Property

Funding: £2.2m for community pubs available

£2.2m funding for community-run pubs announced

By Nicholas Robinson

A lifeline of over £2m has been thrown to a burgeoning segment of the pub trade today in the form of funding programme Power to Change, which has been set up to help communities save their local pubs.

Pub property valuations need to know facts

The truth about property valuations

By Ben Winstanley

Few events in a pub’s lifespan conjure such emotion as when the time comes for current owners to sell up and move on. Ben Winstanley attends a valuation to discover what publicans need to know when selling their pub

Pub auctions: the pros and cons of going under the hammer

Property

Pub auctions: the pros and cons of going under the hammer

By Ben Winstanley

Auctions are possibly the greatest litmus test of market conditions: when it's bad, you get poor results and undersell at auction, when the market is brilliant, it can be fabulous. Robin Mence, managing director of Sidney Phillips, gives Ben Winstanley...