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Funeral Directors Requirement

September 11, 2017
We have the following requirement for a funeral director business.  Ideal location would be with good visibility and generous car-parking.   Could retro fit-out within and existing Industrial or showroom building. Tenure: Lease/purchase Term: 10/15 years Location: Aberdeen (general) Ideally on an arterial route with passing traffic;  may consider periphery Size: 7-12,000 sq.ft Timing: Q1 18 Car-parking : Essential   Contact:-  Graeme Nisbet – 01224 597532 – graeme.nisbet@fgburnett.co.uk

Sale of Haudagain Retail Park

May 17, 2017
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Osborne King and FG Burnett have acted on behalf of Rhino Investment Management on the sale of Haudagain Retail Park in Aberdeen.  Haudagain occupies a strategic, high profile location on Aberdeen’s trunk road network and is let to KFC, Carphone Warehouse, Maplin, American Golf and High Seat. The investment has been acquired by a private investor for £2.7 Million, reflecting a net initial yield of 8.7%. Dave McClure of Osborne King said “The quality of tenants and unexpired lease terms is an ideal combination for private investors and property companies. “ Dave Macleod of FG Burnett said “The majority of … Read More

Graduate Success At FG Burnett

November 13, 2015
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FG Burnett graduate employees, Iona Foubister and Graeme Millar have recently passed their Assessment of Professional Competence and become Members of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS). Managing Director at FG Burnett, Angus MacCuish, comments: “On behalf of everyone at the company I would like to extend my congratulations to both Iona and Graeme for their continued hard work and dedication to their profession. We were in no doubt that they would succeed – well done!”

Industrial Requirement – 45,000 sq.ft

November 11, 2015
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Location – Aberdeen preferred, will consider outwith Size – 45,000 sq.ft. incorporating 7,500 – 10,000 sq.ft offices.  Yard required. Tenure – Leasehold – 5 year term. Specification – 5 tonne crane desirable Entry – Late Q1 / early Q2 2016 Contact – Graeme Millar t: 01224 597539  e: Graeme.millar@fgburnett.co.uk Please respond with full details as soon as possible.  

FG Burnett surpassed £5,000 charity target

October 14, 2015
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Three FG Burnett employees tackled the last leg of their fundraising mission last weekend by competing in the Aviemore 10K. This was the final hurdle of the year for FG Burnett employees, which led to the company surpassing its £5,000 fundraising target for Wooden Spoon, a UK charity that supports disadvantaged and disabled children through rugby. With the picturesque Cairngorm Mountains in the background, David MacLeod, Christopher Yannaghas and Derek Richardson ran 10K across forest tracks, paths and roads in a bid to reach the target. This follows a year of fundraising success for FG Burnett, with teams of employees … Read More

Charity Sets Heart On Inverurie With New 10 Year Lease

October 12, 2015
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SCOTTISH commercial property consultancy, FG Burnett, confirms an initial ten-year lease at 12 West High Street, in Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, for multiple charity retailer The British Heart Foundation, on behalf of private clients. The 1,473 sq. ft. unit boasts a modern shop front and good quality sales space. It is based conveniently in the town centre, joining several other retailers such as Duncan and Todd, Ladbrokes, Specsavers and the nearby New Look, Superdrug and Marks & Spencer. Richard Noble of FG Burnett commented, “This letting confirms the healthy demand from national retailers for representation in this strong market town.” Callum Mortimer … Read More

FG Burnett instructed to sell Aberdeen industrial investment

September 30, 2015
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FG Burnett has been instructed to sell a high yielding industrial investment in a prime location with Kirkton Avenue, Dyce. The sale comprises two adjacent properties that are let to Dowding & Mills, who offer a Dun & Bradstreet 5A1 covenant and are part of the global Sulzer group. Both properties have leases that expire in December 2021, with rent reviews in 2016 which are expected to show significant rental uplifts. Dan Smith, who is handling the sale said “ At offers over £1.83 Million, this will be an attractive investment for private investors and property companies who are seeking … Read More

Property Stalwart To Step Down in 2016

September 24, 2015
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Scottish commercial property stalwart Angus MacCuish has announced that he will be retiring from his position as managing director of FG Burnett as of 30th April 2016. Mr MacCuish has been with the business for almost 30 years and will remain with FG Burnett as a consultant. Richard Noble, currently director and head of agency, will take on the role of managing director supported by the executive team of Graeme Watt, David MacLeod and Jonathan Nesbitt, together with the wider FG Burnett team. Ken Matheson will continue as non-executive chairman. Mr Noble has worked with FG Burnett for 18 years and is … Read More

Netherkirkgate Proves A Cut Above For New Hair Salon

September 23, 2015
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Scottish commercial property consultancy, FG Burnett, has today confirmed an initial ten-year lease for new fashion-forward hair salon, Linton & Mac, at 18 Netherkirkgate in Aberdeen. The 1, 690 sq. ft. property, which is ideally placed in close proximity to Union Street, boasts a spacious ground floor retail unit within the three-storey building. Established by creative directors, Jennifer Linton, and Joanna MacDonald, Linton & Mac is set to create 11 new jobs and hopes to bring a chic salon experience to Aberdeen. Richard Noble, Director at FG Burnett comments, “We are delighted to have worked with Jennifer, Joanna and joint … Read More

Scottish Landlords Prepare For Changing Face of Dilapidations

September 18, 2015
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For many years the presumption has been that lease agreements for commercial property give Scottish landlords the right to demand the cost of repairs from departing tenants. This can seem unfair to some, especially when a percentage of landlords do not actually follow through on their word and make the repairs. During an economic downturn when tenants are harder to find, landlords often turn to dilapidations as a quick, additional revenue stream, focusing on repairs in soon to be empty properties. In some cases money recovered from tenants is put towards improvements, however, the additional cash can also be saved … Read More
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