News

May 8th 2024

New letting secured in Quedgeley

Urgent requirement, now in occupation – RBE Group have taken a new lease at Gabwell Business Centre.

March 12th 2024

KBW sells a slice of Tewkesbury High Street

Swapping loans for provolone, the former Barclays bank at 133-134 High Street is now home to Papa Johns.

February 7th 2024

A fond farewell and happy retirement

KBW gives special thanks to Peter Ogden, who after 12 years with KBW, marks the start of a well-deserved retirement.

February 5th 2024

KBW brew a notable investment sale in Cheltenham

Acting on behalf of Cult Clothing Company, KBW completed the investment sale of 2 Cambray Place, Cheltenham in November 2023.

December 22nd 2023

Opening Hours Christmas 2023

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from the KBW team.

December 22nd 2023

Saucony Acquisition, national retail client

A new outlet store acquisition for Saucony in 2023.

December 20th 2023

Case Study: Rent Review & Lease Extension

As part of the rent review negotiations on this industrial unit in Bishops Cleeve, KBW negotiated a lease extension which was to the benefit of both Landlord and Tenant.

December 19th 2023

We are KBW

Meet the team who make up KBW.

December 18th 2023

KBW Welcomes Ben Crough as Director

Leading our Property Management Department, we are pleased to welcome Ben to the team.

December 17th 2023

New Acquisition for Merrell, national retail client

A newly acquired outlet store for Merrell in 2023.

December 16th 2023

New acquisitions for Sweaty Betty, national retail client

Acting for Sweaty Betty, KBW has negotiated the acquisition of several new stores in UK and Ireland.

December 15th 2023

New acquisitions for Astrid & Miyu, national retail client

KBW continue to help Astrid & Miyu with the exciting expansion of its international store portfolio.

December 14th 2023

Energy Efficiency Changes in 2023, and what’s next?

1st April 2023 saw the expansion of the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards to existing tenancies across the commercial sector.

December 13th 2023

Cheltenham Offices Spark Energy Efficiency Improvements

KBW is delighted to be involved with two Grade A office buildings where energy efficiency is high up on the agenda.

December 12th 2023

Close to full occupancy at Delta Drive

With the last remaining unit now under offer, KBW’s Commercial Agency team has been busy working with a long standing client to secure four new lettings on the estate in 2023.

November 16th 2023

Financial Advisers commit and expand

KBW successfully negotiated a lease renewal and second floor expansion to Montpellier Asset Management on behalf of the Landlord.

July 20th 2023

Invest in Superdry’s headquarters

Cheltenham born retailer, Superdry, has kept its headquarters local to where it all started and is now looking at a sale and leaseback.

July 7th 2023

McLoughlin Planning moves HQ offices

Acting on behalf of Factor 3 Communications Ltd, KBW were delighted to have sub-let part of De La Bere House to this team of Chartered Town Planning and Development Consultants.

January 5th 2023

KBW launches first apprenticeship programme

We are delighted to welcome Abby McCaffrey to the KBW team as an Apprenticeship Surveyor.

January 3rd 2023

The changing face of Cheltenham’s Promenade

KBW is delighted to have been involved with a number of new lettings along Cheltenham’s Promenade recently including Mint Velvet, Santiago’s and Sweaty Betty amongst others.

September 14th 2022

Montpellier retail investment property sold

KBW is very pleased to report the sale of a retail investment property. 12 Montpellier Walk has been sold to an investor, subject to an existing tenancy.

September 12th 2022

Preserving and Protecting Cheltenham’s Architecture

Cheltenham Civic Society have now completed their purchase of Westminster House, 26 Cambray Place, which will become the charity’s new head quarters once refurbished.

September 1st 2022

Inflatable Theme Park Opens in Cheltenham

KBW agrees a letting of the former Airborne Trampoline Park to another family friendly leisure operator.

August 18th 2022

Tonic Beauty Salon & Spa moves to Montpellier

KBW is pleased to have agreed a new lease on behalf of the Landlord to support the expansion of Tonic; Rated No. 1 on Trip Advisor for Spas & Wellness Centres in Cheltenham.

August 17th 2022

Santiago’s opens third restaurant on Cheltenham’s Promenade

“Bienvenido”, a big welcome to Cheltenham’s newest Tapas Bar.

August 11th 2022

Shop local with new village bookshop

The Cleeve Bookshop provides a family friendly bookshop also selling board games, jigsaws, everyday cards and gift wrap.

