• Lloyds Chambers, 1 Portsoken Street

    Lloyds Chambers, 1 Portsoken Street, London E1

    Lloyds Chambers, 1 Portsoken Street

    Lloyds Chambers, 1 Portsoken Street, London E1

    Description

    The building comprises approximately 195,000 sq ft of offices located in the City of London

    Property Management

    • Recently acquired by our client, the property is undergoing a major refurbishment
    • Metrus has recently been appointed to manage the building and assist the landlord team while the refurbishment project is undertaken
  • 21 Dartmouth Street, SW1 (2)

    21 Dartmouth Street, London SW1

    21 Dartmouth Street, SW1 (2)

    21 Dartmouth Street, London SW1

    Description

    The property comprises approximately 53,000 sq ft of offices and is currently undergoing a major refurbishment behind a retained façade. No. 21 will be available in Q4 2018

    Property Management

    • Metrus has recently been appointed to manage this prestige building
    • The building is subject to a major refurbishment and we are assisting the landlord team with their works
  • 1 Alie Street

    1 Alie Street London E1

    1 Alie Street

    1 Alie Street London E1

    Description

    The building is prominently located on the north side of Alie Street close to the junction with Aldgate High Street.

    Property Management

    • Metrus was appointed to manage this building in 2015.
    • The property comprises approximately 90,000 sq ft. of offices with three ground floor retail units.
    • The building is currently undergoing a floor by floor refurbishment of the offices, creating modern open plan space and Metrus has been assisting the landlord in managing this process.
  • 45-50 Old Bond Street (2)

    45 Old Bond Street, London W1

    45-50 Old Bond Street (2)

    45 Old Bond Street, London W1

    Commercial Agency

    • Offices in the heart of London’s luxury district
    • The landlord substantially refurbished the floor to a Grade A specification to include a stunning re-modelled entrance lobby.
    • Metrus let the newly refurbished 3rd floor on behalf of overseas clients within 12 weeks of the refurbishment being completed.
  • 9-13 Grosvenor Street (1)

    9-13 Grosvenor Street London W1

    9-13 Grosvenor Street (1)

    9-13 Grosvenor Street London W1

    Description

    Prime 65,000 sq ft Mayfair office and retail building

    Management

    • Managed by Metrus for Far Eastern investors

    Asset Management

    • Project advice and implementation for conversaion of mezzanine plant room floor to create c.4,000 sq ft of Cat A office accommodation
  • Westminster Palace Gardens (1)

    Westminster Palace Gardens, London, SW1

    Westminster Palace Gardens (1)

    Westminster Palace Gardens, London, SW1

    Description

    Listed building in Westminster consisting of 60 residential properties

    Property Management

    • Introduced a Planned Maintenance Programme on a 10 year sinking fund cycle
  • Fitzroy House

    Fitzroy House, London W1

    Fitzroy House

    Fitzroy House, London W1

    Description

    42,500 sq ft mixed-use building over eight floors including basement, providing office accommodation over ground to fourth, with residential space on the upper floors.

    Asset Management

    • Substantial refurbishment based on an agreed business plan
  • City Centre, Bristol

    25 King Street, Bristol BS1

    City Centre, Bristol

    25 King Street, Bristol BS1

    Asset Management

    • Coordinated comprehensive refurbishment and re-letting of a multi-let city centre office building which was subsequently sold
  • 21-Queen-Annes-Gate-e1449073990269-1200x675

    21 Queen Anne’s Gate, London SW1

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    21 Queen Anne’s Gate, London SW1

    Description

    5,000 sq ft office building in St James’s

    Asset Management

    • Negotiated simultaneous surrender and sale for permitted development to enhance value
  • 10-12 Eastcheap

    10-12 Eastcheap, London EC3

    10-12 Eastcheap

    10-12 Eastcheap, London EC3

    Description

    24,000 sq ft office building

    Asset Management

    • Provided and implemented business plan including negotiating surrenders to obtain vacant possession, coordinating refurbishment and subsequent lettings, followed by the investment sale
  • 85 Grays Inn Road (1)

    85 Gray’s Inn Road, London WC1

    85 Grays Inn Road (1)

    85 Gray’s Inn Road, London WC1

    Description

    28,000 sq ft quality office building in Midtown

    Property Management

    • Managed by Metrus for a UK Charitable Trust

    Commercial Agency

    • Freehold purchase on behalf of a charitable trust
    • Building Comprises 27,776 sq ft (2,580.3 sq m) arranged over lower ground, ground and four upper floors
    • Entirely let to Warner Bros. Television Production UK Ltd until January 2021
    • Metrus are property managers for the building
  • 110-124 Theobalds Road (1)

    110/124 Theobalds Road, London WC1

    110-124 Theobalds Road (1)

    110/124 Theobalds Road, London WC1

    Description

    Substantial office property in Midtown

    Property Management

    • Managed by Metrus for overseas clients
  • 407-413 Oxford Street (2)

    407/413 Oxford Street, London W1

    407-413 Oxford Street (2)

    407/413 Oxford Street, London W1

    Description

    Prime retail and office parade opposite Selfridges

    Property Management

    • Managed by Metrus for Far Eastern Clients

    Commercial Agency

    • Metrus have let these two-adjoining prominent self-contained period buildings overlooking Selfridges on London’s Oxford Street one of the world’s most renowned and iconic streets.
    • The properties have been let in their entirety to a co-working business on a 20-year lease.
  • 24 Savile Row

    24 Savile Row, Mayfair, London W1

    24 Savile Row

    24 Savile Row, Mayfair, London W1

    Description

    A truly unique development on a prestigious road in Mayfair

    Commercial Agency

    • Acquired the 4th floor on behalf of Gravis Capital Partners
    • Metrus negotiated very attractive terms on behalf of the tenant, that included a 20 month rent free period
  • St Martins 107-109 Charing Cross Rd

