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Office estate in Cardiff’s Womanby Street sold for £7.5m

Office estate in Cardiff’s Womanby Street sold for £7.5m

A heritage office estate in Womanby Street in Cardiff city centre has been sold by Aegon Property Income Fund for £7.5m.

Business rate relief for companies going green

Business rate relief for companies going green

In his Spring Statement on Wednesday 23rd March, the Chancellor announced two new business rates reliefs in England which came into effect in April 2022.

No automatic pay-out of rate relief in Wales

No automatic pay-out of rate relief in Wales

The Welsh Government is to make grant funding available to provide the Retail, Leisure and Hospitality Rates Relief scheme to eligible businesses for 2022-23. The scheme aims to provide support…

Four new tenants for ninth floor of Brunel House

Four new tenants for ninth floor of Brunel House

Four new tenants have signed leases for office suites on the ninth floor of Brunel House, one of the largest office buildings in Cardiff city centre. The deals were secured…

Prime Newport and Swansea offices acquired for £29m

Prime Newport and Swansea offices acquired for £29m

Acting on behalf of Equitix Investment Management Limited, Cooke & Arkwright have advised on the acquisition of two prime, Grade A office buildings which are let to the Welsh Government.…

Big tax increases for owners of second homes and holiday lets in Wales

Big tax increases for owners of second homes and holiday lets in Wales

Owners of second homes in Wales could face increases of up to four times their current level of council tax after the Welsh Government published the outcome of the 2021…

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Cooke & Arkwright have been providing Newport City Council with rating advice for over 20 years. Andrew, Jane and Huw provide a personal and professional service and have an excellent knowledge of the Council’s assets which has enabled the Council to achieve substantial rate savings. A useful service offered is the status report which provides us with a snapshot of what appeals have been made and appeals outstanding throughout the life of the List. I would recommend Cooke & Arkwright Rating Services to any company wishing to procure up-to-date and professional rating advice.

Eirian Jones, Estates Team Leader, Newport Norse