Blogs

Business Rates Expected to Hike for Commercial Rooftop Solar Panels
Friday, July 8, 2016
A government review which is currently underway could cause businesses to pay a significant increase in business rates if you use commercial rooftop solar systems on your property. Businesses with...
Unless Reform Devolution Likely to Fail, Warns IPPR
Friday, June 24, 2016
A new report from the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) says business rates reforms will fail and intensify inequality. With the government planning to devolve full control of business...
CVS Business Rates Increasing Rates for Network of Broadband Providers
Increasing Rates for Network of Broadband Providers
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
UK broadband providers have made complaints to the Government surrounding substantial increases to their business rates bills for their fibre-optic networks. Owners of companies providing internet...
Lease Renewals – What You Need to Know
Friday, June 10, 2016
Renewing a Business Rent Lease is more complex than most Tenants realise. It's crucial to get the process right in order to make sure that the Tenant's interests are protected. Missing a step can...
Company Owners Unknowing of Business Rates Changes
Friday, May 27, 2016
It was announced in the Chancellors last Budget that from April 2017 businesses with a Rateable Value less than £12,000 will be exempt from paying business rates, a rise from £6,000 previously....
Three in Ten Say Changes to Business Rates Won’t Help our High Streets
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Local businesses are the back bone of our high streets and often during tough times they are overlooked by the public who are looking for good deals, usually provided by the larger corporations....
UK Commercial Property Demand Plunges Ahead of Brexit
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
According to research performed by RICS analysts, there has been a steady decline in international demand for UK industrial, office and retail property since the EU referendum was announced last...
Government Wants Council Devolution Proposals as Part of Business Rates Review
Friday, April 22, 2016
The Budget announced that Councils would keep 100% of business rates collected from 2020. This week the Government has called on local Councils to submit their proposals for service responsibilities...
BHS receives hefty rent cuts in an attempt to save its future.
Friday, April 15, 2016
Back in 2000, BHS was bought by billionaire and Chairman of the Arcadia Group, Sir Philip Green for £200m, but due to sky high debts he sold it last year for just £1. The company currently has...
CVS is giving back
Friday, April 8, 2016
Here at CVS we know that giving something back is just as important as running a successful business; raising money for charity is always on our radar.  Back in January, we announced, for the...