    St Martin’s Lofts, Charing Cross Road, London, WC2

    St Martins 107-109 Charing Cross Rd

    St Martin’s Lofts, Charing Cross Road, London, WC2

    Description

    Newly developed Foyles Bookstore with 11 high-end residential loft apartments above

    Property Management

    • Assisted developer with management strategy, compliance procedures and service charge forecasting
  • Bolsover House, 5-6 Clipstone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1

    Bolsover House, 5-6 Clipstone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1

    Bolsover House, 5-6 Clipstone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1

    Bolsover House, 5-6 Clipstone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1

    Description

    Property acquisition on behalf of TMT client

    Commercial Agency

    • Achieved an excellent deal on behalf of the tenant
    • Provided strategic advice on negotiation, securing agreed Heads of Terms, instructing solicitors and following matter through to completion
  • 80 Cannon Street

    80 Cannon Street, London EC4

    80 Cannon Street

    80 Cannon Street, London EC4

    Description

    50,000 sq ft office building located next to Cannon Street Station

    Asset Management

    • Project advice and implementation for conversaion of mezzanine plant room floor to create c.4,000 sq ft of Cat A office accommodation
    • Refurbishment of common parts including reception and lifts
    • Lease re-gears and lettings management
  • Klaco House, 28-30 St Johns Square Edited

    Klaco House, 28/30 St. Johns Square, London, EC1M

    Klaco House, 28-30 St Johns Square Edited

    Klaco House, 28/30 St. Johns Square, London, EC1M

    Description

    Media style office moments from Farringdon Station let on behalf of landlord

    Commercial Agency

    • Tenant secured within short time frame from the commencement of marketing
    • Exceeded client’s expectations on rental level
  • EXTERIOR - 20 MIDTOWN

    20 Midtown, 20 Procter Street, London WC1V

    EXTERIOR - 20 MIDTOWN

    20 Midtown, 20 Procter Street, London WC1V

    Description

    20 Midtown has been extensively refurbished, remodelled and restyled to provide stunning highly efficient office space in the heart of Midtown. The building provides 23,000 sq ft arranged over 1st to 5th floors.

    Commercial Agency

    • Entire 4th, 3rd, 2nd and part 1st floor let to Prospect Business Centre
    • Provided extensive advice in relation to Landlords Category A works
    • Formulated a leasing and marketing strategy
    • Entire 5th and part 1st floor let to media occupiers
    • Exceeded clients expectations on rental value by 20%
  • Bellmore, East Heath Road

    Bellmoor, East Heath Road, London, NW3

    Bellmore, East Heath Road

    Bellmoor, East Heath Road, London, NW3

    Description

    A high quality residential block within Landmark building of 24 luxury flats in Hampstead

    Property Management

    • Metrus were recently appointed to oversee the management and a major services infrastructure replacement programme
    • Overseeing complex project to replace heating and hot water services
  • 27 Knightsbridge

    27 Knightsbridge, London SW1

    27 Knightsbridge

    27 Knightsbridge, London SW1

    Description

    A 64,000 sq. ft. office property located adjacent to Hyde Park.

    Property Management

    When we originally took on the management of this property the plant was in shockingly poor condition; through open communication with the occupiers the lifts were substantially refurbished and the main plant replaced as a service charge cost without opposition from the occupiers.

  • 1 Poultry

    1 Poultry, London EC2

    1 Poultry

    1 Poultry, London EC2

    Description

    A multi-let office and retail property that is listed II*, is unique in character and located at Bank junction

    Property Management

    • The property is 150,000 sq. ft. and an island site that due to its uniqueness of architecture and proportions make for a complex management proposition.
    • The building is subject to a major refurbishment and we are assisting the landlord team with their works.
  • Exchange Tower - 1-2 Harbour Exchange Sq

    Harbour Exchange Towers 1 & 2, London E14

    Exchange Tower - 1-2 Harbour Exchange Sq

    Harbour Exchange Towers 1 & 2, London E14

    Description

    Two towers amounting to 500,000 sq. ft. and the Harbour Exchange Estate.

    Property Management

    This is a substantial and old estate and we are working to ensure that the M&E plant and building fabric is maintained and where necessary replaced to ensure continuing service to the occupiers.

  • Watchmaker-Court

    Watchmaker Court, 31-35 St John's Lane, London EC1

    Watchmaker-Court

    Watchmaker Court, 31-35 St John's Lane, London EC1

    Description

    City Fringe office building of 30,000 sq. ft.

    Property Management

    • Thorough overhaul of service charge regime
    • Worked closely with our clients consultants to replace major plant and infrastructure.
  • Buckingham Palace Road (4)

    123 & 151 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1

    Buckingham Palace Road (4)

    123 & 151 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1

    Description

    Situated adjacent to Victoria Coach Station, this property comprises of two buildings amounting to 500,000 sq. ft. in total.

    Property Management

    • The buildings are of an age where investment is required to maintain the services and fabric; various projects are underway to maintain the condition and serviceability of the properties.
    • The property is built on a raft over Victoria Railway Station platforms adding an extra layer of complexity to the ownership of this property.
  • 125-127 Mare Street Landscape

    125-127 Mare St, London E8

    125-127 Mare Street Landscape

    125-127 Mare St, London E8

    Description

    Substantial office building located in the heart of Hackney. Comprising 25,000 sqft of creative workspace for the tech and media sector.

    Commercial Agency

    • Let on a 15 year term to a leading Co-Working operator on behalf of a private landlord
    • The incoming tenant has submitted plans to substantially upgrade the external design for the building
    • Highest rent in the sub market achieved at the time of letting
  • 598-608 Chiswick Gate

    598-608 Chiswick Gate, Chiswick High Road, London W4

    598-608 Chiswick Gate

    598-608 Chiswick Gate, Chiswick High Road, London W4

    Description

    13,000 sq ft mixed-use building in Chiswick

    Asset Management

    • Acquired for a property company client.
    • Following refurbishment of common parts and tenant engineering, the investment was subsequently sold at a substantial profit
  • Capture

    Fusion House, 5 Rochester Mews, London NW1

    Capture

    Fusion House, 5 Rochester Mews, London NW1

    Description

    Media style office let in the heart of bustling Camden Town

    Commercial Agency

    • Letting on behalf of the landlord
    • Surpassed client expectations by securing an excellent covenant at market rent.
  • Artillery-house_web

    Artillery House, Artillery Row, London SW1

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    Artillery House, Artillery Row, London SW1

    Description

    Substantial 60,000 sq ft multi-let office with 5 retail units, located in a rapidly improving location.

