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  • Ring O Bells Restaurant Bars Sold

    16.12.2013 | One of Bath’s restaurant bars, Ring O Bells, has changed hands in a deal brokered by Colliers International.

  • Surveyors going underground for networking event with a difference

    09.12.2013 | Agents at Colliers International in Bristol have come up with a radical new slant on the traditional business networking event.

  • Autumn Statement 2013 Bristol commentary

    05.12.2013 | A quick fix for the UK occupier markets is not on offer - Bristol based ratings expert Ben Batchelor-Wylam .

  • Radical rethink could still save our failing town centres

    03.12.2013 | One of the most comprehensive reports on the challenges faced by the West’s High Streets says smaller numbers of shops could continue to thrive in rejuvenated town centres – so long as stakeholders tackle the obstacles blocking inward investment now.

  • Jonathan Lipfriend National Offices appointment

    29.11.2013 | Leading Bristol property agent Stephen Lipfriend will be joined by son Jonathan as Colliers International strengthen their national offices team to cope with the steep surge in activity prompted by the unexpectedly strong economic recovery.

  • Rose & Crown pub Nympsfield sold

    27.11.2013 | Cotswolds pub specialist Peter Brunt from Colliers International has chalked up another success finding new tenants for the Rose & Crown pub in Nympsfield.

  • Automotive and Roadside property deals

    26.11.2013 | Automotive specialists at Colliers International have helped broker a number of deals which have seen leading manufacturers move to more competitive showroom sites across the South West.

  • Old Vic Theatre attraction plans

    22.11.2013 | One of Bristol’s best-known visitor attractions will get a much needed shot in the arm if plans are approved for a new frontage at the city’s Old Vic Theatre.

  • Ratings expert backs calls for two-year freeze

    19.11.2013 | Business ratings advisors at Colliers International have backed calls to freeze rates before it’s too late.

  • Medway Queen planning repair

    12.11.2013 | The successful repair and re-launch of the Medway Queen from Bristol’s Albion Dockyard has underlined the importance of maintaining the city’s historic docks for future generations.

  • Prime retail rent increases reveal Cotswolds is keeping pace with capital

    08.11.2013 | Cirencester in the heart of the Cotswolds is one of just three shopping locations in the entire country where prime retail rents are growing as fast as they are in the top performing London shopping centres.

  • Old Cross Hotel for sale

    07.11.2013 | Owners looking for a charming and profitable business in Wales’ smallest city have a rare opportunity to get their hands on the Old Cross Hotel in the middle of St Davids.

  • M4 Relief road plan for Newport could bring renewed investment

    06.11.2013 | Long awaited plans for an M4 relief road at Newport could open up the whole of South Wales, according to experts at Colliers International.

  • Upbeat forecasts for South West commercial property

    29.10.2013 | Recovery in the UK economy has stoked confidence in the commercial property market - with the ripple effects spreading out from London to the regions.

  • Avonmouth demand for Industrial space

    29.10.2013 | Heightened demand for industrial space will bring new business to Avonmouth according to logistics specialists from Colliers International.

  • Big deals ignite Bristol city centre offices market

    24.10.2013 | The Bristol office market has finally turned the corner with take up for the first three quarters of 2013 considerably up on the five year average, according to experts at Colliers International.

  • Wales tourism sector boost

    23.10.2013 | The Wales tourism sector in Wales is seeing increased activity across the board with leisure parks, hotels and pubs in buoyant mood.

  • Hinkley Point C Hotels Development Opportunity

    22.10.2013 | Hotels sector gets massive boost from Hinkley Point C construction development boom.

  • Shaven Crown Hotel Sold

    21.10.2013 | One of Oxfordshire’s most well known pubs, The Shaven Crown, has changed hands after a deal brokered by sector specialists from Colliers International.

  • Positive Bristol Economic Outlook

    21.10.2013 | Business chiefs were given an upbeat economic overview of Bristol’s fast improving commercial prospects at business breakfast briefing.

  • Commercial property snapped up in South West gateway location

    15.10.2013 | Colliers International and Lambert Smith Hampton have sold the long leasehold interest in Hanover House and Hanover Court, Marsh Barton Trading Estate in Exeter on behalf of Scarborough Group.

