COMMERCIAL PROPERTY consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton, part of Countrywide plc, has today announced the acquisition of the largest retail property specialist outside London.
Manchester-based Tushingham Moore is active throughout the UK and represents a wide range of retailers, institutions, developers and private investors.
The team works with more than 50 shopping centres as well a significant number of high street retailers across their UK property portfolios.
Prime Yorkshire sites include The Core in Leeds, Frenchgate Centre in Doncaster and Meadowhall in Sheffield.
Tushingham Moore’s senior partner, David Moore, will become head of the Lambert Smith Hampton’s north-west region.
Ezra Nahome, chief executive of Lambert Smith Hampton, said: “Tushingham Moore has an outstanding retail agency team, works with all of the main players in retail property, and has an unrivalled insight into its core market.”
He added: “We are on a mission to build the nation’s most progressive commercial property agency, and are investing in areas where we believe we can add the most value for clients.
“Becoming a major force in retail fits that strategy perfectly.”
Tushingham Moore was founded 27 years ago.