Costs for retail accommodation in Inverness City Centre can be half that of the equivalent in Glasgow, with a number of sites and properties in out-of-town retail parks also available. With a growing population in its catchment area, Inverness presents an attractive value for money retail opportunity.
Elsewhere in Highland, retail parks include the West Highland Retail Park in Fort William and Wick Retail Park.
The region is well equipped to meet demand for industrial space. A mix of industries continue to thrive in the region, with many expanding into new premises to accommodate demand. Units are available across Highlands, with the space and facilities to successfully operate distribution, warehousing and fabrication.
The Highland Council has an extensive portfolio of industrial units and sites throughout the Highlands, a number of which are available to buy.
Specialist commercial property agents include:
- Scottish Property Network (more information can be found on the HIE site)
- Bruce & Co Business Sales Specialists
- Savills UK
A list of sites and premises available for let or to buy in Caithness is maintained by the Invest Caithness website.