Commercial units available to rent

We currently have no units within our communities that are available to let on commercial leases.

To contact us when these opportunities arise please do so on 01204 328000 or email: if you are interested in renting a unit.

What could I use the unit for?

We have units of varying sizes and uses. Potential accepted uses are: (subject to planning)

  • Newsagents
  • Off Licence
  • Grocers
  • Pharmacy
  • Takeaway
  • Hairdressers/barbers

Prohibited Uses:

  • Betting shops
  • Any form of gambling or amusement arcade
  • Any business requiring a sex establishment licence
  • Financial services (except Post Offices)

What costs are involved?

Our commercial lettings reflect current market trends and conditions and leases are negotiated using independent surveyors. All new leases/rent reviews/lease renewals will be subject to legal costs. Please take these costs into consideration.

Click here for information on additional costs associated with running a business.

What happens when a unit becomes vacant?

When a unit becomes vacant, we actively consider all options to increase its value such as:

  • continuing to let the unit
  • changing its use
  • redevelopment.

We are committed to ensuring local services are available to our residents. If you are interested please contact us on 01204 328000 or email

Other frequently asked questions

How long are your leases?

Leases are let on a term of 6 years with a 3 year rent review

Who is responsible for repairs?

Leaseholders are responsible for most repairs, landlord is responsible for repairs to the structure or communal areas.

What are the costs involved?

All costs relating to leases will be the leaseholders responsibility.
These can include (and are not exclusive to):

  • rent
  • service charges
  • legal fees
  • cost of repairs and servicing.