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16th May 2019


dohertybaines acting jointly with CBRE and JLL on behalf of SEGRO, welcome AMT Coffee to Unit 21 Victoria Industrial Estate, Acton (2,880 sq ft)

14th May 2019

2 Kingsway, Cardiff

On behalf of St James Place Wealth Management, dohertybaines have acquired 7,200 sq ft of office space at the newly refurbished building, 2 Kingsway, Cardiff.

7th May 2019

New Lease with 30 months rent free

Dohertybaines, working on behalf of Regus have negotiated a new 10 year lease at Oxford Point, Oxford Road, Lansdowne, Bournemouth!

2nd May 2019

DB negotiate new 10 year lease

On behalf of Screwfix, dohertybaines agreed a new 10 year lease on Unit D, 5 Acre Estate, Park Farm Estate, Folkestone with a 5 year break clause and 3 months rent free.

30th April 2019


dohertybaines acting jointly with Cushman & Wakefield and PWP on behalf of DTZ Investors, welcome Puttshack to Unit 23 Uxbridge Trade Park, Uxbridge (24,413 sq ft).

25th April 2019

Successful letting Ground floor, The Marylands Building, Hemel Hempstead

Acting as joint agents, dohertybaines are delighted to announce that they have successfully let the 27,500 sq ft Ground floor at The Marylands Building, Hemel Hempstead to a Regus Spaces. This great new facility for Hemel will be opening at the end of April.

16th April 2019


dohertybaines acting jointly with Lambert Smith Hampton on behalf of CBRE Global Investors, welcome Lind US Ltd (Trading as Harley Davidson) to Unit 1 (6,275 sq ft) and Lind Triumph to Unit 2 (6,006) Trade City Watford, Watford.

11th April 2019

dohertybaines successfully advise on acquisition 70,000 sq.ft at 127 Kensington High Street on behalf of Regus plc

DB are pleased to announce that they have successfully provided acquisition and negotiation advice for Ground to third floors at 127 Kensington High Street, London on behalf of Regus Plc for a new Spaces

9th April 2019

DB’s lease advisory team complete rent review at Sainsbury’s Foodstore, Northumberland Park N17

DB’s lease advisory team advised the landlord at the first rent review on the Sainsbury’s Foodstore in Tottenham.

4th April 2019

Unit 6A Pompey Centre, Fratton Way, Portsmouth – Rent Review

dohertybaines professional team have successfully completed a rent review at unit 6A Pompey Centre, Fratton Way, Portsmouth.

2nd April 2019

dohertybaines successfully negotiate new 5 year lease at Building 3 Hyde Park Hayes

DB office agency have negotiated a new 5 year lease on behalf of Regus for the 15,316 sq ft on the top 2 floors of Building 3, Hyde Park Hayes

28th March 2019


dohertybaines acting jointly with Savills and DeSouza on behalf of SEGRO, welcome ULC Robotics to Unit 656 River Gardens Business Centre, North Feltham Trading Estate, Feltham (4,774 sq ft).

26th March 2019

Unit 11 Diplocks Way, Hailsham – Rent Review

Acting on behalf of Screwfix, dohertybaines professional team have successfully completed a rent review at Unit 11 Diplocks Way, Hailsham.

21st March 2019


dohertybaines acting jointly with Stimpsons on behalf of IPIF, welcome C&C Builders Ltd to Unit 11 (2,092 sq ft), and SEO Premium Ltd to Unit 7 at Kingsbury Industrial Estate, NW9 8AU (2,538 sq ft).

14th March 2019

DB completes negotiation of lease renewal at Park Royal

On behalf of CBRE Global Investors dohertybaines have secured a new 10 year lease at Hanover West Industrial Estate, Park Royal showing impressive rental growth at the estate to more than £20 psf.

12th March 2019

dohertybaines advise on business rates at the former Dover Street Market premises in Mayfair

dohertybaines have successfully advised on the business rates liability of The Arts Club’s new private health club and medical gym at 17-18 Dover Street, London.

7th March 2019

DB professional team complete rent review at Unit 3 Long March Industrial Estate, Daventry

A Rent review has been successfully completed by dohertybaines, on behalf of Screwfix, at Unit 3 Long March Industrial Estate, Daventry.

28th February 2019

Unit 12 Kingsleat Industrial Estate – Lease Renewal

Working on behalf of Screwfix, DB are pleased to announce that they have agreed a lease renewal for 10 years with 3 months rent free at Unit 12 Kingsleat Industrial Estate, Valley Road, Plympton, Plymouth.

26th February 2019

DB negotiate lease renewals at 12 and 14 Cromac Place, Balfast

DB are delighted to announce that they have successfully advised St James’s Place Management on the negotiation of lease renewals for Ground floor, 12 Cromac Place and Ground & First Floor, 14 Cromac Place, Belfast

21st February 2019


dohertybaines acting jointly with CBRE and JLL for SEGRO welcome Dean & Wood Ltd to Unit 25 Metropolitan Park, Greenford (6,556 sq ft).

19th February 2019

DB working on behalf of Screwfix have agreed a new lease

The professional team negotiated a new 10 year lease for Units 4 & 5 Ramac Way Industrial Estate, Charlton

14th February 2019

Briarcliff Parc, Kingsmead, Farnborough – NEW LEASE COMPLETION

On behalf of M7 and Colony Capital, we are pleased to confirm Aon have completed their new lease of the 3rd floor (19,002 sq ft).

14th February 2019

Quick Guide to Finding an Industrial Warehouse to Rent

While rental price may be your crucial deciding factor, there are other multiple factors that may be just as important for your business and worth investing more for long-term benefits. Read our quick guide to finding an industrial warehouse for your business to see what requirements should be considered. 

12th February 2019

DB have negotiated a new 10 year lease at Multiply Logistics North, Bolton on behalf of PJH Group Ltd

dohertybaines have advised PJH Group, the UK’s largest supplier of bathrooms, kitchens and appliances, on the negotiation of a 10 year lease for a new 62,952 sq ft warehouse at Unit F1/A Logistics North, Bolton BL5.

5th February 2019

DB advise St James’s Place City Tower, London

dohertybaines are delighted to announce they have advised St James’s Place on a re-gear and acquisition of 12,500 sq ft of office accommodation at City Tower, Basinghall Street.

