Union moves in

The University and College Union (UCU), a union for college lecturers and employees, has taken 2,697sq ft offices at 49 St Paul’s Street in Leeds. UCU has taken the groundfloor offices on a ten-year lease.

The University and College Union (UCU), a union for college lecturers and employees, has taken 2,697sq ft offices at 49 St Paul’s Street in Leeds.

UCU has taken the groundfloor offices on a ten-year lease. Other tenants in the property include recruitment specialist Mortimer Spinks and IT business Trend Micro.

The deal was brokered by Jones Lang LaSalle, acting for landlord, Patrick G Kelly.Senior surveyor Tom Brammeld said: “UCU is an important addition to the tenant mix for this well-established Leeds city centre office location which offers very good quality space close to local amenities.”

Some 1,000sq ft of refurbished space on the second floor and the entire third floor of 2,500sq ft remains available.

The building, which was refurbished three years ago, features 12,000sq ft of office space on five floors. The London office of Keningtons acted for UCU.