the platform getting you started on the high street

Online commercial property advice, support and analysis for small businesses.


everything you need to find and rent
commercial retail property

Whether you are looking to start a new business venture altogether, move from online into physical retail, or expand an existing business into new markets, we are here to help you open on the high street.

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how it works

step 1 - sign up and create a listing

Get your property search underway in just a few clicks. It is completely free and takes less than 10 minutes.

step 2 - choose a support package

Both our Hatch Essential and Hatch Pro packages will give you access to our specialised toolkit which will ease your journey from property search to your first day of trade.

step 3 - maximise your property search

Follow our 8 simple steps to ensure you consider every suitable property both the ones on the market, as well as the ones not yet on the market.

step 4 - run the numbers

Check it all stacks up. Use our Growth Intelligence tool to assess customer density in each location and from there forecast your turnover. Then use our Affordability Checker to look at potential returns.

step 5 - make an offer

More to it than you think! It is your best chance to impress the landlord and get them to choose you. So make sure you get it right with our Offer Deck template. Be sure to have included everything they require and give yourself the best chance of securing the property on the most competitive terms.

how it works

01 - sign up

Sign up to get started. All you need at this stage is to provide an email address and choose a password.

03 - book a call

Both our Hatch Essential and Hatch Pro packages will give you access to our specialised toolkit which will ease your journey from property search to your first day of trade.

02 - create a listing

Get your property search underway in just a few clicks. It is completely free and takes less than 10 minutes.

04 - maximise your property search

Both our Hatch Essential and Hatch Pro packages will give you access to our specialised toolkit which will ease your journey from property search to your first day of trade.

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