Public Sector

We advise across the whole spectrum of public sector real estate in the UK, helping clients to optimise service efficiency, to save costs and to realise value.

Our team advises local authorities, government departments, higher education bodies, government agencies and blue light services. We offer expert guidance on estate strategy, development consultancy, property disposal, building consultancy, affordable housing and planning viability to help our clients plan ahead and achieve the best possible value.

We are employed on more than 20 term and framework contracts, making our services easy to procure and transparent to cost. These include National CCS Estate Professional Services RM3816, NHS Shared Business Services, Homes England Property Professional Services, ESPO Estates Management Professional Services and Transport for London.

Services

Estate strategy

We help occupiers reduce costs, increase income generation and create better quality workplaces. Our services include portfolio rationalisation, space planning, sustainability improvement and fit-out management.

Development Consultancy and Affordable Housing

We help public sector clients unlock value throughout the full property lifecycle, including development consulting and agency services, affordable housing and viability assessments. 

Compulsory Purchase and Infrastructure

Our team has specialist expertise in advising local authorities on the most complex infrastructure and compulsory purchase issues, including HS2 CPO claims.

Rating

Using our proprietary data and in-depth technical knowledge of rating law and practice we manage rates payments and proactively seek out opportunities to help you manage and limit your rates liabilities.  As part of a banking group we ensure a due diligence and compliance you can trust. 

Lease Advisory

One of the UK's largest lease advisory teams, we advise clients across every type of lease negotiation, identifying and providing tailored solutions to help you make optimal decisions and achieve the most favourable settlements. 

Building Consultancy

With over 60 years of experience, our Building Consultancy team is one of the UK’s original specialists.  Whatever the size of your real estate project we deliver sustainable, creative and outcome focused solutions to meet your future needs. 

Property Management

With over 45 million sq ms under management we are Europe's leading property manager and are setting new standards for Property Management in the UK  building resilience and sustainable advantage for the properties we look after. 

Valuation

Our Valuations team provides independent, accurate real estate valuation advice that you can rely on for your business decision making.

Commercial Placemaking and Masterplanning

We work on mixed use developments, urban renewal schemes and regeneration projects helping our clients plan ahead to create innovative and future-proof space solutions tailored to the evolving demands of your customers, users and staff. 

International Investment Group

Our International Investment team provides a gateway to our global real estate platforms. With a dedicated point of contact for both cross border transactions and for our wider investment services we help you maximise the efficiency and value of your real estate portfolio.

Investment Management

Our experienced team provides the full spectrum of real estate investment management services to help you invest in commercial property throughout Europe.

Occupier Solutions

Our Occupier Solutions team provides a dedicated point of contact for occupiers, offering unique access to our integrated property services as well as financial advice through the BNP Paribas Group. We identify not just the best industrial and logistics real estate opportunities but also the optimum strategic and capital release solutions for your business. 

Tenant representation

Our Tenant Representation team helps you identify and acquire spaces and provide bespoke advice on commercial real estate transactions underpinned with robust strategic and financial advice.

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