Northern Trust Company Ltd has announced the 5,091 sq ft letting to Baker Tilly at their Earls Court office development in Grangemouth.
Baker Tilly is an independent firm of Chartered Accountants and Business Advisors, with a network of offices across the UK. One of the three principal mid-market accountancy firms, with almost 4,000 partners and staff; Baker Tilly has relocated from Gateway Business Park in Grangemouth and completed a five-year lease agreement.
Craig Watson, Director at JLL, agents acting on behalf of Baker Tilly commented: “This transaction was crucial for the local economy retaining an important financial services occupier in Grangemouth. The landlords at Earls Gate were flexible and worked closely with Baker Tilly to ensure a satisfactory result for both sides.”
Jonathan Houghton, Property Portfolio Manager at Northern Trust added: “We are delighted that Baker Tilly has chosen to relocate their Grangemouth office to Earls Court, which is testament to the quality of the office accommodation available at Earls Court and the hard work put in by the team in securing this deal.”
Peter I’Anson, Partner at Ryden, joint agents acting on behalf of Northern Trust on the scheme said: “We are pleased to have secured such a well-established firm as Baker Tilly who join occupiers including K-Land, Barony and Wills Bros at Earls Court.”
Earls Court offers a range of office space with suites from as little as two persons (373 sq ft) upwards available on flexible terms, under the Innovate brand, to larger accommodation of 3,672 sq ft. Earls Court forms part of the well-established Earls Gate Business Park which benefits from excellent transport links. The scheme is well located offering direct access to Falkirk and Junctions 5/6 of the M9 are within a short distance.
Michael McIntyre, associate at joint agents DM Hall also commented: “This is a great outcome for all involved and I am sure we will see more deals being done at Earls Court in the months to come”
For more details about the Innovate offices and Earls Court please visit the dedicated website at www.earlscourt-grangemouth.co.uk or contact Peter I’Anson at Ryden on 0131 225 6612.