  • Stokes Croft properties sold

    15.10.2013 | Commercial properties at St James House and 7-11 Wilder Street in Stokes Croft, Bristol have been purchased by TCN UK.

  • Fertility clinic move gives experts state of the art base near Bath

    15.10.2013 | The Bath Fertility Clinic has completed its move to a state of the art facility at the Bath Business Park in Peasedown.

  • Colliers International strengthens Bristol team

    14.10.2013 | Colliers International has strengthened its Bristol-based operation in response to a significant increase in activity in the South West commercial property sector.

  • Colliers deals sees Volkswagen secure Matford Green Business Park

    11.10.2013 | Automotive and Roadside specialists from Colliers International have helped broker a ground breaking deal for Volkswagen at the new Matford Green Business Park in Exeter.

  • Bristol team pioneering green energy programme for UK commercial properties

    27.09.2013 | Bristol is leading the way developing sustainable energy programmes for commercial properties thanks to initiatives being developed by specialists at Colliers International’s Broad Quay office.

  • Owners steered to check out vibrant south West hotels sector

    26.09.2013 | Buyers are returning to Britain’s buzzing hotels market in search of some Autumn bargains according to sector specialists at Colliers International.

  • Picturesque hotel makes ideal base to explore Snowdonia

    18.09.2013 | Overlooked by mountains within the Snowdonia National Park, the Dolbrodmaeth Riverside Hotel is on the market with sector specialists Colliers International.

  • Commercial property experts cement support for city children’s charity

    06.09.2013 | Colliers International has stepped up support for the Bristol Children's Help Society residential centre at Barton Camp near Winscombe.

  • Old Manor Hotel Trowle

    02.09.2013 | The landmark Old Manor hotel in Trowle near Trowbridge has been snapped up by hospitality veteran Tudor Hopkins in a deal brokered by Colliers International.

  • Elegant Offices with History - 70 Prince Street Offices to Let

    02.09.2013 | An historic Georgian building commissioned by one of Bristol’s wealthiest merchants has come to the market as self-contained offices to let.

  • Sun brings smiles at landmark Bath city centre Ayrlington Hotel

    30.08.2013 | The landmark Ayrlington hotel is for sale.

  • South West Good Pub Guide 2014 prediction

    29.08.2013 | South West pubs stuck in an 80s timewarp will be snapped up by new buyers with an eye on current and future trends, according to hospitality sector specialist Peter Brunt.

  • Historic Penrhos Court Hotel sold for first time in 40 years

    27.08.2013 | Iconic country property, Penrhos Court Hotel, near Kington on Herefordshire’s border with Wales has changed hands for the first time in 40 years following a deal brokered by sector specialists Colliers International.

  • Landmark The Astor Hotel Sold

    23.08.2013 | The Astor Hotel on Plymouth Hoe has been sold by Colliers International for twice the price previously estimated.

  • Buyers left out in cold as Cotswolds hotels and pubs snapped up for summer

    22.08.2013 | Potential buyers holding out for bargain properties across the Cotswolds are in danger of missing the boat as the supply of new hotels and pubs coming on to the market dries up as available properties sell.

  • Hat-trick of Hotels sold in Wales underlines returning tourism confidence

    19.08.2013 | A hat-trick of hotels sold across Wales has signalled a long-awaited upturn in confidence in the region’s appeal as a major UK tourist destination, according to sector experts at Colliers International.

  • Dragon Hotel Investment

    30.07.2013 | A consortium of local investors has stepped forward to take over the reins at one of Montgomery’s leading hotels.

  • Bristol TRYathlon challenge

    22.07.2013 | The hottest day of the year so far saw hundreds of property professionals competing in Colliers International’s TRYathlon challenge at Tockington School in Bristol.

  • The Rose and Crown pub for sale

    16.07.2013 | A charming pub, The Rose & Crown in Nympsfield, in the heart of Cider with Rosie country is on the market with sector experts Colliers International.

  • Plough Inn Finstock

    16.07.2013 | Popular country pub the Plough Inn at Finstock has been sold to Midlands hospitality sector veteran Guy Wallis.

  • School for sale

    05.07.2013 | New owners are being sought for the former Compton Dundon CEVC Primary School near Somerton.