31st January 2019

6 Knowsley Place, Angouleme Way, Bury

dohertybaines investment team are delighted to announce the acquisition of 6 Knowsley Place, on behalf of Tiger Victory Holdings Ltd.

29th January 2019


dohertybaines acting jointly with CBRE and JLL for SEGRO welcome TOCA Football UK Ltd to Unit 11 Victoria Industrial Estate, Acton (4,089 sq ft).

24th January 2019

DB office agency have successfully secured a 10 year lease renewal at Breakspear Park, Hemel Hempstead

dohertybaines working on behalf of Regus have negotiated a 10 year lease renewal for suite F on the Ground Floor, totalling 11,229 sq ft.

22nd January 2019

Professional Services at Unit 12, Hanover West Industrial Estate, Park Royal

DB have negotiated a lease renewal for a new 10 year term on this fully let small unit estate on behalf of a fund asset managed by CBRE Global Investors.

17th January 2019


dohertybaines acting jointly with Savills and DeSouza for SEGRO welcome Do & Co to SEGRO Park, Heathrow (172,000 sq ft)

15th January 2019

DB advise St James’s Place on a new lease acquisition

dohertybaines are delighted to announce they have just advised St James’s Place on a new lease acquisition at Mead House, Thomas Street, Cirencester.

10th January 2019

Unit 13, Spa Industrial Park, Tunbridge Wells – New Lease

dohertybaines working on behalf of Screwfix have agreed a new 10 year lease.

8th January 2019

DB secure a new lease acquisition at Aurora, Ealing

dohertybaines on behalf of Spaces, have recently acquired 30,000 sq ft at Aurora, 71-75 Uxbridge Road, Ealing.

18th December 2018

Regent House, 1-3 Queensway, Redhill, Surrey

Dohertybaines are pleased to announce they have successfully negotiated and agreed terms for the purchase of Regent House on behalf of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council.

13th December 2018

Professional Services at Unit 1, Chaffinch Business Park, Beckenham on behalf of Screwfix Direct Ltd

DB have agreed at 10 year lease with 3 months rent free.

11th December 2018

DB advised Valor Real Estate Partners in acquiring Aerfin, Newton Road, Crawley

The 33,000 sq ft unit let to Aerfin was acquired for c.£6m.

7th December 2018

Improving your ‘Last Mile Delivery’ and its future implications

For businesses looking to expand and rent a warehouse in the future, the need for quick and efficient last mile logistics is essential, but the landscape is rapidly changing. Here’s what you should consider.

6th December 2018

Dohertybaines - Project Monitoring

On behalf of ByBox DB’s building consultancy team has been monitoring the landlord’s refurbishment works at Unit 2, A1 Business Park, Knottingley, West Yorkshire.

4th December 2018

Victoria Industrial Estate, Acton - DB let out two units

Dohertybaines working on behalf of Segro for both lettings, have agreed a new 3 year lease for Unit 18 (7, 185 sq ft) to StockX UK Ltd.

29th November 2018

Unit 16, Bankhead Industrial estate, Sighhill, Edinburgh – Lease Extension

Dohertybaines working on behalf of Safestore have successfully agreed a lease extension of 10 years.

27th November 2018

2nd Floor, One Chalfont Park, Gerrards Cross – New Lease

DB working on behalf of Regus, have successfully negotiated terms with Vantage Finance Ltd on a new five year lease on part of the second floor.

23rd November 2018

Only one Unit left in Hayes 180

dohertybaines are delighted to announce that Hayes180 is almost fully occupied with three out of the four units let to Monier Redland Ltd, DB Schenker & DCLG.

21st November 2018

Building 3700 Parkside, Birmingham Business Park

Following an extensive search, DB has advised Personal Touch Financial Services Ltd on a new 5 year lease for 11,000 sq ft office accommodation on Birmingham Business Park.

19th November 2018

Spring Park, Hemel Hempstead - New Units to Let

Acting on behalf of Chancerygate and M&G Real Estate, DB are joint agents with Brasier Freeth in letting out the brand new Units.

15th November 2018

DB secured a new lease at Helios Court, Hatfield for M7 Real Estate

Dohertybaines successfully secured a new 10 year FRI lease of the 3rd floor (11,764 sq ft) to Schneider Electric Ltd.

13th November 2018

Unit T & U Acorn Industrial Estate, Dartford – Lease renewal

Acting on behalf of Screwfix, DB have successfully agreed a 10 year lease with 4 month rent free.

30th October 2018

Unit 3 Premier Park

Acting as joint sole agents on behalf of Segro, DB have let out Unit 3 (13,402 sq ft) for £20 psf setting a new headline rent for the estate.

23rd October 2018

Unit 2 Lawrence Way, Camberley – Rent review

Doherty Baines negotiated a rent review effective 1st December 2016 on behalf of Screwfix, for which a significant reduction from the asking rent was agreed.

18th October 2018

Unit 4 Victoria Industrial Estate

Working as joint sole agents DB have let out Unit 4 Victoria Industrial Estate, Acton (7,185 sq ft) to Peleton Interactive UK Ltd.

9th October 2018

Watford Trade City

Acting jointly with db & LSH for CBREGI have let Unit 5, Trade City Watford (4,876 sq ft) to Toolstation Ltd on a new 10 year lease. For further information on the development

4th October 2018

Rent review - Unit 3, South Wimbledon Park

DB successfully negotiated a revised rent for Screwfix at Unit 3, South Wimbledon Park, Merton with regard to their rent review effective 4th July 2017

2nd October 2018

27-29 Westway Estate, Acton

Acting for Segro, DB, JLL and CBRE have successfully let Unit 27-29 Westway Estate (9,412 sq ft) to Alter London Ltd on a new 5 year lease

27th September 2018

New Lease – Part 11th Floor, Maple House, Potters Bar

dohertybaines negotiated a new lease on behalf of landlord, Canada Life, to Watches International on a 5 year term.

25th September 2018

Unit 1, Westpoint Trading Estate, Acton

DB acting jointly with JLL on behalf of IPIF, have let Unit 1 Westpoint (11,565 sq ft) to Metabolic Healthcare Limited on a new 10 year lease.

20th September 2018

5th Floor, 1 Bartholomew Lane, London – Rent Review

dohertybaines advised leading investment bank and stockbroker N+1 Singer on its rent review at One Bartholomew Lane, an 11 storey office building facing the Bank of England.

