Project, Company & Market Information
DougraySmith have won the Newcomer of the Year category at the prestigious UK Property Awards. The ceremony to announce the winners was held at the Grosvenor House in London last night. Chris Dougray said: ” We are very proud to win this award and thank our clients for their continued support.” David Smith said: ” As the only Scottish nominee […]
New Space Acquisition at Tanfield DougraySmith are delighted to confirm their appointment to acquire office accommodation on behalf of their fast growing clients FNZ. Suite GF2 adds a further c 12,000 sq ft to FNZ’s existing space within the building.
DougraySmith were part of the City of Edinburgh Council Delegation to China in November 2014. Chris Dougray provided presentations to investors and developers based in Beijing and Shenzen. There is ongoing activity between DougraySmith and a variety of Chinese parties seeking opportunities in Edinburgh, and the wider UK market. Please contact us for more details […]
One of Scotland’s best known entrepreneurs, Shaf Rasul recommended the services of DougraySmith in his weekly column in the Sun newspaper yesterday. The full article can be read below.
The Herald newspaper ran an article on DougraySmith yesterday. The Full article can be seen on page 3 of the electronic version of The Herald Commercial Property magazine here: http://goo.gl/3Aqz7k
DougraySmith acted on behalf of Melford/ Walker Group in the acquisition of Dunedin House in Edinburgh for £1.8M. This 22,000 sq ft building has achieved consent for conversion to residential. Stuart Peters of Melford commented: “This deal cements the ongoing pipeline of new development activity which Melford and our partners are bringing forward to the […]
Acting on behalf of Ambassador Group DougraySmith confirm the purchase of the 114,680 sq ft Alba Campus in Livingston, West Lothian. The clinical trials campus includes office and research and development facilities. Ambassador bought the site for around £20.3m, reflecting a yield of around 77%. The 14-acre campus is let to Quintiles for another 10 […]
DougraySmith are appointed on the sale of a five asset Scottish office investment portfolio. With a total floorspace of c 647,000 sq ft and a combined annual rent of £11.787M, this is one of the largest portfolios brought to market in Scotland in recent years. UPDATE: Sold to Kennedy Wilson, June 2014
In a deal brokered by Dougray Smith The Haymarket development is now in advanced discussions to secure £100 million funding from Evans Randall. This includes a speculative office element in excess of 90,000 sq Ft. This forward funding deal means the long delayed project can progress. A spokesperson from Evans Randall said “They were attracted […]
In a recent survey carried out by Property Week and published in February, David Smith from Dougray Smith was voted as one of the UKs Top 50 Investment Agents for 2014.
We are delighted to announce that Property Week have covered the launch of Dougray Smith. They have focused upon our backgrounds and the companies’ strong relationships which we were pleased they chose to highlight. Our approach as advisers versus brokers is of particular importance to us and maintaining both client and deal integrity has been given […]