    Asset Management

    • Rolling refurbishments of individual office floors
    • Tenant engineering to facilitate expansions of tenants within the building
    • Preparation and implementation of business plan to increase asset value

    Commercial Agency

    • Let an office floor on behalf of Landlord
    • Achieved a new headline rent in the building

    Property Management

    • Refurbished floor by floor and introduced a Planned Maintenance Programme on a 25 year sinking fund cycle
    • Installed state of the art building monitoring systems to save static guarding costs
    • Revamped house manager functions and occupier focus.

     

  • Millenium-Bridge-House_web

    Millennium Bridge House, 2 Lambeth Hill, London EC3

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    Millennium Bridge House, 2 Lambeth Hill, London EC3

    Description

    Major office building consisting of 200,000 sq ft

    Property Management

    • Coordinated  an overhaul of all major services in the building
    • Initiated a comprehensive FM role from a single let to landlord controlled services.
  • 47 Great Marlborough Street (2)

    47 Great Marlborough Street, London W1

    47 Great Marlborough Street (2)

    47 Great Marlborough Street, London W1

    Description

    Prime Soho office building, comprising 10,000 sqft let to a D1 occupier.

    Commercial Agency

    • Freehold sale on behalf of private investor
    • Redevelopment opportunity, changing use through planning and remodelling of asset.
  • 28 Stonehills, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6PD

    28-40 Stonehills, Welwyn Garden City AL8

    28 Stonehills, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6PD

    28-40 Stonehills, Welwyn Garden City AL8

    Description

    Attractive unbroken freehold retail parade in an affluent South East town, fully let to 5 tenants, including Subway and Greggs

    Commercial Agency

    • Acquisition on behalf of high net worth individual of this attractive retail parade in affluent South East Town
    • A current WAULT of 4.5 years with well-configured units offering 6,759 sq ft (628 sq m) of retail space across ground and first floors
  • 84 Newman Street Landscape

    84 Newman Street, London W1

    84 Newman Street Landscape

    84 Newman Street, London W1

    Commercial Agency

    • Let at quoting rent
    • Well established firm of architects
  • 12 Great Portland Street

    12 Great Portland Street, London W1

    12 Great Portland Street

    12 Great Portland Street, London W1

    Commercial Agency

    • Acquired as HQ for major UK retailer
    • Newly refurbished media style space
  • 15-16 Brooks Mews

    15-16 Brooks Mews, London W1

    15-16 Brooks Mews

    15-16 Brooks Mews, London W1

    Commercial Agency

    • Acquired on behalf of investment manager
    • Significant savings made on behalf of client
  • 40-44 Newman Street Landscape

    40-44 Newman Street, London W1

    40-44 Newman Street Landscape

    40-44 Newman Street, London W1

    Commercial Agency

    • Achieved 30% above quoting rent
    • Let in 2 weeks of being instructed
  • 77 Parkway (2)

    77 Parkway, Camden NW1

    77 Parkway (2)

    77 Parkway, Camden NW1

    Description

    Attractive studio/office building comprising 13,500 sq ft in an attractive courtyard just off Parkway in the heart of Camden

    Commercial Agency

    • The building is let in its entirety to internationally renowned architects Sheppard Robson
    • The property is multi let to four tenants including leading corporate and media law practice Marriott Harrison & GS1 (UK)
  • 287-291 Lord Street

    287/291 Lord Street, Southport PR8

    287-291 Lord Street

    287/291 Lord Street, Southport PR8

    Description

    Prime property let on a long lease to Next Plc

    Commercial Agency

    • Sale of Freehold Investment
    • Sold to a private family trust for a figure in excess of £1 million
  • 9-37_Fore_Street-03_original (1)

    37 Fore Street, Tiverton EX16

    9-37_Fore_Street-03_original (1)

    37 Fore Street, Tiverton EX16

    Description

    Major property let to Argos Stores Ltd

    Commercial Agency

    • Sale of Freehold Investment
    • Sold to private purchaser for a figure in excess of £1.5 million
  • 48 Broadley Terrace Hi Res

    48 Broadley Terrace, London NW1

    48 Broadley Terrace Hi Res

    48 Broadley Terrace, London NW1

    Description

    Quirky office on the North side of Marylebone

    Commercial Agency

    • Letting on behalf of the landlord
    • Let within 4 weeks of taking on the instruction and achieve a rent 20% higher than what was initially quoted.
  • 34-41 Savile Row

    34-41 Savile Row, Mayfair, London W1

    34-41 Savile Row

    34-41 Savile Row, Mayfair, London W1

    Description

    Retail units including Nick Tentis Ltd, Davies & Son, Gaziano & Girling and William Hunt

    Commercial Agency

    • Flagship building in this world renowned retail location
    • Client purchase 2013 with retail rents at £195 Zone A
    • Asset management and leasing advice promoting heritage British tailoring.
    • New lettings completed to British icon Jeff Banks and Gaziano & Girling luxury footwear
    • Rentals of £275 Zone A achieved, a 40% increase in 2 years.