18th September 2018

DB secured a new 10 year lease

Unit 22, Metropolitan Park (13,852 sq ft) has been let by dohertybaines on behalf of Segro to Lyreco Ltd.

13th September 2018

Unit 15, Woodford Green Trading Centre, Woodford Green

dohertybaines successfully negotiated a revised rent for Screwfix at Unit 15, Woodford Green Trading Centre, Woodford Green with regard to their rent review effective 23rd September 2016

11th September 2018

Parr Road, Honeypot Lane, Stanmore

dohertybaines negotiated a new lease for the land on behalf of Safestore.

5th September 2018

Car Park, Dartford – 2017 Rating List

dohertybaines successfully negotiated a significant reduction in the rateable value for a retained client winning rates savings of more than £250,000 over the period of the rating list.

29th August 2018

DB successfully negotiated a revised rent for Screwfix

DB successfully negotiated a revised rent for Screwfix at Unit J, Trinity Trading Estate, Sittingbourne with regard to their rent review effective 2nd July 2017

15th August 2018

Wimbledon Studios

dohertybaines has advised Aberdeen Standard Investments on the off-market acquisition of Wimbledon Studios.

10th August 2018

Unit 8, Chelmsford Trade Park

City Plumbing Supplies have completed on Unit 8 (5,031 sq ft) joining a strong mix of national trade counter users including Selco Builders Merchants, Howdens, CTD & Salon Services.

6th August 2018

Spring Way, Maylands Avenue, Hemel Hempstead

dohertybaines acting for Chancerygate have acquired a 1.7 acre site to be developed as a 6 unit Industrial/Warehouse scheme called Spring Park.

2nd August 2018

Unit 4, Kingsbury Industrial Estate

DB acting for IPIF with joint agents Stimpsons have agreed a new 5 year lease for Unit 4 (2,392 sq ft)

30th July 2018

Unit 30, 40 & 60 Edisons Park, Crossways Business Park, Dartford

DB jointly advised on the successful acquisition on behalf of VREP Dartford Limited. The investment comprised three modern warehouses totalling 133,668 sq. ft. let to UK Mail, Furniture Village and Yodel.

26th July 2018

Basildon – Units 22 &23 Yardley Business Park

On behalf of Screwfix, Doherty Baines agreed a significant reduction on the landlord’s quoting rent for this 4,470 sq ft unit at rent review effective July 2017.

23rd July 2018

Units 11 & 12 Watford Trade City

dohertybaines acting jointly with LSH for CBREGI have let Units 11 and 12 (11,894 sq ft) to VClean Ltd on a new 10 year lease.

20th July 2018

New Industrial Investment Acquisition

dohertybaines are delighted to have worked alongside Sheridan Property Consultants in acquiring Edisons Park in Dartford on behalf of Valor Real Estate Partners.

16th July 2018

DB negotiate a new 10 year lease on behalf of ByBox.

dohertybaines have advised and negotiated a new 10 year lease for the 23, 600 sq ft warehouse at Unit 2, A1 Business Park, Knottingley Road, Knottingley with a 5 year tenant break.

11th July 2018

Unit 2, Third Way Industrial Estate, Avonmouth, BS11 0YA

dohertybaines advised ByBox on the relocation of their south-west distribution centre to a 30,000 sq ft warehouse unit in Avonmouth.

5th July 2018

Rent review – 1st Floor Market Place, London W1

dohertybaines successfully negotiated a rent review on behalf of landlord St George’s Hall Holdings Limited at these Soho office premises located close to Oxford Circus resulting in a 27% or £13 psf increase.

2nd July 2018

New 5 year Lease secured for N+1 Singer’s regional office

dohertybaines negotiated a new 5 year lease for offices at Earl Grey House, Newcastle upon Tyne.

29th June 2018

New Lease for Unit C, Hayes 180

On behalf of Schenker, dohertybaines have acquired circa 44,000 sq.ft of warehouse space at Royal London’s Hayes 180 development.

28th June 2018

Regus Expand in Norwich

Regus are to renew their existing first floor lease at Cavell House, Stannard Place, Norwich and have also leased the second floor doubling the size of their operations to approximately 18,900 sq ft.

26th June 2018

New Lease - Unit 1 and 2, Central City Industrial Estate, Red Lane, Coventry

dohertybaines advised ByBox Field Support on their new 10 year lease with tenant break option and the landlord installing a new roof overlay system for this 96,500 sq ft warehouse.

22nd June 2018

Unit 1 Sutton Trade Park, Sutton - Lease renewal

dohertybaines completed a successful February 2018 lease renewal for Screwfix Limited.

18th June 2018

Unit 1, Mitcham Industrial Estate, Mitcham - Rent Review

dohertybaines completed a successful rent review on behalf of Screwfix Limited.

15th June 2018

Unit 22, Uxbridge Trade Park, Uxbridge

DB agreed a new 10 year lease at Uxbridge Trade Park (18,040 sq.ft) to India Jane Ltd on behalf of DTZ Investors.

14th June 2018

Rent Review for Screwfix Direct Limited

dohertybaines completed a successful negotiation of a 2017 rent review at Unit 5 Albion Court, Newmarket.

8th June 2018

dohertybaines negotiated 5 year lease at Exmouth House, London on behalf of Zip Heaters (UK) Ltd

dohertybaines has advised Zip Heaters on the relocation of their London office to 2,320 sq ft on the 3rd Floor at Exmouth House EC1 following a refurbishment by the landlord.

6th June 2018

DB agreed lease renewal at Maylands Wood Estate, Hemel Hempstead

Acting for Orchard Street Investment Management LLP, dohertybaines agreed a lease renewal of Unit G2, Maylands Wood Estate, Hall Road, Hemel Hempstead with Steelplan Kitchens Ltd.

4th June 2018

Zero increase at Rent Review for Safestore at Harbourgate, Portsmouth

31st May 2018

DB recently acquired The Henley Office on behalf of SPACES

The building has been comprehensively refurbished and provides 20,000 sq ft of the Grade A office space in the town centre.

29th May 2018

Letting at Chelmsford Trade Park, Chelmsford

dohertybaines acting jointly with DTRE and Kemsley Property Consultants on behalf of Royal London Mutual Insurance, have let Unit 7 (6,995 sq ft) to Benchmarx Kitchens and Joinery.

