With 130 property specialists across our Manchester and Liverpool offices, we provide strategic property advice in all commercial and residential sectors. We consult our clients on a broad range of real estate areas, including investment, development, agency, asset management, valuation, building consultancy, rating and planning. Additionally, we offer specialist advice on alternative sectors such as leisure, student accommodation, healthcare, hotels and residential. Our current key projects include advising Manchester Airport Group on the development of Airport City and Stockport Metropolitan Council on the regeneration and management of Stockport Exchange. Our largest transaction in 2015 was the acquisition of 2 St Peter’s Square on behalf of Deutsche AWM.
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In 2015 CBRE’s market share of Manchester Central Business District was over 45%, an increase of over 90% on 2014.
The Capital Markets team had a truly outstanding 2015 and built upon its market-leading position in the Manchester and North West investment market. The team advised clients on c.£587 million of investment transactions during the course of the year representing a 25% increase on 2014.
Development Consultancy are advising on two key projects in the AGMA region, Airport City and Stockport Exchange, totalling approximately £1 billion of investment.
The Public Sector Consultancy team have recently won mandates to advise Tameside, Lancashire and Stockport Councils' on their property portfolios.
Building Consultancy North West have undertaken Project Management and Contract Administration of over 1,100,000 sq ft of commercial office and industrial space and technical due diligence on over 1,300,000 sq ft of commercial property deals in the region in the last 12 months.
The North West Industrial and Logistics team has won the Industrial Agent of the Year Property Award for 2015.
CBRE Residential have transacted more acres of residential development land than anyone else in the North West in the last 18 months.
The North West Planning and Development team have doubled in size, broadening the range of services offered and focusing on development planning; assembling funding solutions with dynamic planning strategies to unlock stalled sites for development. The team prides itself on securing commercially deliverable planning consents and strategies that have benefitted a broad range of national and regional clients, working on a portfolio of projects worth over £1bn value, gaining consent for over 1,500 dwellings and 150,000 sq. ft. of floor space over the last 12 months.
The Valuation team provide valuation advice on circa. £36 billion of commercial property per annum.
The North West Rating team saved clients in excess of £22million during 2015.
CBRE North West Property and Asset Management: Manage 22.5m sq ft; Collect rental income of £172m pa; Procure services to the value of £33m pa; Manage 2,200 tenancies; Have a team of 18 surveyors and 68 site staff.