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  • The trials and tribulations of commercial property

    The trials and tribulations of commercial property

    Written by Cathy Powell on Thursday 7th Sep 2017
    Whether you are taking on a lease for the first time or acquiring your umpteenth multi-million pound investment there is a unique buzz surrounding commercial property.  However the old adage, “buyer beware” is ever lurking to trip you up and it is important to seek the best advice throughout the various stages of a commercial property transaction. You only have to cast your eye down the Rich List or over the latest property article in your local newspaper, to see there is a lot...Read More...
    8 Brassey Parade, Hampden Park, Eastbourne - now let

    8 Brassey Parade, Hampden Park, Eastbourne - now let

    Written by Cathy Powell on Friday 25th Aug 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce the letting of this single storey lock up shop unit. The premises are situated in the established Brassey Parade shopping area in the suburb Hampden Park where there are a number of both local and national occupiers. This parade is located adjacent to the mainline railway station which serves Brighton, London, Hastings and Ashford.   Who are we? Hunt Commercial are Chartered Surveyors and commercial property agents who advise on all aspects o...Read More...
    2 Kestrel House, Marine Road, Eastbourne - now let

    2 Kestrel House, Marine Road, Eastbourne - now let

    Written by Cathy Powell on Thursday 10th Aug 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce the letting of 2 Kestrel House, Marine Road, Eastbourne. The premises provide self contained offices with access directly from Marine Road within 50 yards of the Seafront. The offices provide a mix of open plan and cellular accommodation, kitchens and W.Cs’ on ground and first floor. A wide open staircase provides access to the first floor from an established reception area. The premises are on the east side of Marine Road between the junctions o...Read More...
    4&5 Park View, Alder Close, Eastbourne - now sold

    4&5 Park View, Alder Close, Eastbourne - now sold

    Written by Cathy Powell on Wednesday 9th Aug 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce the sale of 4&5 Park View in Alder Close, Eastbourne. The property is a detached modern industrial premises with offices at part ground and first floors fronting the car park and personnel entrance. There is also first floor mezzanine stores/workshop accessed via several staircases.  The building is of steel portal frame construction with a mix of glazed and steel profile cladding to the side elevations and steel clad roof with 10% roof lights....Read More...
    32-34 Cornfield Road - planning & project management

    32-34 Cornfield Road - planning & project management

    Written by Cathy Powell on Tuesday 8th Aug 2017
    In April this year, Hunt Commercial’s commercial property agency team sold 32-34 Cornfield Road, a retail shop in Eastbourne. Subsequently, the new owner instructed Hunt Commercial’s building surveying team to oversee the planning for the sub division of the unit to create two retail units and supervise the project management of the building works. Work is well underway and the new shop units are hoping to be ready to let in early September. Who are we? Hunt Commercial are Cha...Read More...
    Eastside Business Park, Newhaven - work progressing

    Eastside Business Park, Newhaven - work progressing

    Written by Cathy Powell on Tuesday 1st Aug 2017
    Works are continuing at Eastside Business Park, Newhaven with the steelwork already up on one building with the second one expected soon. These two 12,000 sq ft warehouses will form the first phase of this new speculative development by BL Trading. Anticipated completion of the first phase has been moved forward to October 2017. Hunt Commercial working in conjunction with Stiles Harold Williams are pleased to report strong interest in these units.  One advantage is that this is the fir...Read More...
    44 Seaside, Eastbourne - now let

    44 Seaside, Eastbourne - now let

    Written by Cathy Powell on Tuesday 1st Aug 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce the letting of 44 Seaside. The premises are situated in Seaside being on the main A259 coast road in and out of Eastbourne town centre. The town centre itself is approximately half a mile distance with its mainline railway station and Arndale shopping centre. A mid terrace property where there are a number of both local and national operators. The premises comprise of a lock up shop totalling approximately 230 sq ft with a small toilet. The property ha...Read More...
    Unit 6 Redward Business Park - now let

    Unit 6 Redward Business Park - now let

    Written by Cathy Powell on Friday 21st Jul 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce that Unit 6 Redward Business Park has been let. The premises comprise an end of terrace industrial unit of steel portal frame construction with brick block elevations under a pitched roof. The property has a ground floor workshop and retail area and a substantial mezzanine at first floor level where offices, a kitchen and W.C.’s are located. The property also benefits from air conditioning, double glazing, gas fired heating, three phase electricit...Read More...
    72 Cavendish Place, Eastbourne - now let

    72 Cavendish Place, Eastbourne - now let

    Written by Cathy Powell on Monday 17th Jul 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce the letting of 72 Cavendish Place in Eastbourne. The property comprises an end of terrace ground floor self contained corner unit with a double glazed shop front. The premises offer a return frontage to Tideswell Road and offers sales area with kitchenette and WC. There is also a forecourt area which has been previously used as a car parking space. The premises are located in the busy secondary location at the corner of Cavendish Place and Tideswell Ro...Read More...
    Eastbourne Borough Football Club's golf day

    Eastbourne Borough Football Club's golf day

    Written by Cathy Powell on Monday 17th Jul 2017
    Last Friday Simon Hunt and Mike Tingley took part in Eastbourne Borough Football Club’s golf day at the Eastbourne Downs Golf Club.  Simon was a guest of Advanta Chartered Accountants whilst Mike was a guest of Gaby Hardwicke solicitors.  It was a great day and excellent company.  ...Read More...
    The School House, Hooe - now let

