Tailored advice for commercial property investment

Through sector specialisms and in-depth market knowledge, our investment experts provide tailored advice as well as off-market opportunities and offer exclusive buying positions.

We appreciate that in uncertain times, decision making can be especially hard, which is why our investment professionals always ensure their clients are equipped with detailed insight of the latest market developments, trends, and activity levels across all commercial property sectors. 
In a fast-moving property landscape, this advice is essential.

Why choose Carter Jonas?

Carter Jonas stands apart from other consultancies by ensuring our investment specialists work closely with our asset management teams to deliver an integrated service. Bringing these specialisms together guarantees superior returns for our clients over the duration of their investment.
As part of a national and multi-disciplinary property partnership, we have experts to assist you wherever you are in the UK and whatever your commercial property concerns may be.
By working with us, you will see first-hand that we appreciate our role is not only to provide you with professional guidance, it’s also to foresee and understand any possible concerns and ongoing queries you may have.

Commercial sectors we provide investment advice within:

  • Office
  • Industrial
  • Retail & Leisure
  • Hotels
  • Science Parks & Laboratories
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Student Accommodation
  • Alternative Sectors

Local knowledge, national coverage

We have a network of offices in London, Oxford, Cambridge, Bristol, Birmingham, and Leeds offering insights into local markets. This enables us to source acquisition opportunities ahead of the market and provide better coverage for disposals.

@ John Knight
John Knight
Head of Investment
020 7016 0730 email me about John
@ Tom Forman
Tom Forman
Associate Partner - National Investment
0207 016 0736 email me about Tom
William Greasley
020 7518 3283 email me about William
@ Will Rooke
William Rooke 
Partner - Head of Eastern Commercial
01223 326815 email me about William Rooke

John was previously a Director of the National Markets Office Investment department at BNP Paribas Real Estate and formally Strutt & Parker. He has over 15 years’ experience in the UK investment market, with a particular focus on business and office parks.

John advised on a range of high profile acquisitions and disposals of investment properties for a variety of key clients, including Arlington/TPG, Railpen, Dimah Capital, Orchard Street Investment Management, Hunter Real Estate Investment Management and Frasers Property. 

At Carter Jonas, John will work with colleagues from across the business’s expanding commercial division - including teams in Bristol, Oxford, Cambridge, Birmingham and Leeds - building on existing experience to spearhead a dedicated and cohesive approach for private and public sector clients targeting commercial properties.

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Three career highlights:

  • Sale of former Caterham F1 facility in Oxfordshire.
  • Acquisition of 20 offices across the Midlands for occupier taking on a government contract.
  • Various acquisitions of investment opportunities on behalf of retained local authority clients.
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William Rooke is an investment and commercial development property specialist.

Three career highlights: 

  • Land assembly in central Cambridge for 316 room student housing scheme.
  • Acquisition of vacant office building in North Cambridge for £1m and subsequent letting and Asset Management to create a £7m investment.
  • Securing planning consent and anchor tenants for a £100m industrial development in the Midlands. 


Carter Jonas enjoys a close relationship with the UK’s leading developers including Berkeley Homes, Barratt, Great Portland Estates, Battersea Power Station, Telford Homes, Galliard Homes and Ballymore.


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