If you or your business is looking for commercial property to rent or buy, or if you have a property to dispose of, BNP Paribas Real Estate's team of experts can provide you with the advice and knowledge to guide you through each stage of the acquisition or disposal process.

  • Double Negative


    Reducing risk and improving workplace for Double Negative’s expanding London business


    Negotiation of new lease and agreement for lease at 160 Great Portland street.

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  • A&A Investment logo


    Sale of A & A Investments long leasehold interest to The Crown Estate


    We advised A & A Investment, a private overseas client in the sale of their long leasehold interest, to a special purchaser. We negotiated at a price that reflected a substantial element of marriage value.

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  • Liverpool Victoria logo


    How we delivered the sale of the Tradeteam unit at Hams Hall for Liverpool Victoria


    We negotiated the removal of the October 2011 break clause to enable a speedy and timely sale in Q1 2011.

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  • Joint Treasure logo


    Asset purchase completed in 20 days delivering higher rental returns and increased capital value.


    We were instructed by Hong Kong based private equity firm, Joint Treasure to make its debut purchase in the UK, with the acquisition of a trophy freehold asset in Mayfair at 10 Stratton Street.

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  • Town Centre logo


    How we achieved long term sustainable investments for Town Centre Securities Plc on 3 pre-lets.


    Whitehall Riverside, a key gateway mixed use prime development site in the emerging west end of Leeds

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  • Prologis logo


    How we helped Prologis acquire two development sites in the UK with a total investment value in excess of £85m


    Acquisition of two large employment sites – 24.3 ha (60 acres) in Stafford, and 14.2 ha (35 acres) in Barnsley.

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  • Henderson global investors


    Securing an opportunistic Joint Venture development for Henderson Global Investors.


    Securing an asset with opportunity for strong investment returns.

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  • Centrica logo


    Helping Centrica deliver its objective to secure a new sustainable headquarters for its growing British Gas Business brand


    Relocation of British Gas Business to a new 100,000 sqft headquarters in Oxford. A rare example of a full pre-let deal in the south East market. Assisted client with business planning in respect of current leases on 3 properties in the Oxford area, expiring in Q1 2013. effected critical path 'timeline' in assistng delivery...

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    How we acquired a new distribution site to expand Centrica’s growing business and secured a competitive deal with 27 months rent free.


    Acquisition of 100,000 sq ft warehouse unit in Coventry

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  • Man Group


    Reducing the risk for Man Group through project monitoring


    Appraised the design and monitored the construction of Riverbank House

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Your objective: Rent, buy or sell a commercial property

Whether you are an occupier, investor/developer, public sector body or private individual, and are looking for commercial property to lease or buy, or have a property to sell or rent, our team delivers precise and thorough advice on every stage of your real estate project, whether you want to: 

  • Relocate your organisation and identify new premises to allow your business to grow
  • Find a suitable site to build a bespoke property for your business
  • Restructure your property assets for organisational reasons
  • Increase your portfolio of real estate
  • Sell some of your property assets or dispose of a whole property investment portfolio
  • Look for cost optimisation in your portfolio
  • Increase the commercial value of your property assets
  • Find new investment opportunities

Our services: We can help you let, sell or invest in all commercial property types wherever they are located

BNP Paribas Real Estate's experts and advisers can assist you at every stage of the process to ensure you find the right premises for your business, the right tenant for your property, or the best possible deal.

We have extensive local knowledge of key investment hubs and property markets across the UK, including London (West End, Mid town, City of London, Docklands and the City Fringe), the Midlands, the North, Scotland and the South West.  BNP Paribas Real Estate has advisers based in each area, providing intimate and specialist knowledge of the local, regional and national commercial property markets, along with current and future transaction opportunities.

Having offices throughout Europe, the Middle East and Asia, as well as partners all over the world, enables us to provide the most comprehensive advice to our clients and keep our finger on the pulse of global property markets and developments.

In addition, through BNP Paribas, we can help you access the boardrooms of investors all over the world, giving you unparalleled access to a huge pool of potential buyers.

We have extensive experience and expertise of all the commercial property sectors, from the smallest and largest offices, to multi-tenanted business parks and retail parks, industrial and logistics properties to prime city centre assets. BNP Paribas Real Estate's has experts all around the world, providing local, regional and international expertise and advice regarding commercial property for sale and to rent.

  •  Offices

BNP Paribas Real Estate is able to assist you in the letting or sale of office properties in any location or size, from out-of-town business parks to prime city centre sites. When acquiring office accommodation for clients, our experienced team ensures that our clients get the best deal for their business and find the most suitable property for their occupational  requirements.

  • Industrial and logistics

BNP Paribas Real Estate has in depth knowledge of all types of industrial property, including warehouses, factories, and large cross-docking facilities, and we have a dedicated team of logistics researchers who provide reports on future trends and location hotspots, so we can give you the best advice regarding the acquisition and disposal of industrial and distribution property.

  • Retail and shopping centre

BNP Paribas Real Estate's wide experience of this dynamic and fast moving sector enables us to locate the most suitable space for your occupational needs or source the right tenant for your retail property, including traditional town centre, high street and shopping centre locations, retail parks and concessions. 

  • Hotels

Working with all types of hotels: independents, chains, apartment-hotels, boutiques, sports and leisure and all-inclusive resorts - means that BNP Paribas Real Estate can advise investors and operators in the UK and abroad, regardless of location and hotel style.

  • Land

Whether you are looking to acquire or dispose of development land or sites suitable for investment, BNP Paribas Real Estate can support you throughout the transaction planning and development. process. 


Key figures 

  • In 2013 BNP Paribas Real Estate transacted over £2bn in investment deals for clients
  • BNP Paribas Real Estate delivered over £800m of London deals for clients of BNP Paribas in 2013, using our global platforms
  • At 450,000 sq ft, BNP Paribas Real Estate was responsible for London's largest single leasing deal of 2013 - The International Quarter (TIQ), Stratford City
  • BNP Paribas Real Estate delivered one of the largest office investment deals in 2013 in King's Cross, valued at £320m


Case studies

BNP Paribas Real Estate has an extensive portfolio of successful projects fulfilled for our clients, from Liverpool Victoria to the Canal & River Trust, with a wide ranging variety of commercial property requirements and briefs to satisfy.

Click here to see some of the commercial property projects that BNP Paribas Real Estate has been involved with on behalf of some of our high-profile clients.



BNP Paribas Real Estate has a global research team that supports our commercial property transaction services, utilising real estate information and data from our extensive advisory and investment network. Our experienced analysts advise on all areas of the market using strong local connections and knowledge, and aggregate the data to produce regional, national and global perspectives.

Click here to see our reports feed for the UK and international markets, providing information for all commercial and residential property areas.

Your Contacts

Williams Simon

Simon Williams
Head of investment
Investment transaction
+44 (0)20 7338 4151


Bayley Dan

Dan Bayley
London Agency
Letting & sales
+44 (0)20 7338 4444 


Heaps Patrick

Patrick Heaps
Head of retail
Letting & sales
+44 (0)20 7338 4084


Nick Waddington

Nick Waddington
National head of industrial agency
Letting & sales
+44 (0)121 234 6869


Knowing your local market in depth, anticipating your needs,
providing you bespoke solutions across every Carte implantations
stage of the real estate cycle of your assets…
these are BNP Paribas Real Estate’s commitments to make your issues our priorities.