Our specialist team advise manufacturers, occupiers, investors, developers and lenders within the Automotive and Roadside property sector across the UK, through providing sector knowledge and commentary.
The team offers a personal, tailor-made service on a project-by-project basis, working in partnership with clients to provide long-term strategic solutions in a highly customer-driven marketplace.
Colliers has the one of the UK’s largest dedicated department of automotive and roadside agents and valuers. Over 75% of our Automotive & Roadside clients go on to use the services of supporting divisions within Colliers.
We work on single property and portfolio sales, lettings and acquisitions, providing expert advice to assist with strategic decision-making for the acquisition and disposal of roadside and automotive premises throughout the UK. With recognised experts working across the sectors, we offer a blend of detailed regional knowledge and operational expertise on all property matters via our network of offices.
Our specialist areas include:
- Vehicle dealerships
- Petrol Filling Stations and convenience retailing
- Drive-thru and drive-to roadside restaurants
- Fast fit and motorist centres
- Motorway and Trunk Road service areas
- Trade parks
- Roadside Retail
- Workshops & bodyshops
A comprehensive valuation service for owners, occupiers and lenders. You can trust our experienced RICS qualified and registered valuers to advise you on a range of automotive and roadside properties and portfolio’s.
Talk to us about:
- Redbook Loan security valuations
- Valuations for accounting purposes
- Portfolio & asset valuations
- Strategic advisory and sale & leasebacks
- Due diligence on corporate property and business acquisitions
Whether you are a landlord or tenant, you can talk to us about a range of lease consultancy matters on automotive and roadside properties.
We can provide specialist advice on the following:
- Rent Reviews
- Lease renewals and/or re-gears
- Expert Witness Reports (e.g. for Arbitration, Expert Determination, Court and PACT)
- Asset management
We provide advice to owner occupiers, pension funds, corporate clients, property companies and high net worth individuals on the sale, purchase and funding of automotive and roadside properties.
Due to our expertise and experience in dealing with occupational properties we able to provide quality advice relative to rental and capital values, lease terms, and comparative analysis. We also have the contacts within the investment and funding markets.
Our core services include:
- Investment transactions, buying and selling
- Portfolio reviews
- Sale & leaseback guidance
Dedicated to achieving your property goals
Latest Automotive & Roadside Property Listings
Jardine Motor Group
821 Tyburn Road, Birmingham, B24 9NY
Acting on behalf of Jardine Motor Group, our automotive and roadside team negotiated the lease assignment of a high quality, purpose-built vehicle dealership situated fronting Tyburn Road (A38) to Imperial Car Supermarkets.
Johnsons Car Limited
Instruction: Sale & Leaseback
Greyfriars Court, Kingston, Milton Keynes, MK10 0BN
Acting on behalf of Johnsons Cars Limited, our automotive and roadside team negotiated an investment sale of a 10,889 sq ft vehicle dealership on a site of about 1.26 acres to a Local Authority pension fund. The Property was leased back to Johnsons Cars Ltd on a new FRI lease for a term 15 years.
Burrells Motor Group
Instruction: Freehold Sale
Barnby Dun Road, Doncaster, DN2 4LS
Acting on behalf of Burrells Motor Group, our automotive and roadside team negotiated the sale of a prominent purpose-built vehicle dealership facility fronting Barnby Dun Road. The property sold for existing use to Riverside Motors.
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Head of Automotive and Roadside
Automotive and Roadside
John has worked within this niche sector for many years and has been a member of the Colliers International Automotive and Roadside Team for over 15 years. His specialist areas of expertise include motor dealerships, car supermarkets, after sales retail networks including motorist centres, trade counter, drive thru' and roadside retail properties.
He acts on behalf of some of the lead investors, developers and occupiers within these sectors dealing with professional, agency, development and investment matters. His clients include, Arnold Clark, Volkswagen Group, Johnsons Cars, AEW, EG Group, CBRE Investors, Formula One Autocentres and Listers Group.
Automotive and Roadside
London - West End
Anthony Keohane has 20 years experience in this specialist sector. He is client director for Toyota (GB) Plc as well as acting for other manufacturers and dealer groups. Anthony has extensive experience in the petrol market and is retained by Sainsbury's supermarkets on their expansion programme. He leads the London team and advises many of the high street banks and private equity houses and in respect of their structured debt and mortgage finance.