  • Business Rates UK

    04.07.2013 | Bedminster’s retailers are taking advantage of a free business rates workshop being offered by Bedminster Town Team in partnership with commercial property experts from Colliers International. Ratings specialist Ben Batchelor-Wylam spoke with several retailers who expressed concern about high rates bills at the first workshop held earlier this month.

  • Aspray Transport

    02.07.2013 | Logistics experts at Colliers International in Bristol have proved three into one can go. Road haulage specialists Aspray Transport have taken three adjoining sheds at the International Trading Estate in Third Way, Avonmouth in a deal brokered by Colliers International and Knight Frank.

  • Midsummer Retail Report 2013 says High Streets on the road to recovery

    01.07.2013 | Secondary shopping locations around the West could begin to recover as cheaper rents tempt traders away from the best performing shopping precincts, according to retail sector experts from Colliers International.

  • Owners reduce price at landmark Malverns hotel

    24.06.2013 | Potential owners have been given massive new incentives to take another look at the landmark Hundred House Hotel at Great Witley close to the English Heritage owned visitor attraction Witley Court.

  • Is the High Street Dead? Number of empty shops set to decrease to 2006 levels

    20.06.2013 | Global property company, Colliers International predicts that the high street will gradually recover over the next seven years and by 2020 the number of empty shops will have fallen from its current level of 12% (of total floor space) to about 7% (a similar level to peak in 2006).

  • Holiday park owners urged to take control in face of ‘triple whammy’

    17.06.2013 | Owners of holiday parks in the South West will need to concentrate on quality and diversify where they can in order to survive in an increasingly tough environment. That’s according to experts at Colliers International who report the triple whammy of VAT on caravan sales, high fuel costs and poor summer weather is hamstringing recovery in the domestic holiday parks sector.

  • The Duck on the Pond pub for sale

    12.06.2013 | Superb location combined with a particularly healthy turnover are major attractions at The Duck on the Pond in South Newington near Banbury.

  • Bristol is the ideal hub for Chinese investment cash

    12.06.2013 | Bristol is the ideal conduit for investment cash flowing into the UK from China, according to commercial property specialists Colliers International.

  • Rates briefing aimed at improving Bedminster’s business prospects

    12.06.2013 | Bedminster Town Team has called in ratings expert Ben Batchelor Wylam from Colliers International to advise retailers and business people on challenging their rating assessments.

  • Colliers International’s 2013 Charity Cycle Challenge

    07.06.2013 | The three-day charity cycle challenge, dubbed the Great Glen Dash, will see a team of 56 cyclists representing Colliers International set off on a demanding 125-mile route.

  • The Shaven Crown hotel for sale

    04.06.2013 | The nine-bedroom Shaven Crown hotel for sale in Shipton Under Wychwood is on the market for £795,000 freehold.

  • Award winning Fishmore Hall Hotel in Ludlow for sale

    03.06.2013 | The award-winning Fishmore Hall Hotel, overlooking the renowned foodie hotspot of Ludlow, is on the market with go-to hotel specialists Colliers International at offers around £1,000,000 freehold.

  • Rare chance to acquire Sand Bay Leisure Resort

    30.05.2013 | Sand Bay, once a Pontins leisure camp, is now a resort which focuses on top quality entertainment and has been providing three and four day breaks for the last 12 years with the operators Martyn Leisure at the helm.

  • Hat-trick of deals confirm the attraction of being at One Redcliff Street, Bristol

    24.05.2013 | Three deals at One Redcliff Street, demonstrate the benefits Bristol’s iconic office building offers the occupational market.

  • Colliers International let more space at The Pithay

    20.05.2013 | Activity in the Bristol offices sector continues to pick up with chartered surveyors Eddisons Commercial taking 1,427 sq ft in the Pithay in a deal brokered by joint agents Colliers International and DTZ acting on behalf of Fairacre Asset Management.

  • Mason Arms in South Leigh, Oxfordshire pub for sale

    16.05.2013 | The Masons Arms in South Leigh – the first pub in Oxfordshire to be prosecuted for disregarding anti-smoking laws – has been put on the market by larger than life owner Gerry Stonhill.

  • Swan Inn Pub for sale

    12.05.2013 | Popular band Three Daft Monkeys will be headlining at the Swan Inn Birlingham’s 20th Beer Festival on Friday May 17.The pub is currently on the market with Colliers International due to the illness of one of the owners.

