Redwoods Dowling Kerr is delighted to announce the completion of the sale on The Nursery at Brockhall, with an offer being made just one month after it came to the market, the sale completed on the 4th April.

This well presented nursery was sold within in just a few days over the 6 month mark of coming to the market, it presented an excellent opportunity to a new owner, and we are sure it will go from strength to strength having been acquired by Educare allowing them to expand their group. 

Mr & Mrs Owen, owners of Educare which was established in 1996 when they opened their first nursery in Bury, commented “Thank you for your time, we would definitely use Redwoods Dowling Kerr’s service again in future”

Our clients chose to market the nursery due to their other business interests, and were thankful for all the work carried out by Redwoods Dowling Kerr, commenting “We would recommend RDK’s services to anyone looking to sell or buy their nursery setting, thank you for all your hard work throughout the sale”

Here at Redwoods Dowling Kerr, we are continually looking for suitable nursery settings to keep up with our growing buyer demand. If you have considered the sale of your nursery, call us today for a confidential discussion about your options 0844 2488 322

SOLD: Redwoods Dowling Kerr’s portfolio grows allowing owner to enjoy retirement!

A highly lucrative and well established day nursery located in Berkshire has been sold by Redwoods Dowling Kerr after receiving three asking price offers within the first month of it coming to market adding another successful completion to our growing portfolio.

After being under our client’s careful ownership for 16 years, the nursery was brought to the market due to their impending wish to retire, commenting “I would like to thank Redwoods Dowling Kerr for their assistance throughout the transaction.” Following six viewings and three asking price offers from different interested parties, our client went with the buyer who provided proof of funding the quickest and the sale successfully completed 12th March 2014.

This exceptional day nursery has been sold to a husband and wife team who were looking to expand their number of settings, already owning one in Birmingham. 

Redwoods Dowling Kerr is looking for suitable settings to keep up with our growing buyer demand. If you would like to speak to someone in confidence about the sale of your day nursery contact our offices on 0844 2488 322

SOLD: Above asking price offer for popular London nursery

A highly popular day nursery has been sold by Redwoods Dowling Kerr; following a growing amount of buyer interest the nursery gained eight viewings and was sold with an above asking price offer a month after it coming to market.

 Located in a sought after area in London, our clients brought this currently closed nursery to market with RDK to allow them to concentrate on another nursery setting they currently own. Following the good work Redwoods Dowling Kerr has done on this sale, our client has brought another one of their settings to market with us.

 The purchaser has bought through Redwoods Dowling Kerr previously, and currently has an offer accepted on another nursery with us and saw the potential that this setting offered, Karrina Lee sales negotiator at Redwoods Dowling Kerr commented “I wish the both parties luck in the future, and will continue to work hard in ensuring positive outcomes of both future deals.”

 Redwoods Dowling Kerr is looking for further suitable nursery settings to keep up with our growing buyer demand. We offer a no obligation business appraisal, if you have ever considered selling your nursery contact our offices today in confidence 0844 2488322

SOLD: Redwoods go above and beyond call of duty to ensure smooth sale of Anglo Spanish Nursery School

Anglo-Spanish Nursery School has been sold by Redwoods Dowling Kerr, following 16 viewings and four offers the vendors accepted an offer from a corporate buyer and the sale completed in February 2014.

The business attracted a significant amount of interest as it is a highly profitable nursery supported by high bricks and mortar value. With the assistance of Redwoods Dowling Kerr, our client decided to accept an offer from a corporate buyer due to their excellent reputation within the sector. As a company we were able to assist throughout the sale in various different ways, allowing the vendors to go and view the nurseries in the purchasers group to see the day to day running and understand the group’s ethos.  

The vendors of the nursery school, Mr & Mrs Ransom commented on the excellent service received from the RDK office “I was always kept in touch and abreast of the situation with a cheerful and optimistic manner. RDK’s intervention with Lambeth Council was timely and undoubtedly ensured we received a positive result.   

We would recommend Redwoods to others who wanted to get value for money and I wish to express my gratitude for your good work.”

The purchaser, a confidential corporate buyer, with funding from Barclays is looking to further expand their portfolio by buying again in future, is experienced within the sector and thanked RDK for their help throughout the sale “I am delighted we have now exchanged, I wanted to say thank you to Redwoods Dowling Kerr for your considerable help and patience in getting this over the line. RDK kept everyone focused and in a very difficult market a great result was achieved. Well done and on to the next one!”

Happy ending for closed kennels as Redwoods Dowling Kerr announce another sale


Redwoods Dowling Kerr is delighted to announce the sale of a closed kennels in Shropshire. Brookside Kennels came to market in May 2013 and offered potential buyers the opportunity to open up a previously well known kennels and cattery situated in the sought after area of Muckleton, Telford.

