John Buckley

John Buckley

Director, Head of Cushman & Wakefield Limerick

Cushman & Wakefield Limerick

Key Skills:
Providing strategic advice to key clients in all areas of professional and agency services in the Mid – West region. John has worked on both sales and acquisitions in Ireland and in this role he has been very active in acquiring and disposing of properties across all sectors and locations including Offices, Investments, High Street Retail Portfolios and Industrial and Development Land. John has worked closely for receivers, banks and NAMA in particular advising on property values and disposal options.

Recent Experience:
John is the Director of the Cushman & Wakefield Limerick office and is head of both agency and professional services. John has extensive experience in the valuation of all sectors of commercial property. In addition John is active in all aspects of commercial agency in the mid-western region including disposals and acquisitions on behalf of a number of clients. John’s clients include financial institutions, property companies and a number of national and international corporates. John has advised global companies on maximising value from surplus properties ranging from offices to manufacturing plants.

• BSc Trinity College Dublin
• Member of the Society of Chartered Surveyors (MSCS)
• Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

Career Highlights:
Aldi (Ireland Ltd.) John has provided acquisition advice to Aldi for the past decade. In addition to acquiring retail sites he was responsible for the acquisition of a €50 million distribution centre in the mid-west region. Dell: Disposal of a 40,000 sq m Manufacturing facility in Limerick City UCB: Disposal of a 9,290 sq m office in Westpark, Shannon Co. Clare. Financial institution: Disposal of a 12,000 sq m retail Park investment on Limerick City.

Key Clients:
UCB, Dell , A. Brooks Properties, Health Service Executive, Aldi Ireland Ltd. PWC, KPMG, ACC/ Rabo Bank, Bank of Ireland


John's Properties For Sale    View All

Bank of Ireland , Clonmel, Co. Tipperary

€2,500,000 - Asking Price|659 sqm approx

Prime investment opportunity in the heart of Clonmel extending to approx. 658.58 sq.m. (7,089 sq.ft.).The property comprises of a two storey detached period building with stone façade under a pitched slate roof behind a parapet wall.Fully let to the Governor & Company of the Bank of Ireland on a 25 year lease from the 01 March 2007.Producing a net income of €163,998 per annum.Unexpired lease term of approx. 14 years.Offers sought in excess of €2,500,000 (ex VAT) representing a NIY of 6.05%Tenant not affected.Approximately €2,295,972 of rental income retrievable over the remainder of the lease term.

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Tralee Town Centre Apts , Maine Street , Co Kerry

Price on Application - For Sale|

Excellent opportunity to acquire a student / holiday rental development in the heart of Tralee Town Centre.The investment comprises 54 apartments which form part of the Town Centre Apartment Development.Tralee has seen large y-o-y residential rent increases, with strong demand for rental properties within the town.Availability of rental accommodation within Munster is at its lowest since 2006 (Source to reposition through active asset management and increase income in the short term.Considering the very limited supply, both rents and capital values are forecast to continue to strengthen throughout 2017/2018.Available in One LotOffers in excess of €3,000,000

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Unit B1 / C1 Edward Court , Tralee , Co. Kerry

Price on Application - For Sale|442 sqm approx

Ground floor office unit located within the mixed-use Edward Court development situated at the junction of Edward Street and North Circular Road.Office unit extending to approx. 254 sq.m. (2,734 sq.ft) and Currently producing an annual rent equating to €53,750 per annum (excl. VAT)The HSE are in occupation on a 'holding over' basis and are scheduled to vacate the property as of the 30th June 2018.Prominent location situated immediately opposite the proposed Primary Care Centre in the Centrepoint building.Tenants Not AffectedFor Sale by Private Treaty

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John's Properties Recently Sold    View All

Oakdale House, Ennis Road , Limerick Sale Agreed

Price on Application - For Sale|288 sqm approx

Two storey period residence which has been converted to provide for a medical centre at ground floor level and a beauty salon at first floor level.?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

The subject property is situated on the Ennis Road to the rear of the Oakdale Court development, approximately 2 km west of Limerick City Centre. The subject property is bounded a number of residential developments including Waterville, Oakdale Court and Hazeldene Drive.

Income - €20,000 per annum ( Lease details available on request)

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