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Year: 2018

GROUND BROKEN AT QUADRON, THE BRIDGE

On Tuesday 27 November, Buccleuch Property and Wrenbridge Land were pleased to host the ground breaking ceremony for their new speculative industrial development called Quadron at the Bridge in Dartford. The high specification warehouse units totalling 45,500 sq ft will be located within the heart of The Bridge, a mixed-use business, residential and leisure development. […]

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Orchard Street completes purchase of M25 industrial warehouse from Buccleuch Property

Orchard Street Investment Management (‘Orchard Street’), the specialist commercial property investment manager, announces that, on behalf of St James’s Place UK Plc, it has completed the forward purchase of the development of a distribution warehouse in Belvedere, South East London for £11.3 million from Buccleuch Property and Wrenbridge Land. Planning permission for a standalone 68,360 […]

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Projekt 42 launches workplace apprenticeship programme

Projekt 42, a charity aiming to tackle poor mental health in Edinburgh, has joined forces with Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh, to create a workplace apprenticeship programme with a difference. Investing in the education and progression of its staff, the charity will not only put two employees through a BA (Hons) Business Management degree at […]

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Buccleuch Property invests over £2m in Walsall

Buccleuch Property has invested over £2m in the purchase and refurbishment of two high spec industrial units at Bescot Point, Walsall. Following the purchase of the property in August 2017, the commercial property specialist has enhanced existing facilities to provide prime space for businesses looking to relocate within the area. Spanning 52,142 sq ft in […]

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Buccleuch Property purchases £1.45m site in Manchester

Commercial property specialist, Buccleuch Property has purchased a multi-let industrial property at Tameside Court, Manchester, for £1.45m. Comprising four industrial units with offices totalling 25,000 sq ft, the purchase reflects a net initial yield of 5.5% and an estimated income of £84,500 per annum, with one vacant unit. Situated in close proximity to junction 23 […]

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£17 million development set for Washington

Commercial property specialists Buccleuch Property and Argon Properties last week received detailed planning consent for a 157,000 sq ft manufacturing and distribution unit, to be known as Velocity 194, at Armstrong Way, Washington. The 10-acre site was purchased from B&Q in February this year and the £17m building will help address the chronic shortage of […]

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Buccleuch Property Challenge raises over £14,000 for charity

On Friday 7 September, 207 participants from across the UK travelled to Drumlanrig Castle, Dumfries, to take part in the 2018 Buccleuch Property Challenge, raising over £14,000 for mental health charity, Projekt 42. Breaking the fundraising target of £10,000, the money raised through the Challenge will ensure Projekt 42 is able to continue its necessary […]

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Green light for £12m scheme in Dartford

Buccleuch Property and Wrenbridge have received planning permission to develop four new warehouse units at The Bridge, Dartford, after purchasing the 1.9-acre site earlier this year. The high spec warehouse units will be located within the heart of The Bridge, a mixed-use business and innovation park. Totalling 45,500 sq ft, the units will range from […]

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Buccleuch Property sells new veterinary hospital in Glasgow

There’s been no paws in investment activity at Buccleuch Property this summer.  Buccleuch Property, with Galbraith acting on their behalf, has concluded the successful sale of 123 to 145 North Street Glasgow to Sydney and London Properties for a price of £2.9 million, reflecting a net initial yield of 6.67%. The ground, first and second […]

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Queensberry Properties wins Small Housing Development of the Year award

Queensberry Properties Ltd., a joint venture between Buccleuch Property and Cruden Homes (East) Ltd., has won the Small Housing Development of the Year award at the 2018 Scottish Home Awards for its Hydro Gardens site. An exclusive development in Peebles, Hydro Gardens comprises high quality houses and apartments nestled in the beautiful grounds of the […]

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Buccleuch Property Challenge raises money for mental health charity

Leading property company Buccleuch Property is raising much needed funds for Projekt 42, a mental health charity based in Edinburgh, through its annual event, the Buccleuch Property Challenge. Taking place on Friday 7th September 2018 at Drumlanrig Castle, Dumfries and Galloway, the Challenge is a six-hour non-stop adventure race, which sees around 75 teams from […]

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Buccleuch Property wins Architectural Excellence Award at Scottish Property Awards

Buccleuch Property has been recognised for its commercial property expertise at the 2018 Scottish Property Awards, being named winner of the Architectural Excellence Award (Commercial Use) for its work at Restoration Yard, Dalkeith. Awarded to companies who have created innovative commercial spaces through a combination of design, considered location, and good use of materials, Buccleuch […]

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Buccleuch Property purchases £2.955m property in Livingston

Buccleuch Property has further strengthened its commercial property portfolio with the purchase of a substantial industrial unit at Oakbank Industrial Estate, Livingston. The purchase of unit 4 – 6 Oakbank Park Place reflects a net initial yield of 9.9%. A modern property on a standalone site, the industrial unit extends across 52,828 sq ft and […]

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South Kensington Underground Station

 On 6th March 2018, Transport for London (TfL) announced that Native Land Limited, in which Buccleuch Estates is a shareholder, had been selected as its preferred joint venture partner to transform London’s South Kensington Tube station and develop the TfL land around it. Together with Native Land and TfL, Buccleuch Property looks forward to taking […]

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Buccleuch Property invests £2.1m in West Telferton

Buccleuch Property has expanded its commercial property portfolio in Edinburgh with the purchase of four industrial units in West Telferton, totalling 27,500 sq ft. Units 55 and 57 Fishwives Causeway and Units 1 and 3 West Telferton Industrial Estate, with a combined site area of 2.4 acres, were purchased for a total of £2.1m, representing […]

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New road and multi-use paths en route for Shawfair, Midlothian

A new road linking Musselburgh with the new Shawfair community and Danderhall is set to reduce road traffic through Millerhill village by as much as 80% when it opens towards the end of this year. Tenders are now being invited for the 0.5 km stretch of road, with construction planned to begin in April. From […]

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Buccleuch Property purchases £3.475m industrial property in Peterlee

Buccleuch Property continues to strengthen its commercial property portfolio with the purchase of a £3.475 million property in the heart of North West Industrial Estate, Peterlee. Reflecting a net initial yield of 7.95%, the 100,000 sq ft property encompasses a purpose-built modern manufacturing and warehouse facility generating an annual rent of £293,500. The building has […]

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Buccleuch Property secures letting for animal hospital expansion

Buccleuch Property has let an additional 7,952 sq ft of office space to Vets Now for the expansion of the company’s 24/7 emergency and specialty veterinary hospital in Glasgow. Vets Now surrendered its lease on the ground floor of the North Street building, while also taking on a new 15-year lease for the ground, first […]

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Buccleuch Property’s £4.25m industrial development in Milton Keynes approaches completion

Buccleuch Property’s £4.25m speculative industrial development in Milton Keynes, set for completion in January 2018, will go some way towards alleviating the shortage of high-quality industrial accommodation in the region. Developed in partnership with local property company Secklow Asset Management, the 31,500 sq ft building at Featherstone Road, Wolverton Mill, is the first speculative new […]

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