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Castlefield landmark changes hands for £2.9m

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 11 March, 2016 OBI NEWS

A grade II-listed period building in the Castlefield area of Manchester let to a high-profile law firm has changed hands in a multimillion-pound deal. The Chapel (pictured) has been bought by Shire...

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OBI Property act for Myerson Solicitors at Grosvenor House, Altrincham

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 1 March, 2016 OBI NEWS

OBI Property has completed the acquisition of a 20,000 sq ft building for Altrincham based Myerson solicitors from previous landlord Magnus. The Cheshire based legal firm instructed OBI Property to...

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Q&A – THOM HETHERINGTON

Posted by Neil Tague

Posted 22 February, 2016 After Work, OBI BLOG

The North of England’s largest hospitality event, Northern Restaurant and Bar 2016 (NRB) will take place over 15th and 16th of March at Manchester Central. Director Thom Hetherington talks us throug...

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Henry Boot Developments moves to historic 26 Cross Street, Manchester

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 15 February, 2016 OBI NEWS

Henry Boot Developments has been confirmed as the latest tenant at 26 Cross Street, Manchester. The 2,161 sq ft office space, on the eighth floor of this prestigious building, has been taken by the...

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A question of quality

Posted by Mike Millward

Posted 12 February, 2016 OBI BLOG

The commercial property market is flying high. There are a lot of confident businesses out there looking for more space. It’s a positive time anyway, and adding in the pent-up demand from businesses...

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Kuits expands into a new office

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 11 February, 2016 OBI NEWS

Manchester commercial law firm Kuits has taken an additional 3,800 sq ft of space in Blackfriars House, Parsonage, to support its continued growth. The new space, which is a two-minute walk from th...

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Everything you need to know about MIPIM but were too afraid to ask

Posted by Neil Tague

Posted 8 February, 2016 After Work

Cards on the table. I’m a MIPIM fan. It has its detractors – Massive International Piss-up in the Med and all that – and true enough, it’s one for those who enjoy the social side of property. ...

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Shades of Grey – Dilapidations Claims

Posted by Dominic Horridge

Posted 1 February, 2016 OBI BLOG

Ever moved your business, and been faced with a claim by the landlord you’ve left? How much was it for - ten thousand? Thirty thousand? Did you pay it in full? Over the last year, OBI have, we recko...

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Can 2016 match 2015 in property?

Posted by Will Lewis

Posted 28 January, 2016 OBI BLOG

These are busy times for everyone involved in property. The markets of the key regional cities had by and large, a good time of it in 2015. Birmingham saw some large scale investment deals, fuelling c...

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Life as a Working Mum

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 26 January, 2016 After Work

Dealing with returning to work following maternity leave is an issue that faces most women at some point. I went back to work when my son was 9 months old. After a traumatic time and a baby with sever...

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