Brookside Kennels is surrounded by countryside offering delightful views to the new owner; the kennels received a great deal of attention when it came to the market with Redwoods, with 17 viewings and 3 offers, with an offer being accepted in July 2013 which ultimately completed in January 2014.

The vendor, Mr Eddy, was pleased with the sale of Brookside Kennels which he was selling on behalf of his uncle who had sadly passed away, commenting “Karrina and her team at Redwoods worked diligently to bring a significant number of prospective purchasers to see Brookside Kennels and achieved a selling price which was within our expectations.”

Karrina Heyes, Sales Negotiator at Redwoods Dowling Kerr commented “I was extremely pleased with the sale of Brookside Kennels and the level of interest that was achieved throughout its time on the market, the sale was delayed due to contamination on the land and remediation work being needed, fortunately the lenders were happy for the work to be done after the sale completed and other then this the sale was smooth.”

The purchaser - Mr Hinks, is a local farmer in Muckleton on a family run farm, he is delighted with the purchase of Brookside Kennels for him and his wife. His wife is looking to re-open the business as a kennels and cattery. 

SOLD: Manor Boarding Kennels receives multiple offers in another successful completion for RDK

Redwoods Dowling Kerr is delighted to announce the sale of Manor Boarding Kennels, ideally situated in a peaceful semi-rural setting in the popular market town of Ossett in West Yorkshire the business attracted a great deal of interest throughout its time on the market, with 7 viewings and multiple acceptable offers. With RDK’s assistance the vendors went with the buyer who could proceed the fastest.

Our clients, a husband and wife who have sold the business due to their wish to semi-retire, have successfully run Manor Boarding Kennels since 1997. They have built an enviable reputation which the new owners will be able to build upon.

The purchaser, an experienced buyer who is looking to expand their portfolio commented, “I’d like to thank Redwoods Dowling Kerr for your help and assistance throughout the sale”


SOLD: Redwoods Dowling Kerr successfully complete on Woodlands Day Nursery

Redwoods Dowling Kerr are delighted to announce they have completed on the sale of Woodlands Day Nursery, located in Merseyside the business offered an opportunity to purchase a former children’s day nursery, which prior to closure due to our clients personal circumstances had been established for almost 45 years.

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SOLD: Outstanding service by Redwoods Dowling Kerr ensures another sale

Redwoods Dowling Kerr is delighted to announce the sale of a highly regarded nursery located in a popular district in the West Midlands. The nursery came to market in July 2013, with a high level of interest and following four viewings on the business RDK was able to achieve an offer in excess of what the vendor had asked for with the sale completing January 2014.

The nursery offered potential buyers an opportunity to acquire a well known and highly regarded nursery which has been trading successfully for 20 years. Following three offers being made within a few weeks of each other, all at a price the vendor was willing to accept, Redwoods asked the buyers for their full and final bids leading to an above asking price offer.

The purchaser, who has bought through Redwoods Dowling Kerr previously, commented “As usual Redwoods have provided an outstanding service” the sale has allowed our clients to move on and purchase another nursery; they are actively looking through Redwoods Dowling Kerr. 

Montessori Nursery SOLD following multiple offers 3 months after coming to the market

A successful Montessori day nursery in Middlesex has been sold and Redwoods Dowling Kerr has added another successful sale of a day nursery to their portfolio.

The business was very popular, receiving 9 viewings and 4 offers within three months of it coming on to the market, eventually being sold to a buyer who is looking to expand his portfolio and is looking to buy again with RDK, he commented “I would use RDK again in future for any purchase – Redwoods have been instrumental in allowing the sale to complete and have also been brilliant to work with.”

The vendor, who sold the nursery following their wish to leave full time childcare to look for a business more suitable to allowing family time, commented “We would use Redwoods again for buying and selling. Redwoods Dowling Kerr is a remarkable agency and I was appreciative of their help at all stages, and how they helped manage the stress involved in relation to the sale.” 

LADYBIRDS NURSERY SOLD: Corporate Buyer purchases another nursery through REDWOODS

Redwoods Dowling Kerr are delighted to announce the sale of Ladybirds Day Nursery, following an extremely smooth transaction the sale completed in January 2014 with an offer being accepted just three months after it came to market.

Ladybirds Day Nursery offered a new buyer an opportunity to purchase a prestigious and well known day nursery in a sought after location in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. Following a great deal of initial interest with seven viewings on the nursery and two offers being made, both from corporate buyers, an offer was accepted in October 2013 -  with the sale completing in January 2014.

The vendors, Mr & Mrs Markowycz were pleased with the sale commenting “We would like to thank Karrina Heyes and the team at Redwoods Dowling Kerr for their help and input throughout the sale, we were very impressed with the buyer and the smooth transaction from start to finish.”

The purchaser is a corporate buyer who has bought through Redwoods before, commenting that the team at Redwoods Dowling Kerr assisted on a very smooth purchase of another nursery and would highly recommend the skills of Redwoods Dowling Kerr for both a purchaser and a seller.