Argo engages in bespoke opportunistic real estate investments that are strategically aligned with its investors interests.
Unhindered by the typical fund models of time and fee structures, we are able to tailor opportunities to our diverse range of investors, ranging from trading opportunities to longer term positions.
We have an extensive international network and access to substantial capital for various types of investments.
Our team has over 20 years of experience and has transacted over £1 billion throughout the UK, France, Germany and Switzerland.
Kings Cross, London
A 28,000 sq.ft. industrial estate which offers significant asset management and alternative use value-add opportunities.
Acquired and refurbished an estate of three office buildings totalling 31,000 sq.ft..
Acquired and undertook a comprehensive, high-specification refurbishment of a 12,000 sq.ft., Grade II* listed building in Marylebone, London. Argo is based in this building and sub-lets space which we run as an exclusive serviced office.
Conversion of a 72,000 sq.ft. office block into 136 residential apartments under Permitted Development Rights. Marketing apartments for sale.
Acquired 25,000 sq.ft. retail parade and car park on Ilford High Road 130 meters from the new Crossrail station. Obtained planning permission to develop 118 residential units on the carpark and above the shops.
Welwyn Garden City
Mixed use investment comprising ground floor retail and commercial uppers totalling 70,000 sq.ft. in the town centre of Welwyn Garden City. Undertook a comprehensive refurbishment and secured a 25 year hotel lease with Travelodge on approximately half of the commercial space.
Mixed use investment of 16,000 sq.ft. comprising office accommodation (81% of the building) and two retail units on the ground floor space. Asset management initiatives have been undertaken following acquisition to increase the rental income.
Acquisition of a 114,000 sq.ft., nine storey building comprising 353 car parking spaces and self-contained offices.
Acquired a complex of office, warehouse and retail buildings totalling 43,000 sq.ft. on Grays Inn Road. Obtained planning permission for 82,000 sq.ft. mixed-use redevelopment.
Notting Hill, London
Acquired 30,000 sq.ft. office building with six month left on the existing lease. Obtained planning permission for a 53,000 sq.ft. office redevelopment.
Kings Cross, London
Acquired 26,000 sq.ft. office building with near term vacant possession. Obtained planning permission for and developed a new 58,000 sq Grade A office building.
Newington Green, London
Acquired attractive Victorian building of 8,200 sq.ft., obtained planning permission and converted into nine residential units which are fully let.
Queens Park, London
Acquired a fully let 26,000 sq.ft. office building, obtained planning permission for residential above the offices and re-let the property under a long lease to a strong covenant at a significantly improved rent.
Pakenham Street, London
Acquired a 4,600 sq.ft. ale house with ancillary residential accommodation on the upper floors. Obtained permission to convert the ale house to a retail unit and the upper floors to four residential apartments, which has now been carried out.
Acquisition of 1.8 acre in Rosyth, Scotland which is utilized as short term affordable accommodation.
Out of town retail warehouse let to Dunelm, Domino's Pizza and Subway.
Freehold 14,000 sq.ft. office building in Clerkenwell with clear potential for refurbishment and extension.
Kentish Town, London
Warehouse style office building of 17,000 sq.ft. let to Imperial Works obtained planning for an implemented extension of property by one floor.
Two retail units let to Bonmarche and Poundland.
Acquired 48,000 sq.ft. building in Camden and converted into 91 residential units.
Acquired 100,000 sq.ft. office building let to Tesco Personal Finance Plc.
Retail outlet let as Sainsbury's Local Store.
Office building acquired in November 2013.
Acquired a 58,000 sq.ft. retail Warehouse in Crewe.
Acquired a 10,000 sq.ft. office building in Islington, London.
Acquired a 41,000 sq.ft. cash and carry warehouse in Burton-upon-Trent let to Booker Limited on a long lease.
Acquired a 37,000 sq.ft. retail warehouse in Norwich leased to Wickes Building Supplies Limited.
Covent Garden, London
Acquired a 54,000 sq.ft. office building in Covent Garden and obtained planning consent to convert to residential.
West End, London
Acquired three contiguous buildings of 28,000 sq.ft. consisting of office and retail accommodation located around Great Portland Street in Central London.
Acquired the Kings Mall portfolio comprising of a Shopping Mall (270,000 sq.ft.), two adjacent office buildings (150,000 sq.ft.) and a car park located in Hammersmith, London.