Ground Espresso Opens In Victoria Square

Ground Espresso Opens In Victoria Square

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Ground Espresso has opened a new 50-seater store in Victoria Square, creating 12 new jobs.  Founded in 2001, Ground Espresso Bars is a family owned and operated business which employs over 300 staff across 24 stand-alone stores and concessions in Ireland. Lambert Smith Hampton acted on behalf of Victoria Square to secure the new tenant. Hannah Houston, Senior Support Manager, …

Commercial Property Occupiers Urged To Prepare For Business Rates Revaluation

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

All commercial property occupiers in Northern Ireland are being advised to provide Land and Property Services (LPS) with accurate information as part of the Business Rates Revaluation Process 2020 in order to avoid receiving an incorrect rates bill, according to a director at Lambert Smith Hampton. Businesses will receive electronic questionnaires from LPS this weekend – 1 April 2018 – …

Demand For High Quality Space Boosts Belfast Office Market

Demand For High Quality Space Boosts Belfast Office Market

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Office market activity in Belfast finished 2017 in a strong position with take-up levels reaching 430,290 sq ft – 11 per cent above the five year average – despite a slow start to the year, according to Lambert Smith Hampton’s Ireland Office Market Report 2018. Occupier demand for high quality space increased in H2 2017 with grade A stock accounting …

Victoria Square Celebrates £2bn In Sales Since Launching Ten Years Ago

Victoria Square Celebrates £2bn In Sales Since Launching Ten Years Ago

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Victoria Square has achieved an impressive £2bn in sales across all of its retailers and leisure operators since the landmark shopping centre opened in Belfast 10 years ago, it was revealed today. Opened on March 6, 2008, Victoria Square today marked its tenth anniversary with a number of events and activities to celebrate the milestone and also highlighted the centre’s …

Commercial Property Market Remains Resilient As NI Attracts Range Of Investors

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

The commercial property market in Northern Ireland finished 2017 in a strong and resilient position with a total investment volume figure of £340.9m, 24 per cent above 2016 and just above the five-year average, according to new research published today by Lambert Smith Hampton. The Investment Transactions Northern Ireland Bulletin Q4 2017 showed the retail sector dominated once again in …

Leading UK Travel Agency Opens First Store In Northern Ireland

Leading UK Travel Agency Opens First Store In Northern Ireland

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Barrhead Travel has opened its first store in Northern Ireland after taking over a 1,270 sq ft unit on the upper ground floor of Victoria Square, creating approximately 10 new jobs. Glasgow-based Barrhead Travel, one of the leading independent travel agents in the UK, currently employs over 1,000 people across the UK in over 70 retail outlets.  The company is …

Benson Elliot Appoints LSH As Managing Agent On The Quedam Centre

Benson Elliot Appoints LSH As Managing Agent On The Quedam Centre

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Benson Elliot have today appointed Lambert Smith Hampton as the managing agent on The Quedam Centre in Yeovil, Somerset. The Quedam Centre is the leading shopping destination in an extensive cross county catchment area in the south-west of England and benefits from a retail line up of high street brands including H&M, Topshop, JD Sports, Monsoon, Pandora, River Island, New …

National Success Spurs On Growth Of LSH’s Property Management Team

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Commercial property agency, LSH, has completed a major recruitment drive to bolster its property management team in Belfast after winning several significant contracts in the UK and Ireland. Ten new recruits have been appointed across surveying, accounts, retail marketing and facilities management, bringing the total number working at the Belfast office to in excess of 90. LSH has experienced exponential …