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Aberdeen University Student Successfully Completes Three-Month Placement

September 18, 2015
Kirsty Gordon
Aberdeen University student Kirsty Gordon has successfully completed a 15-week placement with the FGB team. The 20 year old, who is currently studying for an MA in Real Estate, was invited on a placement after her skills were recognised by Director Richard Noble. Richard was part of the judging panel for the Women in Property Awards, of which Kirsty was a finalist. During her time, Kirsty was welcomed into the Agency team and assisted with marketing properties, viewings and generally experiencing all aspects of the commercial property sector. She also gained experience in building consultancy, dilapidations and renovations, and valuation. … Read More

Simon Smith Celebrates Success

July 8, 2015
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FG Burnett employee, Simon Smith, is due congratulations this week following promotion to Senior Property Manager and recent success in becoming a qualified Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Associate or AssocRICS. The promotion is also in direct recognition of Simon’s contributions to the property management department during his time with FG Burnett. Having worked as Property Manager for the Scottish commercial property consultancy in Aberdeen for the past six years, Simon wanted to broaden his horizons further to add to his 20 years experience in the commercial and residential sector. Simon comments: “The opportunity to gain the Associate RICS … Read More

Site Requirement for New Malt Whisky Distillery

June 8, 2015
Location: North of Scotland, within 2 hours drive of Elgin Site Size:  8 hectares (20 acres) Tenure:    Outright purchase only considered. Criteria: Close proximity to an A road and ideally visible therefrom Easy access for visitors & HGV’s Water supply for production and fire fighting Services:  Connections available to main services including electricity, internet, mobile network coverage.   Please send details of any potential suitable sites to the sole agents marked for the attention of Graeme Millar If you wish to discuss any aspects relating to this requirement please contact Angus MacCuish on 01224 597530

Gleniffer Thistle Scores Sponsorship From FG Burnett

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FG Burnett, the Scottish commercial property consultancy, today announces its official sponsorship of Gleniffer Thistle 2009 boys. The football team, which comprises of 28 boys and is coached by a team of seven volunteers, meets twice a week at the Abbotsinch playing fields. The funds provided by FG Burnett are vital to the team, assisting in the purchase of much needed training equipment and clothing, including full winter training gear which will allow the boys to train consistently throughout the colder months. Gleniffer Thistle’s 2009 Head Coach, Mark McCall, said: “Fundraising is essential for the success of any kid’s football … Read More

Team FG Burnett Smash Baker Hughes 10k

May 19, 2015
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Six budding athletes from FG Burnett’s Aberdeen office took on the annual City of Aberdeen Baker Hughes 10k Running Festival with great success, all in the name of charity. Having taken place last Sunday 17th May 2015, Christopher Yannaghas, David MacLeod, Derek Richardson, Scott Strachan, Stephanie Walker and Graeme Millar took to the start line, alongside hundreds of other serious and amateur runners, to raise funds for FG Burnett’s chosen charity, Wooden Spoon. The official times were as follows: Derek Richardson: 45:47 David MacLeod: 46:45 Graeme Millar: 53:32 Scott Strachan: 56:23 Christopher Yannaghas: 56:50 Stephanie Walker: 1:00:41 Graeme Millar, Graduate Surveyor at FG Burnett says: … Read More

Team FG Burnett Limber Up For Baker Hughes 10k

May 15, 2015
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Six budding athletes from FG Burnett’s Aberdeen office are limbering up for charity this weekend in preparation for the annual City of Aberdeen Baker Hughes 10k Running Festival. Taking place this Sunday 17th May 2015, Christopher Yannaghas, David MacLeod, Derek Richardson, Scott Strachan, Stephanie Walker and Graeme Millar will be taking their marks, alongside hundreds of other serious and amateur runners, to raise funds for FG Burnett’s chosen charity, Wooden Spoon. Graeme Millar, Graduate Surveyor at FG Burnett says: “We are really looking forward to taking part this weekend, especially since it is for such a great cause. Wooden Spoon … Read More

FG Burnett Secure Long Term City Centre Lease After Full Office Refurbishment

April 22, 2015
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FG Burnett has successfully secured a 10-year lease with international certification body and classification society DNV GL. Acting on the behalf of Britel Trustees, FG Burnett undertook a full refurbishment of the city centre space, which includes a VRV comfort cooling system and 11 car parking spaces in the basement of the property. Located on the 5th floor of The Exchange, Market Street; the lease will see DNV GL move into the 9,100 square foot office space in a deal worth £232,050 (exc VAT) per annum. Dan Smith, director at FG Burnett, says, “Delivering a successful refurbishment and long term … Read More

New Instruction

April 13, 2015
Aberdeen, 3 Albert Street - 6 Apr 2015
West End Office with Parking Ground Floor 3 Albert Street Aberdeen AB25 1XX 58.4 sq.m. (628 sq.ft.) For more information contact graeme.millar@fgburnett.co.uk or download brochure here

New Deals Indicate Buoyancy Of Aberdeen City Centre Retail Market

April 9, 2015
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FG Burnett has today indicated that Aberdeen City Centre’s commercial property market remains buoyant with two acquisitions and one new letting recently being completed. 220 Union Street has recently been acquired by the Scottish commercial property consultancy on behalf of Digby Brown Solicitors. Having worked closely with FG Burnett’s building consultancy division to monitor landlord works, prepare a schedule of condition and overseeing the tenants fit out works, the team at Digby Brown expect to make their move into the premises in early summer. 133-135 Holburn Street has also been acquired by FG Burnett on behalf of Indigo Sun Retail … Read More

New Instruction

April 2, 2015
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FG Burnett is delighted to have been appointed to market 42 Albyn Place which comprises an impressive detached granite and slate office building arranged over lower ground, ground and first floors. The property is due to undergo full refurbishment and redevelopment in order to create a modern three storey open plan rear extension. The building extends to c.8,870 sq.ft and will be available for occupation in Q1 2016. For further information contact Daniel Smith.
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