Highcross moves in to Silverburn

PROPERTY fund manager Highcross has bought Silverburn House, an office block and leisure centre in Aberdeen, for £16.3 million.

The deal represented an initial yield of 10.03 per cent, rising to 11.08 per cent in 2012.

Mark Evans, of Highcross, said: "Aberdeen is a market that we have great experience of and we are extremely pleased to have acquired this significant asset in the city for our latest fund.

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"We are now looking at further, added value, opportunities in Aberdeen of a similar nature to Silverburn House."

Highcross raised about 450m in 2008 for its third UK property fund.