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 Winchmore Hill, North London.

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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Brexit and the North London property market

Following the Brexit decision we see no reason to for any immediate change in any of the occupational commercial property markets of North, NE and NW London.
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Affordable housing S106 contributions 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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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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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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Featured Properties

Offices to Let - Finchley Central N3

Part First Floor Unitec House, 2 Albert Place, Finchley Road,

Size: 16 sq. m. 176 sq.ft. to 127 sq.m. /1,370 sq.ft.

177-1,370 square feet available on new sublease/licences


Freehold Site For Sale with Vacant Possession - Enfield EN2

Kings Oak Nursery, Tingleys Top Lane, Crews Hill

Size: 4,238 sq.m. /45,617 sq.ft.

Residential Development Potential


D1 Building To Let - Golders Green NW11

Golders Green Parish Church Hall, West Heath Drive, Golders Green

Size: 302 sq.m. /3,253 sq.ft.

Ideally suited for use as a nursery school


Recent Deals

Shop To Let - Winchmore Hill N21

Size: 34 sq.m. /368 sq.ft.

New lease available on flexible terms

Prominent High Street Office - Potters Bar EN6

Size: 64 sq. m. 687 sq.ft. to 131 sq.m. /1,412 sq.ft.

15 Unit Residential Development Site For Sale - South Ockendon, Essex

Size: 1,193 sq.m. /12,845 sq.ft.

Construction ready site - all planning conditions cleared