Steve Hile


London (City)

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T: +44 (0)20 7653 6841

Steve is a Partner based in our City office. He has over 25 years’ experience, the last 20 years with Gerald Eve in general valuation work throughout the UK but has specialised in the office market in central London and the home counties with particular emphasis on rating/local property tax valuations and the Serviced/Managed Office sector.

He works closely with our Rate Management and Payment Team, the largest in the country, currently managing in the region of £1.5billion a year in rate payments on behalf of our clients.

Specific experience

Clients include Grosvenor Estates, ITV, DMGT, Glaxo, Hays recruitment, Hertz, Cadogan, Prudential, Diageo, Telecity UK, AVANTA Serviced Office Group (part of REGUS), AMSPROP, The Office Group, Warner Music and the Greater London Authority.

He has conducted research and negotiations with the Valuation Office Agency on all the rating lists from 1973 onwards through to the current time in respect of a variety of property types but predominantly offices including serviced office providers and media companies. He has additionally presented cases to Valuation Tribunal on a number of occasions.

Steve is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, member of the BCA (Business Centre Association), the Institute of Revenues Rating and Valuation and Associate Member of the Rating Surveyors’ Association, he updates the Rating Dispute chapter of isurv and the Rating section of the London Office Guide. He is also a member of IPTI (International Property Tax Institute).