    Asset Management

    • Tenant engineering to add value

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Advising Landlord in shops rent reviews and lease renewal negotiations
  • 105-109 Chase Side, Enfield EN2

    105-109 Chase Side, Enfield EN2

    Description

    Acquired decommissioned petrol station on behalf of private client

    Commercial Agency

    • Planning consent granted for new mixed used development in town centre
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    11 Sloane Street, London SW1

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    11 Sloane Street, London SW1

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Negotiated lease re-gear for shop tenant in prestigious location

  • 134 Brompton Road

    134 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge SW3

    134 Brompton Road

    134 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge SW3

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Advising tenant in shop lease renewal
  • 24 Albemarle

    24 Albemarle Street/Grafton Street, Mayfair London W1

    24 Albemarle

    24 Albemarle Street/Grafton Street, Mayfair London W1

    Description

    The property comprises a Regency style corner building of Portland stone construction, arranged over a basement and five upper floors totalling 10,266 sq ft. The property is located on the corner of Albemarle Street and Grafton Street in the centre of Mayfair

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Acting for Landlord in entire building rent review against Garrards
  • 26 New Bond Street, Mayfair

    26 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1

    26 New Bond Street, Mayfair

    26 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Description

    Traditional masonry brick construction arranged over five floors. The accommodation provides retail space on the ground floor, stores on the basement and offices on first, second and third floors.

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Acting for Landlord in shop building rent review against Lucie Campbell
  • Van Cleef & Arpels, 9 New Bond Street (1)

    9 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Van Cleef & Arpels, 9 New Bond Street (1)

    9 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Description

    The property comprises a mid terrace five floor building of masonry construction. The accommodation provides ground floor retail space with upper floor office space.

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Acted for Landlord in shop building rent reviews against Van Cleef and Arpels
  • Mikimoto, 179 New Bond St (1)

    179 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Mikimoto, 179 New Bond St (1)

    179 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Description

    Located on New Bond Street, the property is arranged over six floors with retail space on the ground and basement floors and office accommodation on the floors above.

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Acted for Landlord in shop building rent reviews against Mikimoto
  • 56 Poland Street (2)

    55 Poland Street, London W1

    56 Poland Street (2)

    55 Poland Street, London W1

    Description

    Acting on behalf of a private investor Metrus leased a total of 3,860 sq.ft.  arranged over lower ground & ground floors to a Post Production company

    Commercial Agency

    • Metrus achieved a competitive inclusive rent, on a short-term basis
  • 17 Grosvenor Street 1

    17 Grosvenor Street, Mayfair, London W1

    17 Grosvenor Street 1

    17 Grosvenor Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Description

    Traditional Mayfair Property

    Commercial Agency

    • Let o behalf of the Landlord on a short term basis
  • Cartier, 175-177 New Bond St (2)

    175-177 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Cartier, 175-177 New Bond St (2)

    175-177 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Description

    Located on New Bond Street, the property is arranged over six floors with retail space on the ground and basement floors and office accommodation on the floors above

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Acted for Landlord in rent reviews on entire building against Cartier
  • 7 Morocco Street, London SE1

    7 Morocco Street, London SE1

    Description

    Acquired the freehold of this grade A office building in close proximity to the Shard.

    Commercial Agency

    • Sourced off market investment opportunity matching specific client requirement
  • 40-44 Newman Street (2)

    40-44 Newman Street, London W1

    40-44 Newman Street (2)

    40-44 Newman Street, London W1

    Description

    The property provides a substantial multi-let building of ornate character positioned in the heart of Fitzrovia.

    Property Management

    • The property has been managed by Metrus in excess of 10 years
    • Metrus provided a bespoke management approved which underpins the value of this asset.
  • CR0 2TB-14

    60-62 London Road, Croydon CR0

    CR0 2TB-14

    60-62 London Road, Croydon CR0

    Description

    Fantastic mix-use corner building

    Commercial Agency

    • Let and sold on behalf of the Landlord
    • Achieved a strong rent to a local retailer and followed by selling the property at a price 25% higher than the market level.
  • Staple Court Inn (2)

    Staple Court, 11 Staple Inn, London WC1

    Staple Court Inn (2)

    Staple Court, 11 Staple Inn, London WC1

    Description

    High quality Grade II listed office building comprising 27,500 sq ft of offices arranged over lower ground, ground & three upper floors

    Commercial Agency

    • The property is multi let to four tenants including leading corporate and media law practice Marriott Harrison & GS1 (UK)
    • Highly reversionary office investment with opportunity to substantially improve rent profile
  • Lincoln Inn's Field (1)

    67-69 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2

    Lincoln Inn's Field (1)

    67-69 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2

    Description

    Substantial office building comprising 31,000 sq ft of modern offices located in this historic location which is London’s largest public square

    Commercial Agency

    • Acquired on behalf of Charitable Trust with the majority of the income secured with Queen Mary & Westfield College, University of London
    • Asset has increased over £10m in value since original purchase 7 years ago
  • Bond Street House

    Bond Street House, 14A Clifford Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Bond Street House

    Bond Street House, 14A Clifford Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Property Management

    • Recently appointed to manage this prime Bond Street property
    • Metrus are delighted to be given the instruction to maintain both the retail and office accommodation under its stewardship.
  • 11 poland street

    D'Arblay House, 11 Poland St, Soho, London W1F

    11 poland street

    D'Arblay House, 11 Poland St, Soho, London W1F

    Description

    Media style offices let on behalf of landlord in central Soho

    Commercial Agency

    • Re-gear on behalf of the landlord
    • Let on new flexible lease option in conjunction with clients instructions
  • 33 Grosvenor Place (2)

    33 Grosvenor Place, Belgravia, London SW1

    33 Grosvenor Place (2)

    33 Grosvenor Place, Belgravia, London SW1

    Property Management

    • Recently placed with Metrus, this prestige office building of almost 200,000 sq. ft. sits high in status within the Victoria sub-market.
  • 53-54 Grosvenor Street

    53-54 Grosvenor Street, Mayfair, London W1

    53-54 Grosvenor Street

    53-54 Grosvenor Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Description

    Smart Mayfair office with a fantastic fit out

    Commercial Agency

    • Assigned on behalf of the Tenant
    • Metrus assigned the lease in the midst of a difficult Mayfair market, at a higher rent than the available vacant floors in the building (being marketed by the Landlord).
  • 25 Hanover Square (2)