  • Protocol Education take office space at Hanover House

    01.05.2013 | Supply teaching specialists Protocol Education Limited have moved from Corn Street to Hanover House in Queen Charlotte Street in a deal brokered by Colliers International.

  • Royal London Bridges

    24.04.2013 | Refurbished office space at Royal London Buildings in Bristol’s commercial centre is going fast with leading public relations company Grayling taking the remaining part of the fourth floor.

  • City Centre take-up bounces back in 2013

    22.04.2013 | Unexpectedly high take up in the city centre has given the Bristol office market a much needed shot in the arm.

  • Landlords warned to drop ‘dinosaur’ properties before 2018 extinction point

    18.04.2013 | Elderly and inefficient warehouses and offices which fail to comply with the stringent requirements of the Energy Act due to come into force in five years’ time could leave landlords with a portfolio of unuseable - and unsellable - properties.

  • Commercial property experts take-up Oxfam Trailtrekker challenge

    09.04.2013 | Intrepid walkers from Colliers International’s Bristol office will be swapping suits and ties for all-weather gear and walking boots when they take part in a challenging 100km charity trek around the Yorkshire Dales.

  • Colliers International sell the Royal Clarence Hotel

    05.04.2013 | Burnham-on-Sea’s only seafront hotel, Royal Clarence Hotel, has sold through sector specialists Colliers International off an asking price of £380,000.

  • Mansion is the jewel in the crown of city's urban boundary

    03.04.2013 | Ashton Court mansion and grounds should be maintained for future generations as a vital green gateway into Bristol. That’s the view of leading West Heritage expert James Edwards, from Colliers International.

  • Tunnel vision highlights need for fully functioning rail link

    28.03.2013 | The grand opening of the Two Tunnels shared path in Bath on Saturday April 6 will finally re-activate a key stretch of the old Somerset & Dorset line. However heritage expert James Edwards, from Colliers International believes more can be done to restore the region’s dormant railway network.

  • Mendip District Council has its strategic housing plans challenged

    22.03.2013 | Colliers International Planning advisor, Marcus Plaw said the signs were that more West councils could be forced to go back to the drawing board if their projected housing allocations do not satisfy Government requirements.

  • Highway Hotel in Burford goes on the market

    20.03.2013 | The characterful hotel in the High Street sits alongside the antique shops and stone cottages which help maintain the town’s reputation as a genuine Cotswolds honeypot.

  • Foodie haven makes ideal base to explore Cotswolds

    18.03.2013 | Nestled in the heart of the Cotswolds, renowned Warwickshire watering hole the Fox & Hounds in Great Wolford is on the market with go-to sector specialists Colliers International.

  • Keep the party going at The Kitchen

    14.03.2013 | The Kitchen in Minchinhampton, a favourite destination for tourists and locals alike, is on the market with go-to Cotswolds specialists Colliers International at £750,000 freehold.

  • Pent up demand for large industrial units

    14.03.2013 | Headline deals with Harveys Furniture, Yankee Candle and Culina involving upwards of 500,000 sq feet of industrial space has left the South West seriously short of big sheds.

  • Rugby star’s landmark hotel must sell

    14.03.2013 | Hotel sector specialists Colliers International are stepping up efforts to find a buyer for the Llanwenarth Hotel near Abergavenny.

  • Green Belt Dilemma

    12.03.2013 | Government moves to stimulate the economy by encouraging new housing development is increasing pressure on local councils, as they attempt to balance the need for thousands of new homes while protecting their Green Belt.

  • Flurry of automotive deals in Bristol

    12.03.2013 | Automotive specialists at Colliers International in Bristol have helped broker a number of deals at Bristol’s competing motor showroom sites.

  • On market for first time in 22 years

    07.03.2013 | Steeped in history the Dragon Hotel in Montgomery on the borders of Shropshire and Powys is on the market with the owners looking to move on after 22 years as proprietors.

  • Landlords urged to insulate themselves against further High Street failures

    06.03.2013 | With retail store closures again making the headlines, Mark Kelly an Investment Property Management surveyor from Colliers International, says that a prompt and pragmatic property management programme could help soften the blow for landlords - even if a tenant enters administration.

  • Pulling the plug?

