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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Vacancy for Administration Executive - Agency Department

A permanent role for an Administration Executive based in Highgate which would suit a cool-headed organised individual interested in the property business.
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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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Lease extension valuation advice

Extending the lease of a flat or buying the freehold of a block is often a mystery to the uninitiated. Visit our website on lease extensions and collective enfranchisement - Extend Now - for more information.
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Quick Property Search

Featured Properties

Freehold D1 Church and Community Buildings With Development Potential - Oakwood EN4

Oakwood Methodist Church, Westpole Avenue, Oakwood

Size: 1,057 sq.m. /11,378 sq.ft.

0.6 Acre Site


Vacant Freehold Shop and Upper Parts with Significant Development Potential - Hackney, London E8

127 Richmond Road,  Hackney

Size: 149 sq.m. /1,603 sq.ft.


Recent Deals

Unique Office / Studio Building To Let - Muswell Hill, London N10

Old Station House, 7a Coppetts Road, Muswell Hill

Size: 113 sq.m. /1,211 sq.ft.

Private parking for at least 6 cars

Retail Shop (A1 Use) To Let - Edmonton N18

247 Fore Street,  Edmonton

Size: 95 sq.m. /1,026 sq.ft.

Site With Development Potential For Sale - Palmers Green N13

Land at Rear of Sherwood, Old Park Road, Palmers Green

Size: 122 sq.m. /1,317 sq.ft.

Freehold Land (4.6 acres) For Sale - Enfield EN2

Capel Manor Kennels and Cattery, Whitewebbs Lane, Bulls Cross

Size: 18,632 sq.m. /200,549 sq.ft.

Suitable for alternative uses subject to planning permission