The Business Centre Specialist

St Andrews Business Centre, Garston, Liverpool

Business Centre on ground, first & second floors with extensive car parking.  There

are 30 units on the ground, 1st & 2nd floors extending to 413. 71 sq metres (4453 Sq

ft), excluding break out areas and Board Room and a further 175.49 sq m (1889 sq ft)

on a mezzanine level.

 The major occupier is the NHS.

Innovation Business Centre, Irvine

Business Centre for sale

The centre provides various sized office suites from 2 person offices upwards to suites capable of accommodating 10 people or more. Innovation Centre is fully DDA Compliant with disabled lift & toilets and is also fully air conditioned.

In addition to a superb level of finish, occupiers will benefit from a large private car park, Break Out areas and kitchen facilities.

The town of Irvine itself is located 30 miles to the south east of Glasgow via the M77 and 7 miles west of Kilmarnock. Irvine benefits from excellent transport connections and, importantly, is only 9 miles from Glasgow Prestwick International Airport. Additionally, the A78 also provides access to Greenock and Ayr and onward to the ferry terminals at Stranraer, Troon & Ardrossan.

Unsurprisingly, given its location, Irvine is a very popular base for High Tech & Airport related industries.

Moffat House, Saltcoats 

Opportunity to create new business centre

LOCATION                  ‘Moffat House’ occupies a prominant roadside position in a  highly visible location and elevated position at the junction of Nineyards Street with Vernon Street in the heart of Saltcoats Town Centre. 

Saltcoats is located within the North Ayrshire region and forms part of the ‘Three Towns’ area with Stevenston and Ardrossan, having a combined population of around 35,000 persons. The main town centre bus stop and Saltcoats railway station, which has regular services to Largs and Glasgow, are a short walk from the property

DESCRIPTION            Moffat House’ is a category C listed building constructed in 1870 and, which has been subject to a variety of uses including a bank, offices and educational use. 

The building has been partially re-developed and modernised to offer flexible offices catering for occupational requirements of over 11,000 sq.ft. with on site car parking. 

BUSINESS RATES                            

 In the current Valuation Role, the Rateable Value is shown as £51,000 based on 915.91 sq m.  The top rate per sq m is £77.  However as a business centre it would be appropriate to have all of the individual offices valued separately if possible


The opportunity exists to purchase the property and create a new business centre to cater for the area

Alternatively my client would be prepared to lease the building or enter into a partnership agreement with experienced operators and is open to proposals

 12 Nineyards Street is capable of being used relatively quickly however no 14 is still in need of renovation and my client is prepared to work with a purchaser/tenant/partner on this.

 TERMS                        Offers in the region of £450,000 to purchase the building would                                           be considered.

Alternatively my client is prepared to consider proposals to let the building or enter into a partnership arrangement.



 Plans of the building are available on request, as are photographs  and a schedule of room sizes

A short history of the building is available on

To arrange a viewing please contact Tom Stokes on 07879 485898 or by email at


38 Carver Street, Sheffield, S1 4FY

Unique opportunity for high quality business centre operator to secure a self contained striking building in Heart of The City II


38 Carver St sits in the centre of Sheffield City Centre and is a key part of the Heart of City II redevelopment of Sheffield City Centre.
The property sits on one of the key axis of the site and provides a link from the already vibrant areas around Division St to the beating heart of the development around Charter Sq and the new HSBC headquarters at Grosvenor House.

Key Points

  • Unique opportunity for a business centre/co-working operator
  • Prime well located self contained building
  • Various lease structures available
  • Bids Deadline - 10th May 2019
  • Key part of the Heart of the City II scheme

Available area

Floor / UnitSizeAvailability
G2,833 sq ftAvailable
1st7,501 sq ftAvailable
2nd6,387 sq ftAvailable
3rd6,448 sq ftAvailable
4th3,811 sq ftAvailable

The Building

38 Carver St is a 4 storey office building constructed in 1989. Accommodation is over ground and 4 upper floors. The unique design offers:

  • Approximately 20 internal parking spaces to the rear
  • Ground floor open plan office with open stairwell leading to the first floor office space
  • An internal atrium from the first floor up through building
  • Office suites on floors 2-4 overlooking the internal atrium
  • Opportunity for a roof garden/external space on the 4th floor

We understand the fabric of the building is in good condition.  Investment is required in the buildings M&E.  More details on request from our client's advisers.


