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A recent study revealed that Melton has the second highest survival rate for business start-ups of any local authority, with 53 per cent of start- ups found to survive here for 5 years or more, compared with a UK average of 42 per cent, making Melton the ideal place for small businesses to set-up and trade from.

Melton’s current shop vacancy rate is 4.5 per cent compared to the national rate of 10.3 per cent. 2015 business surveys revealed 64 per cent of businesses had been trading in the town for over 10 years showing strong trading longevity in the town.

Shouler and Son have played a major role in this through our involvement in marketing clients’ business premises in Melton whether retail, of ce or industrial units, plus smoothing the way with the letting or sale process. Shoulers established Commercial Property team namely Simon Shouler MA (Cantab) and Helen Montague BSc (Hons) MNAEA MICBA have recently been joined by Harry Baines MRICS who together aim to provide a professional approach to marketing, disposal and acquisition of commercial property.

We make it our business to secure the best deal for our clients. By using modern marketing methods and e-commerce, we ensure clients will bene t from their property receiving the right level of exposure on a variety of internet portals, tailored to their property’s particular market sector.

Helen can be contacted on 01664 560181 option 1