Picton Property Income was founded in 2005 as ING UK Real Estate Income trust limited with its listing on the London Stock Exchange and in 2011, ING UK Real Estate income trust rebranded itself as Picton Property Income Ltd. Today, the trust is an award-winning real estate investment trust (REIT) that focus its investment on the UK’s commercial property and has diversified its portfolio that consist of 46 assets across the industrial, office, retail, and leisure sectors. The trust aims to strategically acquire the potential properties, create, and manage its asset portfolio for around 350 commercial tenants across a wide range of businesses to fulfill their demand and help to succeed in their businesses by providing them with attractive, well- located space which led to enhancing the long-term value for its shareholders. The trust has shown an excellent long- term performance track record and has outperformed the MSCI UK Quarterly property index since inception.
The trust objective is to diversify its portfolio with the best performing assets located in the working areas of UK with good Road connectivity, car parking and has the potential to enhance its income or capital enhancement stream in long-run. The top 10 occupiers of the trust are Public Sector, Whistl UK Limited, B&Q Plc, The Random House Group Limited, Snorkel Europe Limited, XMA Limited, Portal Chartham LLP, DHL Supply chain limited, Canterbury Christ church university and PA Consulting services limited.
The trust has a diverse portfolio of 16 industrial assets, 15 office assets and 15 retail & leisure assets. The Industrial Assets includes Freehold and Leasehold warehouses located within the Midlands, to industrial estates, trade counter units and solus unite, mainly located in the southeast of England, UK and its largest occupiers are Whistl UK ltd, The Random house group ltd, Snorkel Europe ltd, XMA limited and DHL Supply chain ltd. The office assets include freehold and leasehold single occupier buildings and multi-led buildings located in London, South east, Glasgow, Manchester and Bristol and its largest occupiers include Public sector, Portal Chatham LLP, Canterbury Christ Church University, PA Consulting services ltd and Volker Wessels UK limited. The retail and leisure portfolio consist of freehold and leasehold flagship stores and regional retail warehouse parks located in UK and its largest occupiers includes B&Q Plc, GLH hotels limited, Co-operative ltd, Lidl Great Britain ltd and the range.
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