    25 Hanover Square, Mayfair, London W1

    25 Hanover Square (2)

    25 Hanover Square, Mayfair, London W1

    Property Management

    • Managed for almost 10 years
    • The first London Office building to achieved £100 per sq ft rental
    • It remains a high quality building with strong occupier demand

    Commercial Agency

    • Let over 4,000 sq. ft. of Grade A office space on behalf of overseas client
    • Metrus accomplished a fantastic level of rent on competitive lease terms during a tough Mayfair Market.
  • 9 Charlotte Street Landscape Feature Image

    7-9 Charlotte Street, London W1

    9 Charlotte Street Landscape Feature Image

    7-9 Charlotte Street, London W1

    Description

    Media style office in the heart of Fitzrovia

    Commercial Agency

    • Let on behalf of the Landlord
    • Let at an attractive rent on advantageous terms despite there being multiple nearby options to choose from
  • 103 Mount Street

    103 Mount Street, Mayfair, London W1

    103 Mount Street

    103 Mount Street, Mayfair, London W1

    Description

    A prestige office building located in the Mayfair heartland, improving at a street for both office and retail uses.

    Property Management

    • Metrus has recently been appointed to manage this prestige building.
    • The building achieves high demand and has asset management opportunities.
  • 4 Tenterden Street (2)

    4 Tenterden St, Mayfair, London W1

    4 Tenterden Street (2)

    4 Tenterden St, Mayfair, London W1

    Description

    A quality office building of 15,000 sq ft

    Property Management

    • Metrus has recently been appointed to manage the building
    • Adjacent to the proposed Bond Street Cross rail entrance, ripe for redevelopment/ refurbishment to take advantage of a rapidly improving location

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Negotiated surrender of AIB office lease of entire building on behalf of the Landlord

    Commercial Agency

    • Let 14,000 sq ft of office space on behalf of overseas clients on strong, flexible terms
    • Metrus let each floor on an individual basis to impressive covenants that include Mace Group
  • 31-32 Islington Green

    31-32 Islington Green, London N1

    31-32 Islington Green

    31-32 Islington Green, London N1

    Property Management

    • A high quality office and retail development in the heart of Islington.
  • Burlington Arcade

    Burlington Arcade, 51 Piccadilly, London W1

    Burlington Arcade

    Burlington Arcade, 51 Piccadilly, London W1

    Description

    As the oldest shopping centre in the world this prestige scheme consists of 50 units

    Property Management

    • 50 units of the highest quality retailers in a world renown setting.
    • Metrus has managed the property for almost 10 years.
  • 120 Holborn

    120 Holborn, London EC1

    120 Holborn

    120 Holborn, London EC1

    Description

    300,000 sq ft of office space and 30 retail units

    Property Management

    • This impressive island site forms the premier property fronting Holborn Circus.
    • The property has been managed by Metrus for over 13 years.
  • Joseph, St John's Wood High Street

    19 St John’s Wood High Street, London NW8

    Joseph, St John's Wood High Street

    19 St John’s Wood High Street, London NW8

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Rent review on prime retail unit on behalf of landlord.
    • Negotiated settlement reached establishing a new rental tone and providing a basis for an uplift in asset value on client’s other retail holdings in the street.
  • 8 Weymouth Mews (2)

    8 Weymouth Mews, London W1

    8 Weymouth Mews (2)

    8 Weymouth Mews, London W1

    Commercial Agency

    • Substantially refurbished self-contained office building acquired on behalf of Private Property Company
    • Terms were secured on behalf of client prior to the property going to the full open market
  • 17 St George Street

    17 St George Street, London W1

    17 St George Street

    17 St George Street, London W1

    Description

    Prime Mayfair office building

    Commercial Agency

    • Provided strategic leasing advice
    • Secured a tenancy in excess of market rental values
  • 1-1a Old Bond Street

    1 Old Bond Street, London W1

    1-1a Old Bond Street

    1 Old Bond Street, London W1

    Commercial Agency

    • Entire 1st and 2nd floor offices let on behalf of Far Eastern Investors
    • Let to Polo Ralph Lauren.
  • 1A & 1B St Johns Wood High St NW8 Google

    1A & 1B St Johns Wood High St NW8

    1A & 1B St Johns Wood High St NW8 Google

    1A & 1B St Johns Wood High St NW8

    Description

    Premises let to Snog Juice Bar and Interflora

    Commercial Agency

    • Negotiation of leasehold surrenders
    • Surrendered to the landlord for future redevelopment
  • 37 Great Portland Street

    37 Great Portland Street, Marylebone, London W1

    37 Great Portland Street

    37 Great Portland Street, Marylebone, London W1

    Description

    A self-contained, cost-effective building in the middle of Great Portland Street

    Commercial Agency

    • Let on behalf of the Landlord
    • Surpassed clients expectations by securing an excellent rent level
  • Weston Super Mare

    16-28 High Street, Weston-super-Mare BS23

    Weston Super Mare

    16-28 High Street, Weston-super-Mare BS23

    Commercial Agency

    • Multi-let retail parade
    • Sold to a private buyer at c.£2.5million
  • 29-35-Rathbone-St_web

    Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1

    29-35-Rathbone-St_web

    Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1

    Description

    Ongoing project.