25th May 2018

Lease Renewal agreed by DB at Macdonald Business Park, Hemel Hempstead for Screwfix Direct Ltd

Agreed a lease renewal of 10 years with savings.

23rd May 2018

Regus Lease Renewal at Preston The Docklands

dohertybaines secured a 10 year term at Albert Edward House, Preston behalf of Regus, this centre is based in a modern, spacious building in a business village close to Preston Docklands.

21st May 2018

Professional Services at on behalf of Screwfix Direct at Multiple Locations

DB acted on behalf of Screwfix Direct Limited in relation to a number of rent reviews mainly in London and the South East with very good results and savings.

18th May 2018

Professional Services at Epsom Trade Park on behalf of Screwfix Direct Ltd

Agreed a lease renewal of 10 years with great savings.

16th May 2018

Letting at Uxbridge Trade Park

Unit 22 (18,040 sq.ft) at Uxbridge Trade Park to India Jane on behalf of DTZ Investors

14th May 2018

Lok’nStore at Fareham Industrial Park

DB agreed a revised rent and regranted the lease for Lok’nStore at Unit 26 & 27 Fareham Industrial Park.

11th May 2018

DB advised Rent Review for Safestore Ltd at Battersea Business Centre

dohertybaines advised as a landlord but also on a number of their leasehold stores as an occupier as far afield as Edinburgh & Poole and gaining good savings.

10th May 2018

DB advise Regus Plc on re-gear at Fort Dunlop

dohertybaines are delighted to announce they have just advised Regus Plc on the re-gear of their lease on over 20,000 sqft of office accommodation at Fort Dunlop.

9th May 2018

Successful Relocation for Pentax UK

DB’s professional and building consultancy teams have assisted Pentax on the successful relocation of the company’s head office in Langley.

8th May 2018

DB advised Agility Logistics in acquiring 140 Aztec West, Bristol

This open plan modern office space is one of Britain's most successful business parks located at the junction of the M4/M5 interchange.

4th May 2018

DB negotiated Rent at King Street, Hammersmith on behalf of Irish Life Assurance PLC.

dohertybaines secured a rent increase of more than 40% on behalf of the landlord on this 28,000 sq ft office building.

3rd May 2018

dohertybaines innovate for IFRS16

dohertybaines are delighted to announce that we have developed a first rate solution which puts innovation at the forefront of what we do for IFRS16.

2nd May 2018

Business Rate Saving at Berners Street, London

After considerable negotiation the DB Rating Team secured an impressive saving in business rates for our three of our clients at this multi-let office building.

1st May 2018

Project Management for Pentax UK Ltd

Our Building Surveyors are advising Pentax at Heathrow West Business Park, Langley in connection with the design and fit out of their new office accommodation.

30th April 2018

Unit 602 Central Way, North Feltham let to Options (GB) Ltd on behalf of SEGRO.

27th April 2018

Negotiated Rent Reviews on behalf of Colt Technology Services

dohertybaines negotiated settlement of the rent reviews at two of Colt’s units in Park Royal, securing a 20% rent saving per annum on behalf of Colt.

26th April 2018

Helios Court, Hatfield

dohertybaines acted on behalf of ColCastor A Sarl to finalise a new lease for Crohn’s & Colitis at part 1st Floor (9,000 Sq Ft) Helios Court, Bishops Square, Hatfield.

25th April 2018

DB advise Regus on purchase of Centurion House, Staines

24th April 2018

DB acted on behalf of SEGRO in letting Central House, North Feltham Trading Estate to Uniserve Holdings Ltd

23rd April 2018

DB Negotiated New Lease at Briarcliff House, Farnborough with Aon Benfield Ltd

For the 3rd Floor totalling 19,000 sq ft Aon are consolidating into the third floor once a comprehensive refurbishment has been completed later this year.

20th April 2018

LET Unit 2A & 2C Access Park

We are pleased to declare two lettings on behalf of Merseyside Pensions Fund.

19th April 2018

Cuts Ice Limited

The DB Professional team certainly “cut ice” when securing a new 10 year lease for Cuts Ice Limited at Unit 2 Origin Business Park, Rainsford Road, Park Royal.

18th April 2018

dohertybaines negotiated a new lease at Bath Road Slough on behalf of Regus.

The 70,0000 sqft building is being completely refurbished and will provide one of the largest fully-serviced business centres in the Thames Valley, which caters for both the small and large-scale office needs of business occupiers.

17th April 2018

Reduction in Rateable Value at APCOA Car Park, Dartford

DB advised and negotiated at 28% reduction in Rateable Value on the car park serving The Priory Shopping Centre on behalf of APCOA Parking (UK) Limited.

16th April 2018

Screwfix – new leases agreed

dohertybaines has advised Screwfix across a group of 5 units across East Anglia and the South East on lease re-gears and rent reviews with IPIF (managed by Legal & General Property) was the landlord.

16th April 2018

Unit 12 Metropolitan Park, Greenford

Greater London Cradles Limited takes new 10 year lease at Unit 12 Metropolitan Park, Greenford (2,711 Sq Ft)

13th April 2018

Acquisition at Commercial House, Haywards Heath

DB acted on behalf of Hornbeam Properties in acquiring Commercial House, Haywards Heath at a sale price of £1.2m

13th April 2018

Regus Lease Renewal at West Malling, Kings Hill

dohertybaines secured a 10 year term at Kings Hill Business Park on behalf of Regus, one of the largest and most successful mixed-use developments in Europe.

12th April 2018

Unit B Central Spacewaye, North Feltham Trading Estate

Williams and Hill take lease at Unit B Central Spacewaye from our client SEGRO.

12th April 2018

Negotiated Revised Rents for Safestore Limited

DB has advised Safestore Limited on a rent review at Wallisdown Road, Poole and a lease re-gear Honeypot Lane, Stanmore.

11th April 2018

New Lease at Davidson House, Reading on behalf of Regus

DB negotiated a 10 year lease on Ground, 2nd & 3rd floors at Davidson House measuring at a total of 59,500 sq ft.approx.

11th April 2018

DB secured considerable Rates Reduction for The Arts Club

Savings were negotiated covering the period 2015 to 2022 across both the 2010 and 2017 rating lists.

10th April 2018

New Leases for Colt Technology Services

dohertybaines has advised Colt Technology Services across a nationwide portfolio of its technical sites agreeing new 15 year terms with break options in line with the company’s strategic targets.

