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  1. CONFUSED WITH TERMINOLOGY?

    Searching for office space? Wondering whether to consider “all-inclusive” or a conventional Lease? All-inclusive The term “all-inclusive” is usually used for offices where landlords/tenants are looking for a short term agreement with flexibility. All-inclusive rents may include the following:- Rent Service Charge Lighting Heating Business Rates Buildings Insurance Electricity These all-inclusive agreements are intended where service and facilities [...]

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  2. KINGSTON CHOSEN TO ACT FOR SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE COLLEGE

    Kingston CPC is pleased to have been selected by South Staffordshire College to act in respect of the sale of its Progress Centre premises in Cannock. The purpose built College was constructed in 2002 and provides an arrangement of flexible floorspace divided into workshops, teaching rooms, offices and ancillary facilities. The total floor area is [...]

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  3. BUILDINGS INSURANCE – VALUE OR REPLACEMENT COST?

    Often there is a misinterpretation for the purposes of buildings insurance relating to the sum to insure a property for. People often confuse the word ‘value’ as opposed to the ‘reinstatement cost’ of the property. We prefer to use the phrase ‘reinstatement cost’ as this reflects the true cost of reinstating the property if there [...]

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  4. TWO NEW TENANTS FOR MARCHINGTON INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

    Two new tenants have recently signed up for Marchington Industrial Estate in Staffordshire where Kingston CPC are joint letting agents on behalf of Hortons’ Estate Ltd. Brit European Transport has moved into a 5,694 sq.ft. unit with a substantial yard area at the estate on a new ten-year lease. Hortons’ constructed the property on behalf [...]

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  5. KINGSTON SELL FORMER IMI NORGREN SITE IN LICHFIELD

    Kingston CPC – acting jointly with London based Howell Brookes and Partners, has recently sold the former IMI Norgren property on Eastern Avenue in Lichfield. The site had been in the ownership of IMI from the early 1960’s when development started. Over the years a number of extensions and alterations were undertaken resulting in the [...]

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  6. BUDGET 2016

    Kingston CPC were closely watching the Budget on Wednesday. Small businesses have welcomed the long overdue reforms to the business tax policy. From April 2017 the following will apply:- 1. Qualifying small businesses that occupy property with a Rateable Value (RV) of £12,000 or less will pay no business rates (100% Small Business Relief). Currently [...]

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  7. MIXED USE INVESTMENT FOR SALE

    Kingston CPC, jointly with Burley Browne, have recently been instructed to market a mixed use investment on Bridge Cross Road, Burntwood. Lambourne House consists a fully occupied building with 5 retail/office occupiers and 6 first floor flats. The Gross Rental Income is £101,400 per annum exc.  Offers are invited at a guide price of £1,250,000. [...]

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  8. RARE OPPORTUNITY TO BUY MODERN OFFICES

    Kingston CPC has just been instructed to sell modern offices at 6 and 7 Three Spires House on Station Road, due to the relocation of the existing business to premises elsewhere in the City. Originally constructed as two buildings, these have been combined at both ground and first floor to provide a single self-contained building [...]

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  9. ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATES

    Why do we need them for property? Current legislation provides that if you market property for sale or to let then, subject to exemptions, you need to have an EPC Certificate to market and dispose of an interest in the premises.  Most people are aware of the requirement for an EPC for residential property, but [...]

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  10. CLOSING DATE FOR BEST & FINAL OFFERS ON LANGTON HOUSE, LICHFIELD

    Kingston CPC are now inviting offers on Langton House & Moat House, Bird Street, Lichfield. Offers must be submitted to the offce by 5PM on 15.01.16. Langton House & Moat House are two listed buildings that offer a development opportunity with potential for residential, educational etc. uses subject to planning. For further information contact the [...]

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