    Asset Management

    • Identified that the property was currently under utilised
    • Appointed professional team, negotiated surrenders  and short term lets to cover planning period
    • Indicative consent for rear extension, and for adding another floor to the property
    • Expected to show close to 50% return on capital.
  • 49 Chiltern Street (2)

    49 Chiltern Street, London W1

    49 Chiltern Street (2)

    49 Chiltern Street, London W1

    Commercial Agency

    • Letting to Bella Freud at a rent 20% above asking terms.
  • Le Pain Quotidien, 212 Fulham Road

    212 Fulham Road, London SW10

    Le Pain Quotidien, 212 Fulham Road

    212 Fulham Road, London SW10

    Description

    Restaurant and residential investment property in Chelsea

    Commercial Agency

    • Letting and lease extension
    • Granted to Le Pain Quotidien at a rent of £110,000 per annum exclusive

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Acquisition on behalf of private family trust.
    • Subsequent rent review on restaurant unit and the negotiation of residential lease extension claims on flats, maximising return for client.
  • 92-94 High Street, Sutton

    92-94 High Street, Sutton, SM1

    92-94 High Street, Sutton

    92-94 High Street, Sutton, SM1

    Commercial Agency

    • Prime investment sale at a figure close to £3million
  • 15-19 High Street, Solihull

    15-19 High Street, Solihull, B91

    15-19 High Street, Solihull

    15-19 High Street, Solihull, B91

    Commercial Agency

    • Sale of prime multi-let retail building at a figure close to the asking terms of £4million
  • 7 Royal George Buildings, Rugby

    7 Royal George Buildings, Rugby, CV21

    7 Royal George Buildings, Rugby

    7 Royal George Buildings, Rugby, CV21

    Commercial Agency

    • Private investment sale of a Caffè Nero store
  • 27 Denmark Hill (2)

    27 Denmark Hill, Camberwell, SE5

    27 Denmark Hill (2)

    27 Denmark Hill, Camberwell, SE5

    Commercial Agency

    • Freehold retail and office building
    • Sold on behalf of private investor within the heart of the up and coming submarket of Camberwell
  • 13-14 Cork Street

    14 Cork Street, London W1

    13-14 Cork Street

    14 Cork Street, London W1

    Description

    Prestigious Mayfair office building

    Overview

    • Letting of the 3rd floor
    • Let on behalf of private investor at a record rent in the building of £82 per square foot
  • 21-22 Warwick Street (2)

    21-22 Warwick Street, London W1

    21-22 Warwick Street (2)

    21-22 Warwick Street, London W1

    Description

    Boutique Soho restaurant & office building

    Commercial Agency

    • Let 4 floors in the building in excess of asking terms
    • The client has enjoyed an uplift of 50% on rents compared to 3 years ago
  • 25-26 Gerrard Street Google

    25/26 Gerrard Street, London W1

    25-26 Gerrard Street Google

    25/26 Gerrard Street, London W1

    Description

    Prominent corner mixed use restaurant and office building comprising 7,000 sq ft located in the heart of China Town providing a restaurant over lower ground/ground floors with offices above

    Commercial Agency

    • The property is multi let to three tenants including leading Chinese restaurant Gerrard’s corner.
    • Acquired on behalf of private individual and leasing and management advice provided.
    • Let at quoting rent to excellent quality tenant
    • Managed for over 10 years
    • Let within 4 weeks of marketing at a rent higher than quoting
  • 60 Sloane Ave Ext. (1)

    60 Sloane Avenue, London SW3

    60 Sloane Ave Ext. (1)

    60 Sloane Avenue, London SW3

    Description

    A mixed use building providing a total of 172,561 sq. ft. of modern office, residential and retail accommodation in the heart of Victoria.

    Asset Management

    • Key role played by Metrus in pre- acquisition due diligence
    • Preparation of business plan for the asset
    • Tactical program of rent reviews and renewals on retail and gym with settlements substantially higher than vendor’s targets.

    Property Management

    • The former Harrods Depository, this high quality office property has been managed by Metrus for 5 years.

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Rent reviews on office and retail accommodation settled on behalf of the landlord by negotiation with significant increases in rent agreed for our client.

    Commercial Agency

    • Metrus have strategically segmented and let what is essentially “second hand space” to a variety of well-established and growing tenants. All tenants’ leases have been varied or agreed to reflect the landlord’s long-term plans for the building.
  • Bedford House (2)

    Bedford House, 21a John Street, London W1

    Bedford House (2)

    Bedford House, 21a John Street, London W1

    Description

    30,000 sq ft multi-let office building

    Property Management

    • Initial replacement of historic HVAC system as part of 1st floor refurbishment to act as model for remainder of building
    •  Negotiated with legal tenants for replacement of HVAC system on all floors by landlord in return for grant of new leases to 2022
    • Works undertaken out of hours and weekends with tenants being decanted between floors on phased basis
    • Increased rents from £25 psf to £35 psf.

    Commercial Agency

    • Let on behalf of the Landlord and secured a fantastic tenant in NBC

    Asset Management

    • Provision of business plan and ongoing advice to substantially increase floor areas and to refurbish the building
  • 350-Euston-Road_web

    Regents Place, 350 Euston Road, London NW1

    350-Euston-Road_web

    Regents Place, 350 Euston Road, London NW1

    Commercial Agency

    • Instructed to acquire new UK HQ for a leading Dental Orthodontics Manufacturer
    • Very specific requirement due to importance of location and proximity to Harley Street
    • Agreed terms for the last available floor in British Lands prestigious Regents Place Estate of  8,500 sq ft Grade A offices
    • Provided strategic advice on sub-letting the clients existing space in existing premises simultaneous to the letting of their new HQ to mitigate costs for the client.
  • 7 Howick Pl (2)

    7 Howick Place, London SW1

    7 Howick Pl (2)

    7 Howick Place, London SW1

    Description

    Outstanding ground and 1st floor offices let within this prestigious landmark building in the heart of Victoria

    Commercial Agency

    • Formulated leasing & marketing strategy. Acting on behalf of an overseas investor instructed to dispose of circa 5,000 sq ft  within this landmark building
    • Provided extensive advice in relation to the landlords specification of works
    • Advised the landlord and negotiated on their behalf, a 10 year reversionary lease with Development Securities on 30,000 sqft following a lease assignment by a Philips de Pury

    Property Management

    • Converted form the former Post office this stunning office/ design accommodation
    • With residential apartment it sits in the centre of Victoria rapidly improving commercial heartland.