March 16th 2022

Coffee Lovers Rejoice

With the waft of freshly brewed local coffee and warm pastries, Suffolk Coffee throw open their doors and welcome you in.

March 14th 2022

Rossiter Books embarks on a new chapter

Literary experts Rossiter Books have opened their fourth premises in Cheltenham’s popular Montpellier District.

March 9th 2022

The Grape Escape to Regent Street

KBW is delighted to confirm the relocation of Cheltenham’s much loved Wine Bar to the ever-popular Regent Street.

January 17th 2022

Significant Slice Of Real Estate In Cotswold Beauty Spot

A unique opportunity to acquire 8 period properties in the Cotswold village of Broadway.

October 12th 2021

Cheltenham’s first Espresso Bar

KBW is delighted to announce a new letting to the ever-expanding JM Socials group, this time for their new Espresso Bar ‘For The Saints’.

October 6th 2021

Letting to Cotswold’s Largest Medical Aesthetic Clinic complete

KBW is pleased to announce that Alison Taylor Medical Cosmetics has taken a new lease on the upper floors of 16/17 Clarence Parade in Cheltenham.

October 6th 2021

Another Office Commitment in Cheltenham

Community Union has committed to keeping office staff in Cheltenham with their relocation to 10 Bath Mews, owned by a private client of KBW.

July 21st 2021

Be More Bob

With the rise of pet ownership during the pandemic, Cheltenham shop focused all around our furry friends celebrates its first year.

May 12th 2021

Office relocation for ‘staycation’ experts

KBW is pleased to announce kate & tom’s have relocated to the first floor of a beautiful period building in Royal Crescent, Cheltenham.

May 10th 2021

Two units let to Wheatway Solutions

KBW is pleased to announce two industrial units have been let, on behalf of two different clients, to growing firm Wheatway Solutions Ltd.

May 6th 2021

Tewkesbury Tops Poll for Strongest Local Economy

Research by Raisin, an online savings service, has found Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire to be the UK’s strongest local economy and KBW is delighted to be offering a substantial building right in the heart of the town.

February 23rd 2021

Bolt’s Buddies expands into Gloucester

KBW is pleased to have been involved in negotiating a lease on 330 Bristol Road in Gloucester to Cheltenham born ‘Bolt’s Buddies’; a unique dog daycare centre.

June 4th 2020

Staying home in comfort with Bedfolk

KBW is pleased to announce a recent letting of an industrial unit to Bedfolk; a Cheltenham based company providing comfortable bedding essentials to the UK and beyond.

April 8th 2020

Virtual Viewings with KBW

Property Consultants KBW are pleased to announce the release of ‘virtual viewings’ for available properties.

April 8th 2020

Covid-19: Important Update

A message for our clients, contacts and friends.

April 3rd 2020

Pea Green Physio moves to new premises

KBW is pleased to announce Pea Green Physio as a new neighbour following the letting of a clinic premises in Imperial Square.

March 27th 2020

The Angry Parrot Micropub

After successfully letting a retail unit in Cheltenham to Paul & Jo, KBW is delighted to announce the doors are now open and the real ale flowing under the ‘Angry Parrot’ name.

January 17th 2020

Former Cath Kidston store now let to new occupier

KBW is pleased to announce that there will soon be a new occupier in the former Cath Kidston store on Clarence Street in Cheltenham.

December 16th 2019

New Tewkesbury restaurant set to be a’meze’ing

KBW has successfully found a new tenant for the former Rajbari Bangladeshi Restaurant in Tewkesbury and with its Greek roots we can’t wait to see what Theo’s Restaurant has to offer.

November 14th 2019

KBW handles acquisition of ‘wheelie’ great property

On behalf of Balfe’s Bikes, KBW has acquired a retail unit in a highly visible prime retail area of Fulham in London.

November 13th 2019

Dermatology Clinic moves to Ormond Terrace

Following completion of a lease assignment, KBW is pleased to announce Stratum Clinics will be taking over the former Spire Clinic premises on Ormond Terrace opening Winter 2019.

November 12th 2019

Fashion retailer to replace former Wesley Barrell store

KBW is pleased to report that 3 Queens Circus has just been sold and will soon be the new home of an existing fashion brand in Cheltenham.

