Leonard Street Letting

26th February 2014
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce that we have let the part ground floor and the entire first floor of 18/30 Leonard Street, London EC2, comprising a total of 5,326 sq ft. We originally sold the long leasehold interest of the entire building, a total of 19,700 sq ft, in July …

A New Pad for New Bamboo

1st November 2013
Letting of the 3rd floor at Griffin Court, 15 Long Lane to software developers New Bamboo on behalf of our client, St Anselm. New Bamboo are a London-based software development agency who build web applications for companies in varying industries from small startups to huge companies, and from char…

We Found Feast a Home!

28th October 2013
Richard Susskind and Co. Retail & Leisure department are delighted to announce that we have found the next home for Street Feast. Street Feast is London’s pioneering night market. Thousands of people gather each week to eat from London’s best street food traders, chefs and restaurants, and d…

The Results Are In!

21st October 2013
Despite it being Monday, we at RS & Co. have a reason to be cheery. The results are in; the Estates Gazette league tables for Q3 have been published and we haven’t done half bad, even if we do say so ourselves! Our office team comprising of only four agents, Ashley Goodman, Jonathan Franks, Da…

The Place To Be

9th October 2013
Positioned directly opposite Derwent London's Buckley Building is 17-18 Hayward's Place. With office accommodation and common parts which had not been refurbished for years, our client purchased the building as part of a portfolio.  We were brought in to advise on letting the building in its curren…

Prime Shoreditch Freehold – Sold

30th July 2013
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the recent sale of the freehold interest in 33/35 Hoxton Square, N1 for £5.85 million. The property has been sold with the benefit of planning for a new Zaha Hadid designed mixed use scheme providing 8 spectacular flats plus self contained of…

56,000 Sq Ft E1 Letting

16th July 2013
Richard Susskind and Company are delighted to announce that Challenger House, 40 Adler Street E1 has been let in its entirety. The building, comprising 56,000 ft ² over Lower Ground, Ground and four upper floors has been let to Qbic Hotels. Located close to Brick Lane and Commercial Street, the pro…

Another Year, Another Win!

8th July 2013
The sweet smell of success filled the air last week in the office of Richard Susskind & Co. It has been a triumphant year, yet again, at the Property Chef Competition hosted by the Estate’s Gazette. Our very own Lauren Leach who teamed up with Colman Dean’s Nishan Bhaker, claimed her second …

A Dolls House in Hoxton Square

8th July 2013
Richard Susskind and Co. are delighted to announce that we have let 35 Hoxton Square to The Dead Dolls Club.  The Dead Dolls Club will occupy the premises for a year before our client (a private landlord) starts redevelopment. They have transformed the building into a ‘Dolls House’ which hosts …

Long Leasehold Sold on Leonard Street

3rd July 2013
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce we have sold the long leasehold interest in 18/30 Leonard Street, London EC2, comprising a total of 19,700 sq ft. The newly developed space provides dramatic open plan offices, sold in shell condition, with superb ceiling heights and natural l…

ALK Navigate to Clerkenwell

23rd May 2013
It brings us great pleasure to announce that we have let the Ground Floor of Baird House, 15–17 St Cross Street, to ALK Technologies on behalf of our client St. Anselm. ALK have taken on 3,000 Sq Ft in this open plan, newly refurbished space. Now situated just off Hatton Garden, ALK are in a prime…

Farringdon Road Freehold Sold

16th May 2013
Richard Susskind and Company are very pleased to announce that we have sold the freehold of 161 Farringdon Road on behalf of our client Markbest Ltd. The vacant property was purchased by a private investor for £3.5 million. Previously let to Service Point UK, the property benefits from natural ligh…

5,000 Sq Ft Clerkenwell Letting

2nd May 2013
Richard Susskind and Company are delighted to announce that we have let the last remaining floors at 77 Bastwick Street on behalf of private clients. Heyne Tillett Steel, a structural engineering firm, have leased a total of 4,891 Sq Ft comprising 2,256 Sq Ft and 2,635 Sq Ft on the ground floor and …

Read All About It!!

22nd April 2013
It’s an exciting day in the office of Richard Susskind & Co. Those of you who are avid readers of The Estates Gazette will have probably seen the man himself strutting his stuff for this week’s interview feature. The article goes into detail about some of our most exciting schemes including …

Record Breakers!