  • 51a-St-Johns-Wood_web

    1-51A St John’s Wood High Street, London NW8

    51a-St-Johns-Wood_web

    1-51A St John’s Wood High Street, London NW8

    Description

    Parade of 30 shops in this highly affluent ‘village’ location

    Commercial Agency

    • Leasing and asset management advice to improve rental values and tenant mix
    • Lettings achieved in 2014 at new record rents in excess of £180 Zone A
    • Quality new tenants include Rigby & Peller and Topps Boutique.

    Asset Management

    • Tenant engineering to increase value
  • Camden-Island_web

    Camden Island, 106-110 Kentish Town Road NW1

    Camden-Island_web

    Camden Island, 106-110 Kentish Town Road NW1

    Commercial Agency

    • On behalf of overseas investor freehold office/residential investment sold comprising 51,000 sq ft to Threadneedle Property Investments off market
    • Provided strategic advice to client to ensure maximum value extracted from investment sale by highlighting selective prospective purchasers to approach
    • Implemented various lettings to ensure property fully occupied/income producing prior to sale.
  • Blackburn-House_web

    Blackburn House, Blackburn Road, West Hampstead NW6

    Blackburn-House_web

    Blackburn House, Blackburn Road, West Hampstead NW6

    Commercial Agency

    • Instructed to acquire new London HQ for global leader in travel media, Ink Publishing
    • Secured off market opportunity and agreed terms for new 25,000 sq ft warehouse style offices
    • Provided strategic advice on sub-letting excess space to an International airline at a far superior rent.
  • Capture

    72-74 High Street and 1-7 Market Street, Watford, WD17

    Capture

    72-74 High Street and 1-7 Market Street, Watford, WD17

    Description

    Multi Let investment acquired on behalf of a private investor

    Commercial Agency

    • Acquired on behalf of a private investor, the majority of the income secured with Nat West Bank and The Co-Operative Bank
    • Asset management opportunities for the purchaser with potential for residential redevelopment of upper parts
  • Baltic Street

    16-22 Baltic Street, London EC1

    Baltic Street

    16-22 Baltic Street, London EC1

    Description

    Freehold office building 15,000 sq ft acquired on behalf of Charitable Trust in the heart of Clerkenwell

    Commercial Agency

    • Provided Investment, development & refurbishment appraisals
    • Completed short term lettings to mitigate clients liability prior to refurbishment
    • Formulated refurbishment programme, leasing and marketing advice.
    • Metrus achieved a competitive deal in a tough Farringdon leasing market.

    Asset Managmenet

    • Substantial refurbishment based on agreed business plan
  • MUTUAL-HOUSE_011_web

    Mutual House, 70 Conduit Street, London W1

    MUTUAL-HOUSE_011_web

    Mutual House, 70 Conduit Street, London W1

    Description

    Situated in prime Mayfair, Metrus let the entire 2nd, 4th and 6th office floors at over 10,000 sq ft at asking rents within 6 months of marketing, exceeding clients objectives.

    Commercial Agency

    • Acting on behalf of overseas investors instructed to dispose of circa 10,000 sq ft over 3 floors within this landmark building
    • Within 3 months of being instructed lettings were completed
    • Previous appointed agents had been marketing the accommodation for 9 month’s
    • Provided strategic advice on leasing & marketing strategy.

     

  • 10 Midford Place

    10 Midford Place, London W1

    10 Midford Place

    10 Midford Place, London W1

    Description

    Extensively refurbished offices within the heart of Fitzrovia

    Commercial Agency

    • Entire 2nd, 3rd and 4th floors circa 11,000 sq ft to let on behalf of CBRE Global Investors
    • Provided extensive advice in relation to the landlords specification of works
    • Formulated leasing & marketing strategy
    • Completed lettings on 3 out of 4 floors within 4 weeks of practical completion of landlords works
    • Exceeded clients expectations on rental value by 15%.
  • Grand-Buildings_web

    One Strand, London WC2

    Grand-Buildings_web

    One Strand, London WC2

    Description

    200,000 sq ft building occupied by offices an retailers alike

    Property Management

    • Over the past few years the property has been substantially refurbished with a new entrance lobby and atrium.
  • chalk-farm-road

    81-84 Chalk Farm Road, London NW1

    chalk-farm-road

    81-84 Chalk Farm Road, London NW1

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Probate Valuation for Family Trust
    • Negotiated Dilapidations for Landlord
    • Assisted in letting of D2 Leisure building
    • Negotiated Lease terms
  • Polo, 1-5 New Bond St (2)

    1-5 New Bond Street, London W1

    Polo, 1-5 New Bond St (2)

    1-5 New Bond Street, London W1

    Description

    The world famous retail and office headquarters of Polo Ralph Lauren in London. Prestigious retail store in central London with 32,500 sq ft offices above

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Negotiated rent review for Landlord
    • Prepared case for Expert Determination and Oral Hearing

    Property Management

    • Metrus are delighted to have represent the owner in managing this property for over 10 years

  • 7-Trostre_South-11_original

    Parc Trostre, Llanelli, South Wales SA14

    Trostre-South1

    Parc Trostre, Llanelli, South Wales SA14

    Description

    60,000 sq ft retail warehouse rent review in strategic regional shopping centre

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Negotiate rent review for freeholder
    • Prepare case for Arbitration.
  • National Air Traffic Services - Solent Business Park - 4000 Parkway

    NATS Complex, Solent Business Park, Hants PO15

    National Air Traffic Services - Solent Business Park - 4000 Parkway

    NATS Complex, Solent Business Park, Hants PO15

    Description

    261,000 sq ft high grade office and training facility in 5 buildings on a 15 acre site

    Property Management

    • Metrus appointed 2015
    • Assisted clients in implementing lease re-gearing
    • Metrus in day to day contact with tenants to ensure that consents for ongoing tenant management plans are reported and approved timeously.
    • Estate service charges monitoring.
  • Spectrum 8, Spectrum Business Park, Seaham, Durham