Colloco are appointed to secure a co-working/business centre operator for the building on a leasehold basis. The building needs investment to bring it up to an occupiable standard and as part of a transaction our clients are willing to invest in return for a higher rental and or a profit/revenue share. They are therefore seeking proposals based on a leasehold basis for all or part of the building. Parties will need to confirm what works they require to be done to the building (if any) and also confirm if and how they would wish to structure and profit/revenue share.

Time frame and Submissions

  • The property will be formally marketed from the 8th March to the 10th May 2019. Viewings and access to the data room can be arranged by contacting the retained agents.
  • Offers will be required to be submitted no later than 12pm on the 10th May 2019. An Offer Form is available on request from the retained agent.
  • The Offer Form requests detailed information on the financial offer; proposed use; track record of the bidder and operational plans; programme of works and indicative opening date; confirmation of funding source and availability. Parties are also able to submit further information and documents to support their bid.
  • The proposals will be assessed both in terms of quality and price. Any operator will need to demonstrate a track record of delivering projects of this nature and how their use will fit in within the Heart of the City II development and the wider City. Please note shortlisted parties could be asked to submit further information to support their proposal and will be invited to attend an interview.
  • Proposals other than co-working/serviced offices can be submitted and will be assessed but would not be the preferred use.

Heart of The City

Heart of the City II is one of Sheffield’s key economic projects. Backed by Sheffield City Council alongside its strategic delivery partner Queensberry, the scheme will provide a dynamic and vibrant mixed-use district in the heart of the city centre and make Sheffield an even more exciting and interesting place to live and work. In addition to encouraging new retailers to the city centre, the scheme will provide Grade A office space, two 4 or 5-star hotels, residential developments, restaurants and cafés, leisure destinations, parking and stunning public realm – all creating the type of high quality central quarter that helps attract jobs and investment. The scheme will bring together the old and the new, maintaining the existing street patterns and heritage buildings whilst adding striking new architecture and unique outdoor squares and spaces. Rooted in the city’s unique character, it will help knit together The Moor, the Devonshire Quarter and Fargate, providing a new home for Sheffield’s cultural, commercial and creative trailblazers.

For more information please contact Tim Bottrill on 07810 865561 or tim@colloco.c


Business Centre For sale

   Kirkintilloch Business Centre,

74 Townhead, Kirkintilloch,  Glasgow G66 1NZ

LOCATION                  Located in the centre of Kirkintilloch,  which is located only 9 

miles NE of Glasgow City Centre

BACKGROUND        2nd Floor offices which have been converted to form 12               individual serviced offices.  Units are all cabled for telecom & internet                          

 The offices are individually rated so that occupiers get the benefit of the Small 

Business Bonus scheme.  All units are under the threshold for EPR                

Car parking is available at the rear.


 The current income from occupied suites is £3025 per month with a potential 

additional income from vacant units of £750 per month.  There is a further £250 per 

month from telecom & electricity recharges.

 Costs of running the building amount to only £607 per month.

 Occupiers pay there own rates and two occupiers make a contribution to electricity 



The opportunity exists to purchase the property and the business centre as a going concern.

There is the opportunity to increase the current rent roll by letting the existing vacant units and to increase the service income from telecom & broadband.

There is also the opportunity to develop a virtual office business within the centre again to create additional income.

In addition, the owner is prepared to sell the 'Little Offices' brand and web site if suitable terms can be agreed.

The owners of the two office wings on the first floor have indicated that they                would be prepared to sell these properties to enable the centre to expand. The      offices are of the same size and so in broad terms, a similar income profile could be  assumed. 

Part of these offices are currently occupied by Key Housing Association                   on a Tacit Lease paying a rental of £9,000pa plus vat

 There is therefore the opportunity to acquire all of the property on the basis of a    transfer of a going concern  and thereby avoid Vat. 

TERMS                        Offers in the region of £300,000 are invited for the property and                                           business centre.


A detailed schedule of income, expenditure and future prospects has been prepared by the owner which is available on request,

Plans of the building are available on the centres web site,

Please note that the occupiers of the building are unaware of the intention to sell and discretion is required during any viewings.  Viewings are by appointment only.

To arrange a viewing please contact Tom Stokes on 07879 485898

or by email at



To Let 

Top Floor - Chestnut House, Rugby, 

5000 sq ft suitable for conversion to a business centre.

Located in the centre of town

Indicative plan available

Landlord prepared to provide substantial sum towards the fit out on the basis of a 10 year lease 

The owner is currently carrying out a partial refurbishment of the property

Full details available on request.



For details of all of these opportunities please contact me on 07879485898 or email me at