16th April 2013
As featured in this week’s Estates Gazette, Richard Susskind & Co. are delighted to announce that, on behalf of our client City Realty Ltd. we have now pre-let every floor at 131 Shoreditch High Street. We sold the building two years ago to our client who substantially refurbished the building…

Old Street Acquisition

27th March 2013
Richard Susskind and Company are very pleased to announce that we have acquired the 1st floor at 35 Old Street, EC1 on behalf of our clients, Adaptavist at a rent of only £22 psf on a new lease for a term of 5 years. The building is a warehouse conversion and the office itself offers polished timbe…

Make Way for iMakr!

21st March 2013
We are very pleased to announce that we have now let the ground and lower ground floors of 79 Clerkenwell Road to digital printing company, iMakr. Working on behalf of our clients LaSalle Investment Management, a total of 2,375 Sq Ft has been let. Following a refurbishment program which included an …

Rush for Old Street Roundabout

4th March 2013
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce that alongside our joint agents Shelly Sandzer, 70 City Road has now been temporarily let on behalf of our client Derwent London. Old Street roundabout is about to get an injection of life with the arrival of a new venue. Jonathan Downey and T…

Abokado’s fresh food debuts on Cornhill!

26th February 2013
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce that we have acquired 74 Cornhill EC3, from Starbucks Coffee, on behalf of our clients Abokado. The Abokado brand is about fresh and healthy food served fast, ideal for the central London area where people are looking for a quick but fresh mea…

Leather Lane Letting!

21st February 2013
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce that we have let the 3rd floor of 45-49 Leather Lane to digital consultants Yellow Digital. The property was placed under offer only 2 weeks after we brought it to market. Founded in 2010, Yellow Digital offers high end digital solutions to a …

Cognifide Conquer Clerkenwell!

13th February 2013
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce that we have let 5,187 sq ft at Clerkenwell House, 67 Clerkenwell Road, on behalf of David DeGroot & Co. The Ground and Lower Ground floor has been let to Cognifide Ltd. Moving in to Clerkenwell House, Cognifide Ltd have taken up 2,475 sq …

New instruction: City Central in Clerkenwell East!

11th February 2013
Richard Susskind & Company have just been instructed on City Central in Clerkenwell East. Currently a development by Silvertown Properties comprising 87 apartments and 50,000 sq ft of offices and retail. The development occupies a prime location in one of London's most thriving neighbourhoods, w…

Three new lettings at Metropolitan Wharf!

31st January 2013
Richard Susskind & Company and Pilcher Hershman are delighted to announce that there have been three new lettings at Metropolitan Wharf on behalf of our client UK Real Estate. Digital Design Agency W12 Studio’s have taken up Unit 5.06 of Metropolitan Wharf, which comes complete with a stunning…

Project: Shoreditch Village!

23rd January 2013
Living in London, the idea of relaxing in an idyllic village somehow seems quite far away. However, a new project has been submitted by Hackney council which has been dubbed by the developer Ellis Miller; ‘Shoreditch Village.’ If plans go ahead, 150,000 sq ft of Shoreditch will become the first …

Marylebone’s Finest!

17th January 2013
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the letting of 1-2 Marylebone High Street, 1st Floor on behalf of the Howard de Walden Estate. Established Law firm Brian Harris and Co are the new tenants at this impressive address, after completing a lease on a 10 year term. Brian Harris an…

S&P Architects size up the Corner!

9th January 2013
Richard Susskind and company are delighted to announce the letting of the 4th Floor at The Corner Building, located at 91-93 Farringdon Road. S&P Architects have taken 2,689 sq ft on the fourth floor of this local landmark building from our clients LaSalle Investment Management. With its archit…

Hairdressers to the stars… and beyond!

5th December 2012
Taylor Taylor London are currently located in the heart of Spitalfields at Commercial Street and Cheshire Street London E1.  Regularly voted one of Europe’s top five celebrity hairdressers they are looking to expand into Central London. With interior design that has featured in international publ…

Love is in the air on Clerkenwell road

27th November 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the letting of the first floor, 84 Clerkenwell Road EC1 to the creative media company, Manifest Ltd. Manifest Ltd describe themselves as a creative communications consultancy built around the changing shape of the media. Established in 2009, M…

Axomic join the cream of the crop

19th November 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the letting of Units 6 & 7 of The Old Dairy at 100 Clifton Street to software development company Axomic. The Old Dairy is a converted warehouse development, conveniently located in the heart of Shoreditch and boasts Vice Magazine as a ten…

Five new EC1 instructions!

