Lease

MyShout

MyShout

The pub lease has come a long way since its introduction almost 20 years ago, says Colin Wellstead The pub lease, as we know it today, was introduced...

Business Opinion

Business Opinion

By with The PMA Team

Cains pioneers new business model The story of the rise of Cains began a new chapter last week when the reverse takeover of managed operator...

THE AGENTS

THE AGENTS

Stephen Taylor Guy Simmonds Managing Director Despite recent worrying rises in interest rates, we at Guy Simmonds are still finding the...

Punch keen to exploit managed pub options

Punch keen to exploit managed pub options

By with The PMA Team

Ever since Punch bought the Spirit Group managed business in January 2006, observers have wondered how long the company would remain a managed...

THE AGENTS

THE AGENTS

Neil Morgan Director of Pubs, Christie+Co The shortage of freehold pubs has undoubtedly had a positive effect on the leasehold market. New and...

THE AGENTS

THE AGENTS

Neil Morgan Director of Pubs, Christie+Co The shortage of freehold pubs has undoubtedly had a positive effect on the leasehold market. New and...

THE AGENTS

THE AGENTS

David Morgan managing director, Cookseys DMP The most unfriendly Catch 22 in regard to leasehold values is now cropping up again and again. A large...

LETTERs

LETTERs

Beware a certain pubco My wife and I recently passed on the lease of our pub free of charge because nobody was willing to buy it, keeping in mind the...

Challenges for 2007

Challenges for 2007

In the last of our three-part series on trade issues, Mark Charman shares his experience as a Midlands-based multiple lessee who has run more than...

Luminar nets £96million from sale

Luminar nets £96million from sale

By M&C Report

Luminar has announced it has completed the sale of its entertainment division and 31 non-core units in a deal worth £95.8m. The company has sold a...

THE AGENTS

THE AGENTS

David Morgan Managing Director Cookseys DMP The market is awash with leasehold public houses. There - I've said it! No platitudes about it "being a...

Horror show

Horror show

London & Edinburgh licensee Jim Wyllie has endured a nightmare time following the collapse of the company and wants to know exactly where he...

PickoftheWeek

PickoftheWeek

Board Inn Richmond North Yorkshire Price: £125,000 Tenure: Leasehold Rent: £1,440 per annum Review: 2006 Landlord: Private Turnover: £77,000 a...

MyNewPub

MyNewPub

The Three Tuns Cowlinge Suffolk Agent - Guy Simmonds Sue and Chris Smith gave up their life as nurses in Essex to take over the Three Tuns in rural...

THE AGENTS

THE AGENTS

David Morgan chartered surveyor and managing director of Cookseys DMP Next July we are faced with a classic Catch-22 scenario regarding the...

Punch's huge regrouping

Punch's huge regrouping

Is it possible for one company to run successful managed and tenanted and leasehold estates? Graham Ridout reports on Punch's model of how the two can co-exist and its approach for the future