10th April 2018

Unit C4 Six Bridges Trading Estate

DB are pleased to have advised Royal London UK Real Estate Fund on the letting of Unit C4 Six Bridges Trading Estate, London, SE1 to TLC (Southern) Limited.

9th April 2018

Two Lettings on behalf of SEGRO

DB are delighted to announce the rental of Unit 14 Metropolitan Park on 5 year term to Liquid Wrap Ltd and Unit 15 Fairway Drive on 5 year term to Hermes Parcelnet on behalf of SEGRO.

9th April 2018

Acquired New Office Space for PeoplePlus Group

DB acted on behalf of PeoplePlus Group to acquire the 6th Floor, Edmund House, Birmingham.

6th April 2018

82,000 Sq Ft Regear at Peter House, Manchester on behalf of Spaces Manchester

Agreed rent of circa £2m per annum with fantastic market incentives.

5th April 2018

DB re-geared lease for additional 5 year term at Halsbury House on behalf of St James's Place.

5th April 2018

dohertybaines are delighted to have been appointed by Tottenham Hotspurs Football Club to advise at Lilywhite House

Tenants also include Sainsbury plc and London Academy of Excellence Tottenham.

4th April 2018

Regus Lease Renewal in Liverpool City Centre

DB advised Regus on a ten year term with excellent market incentives to renew their existing lease at Horton House, Exchange Flags, Liverpool.

4th April 2018

Air & Cargo Services Lease Restructure

dohertybaines advised Air & Cargo Services of a lease restructure at Unit 5 & 6 Planet Centre, Feltham.

3rd April 2018

4th Floor, Clerkenwell Road

dohertybaines advised Transaction Network Services on their acquisition at 4th Floor, Clerkenwell Road, London.

29th March 2018

Hadrians Tower - Newcastle

DB are delighted to have advised All Saints Group on the acquisition of a residential redevelopment site at Rutherford Street, Newcastle from Citygrove.

29th March 2018

DB re-geared the lease on 15,800 sq ft in Borehamwood on behalf of REGUS plc

DB advised Regus plc on the regear of their lease at 4 Imperial Place, Maxwell Road, Borehamwood.

28th March 2018

St James's Place - Aurum, 30 Lombard Street

DB are delighted to have advised St James's Place on their acquisition of 58,000 sq ft at Aurum, 30 Lombard Street, London EC3.

8th January 2018

dohertybaines advises Fishawack Group in Abingdon Science Park Letting

Fund manager Europa Capital and Addington Capital, the investment and asset manager joint venture partner, have completed two further lettings at The Quadrant, Abingdon Science Park.

24th August 2017

Further Lettings at Maple House, Potters Bar

Following the lettings of the lower ground and 5th floors of Canada Life’s Maple House, there is 14,131 sq ft of office space remaining.

22nd August 2017

Canada Life lands Stibo in Reading town centre

Stibo Systems, the global data management leader, has relocated to Canada Life's Brunel in Reading town centre from its serviced offices at the Green Park business campus in Reading to expand.

23rd June 2017

dohertybaines re-geared the lease on 12,000 sq ft in Stirling, Scotland on behalf of Regus plc

20th June 2017

DB on behalf of IWG plc agreed to acquire 15,000 sq ft at Pinnacle Business Centre, Leeds

14th June 2017

DB re-geared the lease on 30,000 sq ft at More London on behalf of Regus plc

9th June 2017

dohertybaines acquires St James’s Place plc building in Cambridge, Science Park

5th June 2017

dohertybaines re-geared the lease on 10,000 sq ft in Darlington Town Centre on behalf of Regus plc

31st May 2017

DB re-geared the lease on 12,600 sq ft at Birmingham Business Park on behalf of Regus plc

26th May 2017

SJP HQ wins BCO Award for Best Workplace 2017

dohertybaines are delighted to announce that the new St James’s Place plc Headquarters Building in Cirencester has won the BCO Award for Best Workplace 2017.

16th May 2017

dohertybaines act on behalf of Schroders to buy two office buildings for £27.2m

Schroder Real Estate has exchanged contracts to acquire two office buildings in Exeter and Reigate for a combined £27.2m, reflecting a net initial yield of 7.1%.

2nd March 2017

dohertybaines record another strong year in the Investment Agency League Tables for 2016

23rd February 2017

Quidnet retain Major Aircraft Leasing Company at Helios Court, Hatfield Business Park

The building is now being fully refurbished with completion schedule for April 2017.

20th February 2017

One Crown Square, Woking

We’ve had a busy 2016 letting over 13,000 sq ft of refurbished space to 7 companies, with Resorthoppa taking the whole of the 6th floor (7,850 sq ft).

17th February 2017

DB acquires Regus building in Milton Keynes for £7m

16th February 2017

DB Advises 1st Floor Letting

Total of 16,800 Sq Ft, one of the larger Welwyn Garden City lettings of 2016.

15th February 2017

dohertybaines surrender 30,000 sq ft at Queens House, Sheffield on behalf of Staffline Plc

14th February 2017

Sale of two Office Buildings in Welwyn Garden City

Both buildings were sold for approximately £11 million to a major local occupier.

13th February 2017

DB re-geared the lease on 10,000 sq.ft at Innovation House, Hemel Hempstead on behalf of Regus

10th February 2017

dohertybaines re-geared the 64,545 sq.ft lease on behalf of Regus at 6-8 The Square, Stockley Park

9th February 2017

DB advise St James’s Place Plc

DB advise St James’s Place Plc on the completion of their new 50,000 sq ft building in Cirencester.

6th February 2017

dohertybaines advise St James's Place

dohertybaines advise St James's Place on their new 9,750 sq ft Nottingham office.

6th February 2017

dohertybaines acquires 42,743 sq ft warehouse for PJH Group at AIPUT’s The Hub, Glasgow Airport.

Leading bathroom and kitchen supplier, PJH Group, has taken occupation of this refurbished warehouse to assist in driving expansion of its Scottish business.

28th November 2016

Autumn Statement 2016: How will it affect the property market?

This Wednesday we saw Philip Hammond’s first and last Autumn statement. So what does the statement mean for the property industry?

7th November 2016

Enfield Industrial Market

Enfield is situated 12 miles north of Central London and is considered one of London’s premier distribution locations.

7th November 2016

Heathrow Industrial Market

Heathrow is situated on the western fringe of London, with London Heathrow Airport being the principal commercial centre for the area, handling 70 million passengers each year.