August 12th 2019

Keeping Gloucestershire mobile after Tructyre takes on premises

KBW is pleased to announce a letting of Unit 9 Gabwell Business Centre to Tructyre Fleet Management Ltd.

July 8th 2019

Gym Club is the perfect fit for former car showroom

énergie Fitness is set to open its doors for the first time in Cheltenham during the summer of 2019 after taking over a former car showroom on Blaisdon Way.

June 21st 2019

79group takes on larger space in Staverton

KBW is pleased to confirm completion of a new lease to 79group within Britannia House on Staverton Technology Park.

May 23rd 2019

Bar Padron brings a taste of Spain to Cheltenham

KBW is delighted to announce completion of a new lease to Bar Padrōn; Cheltenham’s very own connection into the heart of Spain.

May 13th 2019

Prime Retail Unit Now Let

KBW is pleased to announce completion of a new lease on 6-8 St Georges Road. Situated in the centre of Cheltenham just 60 meters away from the Promenade, 6-8 St Georges Road is a ground floor retail unit within a Grade II* listed building with fully glazed frontage to St […]

February 20th 2019

Salon Stop letting completes at Regent Arcade

Salon Stop has completed its relocation from the first floor balcony to the bridge link at Regent Arcade following completion of a new 5 year lease. 

February 18th 2019

Innovative Company takes on Prestigious Office Building

Cheltenham-born company “Logical Utilities” started life in a second floor office in Imperial Square back in 2010. Almost ten years later and with a team of inspiring individuals they move back into familiar territory as they take over prestigious office building; 20 Imperial Square in Cheltenham.

February 8th 2019

Fairytale letting for Once Upon a Tea Room

The former Indian Restaurant in Winchcombe Street has been completely transformed into a delightful tea room, following the letting to local young entrepreneurial couple.

December 31st 2018

A great end to 2018

The commercial property market continued steadily in 2018 despite the many unknowns in the economy. Over the past 6 months or so, KBW has been pleased to see the completion of sales and lettings in the commercial sector on offices, retail units and industrial premises.

December 18th 2018

Christmas Closure

The office will be closed for the Christmas holiday from 12:30pm Friday 21st December, and will reopen on Wednesday 2nd January at 9am. If you have an emergency relating to a property management issue during this time, please contact Peter Ogden on 07921 106605. From everyone here at KBW, we […]

August 3rd 2018

Entire Office Building to rent in Imperial Square

KBW Chartered Surveyors is pleased to bring to the market this Grade II* listed office building within the heart of Cheltenham.

June 25th 2018

Courtyard offices in Tewkesbury remain popular

The Commercial Agency team at KBW are pleased to announce completion of a new lease to Wates Construction Ltd at Suite 3 The Courtyard in Tewkesbury.

June 4th 2018

Former school house to showcase eclectic and quirky products

KBW are pleased to announce the letting of the Old School House in popular tourist destination Broadway, to entrepreneurial team with a keen eye for fine art and exquisite taste in jewellery; Broadway Luxury.

May 14th 2018

New retailer for Prestbury village

The village of Prestbury has a new retailer opening this week, Leigh’s Hair for Men.

May 11th 2018

Shannon Point now fully let

The Commercial Agency team at KBW are pleased to announce that following completion of a new lease for Unit 2, Shannon Point is now fully occupied

March 1st 2018

Unit sold on Tewkesbury Business Park

KBW has successfully completed the sale of Unit D1 Severn Drive.

January 12th 2018

Ink dry on new lease

Tattoo studio Blood and Honey has renewed its lease of Shop 2 at Tebbit House in Cheltenham.

January 12th 2018

Lease assignment completes

KBW has agreed the assignment of its clients lease of 2A Regent Street, Cheltenham following a swift, successful marketing campaign. Marketing commenced in October 2017, with terms agreed with assignee Santos Payne Ltd before the end of November.

January 2nd 2018

Cheltenham investment sale completes

The sale of 45-49 Clarence Street, Cheltenham has completed. Primarily let to The Boston Tea Party Group, but also including the freehold of some upper floor residential accommodation, the building has been purchased by a local investor.

January 2nd 2018

Pegasus Centre the right choice for new tenant

KBW has successfully agreed a new lease of Unit 9 The Pegasus Centre on behalf of a private pension fund landlord. Choice Trade Frames Ltd has taken the new lease, which completed just before Christmas.

