61 High Street, Solihull, B91 3SW
A retail investment property in Solihull
Sold prior to auction, for an undisclosed amount
Thursday 30th March 2023 @ 09:00AM
A Retail Investment Property Current Gross Income: £50,000 pa.
Property DescriptionThe property comprises a substantial mid parade retail premises extending to 1,053 sq.ft. and is serviced to the rear.
LocationSolihull is a highly affluent town located in the West Midlands. The town is situated approximately 7.5 miles southeast of Birmingham City Centre, 18 miles northwest of Warwick and 14 miles west of Coventry. The town benefits from excellent road communications, with the A41 providing direct access to Birmingham to the north and London in the south via the M42 and M40.
Energy Performance RatingSee legal pack.
TenureFreehold – Subject to the existing tenancy.
Tenancy DetailsThe property is let in its entirety to Fone World UK Limited on a renewed full repairing and insuring lease, expiring 24/6/2026 (without any breaks). The passing rent is £50,000 per annum exclusive. (the tenant is paying £42,000 pax. to 24/6/2023, which the vendor will top up upon completion). The tenant has been in occupation since 2016.
Value Added TaxWe are advised that VAT is payable, although it is anticipated that the transaction will be dealt with by way of a TOGC.
Auctioneer's NoteA Director of Bond Wolfe has a vested interest in this property.
Remote Bidding AuctionThis property is being offered via a remote bidding auction with bidding by proxy, telephone or internet only. You will need to pre-register for remote bidding, provide your identification and debit card details no later than 24 hours prior to the auction, please visit our website for further details.
Tenant ProfileFone World UK Limited is a privately owned national retailer, founded in 2012 that specialises in the repair of smartphones, tablets and computers through 24 different outlets, which is currently being expanded. They are the UKs largest mobile phone accessories retailer & distributors, offering the most competitive prices for their repairs, cases, and mobile phone accessories, whilst providing quality customer services. Accounts for Y/E 30/9/2019 show an annual turnover of £1,100,598.
ViewingsStrictly by appointment with the Auctioneers.
|Fone World UK Ltd||ITZA||433 sq.ft. (40.22 sq.m.)|
|Ancillary||620 sq.ft. (57.59 sq.m.)|
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