To obtain the view of the Executive on whether the Council should proceed to purchase the investment opportunity at 136-138 Southampton Road, Park Gate, Fareham on the terms as set out in the confidential Appendix A.
Included on the agenda of this Executive is a report providing an update on the Commercial Property Investment Acquisition Strategy which was put in place after approval from the Executive in January 2013. The reports sets out the commercial investments acquired from the funding allocated by the Executive in January 2013 to provide £3 million as an initial investment to fund a commercial property investment acquisition programme and the Executives decision in November 2013 to provide an additional £5 million to facilitate further investment. The report advises of the financial benefits of investing £8 million in commercial investment property as opposed to treasury related investments.
This report advises that a commercial investment opportunity has become available at 136-138 Southampton Road, Park Gate, Fareham. The owners of the investment are prepared to give the Council exclusivity to purchase the investment until the matter can be referred to this Executive for a decision.
The confidential Appendix A sets out an analysis of the investment, financial information, lease details and heads of terms agreed with the owners to enable the Executive to decide if the investment should be purchased.
Decision type: Key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/12/2015
Anticipated restriction: Part exempt - View reasons
: Corporate Strategy;
Decision due: 8 Feb 2016 by Executive
Lead member: Executive Member for Policy & Resources
Lead director: Director of Finance & Resources
Contact: Grahame Lloyd Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Background Papers: File of Correspondence **