Acquisition of McConechys Tyre & Auto Centres
Whitecross Building Consultancy were engaged by Halfords Ltd to provide building survey and schedule of condition advice on 63 properties as part of an acquisition of McConnechys Tyre & Autocentres.
Our services in summary comprised:
- Undertaking building surveys of all properties and preparing condition reports on all.
- Reviewing all lease and legal documentation in relation to each property.
- Preparing individual schedules of condition for each property where a lease and repairing obligation remained.
- Appointed and managed the general survey team including other professionals such as environmental surveyors and structural engineers.
- Cost reporting and facilitating reduction in purchase price due to condition of the premises.
- Follow on instruction to negotiate future dilapidations on specific sites and specify and manage maintenance works where appropriate.