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Jon Patrick
Head of Leisure & Development
Leisure | 18/06/2019 14:54:09

Activity and opportunity in the mini and adventure golf market

The leisure market covers a wide remit of business types and concepts, ranging from conventional sites such as spas, gyms and holiday parks, to of-the-moment original models driven by consumer demand trends.

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Pubs 27 May 2016

Rent review brewing? Here's what you need to know

While the question of the Market Rent Only (MRO) option for the pub industry appears to have taken a back seat, there is still a large number of licensees facing the prospect of a cyclical rent review or a lease renewal. For many, this can be a daunting prospect. The basis ...

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By:
Peter Taylor
Director
Dental Practices 25 May 2016

Christie & Co dental team to exhibit at The British Dental Conference & Exhibition

There are many new buyers hungry to get into the sector, bank funding is readily available and private equity companies are starting to realise the enormous potential for investment within the industry. There are several trends affecting the market which Christie & Co will ...

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By:
Jonathan Watson
Director
Childcare & Education 20 May 2016

School values: what is your school really worth?

Should you require a valuation of your school for secured lending or accounting purposes, or indeed in preparation for a potential sale, it is always useful to know at the outset what the process will involve. Once you have selected and appointed a valuer, they will need to es...

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By:
Courteney Donaldson
Managing Director - Childcare & Education
Hotels 17 May 2016

Why hotel owners and operators should be looking up

There is much to attract hotel buyers to “God's Own Country” and the surrounding areas. Firstly, to appease those who wish to capture and capitalise on the tourism market, there are the National Parks on the wild and rugged North York Moors and the rolling splendour of the ...

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By:
Mark Worley
Director
Retail 16 May 2016

Providing the ACS with a property perspective

The Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) represents over 33,500 local shops in the UK. Advising them at their recent property forum, Christie & Co shared expertise with attendees involved in property matters for their organisations, on key issues and trends in the retail in...

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Dental Practices 10 May 2016

Taking heed of (the right) advice

You would be correct in believing that the Scottish market is strong right now, but buyers – and importantly their independent advisers/surveyors – are still sensitive to values.I often put myself in the position of a principal looking to sell and completely understand why so ...

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By:
Paul Graham
Head of Dental
Pubs 06 May 2016

Have pub tenants really won the battle? Time will tell...

12,000 pubs – 24% of the total in the UK – will be affected by the implementation of MRO, all under the ownership of the “Big Six” PubCos. The recent Government response to the Consultation on MRO provides some useful clarity and hopefully will now enable all parties to wor...

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By:
Neil Morgan
Managing Director - Pubs & Restaurants
Dental Practices 03 May 2016

Relationships matter

There are huge differences between selling a private practice and one in the NHS space. Overall, it is generally much easier to complete the sale of a private practice.  Without the complications of the NHS partnership ramifications, the sale process is smoother and can be ...

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By:
Simon Hughes
Managing Director - Medical