Clough & Willis Acts for Salford Van Hire in North Manchester Business Park Deal

The Commercial department at Clough & Willis has acted on behalf of Salford Van Hire in a deal which saw it purchase a 19 acre site at North Manchester Business Park.

The net development area is just above 14 acres and is held on a freehold basis with a restriction against residential development.

Salford Van Hire will be using the part of the site for a new 10 bay drive through commercial garage with a dedicated VOSA ATF bay for MOT’s plus vehicle storage. The remaining development will be industrial units or offices. The value of the deal has not been disclosed.

Salford Van Hire is one of the largest commercial vehicle rental organisations in the UK. Now based at two strategically placed depots in Manchester and Leeds, the company has an annual turnover in excess of £45 million and is one of the most respected organisations in the transport sector.

David Leviten,– Partner and Head of Commercial Property at Clough & Willis– said: “This deal was another important step in Salford Van Hire’s growth and we were pleased to help them through the process.”

Nic Evers , Operations Director at Salford Van Hire commented: “Clough & Willis did a fantastic job in supporting us through this deal. David and the team'’s expertise added real value which ensured everything went smoothly from our side.”