7th November 2016

Park Royal Industrial Market

Park Royal is the largest industrial area in Europe and the most important one within inner London, being 13 km west of Central London.

4th November 2016

Ryder Court, St James’s, London, SW1

Acquisition of prime, refurbished 70,000sqft office building, located in the West End office building for £115million.

11th October 2016

Axis Park, Langley- Fully Let

30th June 2016

Pendagon Group Park up at Mowlem

Pendragon Group have acquired the last unit of the first phase of development at Mowlem Trading Estate, London N17.

25th April 2016

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets completes acquisition of a prime M1 logistics site in Luton, UK, to be developed by Baytree.

Site includes planning consent for over 400,000 sq ft (37,161 sqm) of logistics space.

12th February 2016

The RICS hopes for a Sticky Wicket

The 16-strong squad, led by Knight Frank partner Shaun Roy, will depart from London today and play against five local Cape Town teams.

25th January 2016


We are delighted to both sponsor and be represented on this tour by our very own Robert Nelson – Best Wishes.

14th January 2016

Prime City Office Acquisition at City Tower, EC2

dohertybaines have advised St James’s Place Plc on the acquisition of 6,500 sq ft in one of the City’s most prestigious office buildings.<br/>

11th January 2016


11th January 2016

New Academy for St James’s Place Plc in Midtown

SJP have taken a further floor of 6,000 sq ft at York House, Kingsway for their Academy. The Academy provides an in-house development and training programme for their financial advisors.

8th January 2016

dohertybaines Advise Multinational On Lease Surrender

7th January 2016

Haywards Heath Aquisition

Private clients of dohertybaines have acquired the freehold interest Sussex House, 54-62 Perrymount Road, Haywards Heath.

4th January 2016

St James’s Place Plc Expand into Canary Wharf

dohertybaines have advised SJP on the acquisition of 20,000 sq ft of office space at 40 Bank Street, E14. This is a new business operation and SJP’s first Docklands office.

21st December 2015

St James’s Place Plc Sign Two New Leases in Leeds

Having re-geared the lease at their Leeds HQ, Harcourt House, SJP have taken a further floor of 3,500 sq ft in the adjoining building of Halsbury House.

14th December 2015

Purchase of Gerrards Cross HQ Building

dohertybaines have advised a major corporate client on the acquisition of a HQ office building for £10.5m.

7th December 2015

APCOA in Carmarthen

dohertybaines have advised Apcoa on the re-gear of their Carmarthen car park, removing onerous provisions from their balance sheet.

6th November 2015

Office Agency Relocates Prestige International UK Headquarters

dohertybaines has relocated Prestige International’s UK headquarters from Chiswick to McKay Securities’ Corinthian House, Croydon.

5th November 2015

Progress at Phase 2 Origin

One Available Unit and Two Pre-lets

4th November 2015

dohertybaines Sponsors Brentford vs Hull

With our very own Paul Londra presenting Man of the Match!

30th October 2015

Newton Abbot Warehouse

dohertybaines has advised a private investor on securing its tenant on a new 5 year lease for a 40,000 sq ft warehouse premises on the popular Heathfield Industrial Estate.

29th October 2015

Data Centre Transactions

The Lease Advisory team has concluded negotiations for a new lease and two rent reviews across three separate buildings totalling 52,000 sq ft for one of its telecoms clients for premises located in London E1.

28th October 2015

Midtown Office Disposal

dohertybaines has successfully disposed of client, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Europe Ltd’s (MHIE), lease at International Buildings, 71 Kingsway WC2 by way of assignment.

8th October 2015

Newly Refurbished Industrial / Warehouse Unit To Let in Park Royal

21st September 2015

Canada Life’s Maple House Now Fully Let

Across a series of transactions dohertybaines have now fully let the 50,000 sq ft Maple House, Potters Bar on behalf of Canada Life.

26th August 2015

A New Lease of Life At Greenford Park

SEGRO welcomes Frescobol Carioca to Greenford Park. Committed to a long term occupancy, this exciting addition confirms Greenford as a truly diverse place for business.

19th August 2015

Brompton Bicycle to relocate to SEGRO's Greenford Park, Park Royal

Brompton Bicycle – the designer and manufacturer of the iconic folding bike - is set to open a new manufacturing and distribution hub at SEGRO’s Greenford Park, in Park Royal, West London.

31st July 2015

Doherty Baines Advised Legal & General Property

L&G makes debut School Investment, as it backs wider Tottenham Regeneration Scheme.

29th July 2015

Chancery Gate buys Portsmouth Spec Site

Chancery Gate has bought a development site at Voyager Park in Portsmouth for a £9m speculative scheme.

6th July 2015

Private Investor Sale

dohertybaines have advised a private investor on the sale of a new purpose built Sainsburys Local and Petrol Filling Station on the A431 Bristol achieving a net initial yield of 5.3%.

2nd July 2015

Property Agents Entered the Pits and Showed off their Differentials

There has always been fierce competition among shed agents but they had the chance to exercise that rivalry in an entirely new environment at the launch of Segro’s spec units at Slough Trading Estate.

24th June 2015

Hashtag #whoops

Twitter, for those of us of a certain age, can be a minefield, with hashtags and handles seemingly just another set of technological torture devices.

19th June 2015

Continued: dohertybaines on site with St James’s Place Plc in Cirencester

SJP's additional HQ building is progressing well on site as can be seen. We are looking forward to sharing more photographs as the build progresses.

18th June 2015

SEGRO signs four new customer leases at Metropolitan Park

Three new signings at Metropolitan Park, Renewing existing lease for long-term customer.

16th June 2015

Double celebrations at Origin, Park Royal

WASABI Co Ltd sign lease for the 65,000 sq ft spec unit at flagship development in Park Royal, Construction of final phase begins, Only two units remain available at Origin.

10th June 2015

There's a Great Deal Already Done at Mowlem Trading Estate, with the Propect of More to Come!

8th June 2015

BAE Systems appoints dohertybaines’ Office Agency team to advise on the disposal of surplus office accommodation.

In order to mitigate its occupational liabilities, BAE Systems Properties Ltd has appointed dohertybaines to advise on the disposal of its office space in New Malden.

27th May 2015

Sale of Thomas's School, Fulham

Acting on behalf of a family trust client we have just sold the old Chelsea College of Arts Building (now Thomas’s School) on Hugon Rd, Fulham. The property was sold off market to a Fund for £23.5m.

