Despite having worked across the road from our breakfasting venue until just a couple of years ago, I’d managed to overlook it – and I try my very best to try everything worth eating in the city, when I can. It’s a tough job.
As the leading independent Property Consultancy in Northern Ireland, Osborne King is a natural fit to partner with Retail NI, as we share the same corporate ethos. We also have to pay property rates, and so, we are taking a keen interest in the on-going rates revaluation exercise which will significantly impact the rates we pay from April
So far 2019 has seen a large number of CVA’s including those involving Debenhams, Arcadia Group and Monsoon Accessorize. Aligned with this many retailers are struggling to increase footfall in High Street stores with an increasing number of shoppers choosing to shop on-line.
Osborne King has been shortlisted in the Commercial Estate Agency of the Year category in the 2019 Belfast Telegraph Property Awards in partnership with Electric Ireland.
I am sure we have all been at a social event and asked ‘what do you do?’. My response of ‘I am a Chartered Surveyor’ is regularly greeted by ‘Oh’ followed by a blank stare and instant regret that they asked.
In the first half of 2019 Osborne King raised £500 by holding coffee mornings and “Dress Down Fridays” for Community Rescue Service (CRS).