November 23rd 2017

Sale completes on Evesham High Street

The sale of 28 High Street Evesham has completed. A local private property investor has bought the building, which KBW sold on behalf of client Cheltine Limited

October 27th 2017

Sale completes

The sale of 60 Alstone Lane has finally completed following a lengthy legal process. KBW agreed the sale on behalf of client Best Western Enterprises, with the building being acquired by a private pension fund.

October 27th 2017

Lock up shop Let in Cheltenham

Gloucester based e-cigarette shop Vape Bros has expanded into Cheltenham after completing a new lease on 1A Portland Street. KBW agreed lease terms on behalf of the landlord.

October 3rd 2017

A whole lot of effort for the half

A great effort by KBW staff on Sunday, running the Cheltenham Half Marathon for our charity partner Wellchild. Thank you to all of our generous sponsors and congratulations to Richard, Steve, Kev, Bob and Sarah for conquering the course!

September 13th 2017

KBW attends Air Charter Expo 17

Richard Knightley joined the Operations Team from Gloucestershire Airport yesterday at Air Charter Expo 17 at Biggin Hill to talk to delegates about proposed new hangar, warehouse and office space planned at the airport.

August 15th 2017

Client lifted by company expansion

KBW has agreed the assignment of its client Cotswold Panel Products’ lease of Unit 37 Cheltenham Trade Park. The lease has been assigned to Carrylift Materials Handling and enables CPP to relocate to its new, larger facility in Evesham.

August 14th 2017

Team KBW conquer Ride London!

A great effort by Team KBW as Richard Knightley, Steven Wood and Stephen Hemmings successfully completed Ride London 2017!! They were cheered on all the way by our firm’s chosen charity, Wellchild, which laid on a picnic in Green Park afterwards. 150 Wellchild riders took part, raising lots of sponsorship […]

July 24th 2017

Investment property let to Boston Tea Party – For Sale

KBW is instructed to market 45-49 Clarence Street, which is positioned prominently within Cheltenham’s cultural quarter, subject to a lease to The Boston Tea Party Group Limited. Full details available here – 45 49 Clarence Street Cheltenham FINAL

July 24th 2017

1,650 sq ft To Let – Gloucester Business Park

KBW has been instructed to market Unit 9 Pegasus Centre at Gloucester Business Park on a new lease. Further details here – Unit 9 The Pegasus Centre Gloucester Business Park

July 24th 2017

Lease assignment completes

Former tenant T-MISS Ltd has successfully completed the assignment of its lease of the Former Bakery Stores on High Street, Prestbury. KBW acted for the landlord in approving details for the assignment.

July 6th 2017

Residential development opportunity sold

Following receipt of planning consent for a revised residential redevelopment scheme, KBW has successfully negotiated the sale of a site on Alma Road in Cheltenham. The site has been purchased by Cotswold Homes.

June 30th 2017

Cheltenham offices secured by high-tec IT firm

KBW has successfully negotiated a new lease of Hadley House, Bayshill Road. Terms were agreed with the new tenant, cyber security experts Axonex, within days of the property coming to the market. KBW agreed terms on behalf of the landlord, a private pension fund, and also coordinated & managed dilapidation […]

June 29th 2017

Industrial unit sparks company expansion

Rifina Co Ltd, Gloucestershire’s leading independent electrical wholesaler, has completed a new lease of Unit 8A Apollo at Olympus Business Park. KBW agreed terms for the new lease on behalf of the landlord, Best Western Enterprises. The unit in Quedgeley represents Rifina’s fourth unit in the county, adding to depots […]

June 13th 2017

Subway opens branch in Bishops Cleeve

Subway has completed a lease on a new unit built in Bishops Cleeve, fronting Tesco to the rear of Church Road. KBW acted on behalf of developer Blackwater Securities Ltd in agreeing the terms. A further new unit, currently under construction, is also under offer.

June 13th 2017

Unit acquired for engineering firm

KBW has successfully acquired Unit 11 Ashchurch Industrial Estate on behalf of its client Swan Lane Engineering.

May 23rd 2017

KBW celebrates 10 year anniversary

                    KBW Chartered Surveyors celebrated its 10 year anniversary with a night of fun and entertainment at Pittville Pump Room.   Around 150 guests from local and national firms enjoyed drinks and canapes and a fun casino, which raised a lot of money on the night for the firm’s […]

May 5th 2017

Pirates drop anchor at Neptune Business Centre

Recording studios venue Pirate Studios has completed its new lease of Unit 3 Neptune Business Centre, Cheltenham, expanding its UK locations to eleven. Savills acted for Pirate Studios whilst KBW agreed terms on behalf of its retained landlord client Head Ruddy Ltd.

