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; offering expert guidance on estate strategy, development consultancy, property disposal, building consultancy, affordable housing and planning viability.

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, 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

Our expert Rating team works across the UK to help clients to manage and reduce business rates liabilities.

Lease Advisory

As one of the UK’s largest lease advisory teams, in all types of lease negotiations including including rent review, lease renewal, lease restructure and dilapidations.

Building Consultancy

With over 60 years’ experience, our Building Consultancy team supports clients on all aspects of construction and the built environment.

Property Management

Our property management services are aimed at maximising the value of real estate assets through sustainable management, enhanced occupier satisfaction and robust data and financial governance.

Valuation

Our UK-wide Valuation team delivers high-quality and independent real estate valuations across all asset classes.

Commercial Placemaking and Masterplanning

We work on mixed-use developments, urban renewal schemes and regeneration projects, ensuring that each real estate development has legacy at its heart.

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