People

Ben Nichols

Associate

Location
London (West End)

Contact Ben
T: +44 (0)207 333 6411
E: bnichols@geraldeve.com

Ben is an Associate in the Central London Investment team with a focus on advising on the acquisition, asset management and disposal strategies of assets on behalf of a range of domestic and overseas investors.

With 6 years’ experience in the Central London office market, Ben has a specific focus on how new occupier trends in the workplace are impacting the investment market and works closely with our planning and development team in advising clients on the asset lifecycle to maximise investment returns. Ben is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and is a RICS registered valuer.

Examples of Sales:

City University of London – advising on the freehold sale of Bath & Cayton, Old Street, EC1 to Rockspring.

Private Family – advising on the freehold sale of The Ragged School, Vine Hill, EC1 to GMG.

English UK – advising on the freehold sale of 219 St John Street, EC1 to a private investor.

Private Overseas Investor – advising on the freehold sale of York House, Pentonville Road, to The Office Group.

Private Overseas Investor – advising on the long leasehold sale of 10 Charles II Street, SW1 to a private investor.

Examples of Leasing:

Tishman Speyer – advising on the marketing and leasing of Smithson Plaza, SW1.

Examples of Acquisitions:

Capita Business Services – advised on the 87,000 sq ft pre-let acquisition of The Copyright Building, W1 from Derwent London.