Entirely North West

CHESHIRE PROPERTY NEWS


Specialist investment management company signs at One City Place




Specialist investment management company signs at One City Place

SL Investment Management is all set to relocate to Chester's Central Business Quarter, as it has exchanged contracts with Muse Developments, to take 3,124 sq ft at One City Place.

SL Investment Management, which was established in 1990, is recognised as a market leading Alternative Investment Fund Manager, specialising in US life settlements and Traded Endowment Policies. The company will occupy part of the 3rd floor of the state-of-the-art office scheme on a 10-year lease, when it relocates from its current Grosvenor Court headquarters.

This latest deal follows a flurry of activity at One City Place, the first office building in Chester’s £100 million Central Business Quarter (CBQ), which has seen over 27,000 sq ft of Grade A office space let in the last seven months. Tenants that have signed to date include RSM UK, Power Solutions UK, Excello Law and Black and Veatch.

Muse has also received strong interest in the remaining floors at One City Place, with the ground floor suite B, and the first and second floors currently under offer.

SL Investment Management is expected to relocate its 30 strong team to the development in early June 2017, with fit out due to commence in the coming weeks.

Robert Ireland,  Managing Director at SL Investment Management, said: “We are delighted to have exchanged contracts with Muse Developments to relocate our headquarters to One City Place. When we made the decision to move offices, we took a thorough look at all of the options available to us in the city. However, to continue to attract and retain the right employees and clients for our business, we found that One City Place was the only location for us. The quality of the development is also reflected in the high calibre of companies choosing to base themselves at One City Place and we are very pleased to be a part of it.”

Phil Mayall, development director at Muse, said: “The last few months have been extremely positive for One City Place and it’s great to see SL Investment Management sign up on a long-term lease.

“With our fifth tenant now confirmed and a number of deals still in the pipeline, our aim for City Place and the wider Central Business Quarter, to become the city’s number one destination for business, is really coming to life. The success that we are experiencing at One City Place is also helping to pave the way for the next stages of development of the Central Business Quarter which, will continue to offer the business community of Chester options that they have not had previously.”

CBRE and GVA are joint agents at One City Place, CBRE acted for Muse on the deal.

City Place is part funded by a £4.8m development loan from the North West Evergreen Fund and a further £1.4m grant from the European Regional Development Fund.






DISCLAIMER: The statements, opinions, views and advice expressed in this article are those of the author/organisation and not of ENTIRELY. This article should represent information correct at the time of publication however whilst every care has been taken to present up-to-date and accurate information, we cannot guarantee that inaccuracies will not occur. ENTIRELY will not be held responsible for any claim, loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of any information within this article or any information accessed through this site. The content of any organisations websites which you link to from ENTIRELY are entirely out of the control of ENTIRELY, and you proceed at your own risk. These links are provided purely for your convenience and do not imply any endorsement of or association with any products, services, content, information or materials offered by or accessible to you at the organisations site.





Get The Entirely Weekly Brief In Your Inbox


CHESHIRE PROPERTY PROFILES
MOST SHARED


Sovini Group

housing


The Sovini Group comprises both not-for-profit, and commercial enterprises, and its purpose is to bring together complementary organisations which have similar values and aspirations in both the not-for-profit and commercial sectors.






CRE Property & Construction Consultants


CRE are a team of Chartered Building Surveyors and Project Management Consultants that operate across the United Kingdom. CRE offers customers a new and refreshing approach to commercial property and project advisory services.






One Vision Housing

Housing association


One Vision Housing is a Registered Provider of Social Housing with approximately 13,000 homes across Sefton, Liverpool and Wirral.We were formed in October 2006, following a successful stock transfer from Sefton Council and are a not-for-profit organisation, regulated by the Homes and Communities Agency.One Vision Housing is part of the Sovini Group which was formed in December 2011.






Pine Court Housing Association

Housing Association


Pine Court Housing Association is a registered social landlord providing over 450 quality affordable homes in Liverpool and Wirral.Formed in 1986, Pine Court Housing was originally established to provide quality homes and housing services for those in need, with a specific focus on the Chinese and South East Asian communities.






Redwing Living

Property business


Redwing Living offers private rented properties, shared ownership, sales and leasehold and apartment block management. Established for over 50 years, we manage over 2,000 homes and retirement properties across the North West.






RECOMMENDED FOR YOU ON ENTIRELY PROPERTY

Got some News to share? Click here.






























Shopping spree for MCR Property Group


Manchester based MCR Property Group has announced the purchase of The Wheatsheaf Shopping Centre in Rochdale.The shopping centre, which opened in 1990, provides 163,000 sq ft of retail space and will adjoin the new 100 million Rochdale Riverside Shopping Centre and Leisure Scheme






















Get The Entirely Weekly Brief In Your Inbox


CHESHIRE PROPERTY PROFILES
MOST SHARED