Category Archives: Rent Reviews (Commercial)

Pub Co Tied Leases, Questions that you need to Ask and Answers that you need to know. (Part 1)

  Pub Co Tied Leases, Questions that you need to Ask and Answers that you need to know before you start spending money. (Part 1) All these questions you need positive answers to, in writing, from your Pub Co/Landlord before  you consult a Solicitor/Commercial Lawyer or seriously consider taking a Tied Lease and start paying… Read More »

Rent Valuations by Pub Co’s, BDM’s at Rent Reviews and some other questionable activities. (Barrel Dregs)

Rent Valuations by Pub Co’s, BDM’s at Rent Reviews and some other questionable activities. Having studied the so called method of rent assessment used by the Pub Co’s for Rent Reviews. Firstly all rents are supposedly worked out by Valuers and BDM’s on the future sustainable earnings potential by a competent operator/reasonably efficient operator (REO)… Read More »

RICS and the definition of Competent Operator

The rental levels set by the RICS are for a Competent Operator (CO) or Reasonably Efficient Operator (REO). The RICS do not, nor ever have run pubs and very few Chartered Surveyors have ever dirtied their hands with such hard work. The Valuation Committee consisted of members whose main income is derived from perpetuating these… Read More »

Pub Co, Licensees Horror Stories 1 (Barrel Dregs

Pub Co, Licensees Horror Stories 1 (Barrel Dregs) Please note, access to this site is totally free if you would like to subscribe (No Charge) on www.buyingapub.com, they are free to be read for your guidance and aimed to help you get through a time of considerable pressure and demand. Barrel-Dregs has been run for… Read More »

Shares at Punch climb almost 40% following takeover bids

Shares at Punch climb almost 40% following takeover bids: Shares at Punch have climbed almost 40% after it confirmed it had received two takeover bids. The company’s share price increased 48.5p to 177.00p on Wednesday afternoon (14 December) from the start of trading – up by 37.74%. It confirmed earlier in the day it had… Read More »

Pub Leases or Tenancies, Serious thoughts (Barrel-Dregs 277)

Pub Leases or Tenancies, Serious thoughts (Barrel-Dregs) Thinking outside the Box (Updated) The misconception by the majority of people not involved in the licensed industry is that it is a pretty straightforward business with cash flow, profitability and capital growth. The old brewery tenancies were just that, you had a trip round the brewery, someone… Read More »

M&C Newsletter, the Vagaries of Pub Rent Negotiation

MORGAN & CLARKE DECEMBER 2015 NEWSLETTER NO. 49 Pigeon House, The Broadway, Oakridge Lynch, Stroud, Glos. GL6 7NU Email: info@morganandclarke.co.uk Phone: 01285 719292 www.morganandclarke.co.uk The Vagaries of Rent Negotiation (Also at: London, Cardiff, Braunton, Lewes) Fully back in harness, the New Year beckons with great anticipation, not least in respect of the establishment of the… Read More »

M&C July News letter, well worth reading on the vagaries of leases.

There is nothing worse than an air of uncertainty and planning ahead for both summer trade and for the formality of lease renewal is currently still anybody’s guess. Whilst it is hoped for the much-heralded ‘barbecue summer’, it is always a risk as to the certainty that it will actually happen. Gearing up for the… Read More »

MORGAN & CLARKE FEBRUARY 2015 NEWSLETTER NO. 40, latest Property News

                      MORGAN & CLARKE  FEBRUARY 2015 NEWSLETTER NO. 40, latest Property News Did you know that Britain now has more breweries per head of population than any other country in the world, including New Zealand, America and Germany, with a brewery for every 50,000 people?  This is as a result of the knock-on effect of… Read More »