C&W appointed to lease The Hub Milton Keynes
20 Jul, 2009, Milton Keynes, UK
Cushman & Wakefield’s national office team has been appointed by Frontier Estates to join Douglas Duff in marketing the next phase of its major development The Hub in Milton Keynes.
Frontier Estates is delivering a vibrant inner city environment in Milton Keynes including residential apartments and commercial space. 75,000 sq ft of retail and leisure space has already been let to brands including Starbucks, Strada, Cafe Rouge and the Gourmet Burger Kitchen.
The first speculative 50,000 sq ft of offices has been let to the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Davis Langdon and HSBC, setting record rents for the location of £20 sq ft.
Cushman & Wakefield and Douglas Duff are now looking to secure pre-lets for Building 1200, the second 50,000 sq ft phase of offices for which planning consent has now been granted. There is a further 300,000 sq ft of offices planned in subsequent phases.
Ben Cullen, head of national office agency, Cushman & Wakefield, said 'We are delighted to have been invited to join the team at this exciting stage in the development of The Hub, Milton Keynes. We look forward to building on the success of one of the U.K's leading mixed use developments and bringing more of the region's leading occupiers to the scheme.
Building 1200 will be constructed and fitted out to the highest standard providing an inspiring business environment and a BREEAM rating of excellent. The building will be arranged over ground and five upper floors of approximately 8,000 sq ft. There will be 88 car parking spaces.