Recently Sold Retail Properties

Our recent activity from the Christie & Co retail team covers convenience stores, and forecourts and garden centres.

Recent Retail Publications

Garden Centre Market Update

Our Garden Centre Market Update showcases current opportunities and sales, and interestingly where our latest opportunities are coming from. We also explore the hot topic of the shift towards electric...

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Retail Insight 2022

Following a bumper trading year for most convenience retail businesses, buyer demand is at an all-time high.

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Retail Mid-Year Review 2021

We have sold a Retail business every working day of 2021 so far. Read our Retail Mid-Year Review for information on the retail landscape, the funding landscape and much more.

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Focus on Retail | September 2020

We have created a report looking at the retail market trends since COVID-19 and how this has impacted offers and viewings over the last few months.

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Retail Market Update July 2020

How will the crisis impact the convenience retail sector? What is the current demand from buyers?

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Recent Retail Blog Posts

5 ways your garden centre could boost business this summer

Our colleagues at Vennersys share some insight into their VenposCloud platform, an all-in-one ticketing and visitor attraction management system, and how it could benefit your Garden Centre venue and ...

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Should I sell my freehold retail property and business or let it to a tenant - which option is right?

Throughout the UK, the two most common property ownership types are freehold and leasehold. So, what’s the difference and which option is right for you when considering the sale of your retail busines...

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COFFEE BREAK with… Jamie Williams, Associate Director - Retail

Coffee Break with… is a Christie & Co series showcasing the brilliance, expertise, and diversity of our network of over 200 employees.

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The Cost of Living Crisis – how will the Convenience Sector fare?

Rising operational costs will be an increasingly important material consideration when valuing commercial real estate (going concern businesses) moving forward. This may also affect the affordability ...

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Spring Statement 2022 Response

On Wednesday 23 March 2022, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, presented his Spring Statement to Parliament, against a backdrop of the sharpest rise in the cost of living for decades.

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Recent Retail Press Releases

Popular South Wales convenience store sold through Christie & Co network after one day on the market

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co is pleased to announce Mike’s Newsagents, a popular South Wales convenience store located in Briton Ferry, Neath has been sold after just one day on...

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Unopposed convenience store in Congleton sold through Christie & Co

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co has sold the Premier-branded Hightown Convenience Store in Congleton, Cheshire to an existing operator from Leeds.

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Gellideg Post Office sold to experienced retailer through Christie & Co

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co has successfully sold Gellideg Post Office & Stores to Viram Goraniya, an experienced retailer with multiple stores across South Wales.

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Christie & Co complete the sale of Brixham’s Cambridge Road Convenience Store

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co has successfully sold Cambridge Road Convenience Store in Brixham, South Devon, to the Patel family, experienced retail operators with multiple stor...

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Profitable café in Paisley comes to market through Christie & Co

Specialist business property advisor, Christie & Co has brought to the market Frenchy’s Café in Paisley, Scotland. This represents a great opportunity to acquire a well-established and profitable busi...

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Recent Retail Major Instructions

COMPLETED: Project Ranger

Eight Petrol Stations throughout the North East of England PLUS a plot of land with development potential.

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Project Endeavour

A selection of Bargain Booze, Wine Rack, Select Convenience and Central Convenience stores located across the UK. New opportunities are available as of August 2021. Don’t miss out!

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Ansell Village Stores

We are delighted to bring to market a group of four convenience stores and Post Offices, located in the vibrant counties of Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.

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Coughlans Bakery

We are delighted to bring to market an award winning, family-run artisan bakery and café business.

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Project Gift

An exciting opportunity to acquire a recognisable UK toy and gift brand with two established online sales platforms.

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