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Professional Surveyors and Property Agents based in Leeds

About BHT

Brackenridge Hanson Tate is a an independent, multi-disciplined firm of commercial chartered surveyors. Providing professional property services since 1998, we provide a quality, nationwide service from our offices in Leeds. The core of BHT is a small, highly-motivated team led by two of its founding partners, D.W.Brackenridge and Robin Hanson, together with two surveyors, an account manager and a secretary. Our national coverage is enhanced by long-established working relationships with two consultants working beyond the northern property market that is our primary focus; Rob Stollery works with BHT from his base in Derbyshire and Clive Thomas covers much of what we do in London and the South.

We aim to deliver a professional, high quality and proactive approach based on the provision of a tailored service, always looking to build long-term relationships and win repeat business. This approach has allowed us to establish a diverse client base that includes businesses such as Skipton Building Society, HSBC, Rayner & Keeler, Handelsbanken, Threadneedle and Commercial Estates Group.

As a firm of professional property surveyors, BHT is regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). We are also members of PAI, the industry association for smaller commercial property practices in the UK.

Market News

Prime Retail Investment Sold

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On behalf of London based Trust clients, we have successfully sold 40/48 Great Darkgate Street, Aberystwyth. The property is let to Edinburgh Woollen Mill for a term expiring 2018 at a rental of £75,000 pax. The purchasers were advised by JLLs Bristol Office.

Sold - 10/12 The Headrow, Leeds

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On behalf of Pickards (Leeds) Ltd we sold the above investment to a private investor for his SIPP. The property, which comprises a ground floor shop unit with upper floors sold off long leasehold for residential, is let to a private individual t/a Paw Prints on a 5 year lease from May 2013 at an initial rent of £42,000 pax rising in May 2015 to £44,000 pax. The investment was sold for £499,000 reflecting a net initial yield of 8.42%.