Pub Companies Unload Portfolios

There was an interesting series of articles in the Campaign for Real Ale’s monthly newsletter, ‘What’s Brewing.’ Admiral Taverns pub company has put up 150 pubs for sale, most of them as freeholds, through Christie’s. Admiral has suffered like many pub companies by lower pub going and increased beer taxes. Admiral’s choice to sell the […]

Auction Rooms Filling Up Again

The New Year started with auction rooms filling up with a variety of determined developers and investors who survived the economic downturn and they are buying more than ever before. In the spring of 2009 there was an increased activity in the auction room as prices fell by 25 per cent. All of the sudden, […]

Banksy Artwork Pushes Up Bids On Derelict Pub.

  One of Banksy’s largest piece of authenticated graffiti, has helped push up the sale price of a derelict pub by almost £35,000 above its quoting price. The former Whitehouse pub, a Grade II-listed building on Berry Street, Liverpool, was offered for sale at Sutton Kersh Binstock’s latest auction. Initially, the guide price was at […]