Northern Trust has a retained portfolio totalling more than 8 million sq ft. There are more than 200 individual industrial, trade and office parks, with the portfolio containing over 3,600 individual units, with the vast majority let to SMEs.
Northern Trust are long term investors, rather than developer/traders of assets, and take a long term view on maximising returns through the provision of secure, well maintained employment assets. As a result, Northern Trust has significant on-going investment in its existing portfolio to ensure its occupiers continue to attract staff and custom. Northern Trust can provide flexible solutions to SMEs and the wider business community. Northern Trust enables customers to concentrate on running their business, with the opportunity to expand and relocate within an extensive portfolio.
The portfolio extends from the South Midlands to the central belt of Scotland and is actively managed by Northern Trust’s in-house surveying practice, Whittle Jones Chartered Surveyors, with four regional offices in the North West, North East, Yorkshire and Midlands.
With c 2,900 existing customers currently occupying space within the portfolio we are looking to add new customers and all assets can be looked at via the link to our in-house surveyors’ website www.whittlejones.com. In addition please do not hesitate to contact the investment team in respect of any interest you may have in occupying any of our assets.
To complement the company’s development programme, Northern Trust are actively looking for further investment opportunities to add to the company’s extensive employment portfolio, and new opportunities should be forwarded or discussed with the investment team. The main geographical regions of interest are: North West, Yorkshire, North East, Midlands and Scotland.