    Spectrum 8, Spectrum Business Park, Seaham, Durham, SR7

    Spectrum 8, Spectrum Business Park, Seaham, Durham

    Spectrum 8, Spectrum Business Park, Seaham, Durham, SR7

    Description

    30,000 sq ft Modern office building let FRI to Durham CC

    Property Management

    • Metrus appointed 2015
    • Metrus liaised with previous owners/developers to ensure original defects were rectified under warranty, protecting landlord and tenant interests
  • 32-Regennt-Street

    32 Regent Street, Swindon SN1

    32-Regennt-Street

    32 Regent Street, Swindon SN1

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Bank building let to Santander UK Ltd
    • 6,000 sq ft arranged over ground and upper floors
    • Situated on the pedestrianised section of Regent Street at the edge of the prime pitch relatively close to Brunel Shopping Centre
    • Preparing Expert Evidence for court on the landlord’s behalf regarding the terms of the new lease
  • 17-Wigmore-Street

    Wigmore Street, London W1

    17-Wigmore-Street

    Wigmore Street, London W1

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Lease extensions on flats in central West End location with 69 years unexpired on behalf of landlord client.
    • Provision of statutory valuation advice, and undertaking negotiations with lessees’ surveyors.
    • Settlements reached without the need for Tribunal hearing thus ensuring the most cost-effective outcome for client.
  • 60-66 Wardour St

    National House, 60-66 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1

    60-66 Wardour St

    National House, 60-66 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1

    Description

    A traditional 20,000 sq ft office building, refurbished and sought after by media companies in the Soho marketplace. Mixed office and retail scheme project timescale 5 years+

    Property Management

    • Managed by Metrus for over 30 years

    Commercial Agency

    • Carried out phased floor by floor refurbishment to achieve higher rental returns
    • Full replacement of M&E plant to give all tenants their own systems
    • Achieved substantial savings by re-tendering of all maintenance contracts.
  • 37-St-John's-Wood

    37 St John’s Wood High Street, London NW8

    37-St-John's-Wood

    37 St John’s Wood High Street, London NW8

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Lease renewal on prime retail unit in affluent location on behalf of landlord.
    • Settled prior to court proceedings on basis of 10 year term certain at new rental tone.
    • Positive impact upon value of client’s ownership in street.
  • Rowley's,-113-Jermyn-St_web

    113 Jermyn Street, London SW1

    Rowley's,-113-Jermyn-St_web

    113 Jermyn Street, London SW1

    Lease Advisory & Valuation

    • Rent review on restaurant, office and residential building in St James’s on behalf of tenant of whole building.
    • Sublease rent reviews subsequently pursued in respect of offices and residential on the upper floors.
    • High value St James’s location.
    • Successful outcome minimising client’s net rental liability.
  • 179-Oxford-Street_web

    177/179 Oxford Street, London W1

    179-Oxford-Street_web

    177/179 Oxford Street, London W1

    Description

    Prestige office and retail property of 30,000 sq ft

    Property Management

    • Recent acquisition for far eastern client, being part of a larger portfolio transferred to Metrus management.
  • 51-Frith-St_web

    53-55 Frith Street & 8-11 Bateman Street, London W1

    51-Frith-St_web

    53-55 Frith Street & 8-11 Bateman Street, London W1

    Description

    29,000 sq ft multi-let, mixed use building in the heart of Soho

    Commercial Agency

    • Short term office and retail lettings on behalf of Private client
    • Enhancing asset value
    • Continuity of income and in keeping with asset strategy

    Asset Management

    • Planning permission obtained for reconfiguration to improve asset value

    Property Management

    • Already an established mixed use property, Metrus have managed the site for over 30 years.

     

  • Templar-House

    Templar House, Ashford, Kent, TN23

    Templar-House

    Templar House, Ashford, Kent, TN23

    Description

    10,000 sq ft office building, Kent project timescale 12 months

    Asset Management

    • Obtained substantial dilapidations settlement from vacating tenant which funded programme
    • Arranged short term letting to cover holding cost whilst consents were obtained
    • Obtained indicative consent for conversion of existing offices to residential plus a number of extra flats
    • Property value increased by over 100%.
  • 35707_57-59_beak_street

    57-59 Beak Street, London W1

    35707_57-59_beak_street

    57-59 Beak Street, London W1

    Description

    Let the 3rd floor of this media-style office building on behalf of Smoke and Mirrors Group.

    Commercial Agency

    • Metrus achieved high rental on a short-term, flexible basis.
  • Kent-House

    Kent House, Ashford, Kent TN23

    Kent-House

    Kent House, Ashford, Kent TN23

    Description

    46,000 sq ft office building Ashford, project ongoing

    Asset Management

    • At time of purchase building had vacancy rates of close to 50%
    • Introduced standard all inclusive leases for small suites allowing occupation in 3 days
    • Carried out refurbishment of vacant suites, which attracted a single tenant for the balance of the vacant space.

    Property Management

    • Supported on site team to provide coordinated management approach
    • Rationalised site staff to provide improved front of house services
    • Retendered service contracts to enhance value
    • Initiated maintenance programming.
  • Airport-Industrial

    Airport Industrial Estate, Main Road, Biggin Hill, Westerham, Greater London TN16

    Airport-Industrial

    Airport Industrial Estate, Main Road, Biggin Hill, Westerham, Greater London TN16

    Description

    125,000 sq ft light industrial, project timescale 12 months

    Asset Management

    • Buildings were in poor condition with high vacancy rates and falling rents
    • Carried out repairs to properties, appointed agents better appointed top deal with light industrial property
    • Let vacant units with growth in rental values
    • Property sold at 50% above market valuation.
  • Beckton Retail Park

    Beckton Retail Park, London E6

    Beckton Retail Park

    Beckton Retail Park, London E6

    Description

    130,000 sq ft retail shopping park

      Asset Management

      • Asset Management including lettings management, tenant engineering and masterplanning
  • 155 Aztec West, Bristol

    155 Aztec West, Bristol BS32

    155 Aztec West, Bristol

    155 Aztec West, Bristol BS32

    Asset Management

    • Lease surrender, substantial refurbishment, lettings management and pre-let prior to practical completion