Covering all areas of the retail property market

Letting and disposing of shops and leisure units on the High Street and Out of Town, providing high level development advice on retail and leisure schemes as well as complex mixed use projects, delivering expert opinion on investment acquisitions and offering the very best advice in respect of rent reviews, lease renewals and third party disputes.


The high street agency team has been at the core of the business since its formation.  We act on behalf of both occupiers and owners in towns and cities across the UK.

Retained by some of the UK’s premier retailers – Marks & Spencer, Tesco, Holland & Barrett, KFC and Boyles Sports we are instructed to advise on site acquisitions and disposals, as well as providing our expertise in new lettings and long term strategies for the active management of property assets to both financial institutions and property companies.

We provide detailed, relevant advice to occupiers and owners to identify and interpret market trends thereby enabling our clients to make informed discussions

For more information on the in town contact Conor Mulloy.


Cheetham & Mortimer has been a pioneering force within the retail warehouse sector since 1984 and have been retained by many national brands including Boots, EE and Marks & Spencer to acquire new stores. As such we are well placed to advise as the market adapts to changing shopping habits. We place huge emphasis on developing and maintaining close contacts with the key decision makers in order to understand their requirements.

As this market evolves, owners are adapting their schemes to satisfy changing requirements and uses.  We harness our development skills and occupational knowledge to maximum effect to protect and enhance asset values.

For more information on the out of town retail warehouse market contact Stephen Perrett or Barrie Cochrane.

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C&M can boast involvement with every major foodstore operator across the entire spectrum of concepts. The firm can offer knowledge and experience from site identification and assembly, acquisition and leasing, to funding and disposal.

We have acted for all the national operators including Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Marks & Spencer, Wm Morrison, Asda, Waitrose, Booths, Aldi, Lidl and Co-Op.  In addition, dependent on the circumstances, we have acted on behalf of developers, investors, land owners and Local Authorities. We are accomplished as agents in this sector and we have a track record built on reputation for delivering deals.

For more information on the foodstore market contact Stephen Perrett or Barrie Cochrane.


Leisure is now a vital component in any retail offer.  Cheetham & Mortimer have been pioneers in this diverse and sophisticated sector with a knowledge base extending to cinemas, bowling alleys, gyms, hotels and pubs as well as bars and restaurants.

The practice now acts for a number of niche and national operators such as KFC, Marstons, Tiffin Room and for numerous owners and developers. Projects have included high profile comprehensive city centre schemes such as The Courthouse on Deansgate, Manchester and MediaCityUK and more mixed use schemes such as Angel Gardens, Manchester for MODA and Kampus, Manchester for Henry Boot/Capital & Centric.  In addition, specialist out of town parks such as Ashton Moss through to standalone roadside hotels, pubs and drive thrus.

For more information on the leisure sector contact Conor Mulloy or Barrie Cochrane.

Media City - Food Festival May 6 2013

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