Leo Nicholson

Senior Associate


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T: +44 (0)161 259 0482

Leo is a Senior Associate in our Capital Markets department based in our Manchester office. Leo has over 10 years’ experience in commercial real estate and specialises in real estate brokerage and property transactions advising a wide range of clients on the disposal and acquisition of commercial property assets across the UK as well as providing wider portfolio and asset strategy advice to a number of clients.

Specific experience

Investment acquisition – Leo advises a number of clients on the acquisition of assets and development sites across a number of sectors including office, industrial, retail and leisure. Leo has transacted over £250m of commercial real estate over the past 5 years with key clients including, Knight Frank Investment Management, LaSalle IM, Daily Mail Pension Fund and Ahli United Bank.

Real estate disposal – Leo provides strategic marketing and disposal advice to a range of funds, financial institutions, propco’s, public sector and private wealth clients. Leo has delivered a number of successful marketing campaigns and secured the disposal of assets for clients including Regional Reit, Santander, NHS and OMC Investments.

Portfolio analysis – Leo specialises in detailed financial analysis and due diligence for clients on complex real estate portfolios (and individual assets) and subsequent transaction management. Clients include Clearbell, Jolivet and MCR Property.

Asset and investment strategy – Leo provides longer term commercial real estate strategies and advice to a number of private wealth clients and family offices on their real estate portfolios to deliver the investment returns matching their bespoke requirements.