Posted 24 November, 2016 OBI NEWS
OBI Property acting on behalf of BA Pension Fund has successfully leased 6,000 sq ft at St James’s Tower in Manchester to personal injury law firm Gowing Law.
The firm has agreed a five-year lease at £22.50 per sq ft on the refurbished 12th and 14th floors of the Charlotte Street property, where other tenants include Slater & Gordon, Watts and insurance firm JLT.
Richard Lace, Transaction and Asset Management at OBI Property, said: “Since purchasing the building BA Pension Fund have invested significantly in St James’s Tower delivering a remodelled reception and newly refurbished office space. Following the completion of these works the building has attracted considerable interest and we are delighted to have secured Gowing Law on the 12th and 14th floors. Further works are now underway to refurbish the sixth through to the tenth floors, which will be ready for occupation in December and other transactions are expected to be announced before the end of the year.”