April 25th 2017

Unit To Let in popular trade location

Unit 2 325 Bristol Road, Gloucester is available on a new lease. Details here – Unit 2 325 Bristol Road Gloucester

April 20th 2017

Spring sale of trampoline centre investment

       KBW has negotiated the sale of Unit 5 Tewkesbury Road, Cheltenham, subject to the lease to Jumpstar (Cheltenham) Ltd which trades as Airborne Trampoline Park.

April 20th 2017

A2 lease available, Morris Rd, London

          KBW has been instructed to market Unit 6, 22 Morris Road, London. An assignment of the A2 lease is available, with a premium sought to include the lease, fit out and fixtures and fittings. Further details available here – 22 Morris Road London

March 28th 2017

PURCHASED – off market Wetherspoons investment

KBW has successfully agreed the investment purchase of 15-21 Clarence Street, Cheltenham. The property is let to Wetherspoons on a long term lease. Further details here – https://www.gloucestershirelive.co.uk/not-such-a-cheap-round-cheltenham-town-centre-pub-is-sold-for-3million/story-30233293-detail/story.html

March 28th 2017

New unit To Let for aviation use @ Glos Airport

                    KBW is pleased to offer a new 12,500 sq ft warehouse unit To Let at Gloucestershire Airport, Staverton. A new lease is available to operators within the aviation industry. Please contact Richard Knightley for further information (richard.knightley@kbw.co.uk)

March 27th 2017

Rico takes the biscuit with assignment of Evans Cycles lease

KBW has agreed an assignment of its client Evans Cycles’ lease of A1/A2 The Biscuit Factory, Bermondsey. Following a marketing campaign that generating significant interest in the property, the lease has been assigned to Rico Logistics.

March 27th 2017

Restaurant premises To Let in Cheltenham

          KBW has been instructed to market a new lease of the ground floor restaurant accommodation at 108 Winchcombe Street in Cheltenham. Further details available here – 108 Winchcombe Street Cheltenham

March 27th 2017

Lease of converted barn on popular office development completes

Acting on behalf of client The Walker Pritchard Partnership, KBW has agreed terms for a new lease of The Long Barn at Tewkesbury Business Park. The Long Barn is part of the popular Courtyard office development on Severn Drive and is now the new home of tenant CAD-MAN-DO Design and […]

March 6th 2017

Convenience store to relocate following unit sale

KBW has agreed the sale of Units 6 & 7 Kingsway Local Centre to the owner and proprietor of the convenience store in the adjoining Unit 5. The convenience store will move next door into Units 6 & 7, with a self service launderette added to Unit 5. KBW agreed […]

February 21st 2017

Prestigious office building To Let – Cheltenham

KBW has been instructed to market Hadley House, Bayshill Road on a new lease. Occupying a prime position on the popular Bayshill Road, the detached office building includes a mixture of open plan and cellular accommodation with the benefit of on site parking. Further details available here – Hadley House Bayshill […]

February 14th 2017

Cheltenham restaurant opportunity To Let

KBW has been instructed to market restaurant premises at 45 Winchcombe Street, Cheltenham, which is currently undergoing a significant refurbishment. Interested parties can find further information here – 45 Winchcombe Street Cheltenham

February 14th 2017

Shop To Let – less than 90 metres from new John Lewis store

KBW has been instructed to market 32 Cambray Place, Cheltenham on a new lease. The shop is situated in close proximity to the town’s High Street where a new John Lewis department store is currently under construction. Further details here – 32 Cambray Place Cheltenham

February 10th 2017

High Street investment sold in Tewkesbury

KBW has agreed a sale of 23/24 High Street on behalf of its client Cheltine. The property was sold subject to a lease of the ground floor and basement to Alexander Burn Funeral Directors.

January 20th 2017

Industrial estate responds to occupier demand

KBW has agreed terms with Rapid Response Ambulance Services for a new lease of Units 21 & 22 Malmesbury Road, Cheltenham, securing a fully let estate for its client.

January 9th 2017

KBW delivers former Post Office building

KBW has successfully acquired the Old Post Office building at Colesbourne on behalf of client Home Instead. Home Instead has relocated its offices from the Ullenwood Estate following a comprehensive acquisition search.