A COMPANY repairing household goods is the latest tenant to take space at Ainleys Industrial Estate in Elland.
JTM Contracts, which trades as 0800 Repair and specialises in repairing domestic appliances including washing machines, cookers and fridge freezers, has taken a five-year lease on a 23,000sq ft unit . It will use the premises as a distribution centre and warehouse.
The lease was negotiated by the Huddersfield office of Eddisons on behalf of client Berford Properties Ltd at an asking rent of £95,000 a year.
Eddisons has also successfully completed a 10-year lease at Viking Works on Nile Street, off St Thomas’ Road, Huddersfield, on behalf of client SKA Properties.
The 15,000sq ft industrial unit has been let to Scott Bros Enterprises Ltd at a stepped rental of £30,000 in the first year, rising to £50,000 by year five.
In Brighouse, Eddisons has agreed a new three-year lease at Armytage Road Industrial Estate for client Younger Holmes (Northern) Ltd.
The 2,200sq ft industrial unit has been let to Pro Porsche Ltd, an independent Porsche specialist centre, at an asking rent of £13,200 a year.
Elsewhere, Eddisons has concluded the sale of a development site in Hebden Bridge on behalf of Royal Bank of Scotland connected with Hebdon Waterside Developments.
The site which has planning consent for 10 town houses, six apartments and six business units in an area extending to more than half an acre, has been sold to West Register (Realisations) Ltd for £400,000.
Finally, Eddisons has sold a retail unit in Sheffield to a local property investor for £675,000.
The property on Ecclesall Road includes a ground floor retail unit extending to more than 2,000sq ft along with a rear workshop and will be used as a fine arts and furniture shop.