Blackpool is the most popular English sea side resort, attracting 17 million visitors a year.
There are 12,000 active enterprises across the Blackpool Bay Area. The area has key strengths in: Advanced Manufacturing, Food Processing, the Visitor and Leisure Economy, Back of House Administration, the Chemical and Polymers industry and there is also potential within the relatively new industry of Energy and Environmental Technology, where developments offshore require service and support.
Blackpool Leisure and Hospitality Property
Blackpool has a large supply of all types of commercial property serving the hospitality industry. There are hundreds of substantial guest houses in Blackpool and Hotels in Blackpool all of which benefit from decent visitor levels and therefore mostly are sound businesses. There are a considerable number of restaurants and catering businesses in Blackpool centre because of the focus on tourism. Blackpool beach is home to a theme park, pier and the famous tower, which draws the focus of the retail activity in Blackpool. The pubs and nightclubs in Blackpool also therefore focus themselves around these central facilities.
Blackpool Industrial Property
Whitehills Business Park, is a new development and is situated off the A583 close to the M55 junction on the outskirts of Blackpool. Whitehills Buisness Park offers and mixture of light commercial space or warehouses in Blackpool. Designed with the small business in mind the Blackpool & Fylde Industrial Estate again close to the M55 offers 41 units in a range of sizes with all services provided.
Blackpool Property Developments
Development opportunities from new town centre office schemes to the Hillhouse chemicals cluster, Blackpool Airport and the opportunities at the Central Station site await .
You may want to consider some of the following points as you carry out your search for commercial property in Blackpool. If you require finance to fund a commercial property purchase it is often best to seek some advice from a commercial mortgage broker to ensure that you are likely to be able to secure a loan for the portion of the offer amount, as banks are being very careful over how much they lend, and who they lend to. Thinking about these couple of points as you search through the property listings on UKBusinessProperty may help you choose the best possible property for you to rent or buy.