    The School House, Hooe - now let

    Written by Cathy Powell on Wednesday 12th Jul 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce that the School House has now been let. The premises comprise a single storey building with the main entrance leading into a large lobby area and male and female WC accommodation and a disabled toilet. Separate door leading to the main office area which is 647 sq ft.  In addition there is a self contained kitchen of 48 sq ft. The premises are situated on Mill Bank Farm which is close to the village of Hooe between Ninfield and the main A259 coast...Read More...
    Eastbourne College golf day

    Eastbourne College golf day

    Written by Cathy Powell on Monday 10th Jul 2017
    Last Friday Simon Hunt took part in Eastbourne College’s golf day at the Royal Eastbourne.  We are pleased to report that Simon was part of the winning team representing Mtech Systems.  Simon would like to thank Martin Lulham and Eastbourne College for the invitation....Read More...
    Ravelston Grange, Eastbourne - now sold

    Ravelston Grange, Eastbourne - now sold

    Written by Cathy Powell on Friday 7th Jul 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce the sale of Ravelston Grange. The site comprises a significant three storey detached period building constructed around the 1880s and was formerly used as a care home. The building has retained many original features. At the rear of the property there is s substantial single storey extension overlooking the rear garden. The building is of solid brick construction with part tiled hung elevations with tiled covered pitched roofs and flat roof to the rear ...Read More...
    17 & 18 Brassey Parade, Eastbourne - now let

    17 & 18 Brassey Parade, Eastbourne - now let

    Written by Cathy Powell on Monday 26th Jun 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce that 17 & 18 Brassey Parade have been let. Both of these are lock up shop units, one of 610 sq ft and the other 609 sq ft.   They are located in the established Brassey Parade shopping area in the suburb Hampden Park where there are a number of both local and national occupiers.  This parade is located adjacent to the mainline railway station which serves Brighton, London, Hastings and Ashford. Who are we? Hunt Commercial are Chartered ...Read More...
    17-18 Downlands Way, East Dean - now sold

    17-18 Downlands Way, East Dean - now sold

    Written by Cathy Powell on Friday 9th Jun 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce the sale of 17-18 Downlands Way, East Dean. The property offers a rare opportunity to purchase a two storey brick/flint built premises with tiled covered pitched roof.  The building offers a retail shop on the ground floor currently trading as the village post office and general stores. The upper parts comprise a 3 bedroom maisonette with study.  Access is gained via a private entrance at ground floor with lobby, storage and stairs leading to...Read More...
    112 South Street, Eastbourne - now let

    112 South Street, Eastbourne - now let

    Written by Cathy Powell on Wednesday 7th Jun 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce the letting of 112 South Street, Eastbourne.   The premises, which have been recently refurbished, comprise of a lock up shop unit totalling some 895 sq ft with a WC and a basement area. The premises are situated in South Street, close to the War Memorial roundabout which is centrally located with roads leading to Trinity Trees/ Seaside Road and Cornfield Road. The main shopping thoroughfare of Terminus Road is within a short level walk, as is Ea...Read More...
    Building Surveying Services - customer feedback - Let's Do Business Group

    Building Surveying Services - customer feedback - Let's Do Business Group

    Written by Cathy Powell on Tuesday 6th Jun 2017
    We were very pleased to receive the following feedback from a satisfied customer, after our Building Surveyor Johanna Sands undertook some work on their behalf. ‘At short notice we asked Hunt Commercial to undertake a conditions survey on a new property. Johanna was very professional and turned around the report within our very tight timeline.’ Let's Do Business Group   Our experienced team has managed complex projects throughout Sussex and the South East and works with ...Read More...
    Langney extension to proceed

    Langney extension to proceed

    Written by Cathy Powell on Tuesday 30th May 2017
    The long-anticipated extension to Langney shopping centre near Eastbourne has the go-ahead following agreement for a second anchor in the scheme. Terms have been agreed for Home Bargains to open in a 15,000 sq ft store alongside existing anchor Tesco. Work will begin in June this year. The 35,000 sq ft extension will see 12 new units opened and terms are now agreed for more than 70 per cent of the space. New tenants include Burger King, Subway, Costa Coffee and Holland & Barratt. &ldqu...Read More...
    3 South Street, Eastbourne - now let

    3 South Street, Eastbourne - now let

    Written by Cathy Powell on Thursday 25th May 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce that 3 South Street, Eastbourne has been let. The premises comprise a self contained retail unit with a traditional wooden shop front, fluorescent tube lighting, air conditioning/comfort cooling and alarm system. The property also benefits from rear stores and W.C. The property is located on South Street close to the junction with Grove Road and Grange Road, in a specialist retail area known as ‘Little Chelsea’. The town centre is in close ...Read More...
    56 South Street, Eastbourne - now let

    56 South Street, Eastbourne - now let

    Written by Cathy Powell on Friday 19th May 2017
    Hunt Commercial are pleased to announce that 56 South Street has been let. This ground floor retail unit with traditional wooden shop front is situated on a prominent corner position and offers excellent return frontage of over 49 feet. The sales area measures approximately 890 sq ft, with fitted low level storage, suspended ceiling with recessed lighting, fitted kitchen, W.C and laminate wood flooring. The premises are situated on the south side of South Street (A259) at the junction with G...Read More...