Sanderson Weatherall in London and the South East


0207 851 2100


1st Floor, 13 Austin Friars, London EC2N 2HE

Our London office is located in the City of London. Also known as the Square Mile, the City is the primary business district and historic centre of London and is home to some of the world’s largest financial institutions. Austin Friars is just a short walk from Bank, Liverpool Street and Moorgate stations.

St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower Bridge and “The Gherkin” are just some of the iconic landmarks that sit side by side in the City and reflect its vibrant and exciting atmosphere.

We offer a wide range of property expertise including retail and commercial agency, lease consultancy, rating, valuation, building consultancy as well as access to our national network of services and property professionals.

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Our occupier service is designed to help make your business successful. From finding and creating amazing spaces, to developing occupier cost reduction strategies, we deal with all your property needs to let you get on with running your business. You can find out more about our occupier services below.



Property Valuation Using extensive experience and market knowledge, we deliver excellence in development appraisals, loan security reviews, portfolio valuations and individual mortgage valuations. We work with investors, lenders, owners and occupiers, always taking time to understand business objectives, and ensure we deliver first class results. We have a long-established reputation in a broad range of sectors, including offices, residential, industrial and retail. We also lead the way in many specialist property types, including: development land, sporting venues, healthcare, motor trade, heavy industry, caravan parks & holiday homes, marinas and universities & student accommodation. Asset Valuation We place great emphasis on technical expertise, professional integrity and client care when operating in the machinery and business assets sector. We were the first firm in our industry to obtain international quality standard ISO9001 for our plant and equipment valuation and sale services. You can find out more about our valuation services below.  


Agency - sales & lettings

Our award winning property agents provide transactional services across the UK to owners, occupiers, investors and developers. Our agency teams specialise in regions and industries around the country, providing local insight and technical knowledge that's relevant to your business, property and location. We add value by offering commercially astute advice, and alerting you to the opportunities and threats that might affect your transaction. We'll also work with our property and building consultants to advise you on planning, valuations, business rates, dilapidations, building surveys, lease and rent reviews, as well as talk to our in house architects about any fit-out requirements.   Contact Us


Business Rates

Sanderson Weatherall Rating specialists are RICS and IRRV qualified surveyors that can offer a comprehensive range of Rating services to clients including Rating Appeals, Rating Valuations, Rates Management and Rates Audit, together with cutting edge advice on Empty Rates mitigation. Regarded as experts in the field, all our senior staff are members of the Rating Surveyors' Association and are able to offer the very best Rates advice on the accuracy of Rating assessments and resultant Business Rates liabilities. Through our experts' memberships of the Institute of Revenues, Rating and Valuation we are also happy to assist clients who have international local property tax liabilities. We participate in the activities of both of these professional bodies at the highest level and negotiate with government on the introduction of all new non domestic rating proposals. On the 1st April 2017 the new rating lists were published across England and Wales and from that date, businesses looking to challenge their business rates were required to do so through HMRC’s Government Gateway. If you don’t currently have an account then please follow the steps in our guide to setting up a Government Gateway account, registering properties and appointing an agent here.    Contact Us


Lease & Property Management

Our approach focuses on efficient and effective management of your lease and property, always ensuring your occupier costs are kept to a minimum. We’re some of the best lease negotiators in the field, and our understanding of business and the people who work in them, means we’ll get you the best result without damaging the relationship with your landlord. As experienced property managers, we’ll also deal with the day to day running of your property with our 24-hour maintenance call out. If your working environment is needing an update, our architects and fit out specialists can help you explore new designs and interiors, as well as how to transform your space to embrace newer and more efficient ways of working.  


Lease Consultancy

Sanderson Weatherall’s Lease Consultancy team are leaders in the field. We are expert negotiators in rent and lease terms for all forms of commercial properties across the UK. Our knowledge of the property market and experience in dealing with complex tenancy agreements allows us to deliver top results for you, no matter how big or small your business is. Our understanding of business and people also means we’ll work with you to achieve the best result, without damaging your relationship with your landlord or tenant. The Lease Consultancy team are able to offer: Lease Audits We will analyse your leases and identify, critical dates and liabilities leading to the creation of a comprehensive lease database. This will simplify your processes and avoid key dates and obligations being overlooked. Lease Renewals & Restructuring We will undertake a strategic review and inspection of your property portfolio and identify opportunities to rationalise or restructure leases, and reduce your costs by reviewing future lease events and potential liabilities. Rent Reviews We act on your behalf on the negotiation of rent and lease terms to obtain the best possible outcome. Dispute Resolution Our highly experienced lease consultancy team will represent you at Court and Arbitration and have a wealth of experience in the preparation of Expert Report and Replies to Independent Experts and Arbitrators. Members of the team are also frequently appointed by the RICS to act as arbitrators, Independent Experts and Mediators. Strategic Property Due Diligence Advice We provide detailed rental advice if you are considering acquiring property or businesses with existing leasehold liabilities. Contact Us


Building Surveying

Our building surveying team will give you a detailed understanding of the condition of the property you are planning to buy, or rent, or already own.


Development Services

Our advice supports developers and land owners throughout the development lifecycle. By combining our knowledge, we focus on optimising the value of your project and managing risk. With talented people across the UK, our integrated approach covers planning and acquisition advice, design and build management and the marketing of developments for sale or leasing. You can find out more about our services for developers below.




1st Floor
13 Austin Friars


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