The North West's Industrial and Distribution Property Experts

Access expert insight, analysis and advice from a team with a proven track record

At B8RE, we are proud of our involvement in some of the largest industrial and distribution property deals in the North West since we started in 2011, but we take the most pride in enabling our clients to achieve their ambitions.

From advice on complex investment projects to the disposal of high-profile properties, we enable everyone from institutions, leading developers, occupiers, overseas investors, property companies and private investors to navigate and capitalise on industrial property opportunities.

Bringing together the expertise you need, when you need it:






Delivering results

With B8RE, you can rest assured that you are leveraging many years’ combined experience in the property market within niche and large corporate practices.

Founded in 2011, B8RE has gone from strength-to-strength under the leadership of Simon Wood, Jon Thorne and Steve Johnson, and as an employee-owned business you will not find a team more committed to supporting client success.

Above all, our track-record proves we get results.

About Us

20 Years

Led some of the largest deals in the NW over the past 20 years


Commitment, experience and expertise


Trusted by major industry players from institutions to leading developers

Latest Properties

Existing Building


Unit 62, Deeside

1,982 Sq ft


Cheshire, WA1 4RW

Unit 31, Warrington

17,790 Sq ft


Greater Manchester, M28 2LA

Unit 19, Manchester

6,090 Sq ft

Latest news and developments

March 10, 2023

B8RE ranked in UK top 4 for industrial property transacted in 2022

B8 Real Estate was the most active industrial property agent in the North West in 2022 and in the top ...

February 23, 2023

Work starts on Altrincham site after developer secures pension fund backing

Greater Manchester Pension Fund (GMPF) has completed a deal to forward fund South Manchester develope...

Recent Success Stories


40,396 sq ft (3,753 sq m)

Fence Avenue Industrial Estate, Macclesfield SK10 1LT

Agency | Development

82,000 sq ft

Point 23, Haydock


205,000 sq ft

Lock Street, St Helens

Download our January 2023 Industrial Property Market Report

Get insider insights from B8RE’s experienced directors in the latest Market Report mapping the industrial property landscape.


  • Approximately £900M of North West industrial investments transacted in 2022 – ahead of the 5 year average, but down 31% on the record £1.30BN transacted in 2021.
  • Significant shift in investor demand throughout H2, fuelled by dramatically rising interesting rates, inflationary pressures and concerns over the wider economy.