Archive for: Case studies

Saving business rates during refurbishment

Office Building We recently saved our Client, the occupier of a large office building, £80,000 in business rates during a programme of refurbishment. Overview If […]

Lease Extension Valuation of a Flat in Bude

Lease Extension Valuation We were recently instructed by the Landlord of a ground floor, 2 bedroom flat in Bude, to provide advice on the premium […]

Lease Extension Valuation

Lease extension valuation For many, one of the drawbacks of owning a flat or a maisonette on a long leasehold basis, is the concern the […]

£50,000 in Rates Savings for Property Undergoing Refurbishment Works

Vickery Holman  achieved £50,000 in Rates Savings for Property Undergoing Refurbishment Works We acted on behalf of the new owner of a large warehouse building […]

Business rates and property undergoing redevelopment works

Under the current definition of rateable value there is an assumption property will be ‘in a state of reasonable repair’. The overall effect in most […]

Applying ‘Mazars Ruling’ saves clients thousands in business rates

Mazars Ruling refers to the case ‘Woolway v Mazar’ when in 2016 a Supreme Court case changed the way that the Valuation Office Agency assessed […]

Business Rates change of use savings success

It’s not just offices, retail and industrial units we help with business rates checks and challenges  –  we recently helped a client save £3000 as […]

Rent review helps Exeter business save money

A Rent review allows for the periodical adjustment of commercial rents to the market level applicable at the date of review and these take place […]

What Is Property Acquisition?

What Is Property Acquisition? Commercial property accounts for an estimated 13% of buildings in the United Kingdom. Commercial properties are constantly changing hands through the […]

Business Rates Savings – Empty Property Rates Relief

Vickery Holman have successfully agreed a period of 3 months Empty Property Rates Relief for a large vacant retail unit in Penzance, resulting in a […]