SUPPLY FIRM SIGNS 10-YEAR LEASE ON WEST BROMWICH WAREHOUSE TO AID EXPANSION PLANS

A commercial plumbing merchant has committed to a 10-year lease in West Bromwich as part of its drive to expand its UK operation. Smith Brothers Stores Ltd, who specialise in the distribution of pipework, valves, air conditioning along with all associated fittings and ancillaries, have taken on a newly refurbished 28,000 sq ft warehouse at Alpha Park on Bevan Way having outgrown its previo...

ENGINEERING FIRM BUYS WOLVERHAMPTON WAREHOUSE FOR £1.5 MILLION

An established engineering firm has bought a Wolverhampton industrial unit for £1.5 million. Harris Lamb’s Agency team oversaw the sale, which saw P&R Engineering Ltd purchase the warehouse on Spring Road, Ettingshall, having been instructed to lease or sell the property. P&R Engineering, a family-run firm specialising in fibre optic laser cutting, fabrication and sheet bending, ...

FORMER KINGS NORTON PUB SITE DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY PLACED ON THE MARKET

The site of a former Kings Norton pub has been placed on the market with the residential land team at Harris Lamb, having been identified as suitable for a number of potential uses. Offers are expected to be in excess of £1,000,000 for the Navigation Inn site on the A441 Redditch Road/Pershore Road roundabout. A 1.1-acre brownfield site close to local amenities, the site was placed on the mar...

DUDLEY INDUSTRIAL ESTATE SOLD TO AEW

A Dudley industrial estate has been sold to an asset management specialist for an undisclosed sum, with plans in place to build new units and upgrade the existing facilities at the site. Harris Lamb was instructed to sell Grazebrook Industrial Park in Peartree Lane by the owners of the estate, a privately-owned family property company. Along with joint agents Sellers Chartered Surve...

DISCOUNT CHAIN SET TO LAUNCH SHELDON STORE AS IT SETS ITS SIGHTS ON 2019 GOALS

Harris Lamb has secured a 10--year lease at a Sheldon retail unit in the latest of a string of acquisitions for discount retail chain Poundstretcher.  The business’ Retail department has been providing support to the chain as it rolls out its expansion plans throughout 2018, and is now working on the brand’s January phase, kicking off with the former Store Twenty One on Coventry Road. ...