Blog posts in “High Streets”
- BID Guildford
- High Streets
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Let’s get physical: choosing the right location for your retail store
Whether you run an independent business and are considering opening your first physical store, or have an already successful chain and are hoping to expand further, choosing the right location is pertinent to your store’s success. Here we will take a look at some of the many factors you need to consider, and offer...
Online brands prioritising their physical retail presence in 2022
Three reasons shoppers will keep hitting the high streets in 2022
Open Your Next Store in Bustling Manchester
Manchester is the North West’s foremost city region, with 3 million people living or working there and is known as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution in Britain. An excellent choice for business and investment, it is a vibrant and exciting destination with a myriad of benefits...
Things to consider when opening a shop
There’s much talk about the decline of retail and the high street, and starting any business is never without its challenges. But with a larger supply of vacant shops than ever, and with cheaper rents, there’s arguably never been a better time to open a business in your local high...
Retail leasing revived by new concepts
In this piece, Dom Millar, CEO of The Completely Group, shares what he’s hearing from Retail landlords and agents and how the face of retail space is evolving.
The Pros and pros of turnover leases – it’s time to change the way we lease
What could be fairer or more equitable than an arrangement that allows a retailer to pay as they grow – literally as their turnover increases so too does their rent which is set at an agreed percentage– a win:win situation. This article covers the benefits around why, for retail property,...
Retail customers are going online to shop offline – locally
As retail opens back up and lockdowns lift, everyone wants to know the answer to two key questions: how do we get footfall back into retail shops and what does the future for retail online look like?
Demystifying “Heads of Terms” jargon
Taking a lease for your first shop is a journey that the property industry fills with jargon. Often the phrase “heads of terms” is thrown around – some paying no attention to it and others giving it almost mythical legal status.
Helping town centres market their available properties
Just launched. – The new Experience Guildford (EG) property portal provides national, independent and local start-up brands with all of the information they need to make an informed decision about opening a local shop.