondsey

Bermondsey isn’t traditionally thought of as a hip place for offices. But being in such a fantastic location, with London Bridge and Borough Market just to the west, and Tower Bridge to the east, and with multiple transport connections in the area, all that is changing.

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New on the market: New offices to let in Bermondsey - highlights from w/c 1st April

This week we’re bringing you five new-to-market offices in Bermondsey, South London.

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