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Construction work is advancing rapidly at Kingmoor Park Central with steel work coming up on Building N.

In total up to 8 no. units each of 4,360 sq ft will be available for occupation by October this year.

These new build units will benefit from excellent access to both the M6/M74 and the adjacent Kingstown Industrial Estate.

The property is located in close proximinity to …

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On one of the hottest nights ever recorded in Cumbria since records began, local businesses took part in the Annual Handelsbanken Rounders Competition to raise money for local charity, Eden Valley Hospice. Like previous years, the event was extremely well supported by local firms from a variety of professional backgrounds situated in the Carlisle area and wider afield.

A huge thank you to …

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The agency team at Carigiet Cowen continue to carry out a wide range of new and existing instructions across the County. So much so that they are delighted to announce a new surveyor has been appointed. Ross Nicolson formerly of Kingmoor Park Properties has recently joined Carigiet Cowen bringing his extensive experience of dealing with a variety of clients, tenants, developers and public sector bodies …

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Acting on behalf of the landlord’s, local joint agents Carigiet Cowen and Walton Goodland have been busy recently, concluding lettings within both the retail and office sections of Carlisle’s English Gate Plaza complex.

On the retail side of things, Unit 4 has been let to Carlisle’s newest tattoo studio – ReINKarNATION. The new studio is open Tuesday to Saturday between 10am – 6pm. …

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Carigiet Cowen are delighted to report the recently developed Penrith New Squares Development, anchored by Sainsbury’s has recently seen take up in Units A2 and A3 to Argos. The national retailer has relocated from Penrith Town Centre to the brand new ultra-modern units positioned next to Sainsbury’s and mobile phone giant O2. The position of the store offers convenience for customers with 3 hours …

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Carigiet Cowen are delighted to report that retail surveyor, Ben Blain has let 203-205 Dalton Road, Barrow. The corner unit was formerly occupied by the men’s fashion retailer Greenwoods until 2017 before the company went in to administration. The unit was formally placed on the market with Carigiet Cowen from late September 2017 and let again by early May 2018.

Ben commented; “We knew that …

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As spring moves into summer,development activity at the Carlisle Kingmoor Park Enterprise Zone has increased significantly.

Construction of the new 40,000 sq ft Mercedes Benz dealership fronting is well underway. As anyone driving along the A689(w) Bypass will have seen the steel work is up and the roofs and wall cladding is going on.

Nearby, at Plots N & R Kingmoor Park Central contractors …

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Ben Blain, chartered surveyor with Carigiet Cowen has let Siesta House situated on Victoria Viaduct to a national organisation, British Heart Foundation. The landmark building which is in excess of 12,000 sq ft and has long been known locally as Chapman’s but was most recently occupied by Dickinson’s Furnishers. British Heart Foundation are due to open their doors for trading from the end of May. …

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Ben Blain, retail surveyor for Carigiet Cowen is excited to be bringing to the market a range of leasing and purchasing opportunities within Carlisle. At the heart of the town centre, Ben has recently placed Units 1 and 7 St Albans Row on to the open market and following the initial couple of weeks marketing, enquiries have been positive. Ben commented; “Unit 1 lends itself towards any independent …

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Carigiet Cowen is pleased to report a number of new lettings and encouraging levels of interest across West Cumbria’s office market, from both local and national occupiers.

Notably for Cockermouth, Director Richard Percival has secured new lettings of over 4,000 sq ft of office space within Sutton House at M-Sport’s Dovenby Hall Estate. The whole of the first floor has been taken by United …

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Local entrepreneur Richard Creary has launched Carlisle's newest men's fashion store, conveniently positioned within St Cuthbert's Lane. Institute Menswear is open for business and selling a variety of top brands including; NICCE, Ed Hardy, FILA, Pretty Green and LUKE 1977. The huge stock offerings include shirts and jumpers to jeans and trainers, with a wide range of accessories available.

The …

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Last weekend saw the annual Christmas lights switch on in the City, and with around one month to go, the shop windows are dressed, new stores are opening and there is a positive feel for retail in Carlisle.

Retail surveyor, Ben Blain of Carigiet Cowen has been actively involved with a couple of major lettings in the city centre this month. Most notably on Castle Street where national optician …

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Glynis House, one of Ulverston’s largest central office buildings, has been sold by Carigiet Cowen. For many years, the home of Government Departments, including The Inland Revenue Property Division (The District Valuer’s) Glynis had been vacant for a number of months.
Situated adjacent to Ulverston’s Laurel and Hardy Museum and cinema, at the heart of the town. The building offers approximately …

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Following a positive summer Carigiet Cowen has been actively involved with a variety of activity in Carlisle. Retail surveyor, Ben Blain has let 110 English Street to national outdoor retailer Millets. The chain has relocated from within The Lanes to the high street and have recently undertaken a full refurbishment of the unit.

Elsewhere in the city centre, Ben has been in discussion with an …

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