Getting Active in 2019

Emanuel Oliver are delighted to have been instructed to acquire sites in the Northwest region on behalf of NRG Gym. We are looking for premises matching the following criteria:

  • Size: 15-40k sq.ft
  • Freehold and Leaseholds considered
  • D2 Use
  • Parking (except high footfall city centre locations)
  • Basement through to third floor opportunities considered in major towns, cities and arterial routes
  • Former Department Stores, Prominent Roadside Warehouse/Industrial units, Showrooms, Supermarket ancillary/Stock Rooms
  • Retail downsizing opportunities will also considered

Full requirement brochure here:

Please contact Dan Oliver to discuss any opportunities.

Five Guys land in Chester

Following extensive negotiations, Five Guys have now opened their new store on Bridge Street Chester. Acting on behalf of the Landlord, EO agreed terms with the previous tenant Yo! Sushi to take a surrender of their lease and negotiated terms for a simultaneous re-letting to Five Guys. We have numerous retail and leisure units available in Chester, including an A3 restaurant unit sitting at Row Level above Five Guys, more details can be found on the property listings page.

Pair of deals in Prestatyn

Emanuel Oliver have recently been involved in new lettings in the popular North Wales town of Prestatyn. Acting on behalf of the Landlord, we have let 52 High Street to Cats Protection by way of a new 10 year lease. The Landlord subsequently sold the property investment. In addition, acting on behalf of former occupiers Heron Foods at 27 High Street, we agreed terms to assign their lease to Holland & Barrett.

EO secure Ripon Resite

Acting on behalf of Specsavers we are delighted to confirm we have secured new larger premises for the nationwide opticians, taking the former Prezzo on Market Place in an off market deal. We are now marketing Specsavers’ existing store on Fishergate by way of an assignment, more details here We continue to seek sites across the North on behalf of Specsavers, contact Llyr Emanuel or Dan Oliver for more detail on locations sought.

Hatrick of Leeds acquisitions for Costa

We are delighted to have secured 3 new stores for Costa in the Leeds area following the recent opening of their new store at Seacroft Green Shopping Centre (pictured). This follows the new store acquisitions at Moor Allerton District Centre and the kiosk at Leeds Central Bus Station. We are retained agents for Costa in the North West, Yorkshire and North East and more sites are sought, please contact Dan Oliver with any suitable opportunities

JD Sports Secured for The Pyramids

Acting on behalf of LaSalle Investment Management, Emanuel Oliver have let the former HMV store on Grange Road to JD Sports. The new store measures some 10,000 sq ft and looks fantastic. This builds on recent successful lettings to Muffin Break, Yours Clothing, Menkind and USC. Other opportunities are available. Please contact Llyr Emanuel for further information.

Perfect Fit for Pavers in Kendal

Emanuel Oliver have secured a new store for Pavers Shoes at 3 & 5 Finkle Street in Kendal. The deal included negotiating two new leases with different landlords and a surrender with the existing tenant. Lots of leg work for Emanuel Oliver! We’ve also been involved in two other new stores for Pavers during the last 12 months in Chester and Llandudno. Please contact Llyr Emanuel for further information.

Muffin Break adds to Birkenhead success

Acting on behalf of LaSalle Investment Management, Emanuel Oliver have let a unit within the covered section of the shopping centre to Muffin Break. The shopping centre goes from strength to strength and has footfall in excess of 13 million per annum! Muffin Break joins other new retailers including Yours Clothing, USC and Menkind. Please contact Llyr Emanuel for further information.

Colwyn Bay Centre fully let for Christmas

Following recent lettings by Emanuel Oliver to Specsavers, Mencap and Hays Travel, the Bay View Shopping Centre in Colwyn Bay is now fully let. This is the first time the Centre has been fully let for a number of years.

All Bar One and Miller & Carter to open in Stratford-upon-Avon

Acting on behalf of Mitchells & Butlers, Emanuel Oliver have acquired two units within the new Bell Court development in Stratford-upon-Avon for the ‘All Bar One’ and ‘Miller & Carter’ brands. Anchored by an Everyman Cinema this mixed use new development will become a focal point in the medieval town providing both leisure and retail units.