Source - SMW
Custodian REIT, the UK property investment company, has acquired a 36,168 sq ft retail warehouse in Leighton Buzzard, located 10 miles from junction 12 of the M1.  Nearby occupiers include Tesco, Aldi and Waitrose.

The property is let to Homebase Limited on a lease expiring on 22 December 2023 with a current passing rent of £524,436 per annum, reflecting a net initial yield of 6.91%.

The agreed purchase price of £7.12 million was funded from the company's existing debt facilities, resulting in net gearing increasing to 21.7% loan to value.