12th November 2012
We present five offices, which we will be launching over the next week or so. Get in touch for an early peek; in the meantime, we’ve outlined some basic info below: 2-4 Old Street: This newly refurbished Victorian warehouse unit offers creative space of the highest quality.  The office provides 1…

6,000 Sq Ft Pre-Let To Social Media Giants

31st October 2012
Richard Susskind and Company are delighted to announce the pre-let of the first floor in 1 St John Square, Clerkenwell EC1 to Social Media and PR Company ‘We are Social’.  They will occupy 5,898 sq ft of the first floor, which has undergone a comprehensive refurbishment to include wood flooring…

Galleries look to Clerkenwell

26th October 2012
There has been a recent trend of art galleries looking to relocate to Clerkenwell. Emma Hill’s Eagle Gallery has been on Farringdon road since 1990, but following Rokeby’s move to this area, others such as WW, Fold as well as some newcomers have been rumoured to be moving to the EC1 area in the …

PR Agency of the Year moves to Clerkenwell

23rd October 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the letting of the 1st floor, 7-9 Baker’s Yard in Baker’s Row, to the PR company Eulogy. The new tenants have taken over the entire first floor of 7-9 Bakers Yard, spanning approximately 5,000 square feet for a term of 10 years. Eulogy is …

Tech City Take Off!

23rd October 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the letting of part of the 1st floor, Kemp House, 152-160 City Road to Matrix Insight Matrix Insight has taken over 2,831 sq ft on the first floor on a new lease for a term of five years. Matrix provides web-based technology platforms to impr…

Charity MOVEmber to Clerkwenwell

21st September 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the letting of the Second Floor, Gensurco House, 46 A Rosebery Avenue on behalf of our client Resourcing Ltd. The 1,720 Sq Ft office space is to be leased by The Movember Foundation, who were represented by Anton Page. Movember will be sublett…

Hackney Road welcomes two new retail tenants

17th September 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the lettings of two retail properties on Hackney Road, E2. Hackney Road, which connects Shoreditch High Street and Mare Street is home to many fashionable independent brands such as The Grocery, Long White Cloud and The Premises. 49 Hackney Ro…

Freehold sold on Hoxton Square!

16th August 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the sale of 20 Hoxton Square, N1, to Gold Section Homes LLP. RS&Co acted on behalf of HoxDev Ltd who were seeking offers in excess of £5 million for the freehold interest in the property, which has a total approximate floor area of 10,560…

Bienvenue to Tresor Paris

9th August 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the letting of Rear Ground Floor Minerva House, 26-27 Hatton Garden, EC1. This 1,485 Sq Ft open plan office space has been let to Tresor Paris (UK) PLC who will be leasing this property on a new full repairing and insuring for a term of 5 year…

Evening Standard: Spotlight on Holborn

1st August 2012
As featured in the Evening Standard this week, Holborn is an area currently in transition. Having recently been coined as ‘Midtown’, the vicinity between the City and West End is almost entirely commercially dominated, however this is expected to change with plans for regeneration already underw…

Leading international media company chooses Clerkenwell for their UK base

24th July 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the letting of the Third Floor, 79 Clerkenwell Road, EC1 to Mackevision. This refurbished unit has been leased on behalf of our client LaSalle Investment Management on a full repairing and insuring lease for a term of five years. 79 Clerkenwel…

A3 units required in city and central London

18th July 2012
New café concept BOCA will be launching in London very soon and are looking for A3 units suitable for their new venture. The cafés' menu will be centred around BOCA’s trademark dish; the empanada, a Latin American pastry stuffed with savoury fillings such as chilli chicken and sweet & spicy …

Commercial artists Acrylicize put Shoreditch in the picture

19th June 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the letting of Unit 5, 1 Old Nichol Street, Shoreditch. The property has been let on a new full repairing and insuring lease for a term of 5 years. In a stunning warehouse conversion off Redchurch Street, Unit 5 has been leased to Art collecti…

Key market deal at the Piano Works!

15th June 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the letting of Unit 1, Piano Works, 113-117 Farringdon Road, EC1. This will be on a new full repairing and insuring lease for a term of five years for a rent of £32,736 per annum exclusive (£33 per sq ft). This 992 sq ft office space is on t…

A taste of British victory for Richard Susskind & Company

15th June 2012
Forget the Euros – today we’re more concerned with the Davis Coffer Lyons and Estates Gazette ‘Property Chef of the Year’ competition. Now in its fourteenth year, the annual event saw the biggest names in property agents fight it out at Jamie Oliver’s new restaurant Union Jacks in Central …

Happy First Birthday Shoreditch Grind!

7th June 2012
Independent coffee shop Shoreditch Grind has been serving up speciality coffee with a shot of ‘cool’ for one year today. Brainchild of Aussie singer/ DJ Kaz James and his business partner David Abrahamovitch, this place provides a quirky alternative to the local coffee shop chains in Old street.…

Semi-final of ‘The Apprentice’ in Metropolitan Wharf tonight!

