Welcome to Gilmartin Ley

Founded in 1979 by Michael Gilmartin, Gilmartin Ley is a family business of chartered surveyors and commercial estate agents operating from offices in Highgate and Potters Bar.

At Gilmartin Ley we combine professional property expertise, business acumen and market knowledge in advising our clients on improving, acquiring, selling and renting industrial, commercial and residential property.

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Will PD rights lead to an office space shortage in suburban London?

PD rights which were introduced in March 2013 permitting the conversion of office space to flats may lead to a supply shortage and increasing rents.
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Affordable housing S106 contributions to be limited to schemes of more than 10 units

The news today that affordable housing contributions are to be limited to schemes of more than 10 units will provide a fillip for North London's house-builders.
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RICS International Summit Brasil: 2030 - The Future of Real Estate and the Built Environment

Brazil is no longer an emerging real estate market - it has emerged. There are short term problems but good reasons to bank on Brazil in the long term.
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Commercial Property Investment in the UK 2003 - 2012

The average annual investment in UK commercial property for 2003-2007 was 60% higher compared to 2008-2012. This graph shows the sea change.
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Clients Requirements

We have various active property requirements both for occupation (freehold and leasehold) and development / investment (freehold). Further details below.
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Featured Properties

Refurbished Industrial Warehouse Units With Private Yards To Let - Edmonton N18

Nobel Business Park, 8 Eley Road, Eley Estate, Edmonton

Size: 211 sq. m. 2,271 sq.ft. to 2,480 sq.m. /26,694 sq.ft.


Virtual Freehold High Eaves Cash & Carry Warehouse For Sale - East London

Unit 4 Forest Business Park, Argall Avenue, Leyton

Size: 628 sq.m. /6,764 sq.ft.

Leyton E10


Freehold D1 Educational Property Investment For Sale - West London

Sybil Elgar School, Havelock Road,

Size: 5,573 sq.m. /59,983 sq.ft.

Low passing rent of £137,000 pa with a review in 2017


Recent Deals

Industrial Land With Development Potential For Sale - Edmonton N18

Industrial Site, 8 Eley Road, Eley Estate

Size: 3,947 sq.m. /42,484 sq.ft.

B1 Office/Studio To Let - Winchmore Hill N21

Rear Office, 59c Station Road, Winchmore Hill

Size: 30 sq.m. /322 sq.ft.

A new lease available on flexible terms

Vacant Shop and Self Contained Three Bedroom Maisonette To Let - Chingford E4

66 Sewardstone Road,  Chingford
London  E4 7PR

Size: 104 sq.m. /1,124 sq.ft.

Newly Refurbished

Offices To Let - Winchmore Hill N21

59a Station Road,  Winchmore Hill

Size: 54 sq.m. /582 sq.ft.

New lease available on flexible terms