26th May 2015

dohertybaines advise Agility on sale of site to Lidl

dohertybaines advised Agility Logistics on the sale of a 1.5 acre site to Lidl in Goole for a price of just over £1,000,000.

22nd May 2015

dohertybaines Top Investment Tables

We are delighted to announce that dohertybaines topped the most recently published single office UK Investment league table with transactions of over £1billion.

21st May 2015

dohertybaines advise St James’s Place Plc on Kingsway relocation

dohertybaines have advised St James’s Place Plc on the acquisition of two floors totalling 12,000 sq.ft at 23 Kingsway WC2.

19th May 2015

dohertybaines on site with St James’s Place Plc in Cirencester

dohertybaines are advising St James’s Place Plc on Phase 2 of their new Headquarters building in Cirencester where work has now commenced.

18th May 2015

dohertybaines advise Lonestar on £1 billion Project Laser Purchase

dohertybaines advises Lonestar on the “off market” purchase of a mixed sector portfolio from Moorfield Group.

24th April 2015

SEGRO continues London expansion

Industrial giant SEGRO has bought a logistics unit in north London for £12.75m as part of a drive to expand it's greater Londo portfolio.

3rd March 2015

Bridges Ventures buys £84m Regus Portfolio

Bridges Ventures has agreed to buy the Evans Easyspace portfolio from Regus, the UK-listed serviced office provider, for £84m, while retaining Regus as its long-term operating partner. <br/>

20th February 2015

Rush in a Hurry for Mowlem

Rush Couriers have taken Unit 20 Mowlem Trading Estate, in N17.

16th February 2015

Success at Met Park, Park Royal

Success at Met Park, Park Royal

12th February 2015

Three Units Let at Trade City, Uxbridge

22nd October 2014

Sowerby Bridge - Tesco

Let to Tesco until 2034<br/>Passing Rent:£1,029,015.47 per annum<br/>Net Initial Yield:5.00%<br/>Price:£19,450,000 <br/>

22nd October 2014

Two Industrial Lettings Completing in One Area on the 21st!

3rd September 2014

Letting Update

Although August is seem as traditionally a quiet time on the transaction front, the db industrial team has powered through with a raft of lettings  this holiday season.

29th August 2014

Origin Park

29th August 2014

Heathrow Lettings Update

21st August 2014

Lettings Update for Heathrow

August 2014

4th July 2014

Hatrick for dohertybaines

As the World Cup enters the knockout stage, Dohertybaines have scored an enviable hatrick of deals in North London.

7th March 2014

Cypro Takes a Bite from Mowlem

Cypro Foods, the established North London occupier and one of the UK’s largest fresh produce suppliers has taken a lease on unit 20 Mowlem Trading Estate, Tottenham.

8th January 2014

4 More Reasons for Good Cheer over the Festive Per

The db industrial team had 4 more good reasons for industrial cheer over the festive period with a number of lettings.

10th December 2013

Two Head for Premier Park

Ward Thomas Removals and Taking Shape are both taking space at SEGRO’s Premier Park in Park Royal

27th November 2013

Letting Update: Fairway Drive, Greenford

November 2013

27th November 2013

Segro wins Park Royal Lettings

Segro has secured more than 45,000 sq ft of lettings at Premier Park in Park Royal, London’s largest industrial area.<br/>

7th November 2013

WWF HQ: 'Stringent is an understatement'

At the World Wildlife Fund’s new HQ in Surrey, Willmott Dixon has taken sustainable construction to new levels of rigour, forensically tracking the carbon content of every single element, and even building an FSC-certified workshop on site. So has the result been worth it? <br/>

6th November 2013

SEGRO Letting Update

21st August 2013

BlackRock Acquires Bedfont Industrial Estate

The BlackRock UK Property Fund has completed the acquisition of the Bedfont Industrial Estate from Trehaven Group for £24 million.

16th August 2013

dohertybaines Project Management

dohertybaines Project Management recently completed the Cat A to Cat B fitout of 10 Fashion Street for Danish based fashion brand Bestseller Wholesale UK.<br/>

15th July 2013

Lyreco stock up at Mowlem

Lyreco, the office supply distributor have just acquired 19,001 sqft of industrial space on Mowlem Trading Estate.

18th June 2013

2 Units sold Trade City Business Park Uxbridge

Doherty Baines have sold two more units at Kier’s successful Trade City Business Park scheme in Uxbridge.

3rd April 2013

EGi Most Active Agent 2012 - Results

We are delighted to announce our db Industrial Team have been voted the 3rd most active agent in London.

27th March 2013


LondonMetric Property Plc ("LondonMetric"), the UK REIT recently created through the merger of London & Stamford Property Plc and Metric Property Investments plc, announces the acquisition of the Primark Distribution Unit, Thrapston from Moorfield Real Estate Fund II for £60.5 million. The acquisition will be funded from existing resources. <br/>

6th February 2013

Unit 6 Trade City Business Park, Uxbridge UB8 2GG

Dohertybaines have successfully completed the sale of unit 6 Trade City Business Park, Uxbridge on behalf of Kier Property.

9th November 2012

Doherty Baines sells The Matrix Building In Aldgat

Asia-based hotel group Dorsett Hospitality International has bought the Matrix Building, London EC3 for £14.05m from Martin Ellis and Les Ross, partners in Grant Thornton UK LLP and joint administrators of No 9 Aldgate Limited.

25th September 2012

SEGRO Virtual Tours

25th June 2012

Unit 260 Parkbury, Old Parkbury Lane, Radlett

Dohertybaines have recently let Unit 260 Parkbury, Old Parkbury Lane, Radlett AL2 2DB to Complex Cleaning on a 15 year lease.

13th June 2012

Interlink 100, Mollison Avenue Enfield

Dohertybaines acting on behalf of PJH Group, have recently agreed the surrender and regrant of new lease to DHL at the unit known as Interlink 100 at Enfield.

31st May 2012

Heathrow Update

Freightnet & Westgate take it to the Next Level at X2

26th April 2012

Freightnet Chooses Segro’s X2 Double Decker Shed

Privately owned cargo handling company Freightnet has taken a 36,524 sq ft unit on the upper floor at SEGRO’s, X2, Heathrow.

