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Photo: OBI appoints Chief Operating Officer

OBI appoints Chief Operating Officer

Real estate advisory firm OBI announced it has appointed Elizabeth Bisby as its Chief Operating Officer and Company Secretary. The team at OBI now totals 30. Elizabeth joins OBI from Sky Betting and Gaming in Leeds, where she spent over three and half years working on numerous finance and HR projects including the divestment of […]

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Photo: 40 Spring Gardens fully let following deal with Aldermore Bank

40 Spring Gardens fully let following deal with Aldermore Bank

Manchester based real estate firm OBI announced the Grade A office building 40 Spring Gardens is now fully let following the expansion across the first and second floors by Aldermore Bank (20,000 sq ft) on a ten year lease. OBI represented the landlords Impax Asset Management, as sole leasing agents for the Grade A office […]

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Photo: Huckletree to open first Manchester operation at Express Building

Huckletree to open first Manchester operation at Express Building

Huckletree, the workspace accelerator, will open its first Manchester operation in the Grade II*Listed Express Building on Great Ancoats Street in autumn 2019. Huckletree is taking the lower ground, ground, and first floors (25,800 sq ft in total) in the 77,600 sq ft building which was built in 1939 for the Daily Express newspaper. The […]

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Photo: Raisin UK make the move to Cobden House, Piccadilly, Manchester

Raisin UK make the move to Cobden House, Piccadilly, Manchester

OBI announced Raisin UK, the on-line savings platform, has acquired 4,187 sq ft on the fourth floor at Cobden House, 12-16 Mosley Street, Manchester on a five year lease at £20.00 per sq ft. Raisin UK is the British arm of leading European deposit marketplace raisin.com. Raisin was established in Berlin in 2013 and has […]

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Photo: Lancaster Buildings, 77 Deansgate fully let

Lancaster Buildings, 77 Deansgate fully let

OBI announced the completion of the phased refurbishment of Lancaster Buildings, 77 Deansgate, Manchester and confirmed the building is fully let following the expansion of Day Architectural into the newly refurbished first floor suite of 3,937 sq ft. OBI acted on behalf of BCL Legal, the landlord of Lancaster Buildings.  BCL Legal occupies the whole […]

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