Code for Leasing Business Premises

As from 1 September 2020 it is mandatory for RICS Members to adopt the Code for Leasing Business Premises. Prospective landlords and tenants are invited to click here to download a copy:   Or alternatively visit:   We would be delighted to talk to any interested parties on this subject if you have any queries.

Strong demand for small shops

BA Commercial from Chester are reporting a strong demand for smaller shops throughout the North West and North Wales. The majority of this demand is for shops under 1,500 square feet (140 square metres) and rents being less than £20,000 per annum. As everyone knows the Coronavirus has caused enormous disruption to all businesses throughout […]

Proactive property management during COVID-19

It is now more important than ever to have an experienced property manager in place to oversee the running of a building and to monitor and engage with the occupiers. During these extraordinary times BA Commercial are working closely with clients , occupiers and service providers to ensure landlords and tenants fully understand the government […]

Commercial Property Post Covid-19

It is now over a month since Boris Johnson addressed the Nation on 23rd March and placed the country and economy into lockdown.  Over this period, I have been a keen observer and commentator on the commercial and residential property market.  Guidance and communication from the RICS, Lenders, Insurers and National Panel Valuers was swift […]

Business Rates Advice For Tenants

Business Rates Holiday for Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Businesses but not for vacant properties. The Government has introduced a business rates holiday for retail, hospitality and leisure businesses in England for the 2020 to 2021 tax year. The Welsh Government have also announced that all retail, leisure and hospitality businesses will receive 100% non-domestic rates […]

Business Rates Advice For Landlords

Whilst the Government is doing as much as possible to assist existing businesses please note that in terms of landlords vacant properties it appears there is no relief or rate holiday. Landlords are therefore advised to continue with Rate Mitigation schemes. If you require any further information on this matter then please contact: Daniel Wild […]

Congratulations to Chartered Surveyor Harriet Shakeshaft MRICS

BA Commercial would like to congratulate Harriet Shakeshaft MRICS on her success in qualifying as a Chartered Commercial Property Surveyor, as awarded by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Harriet joined BA Commercial’s Chester office in September 2016 as a Trainee Property Management Surveyor, having completed a BSc in Real Estate at Birmingham City University […]

We’re Recruiting – Valuation Surveyor

Valuation is at the cutting edge for any Chartered Surveyor. The RICS has developed regulations and guidance to ensure that RICS Registered Valuers are at the forefront of the profession and have the knowledge, experience and structure to produce internationally recognised Valuation Reports for Banks, Corporate and Private Clients. BA Commercial are establishing an enviable […]

To Let: Industrial Units at Croesfoel Industrial Estate

Construction is progressing well on-site at Croesfoel Industrial Estate with a completion date expected for January 2020. The scheme offers five new build Units comprising circa 2,500 sq ft and is prominently located next to A483 T. BA Commercial is delighted to confirm that Units 1 & 2 have already been placed under offer. If you have […]

BA Commercial and Wild Commercial Property Announce Merger

BA Commercial and Wild Commercial Property are proud to announce that they have recently agreed a merger to operate together as BA Commercial incorporating Wild Commercial Property. Established for over 50 years, BA Commercial provides a full range of professional services, including Property Management, Building Consultancy, Valuations, Dilapidations, Schedules of Condition, Rent Reviews and Lease […]