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Angling Direct plc continues its branch expansion programme
01st January 2019
Angling Direct plc continues its branch expansion plan for 2019, having satisfied its 2018 requirements list. A further 15 stores are needed across the country by the leading fishing tackle company in the UK. For 2019, our Target Towns are in the West Midlands and the North of the country, but all UK locations are being sought. Details of properties matching the attached Requirement List will be immediately considered and early decisions communicated.
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RICS Commercial Property Market Survey, 2018 (Q3)
12th November 2018
The Q3 2018 RICS UK Commercial Property Market Survey
results point to a fairly subdued trend across the occupier
market, with respondents citing Brexit uncertainty is weighing on occupier decisions to a certain extent. That said, structural changes continue to pose the most significant near term challenge for retailers, while on the flipside, conditions within the industrial segment continue to benefit from the shift towards online shopping.
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RICS Commercial Property Market Survey, 2018 (Q2)
19th July 2018
The Q2 2018 RICS UK Commercial Property Market survey results show the downturn across the retail sector intensifying, with stores in secondary locations displaying particularly negative rental and capital value projections. This remains in contrast with the performance of the industrial sector, which continues to attract solid demand from both occupiers and investors.

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RICS Commercial Property Market Survey, 2018 (Q1)
26th April 2018
The Q1 2018 RICS UK Commercial Property Market survey results show a growing divide between the already struggling retail sector and a still healthy backdrop within
the industrial segment. What’s more, retail weakness has become more apparent across all parts of the UK over recent quarters. As for Norfolk, it's the opening of the NDR that interests us in terms of its potential impact on the property scene as a whole. Read the full report here.
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Angling Direct expands branch network
27th January 2018
Bastin Commercial has been appointed to acquire a further 25 branch outlets for Angling Direct plc, one of the leading fishing tackle companies in the UK. For 2018, our Target Towns are in the East Midlands, East Anglia and around around the M25, but all UK locations are being sought. Details of properties matching the attached Requirement List will be immediately considered and early decisions communicated.
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