CKD Galbraith were instructed by Bunzl to search for new premises to the west of Glasgow as part of a wider strategic review of the CHS business.
Commercial Agency partner Richard Higgins undertook a search of suitable properties and identified the property at Linwood which was newly constructed but had never been occupied since construction.
Terms were negotiated for a new lease.
Partner Martin Cassels, from the Building Surveying team, carried out a full building survey. Despite only being a few years old and unoccupied, we identified problems with the roof and successfully negotiated restrictions to the repairing obligations, which would otherwise have been on FRI terms.