30th May 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce that our property Metropolitan Wharf in Wapping will be featuring on BBC1’s ‘The Apprentice’ this evening at 9pm. Lauren Leach, from our Retail & Leisure team advised our client UK Real Estate to introduce this iconic eight storey Gr…

Clerkenwell Design Week highlights

29th May 2012
Now in its third year, Clerkenwell Design Week has certainly established itself on a par with its European equivalents.  Last week thousands of design enthusiasts flocked to Clerkenwell for the various installations, product launches and workshops as part of the event. Not only did visitors see the…

LONDON-SNCF say bonjour to Piccadilly!

24th May 2012
French Railway giants LONDON-SNCF have opened its Rail Europe travel centre to 193 Piccadilly from Lower Regent Street. The French railways operator has leased a 1,500-square-foot unit at the Piccadilly property from Aviva Investors.  Richard Susskind & Company Retail and Leisure advised Cilant…

Clerkenwell Design Week 22nd – 24th May 2012

17th May 2012
Here at the Richard Susskind office we are eagerly anticipating Clerkenwell Design Week which is now just a few days away - and it seems we aren’t the only ones excited by the design community’s calendar highlight; the press and media are also keen to catch a sneak peak of the exhibits on show. …

Caffè Culture Show 2012

16th May 2012
Caffè Culture Show 2012 Olympia Exhibition Centre 16th-17th May With seminars, demonstrations and over 200 exhibitors the Caffè Culture Show in Olympia is the UK’s leading trade fair for the café bar industry. Today and tomorrow, the market leaders and smaller independent suppliers are brought …

Relocation Relocation

16th May 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce on behalf of our clients Lawrence Stephens Solicitors that we have acquired the Ground Floor of 50 Farringdon Road, London, EC1M. This 3,600 Sq Ft office will be let for a term of ten years. 50 Farringdon Road has only recently been refurbishe…

Highlights of the Year

14th May 2012
After recently celebrating our sixth acquisition with Foxtons estate agency we have been reflecting on the exceptional year for our Retail and Leisure department. In the past year Richard Susskind & Company have worked with an eclectic mix of clientele resulting in numerous new restaurants, cafe…

Sixth deal with Foxtons

8th May 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the recent acquisition of 166 Vauxhall Bridge Road, Victoria, SW1 on behalf of our clients Foxtons. The retail and leisure department are pleased to have had the opportunity of representing Foxtons again as their preferred agent. Victoria is t…

TV Tokyo move to Margaret Street

2nd May 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the acquisition of the fifth floor at 20 Margaret Street for our clients TV Tokyo Corporation, on a 5 year straight term. Dan Cohen represented Tokyo TV and Langham Estates acted for the lessor. The Japanese television broadcasters have moved …

Recruitment company are on the right track

1st May 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce on behalf of our client Prospero that we have acquired Ground Floor 6-8 Long Lane, London, EC1. This property will be let on a 5 year FRI Lease with a Tenant-only option to determine after 3 years. This 1,666 Sq Ft Ground floor office space is…

The future looks optimistic for Micawber Street!

28th April 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the sale of the second floor of 17 Micawber Street, N1. The 1,400 sq ft office space within an award winning canal side development has been sold by Nick Bell Design for £440,000 for a term of 995 years to Playstos Entertainment. This propert…

Chorus upgrade to show-stopping showroom.

23rd April 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce a completion of 250 Goswell Road, London, EC1 on behalf of a private landlord. Chorus Contract Furniture, represented by Warwick Bookman & Associates will be leasing the premises for a term of 10 years at a rent of £52,000 pax. This recen…

Victoria is fashion trend for 2012 – self-contained A1/B1 available!

20th April 2012
As featured in the Evening Standard this week, Victoria is becoming the new destination for the fashion industry after many designers decide to branch out. The likes of Tom Ford, Jimmy Choo and Burberry have all been choosing premises in the vicinity which has previously been known as the home of ci…

Kirby St gets ready for Clerkenwell Design Week by welcoming latest designers

20th April 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce the letting of Unit ‘A’ Ground Floor, 20-24 Kirby Street, EC1, London to FREM UK on behalf of Aberdeen Property Investors. This will be on a new fully repairing and insuring lease for a term of three years with a rent of £69,440 per annum…

Smithfield is prime choice for the property market

18th April 2012
Richard Susskind & Company are delighted to announce, on behalf of St Anselm Group of Companies, that we have completed on the acquisition of 13-17 Long Lane, London EC1. The freehold was purchased for £5.8 million where agents Estate Office Investments and Howell Brooks acted jointly on behalf…