UK Commercial Property REIT Limited was incorporated in 2006 in Guernsey, where it is headquartered. The REIT operates like a closed-ended investment company whose main objective is to maximize the growth of the shareholders’ capital. In addition, the REIT invests in assets that guarantee income growth in the long term. The company’s portfolio is highly diversified but focuses exclusively on commercial properties located in the United Kingdom.
The commercial properties that UK Commercial Property Limited invests in include industrial real estate, office space, and retail property. Notably, the industrial property takes close to 30% of the company’s investment value. As of December 2018, the company had 43 properties and 267 tenancies whose market value was in the region of £33.6 million. According to the company’s investment code, it has the permission to invest not more than 15% of the total assets under ownership in indirect property funds. The investment manager for the company is Standard Life Limited.