    01.03.2013 | The Severn Barrage could have a massive impact on Bristol’s potential role at the hub of a global sea freight network linking the UK with expanding markets in China and India.

  • Sway Manor on the market

    22.02.2013 | A charming hotel in the New Forest is being marketed by Colliers International at £1.75m freehold.

  • Cotswold hub transformed

    18.02.2013 | Colliers International helps the Stow-on-the-Wold pub and hotel market get back on track after a number of relaunches in the Cotswold town.

  • Latest trend in city

    14.02.2013 | Bristol’s growing reputation as the further education capital of the South West is fuelling demand for surplus space across the city centre to be converted into student accommodation.

  • The Ayrlington Hotel for sale

    07.02.2013 | The Ayrlington Hotel is on the market with sector specialists Colliers International at an attractive £2.75m.

  • Businessmen share vision of perfect country pub - The Drum & Monkey

    07.02.2013 | Go-to country pub and hotels specialists Colliers International didn’t have far to go when they launched a search for new owners for the Drum & Monkey pub in Upton-upon-Severn near Tewkesbury. They have just brokered a deal with local businessmen Andrew and Paul Harker who own property just next door!

  • We need a ‘joined up’ Bristol

    06.02.2013 | Growth in Bristol is in danger of being hobbled due to the sheer numbers of commuters making the twice daily trek to business hotspots such as Aztec West and the lack of infrastructure to manage it.

  • Gateway to new life in the Cotswolds

    06.02.2013 | Londoners dreaming of running a top quality country guest house in the heart of the Cotswolds are being lured West by go-to sector specialists Colliers International. Burford Lodge in Oxfordshire is a high profile Cotswold landmark with a full licence and nine exceptionally well presented bedrooms.

  • Island life should be preserved

    06.02.2013 | Heritage expert James Edwards has supported calls for a UK based public trust to step in and purchase the island of Flat Holm in the Bristol Channel before it is sold in to private ownership.

  • Prestige address in top location

    31.01.2013 | Commercial property specialists at Colliers International had to think outside of the box when lifestyle advisors LighterLife launched a search for new office space in the area.

  • Campaign to keep key planning guide on agenda

    30.01.2013 | Government moves to axe a key planning guideline aimed at supporting Britain’s tourism businesses have been criticised by sector experts Colliers International.

  • New operators at Swansea's Dragon Hotel

    30.01.2013 | London and Devonshire Trust, owners of the 4 star Dragon Hotel in the centre of Swansea, has appointed Macdonald Hotels to manage the property. Colliers International assisted London and Devonshire Trust in the operator selection process.

  • Land search launched

    30.01.2013 | The public has been urged to contribute to a survey being drawn up by West Somerset Council identifying potential sites for new housing.

  • Cosy up in the Cotswolds

    30.01.2013 | Charming Cotswolds pub, the Chandlers Arms in Epwell, is on the market with hotels specialists Colliers International. The pretty North Oxfordshire village pub, situated on a popular route between Banbury and Shipston on Stour, is being offered for £250,000 plus VAT Freehold and represents particularly good value.

  • Colliers International hotel expert stresses it’s not all ‘distress’

    28.01.2013 | New entrants to the hotel trade plus existing business looking to expand accounted for just under three quarters of hotels sales in 2012, according to sector experts at Colliers International.

  • Charity moving on up

    24.01.2013 | Innovative UK employment charity Tomorrow’s People has moved into a new base in the heart of Bristol’s commercial district.

  • Landmark hotel open to offers

    21.01.2013 | With outstanding views towards the Sugarloaf mountain and Brecon Beacons National Park, The Llanwenarth Hotel is on the market with Colliers International.

  • White Swan ticks all the boxes

    17.01.2013 | Fans of real log fires in welcoming country pubs will be flying down to the north Cotswolds where the White Swan in Wigginton has just gone on the market with sector specialists Colliers International. The cosy country watering hole – a firm favourite with walkers, visitors and locals alike, comes complete with feet-warming log fires, beamed ceilings, flagstone floor and part-exposed stone walls.

  • Country pub that simply must sell

    16.01.2013 | Pub sector specialists Colliers International are stepping up efforts to find a buyer for the Barbury Inn in Wiltshire - situated in the heart of some of the county’s most outstanding countryside.