8th February 2012

Investment Acquisition

The Chase Centre, Chase Road, Park Royal, London NW10 6QD

30th January 2012

First 2012 Rates Bills Arrive

Our Treasury Department have just passed the first rates bills of 2012 to the Rating Department for verification,

17th January 2012

Good Start to the Year for Rreef

Unit 1 B Dukes Road Industrial Estate, Dukes Road, Park Royal W3 OSL has been prelet to Screwfix on a 10 year lease. The unit is 7,503 sq ft.

13th December 2011

Response to Budget Announcement on Rates

The Chancellor has announced that he is extending the business rates holiday from October this year to April 2013.

28th November 2011

Cable & Wireless connects with dohertybaines

Cable & Wireless Worldwide (C&WW) has appointed dohertybaines (db) on a new four year contract to service all its corporate real estate requirements. <br/>

31st October 2011

SEGRO Lettings

Letting for SEGRO across the A40 Portfolio

31st October 2011

Only 1 unit left for Canmoor at Vision, W3

Following the successful letting of Units 2 & 4 Vision only Unit 15 is now available.

19th October 2011

Inflation Reaches Record Levels Sparking Fears of

RPI increased from 5.2% in August to 5.6% in September sparking fears of a spike in the tax if the Government continues to use September’s RPI rate to set the rates multiplier. If the increase goes ahead businesses will face the biggest increase in rates in over 20 years. <br/>

14th October 2011

Petition for Empty Property Rates Change

The London Rating Network which is made up of a wide selection of specialists in business rates in both public and private sectors has created on online petition to lobby the Government to remove the unfair Empty Property Rates (EPR) threshold from £2,600.00 Rateable Value (RV) and reinstate the £18,000.00 RV threshold under which EPR are not payable for a minimum period of two years.

14th October 2011

Rating Reform in Scotland

The Scottish Government announced various business rates measures in its recent Budget which have potentially serious implications for Scottish property owners and occupiers. The most relevant is the reform of empty rate relief which it appears is being reduced dramatically.  

3rd August 2011

Service Charges in Commercial Property – RICS Code

The second edition of the Service Charge Code of Practice in Commercial Property has been launched by RICS and will become effective on 1 October 2011.

1st August 2011

Mobile Phone Mast Sites - Consolidation Continues

Those of you with mobile phone installations on your rooftops or land will be aware of the consolidation in the industry. 

5th July 2011

Clegg says Councils Will Keep Business Rates

Councils in England will be allowed to keep the business rates they collect rather than paying them into Treasury, under new government plans.

1st July 2011

Coverage for dohertybaines on Property Week Websit

New amendments to the Localism Bill could allow councils to refuse to hold referendums in “special cases.”

27th June 2011

Dohertybaines Delivers Kuehne and Nagle for Lewish

Dohertybaines on behalf of a private client has let Units 11 and 12 on the Chiltonian Industrial Estate, Lewisham, SE12 to logistics specialist Kuehne and Nagle.

24th May 2011

Grosvenor Outguns Bidders To Win Mayfair Prize

The Grosvenor Estate has bought the long leasehold interest of a 5,718 sq ft office building at 43 South Audley Street, W1 for £5.4m from specialist builder Holloway White Allom.

23rd May 2011

Freehold Sales in Alperton

On behalf of Sapcote Developments Units 1, 8 & 10 Manor Farm Business Park, 95 Manor Farm Road, Alperton, HA0 IBN have been sold.

23rd May 2011

SEGRO lettings in Greenford

Units 5 & 6 Greenford Park, Greenford, UB6 0AZ have been let.

23rd May 2011

SEGRO lettings in Park Royal

Units 47/49 Westway Industrial Estate, Old Oak Common Lane, East Acton,W3 7XR (5,702 sq ft) has been let to Concept Engineering Consultants on a 10 year lease.

23rd May 2011

Freehold Sales for Aberdeen Property Investors

Units 12/13 Lyon Way, Greenford, Middlesex, UB6 0BN 17,101 sq ft has been sold to Polybags.

23rd May 2011

More Lettings for Canmoor at Vision

Unit 11 Vision, Kendal Avenue, Park Royal W3 has been let to Tesla Motors Limited for a term of 10 years.

23rd May 2011

John Fosbraey - dohertybaines Planning Consultant

The first draft of the National Planning Policy Framework will couple the idea that economic growth always causes environmental degradation and set a tough, pro development agenda, according to documents obtained by Property Week.

16th March 2011

SEGRO reshuffles its Heathrow advisers

Industrial REIT SEGRO has appointed dohertybaines, Savills and De Souza as joint agents for its Heathrow portfolio, one of the largest industrial agency instructions in the UK.

16th March 2011

dohertybaines sells Huntingdon for private client

Private client of dohertybaines sells Huntingdon distribution facility to Aberdeen Property Investors for £4.1 million (UK)

15th March 2011

SEGRO Lettings

At Acton Park, The Vale, London W3 7QE, Unit 22 (2,942 sq ft) has been let to Analox Instruments for a term of 10 years.

15th March 2011

More Lettings for Canmoor

On behalf of Canmoor, dohertybaines have let Unit 10 Vision, Kendal Avenue, Park Royal W3 0AF.

4th March 2011

dohertybaines instructed on Park Royal

dohertybaines have been instructed by Kingston Estates to dispose of 274/275 Abbeydale Road.

1st February 2011

Scotland empty rates legislation

Scotland expected to follow England in empty rates legislation

1st February 2011

Are you still paying empty rates?

The government handed out more than £1bn in empty property relief last year (2010) as clever avoidance tactics employed by the industry started to take their toll.

28th January 2011

UK Broadband Telecoms Sites

Those of you who used to have UK Broadband installations on your rooftops will be aware that they decommissioned virtually all of their sites last year.

28th January 2011

Compass West

dohertybaines have let Unit 11 Compass West, London N17 to Polbake Ltd, who are moving from East London to take advantage of the good access to the City and West End, that Edmonton provides.

21st January 2011

dohertybaines at MIPIM

dohertybaines will be hosting events at MIPIM 2011

19th January 2011

The Chase Centre Let

Now Fully Let The Chase Centre, Chase Road, Park Royal, NW10 6QD

13th January 2011

Newcastle Upon Tyne

dohertybaines, acting for clients who hold a head leasehold interest in the property, agreed upon terms with the occupational tenants to remove a break option in return for 3 months rent free.