We advise Grosvenor in Belgravia, Knightsbridge and Mayfair.
The ownership of the Duke of Westminster covers 300 acres of prime Central London real estate.
Mount Street is now the destination of choice for super luxury houses, “Halkins” is home to niche independent international brands and Elizabeth Street has an eclectic mix of cuisine, fashion & accessories and community retailers.
Property is a fundamental component of a successful luxury goods business, whether boutiques, stores, offices or showrooms.
We have acted on behalf of the Scheufele family since 1997 providing strategic and professional advice upon acquisition of their boutiques in ‘Bond Street, rent review negotiations, leasing offices and acquiring the House of Chopard building in London.
In 2010 we were delighted to help the Elephant Family locate pop up shops throughout London.
We also arranged sponsorship and designers for the stunning public art exhibition.
The rent review is a key moment in time to address the strategic plan for continued occupation (or otherwise) of a store. Wilson McHardy concluded the rent review for Brioni (32 Bruton Street) as part of a strategic review.
Brioni is an Italian luxury fashion house founded in 1945. It specialises in hand made suits and is part of the Kering Group.
Upon our recommendation, the Arcade magazine (for Burlington Arcade) was the first landlord magazine to be translated into Arabic, Mandarin and Russian as part of the integrated B2B, B2C Marketing and PR initiatives to attract international tourists.
“I always read your column avidly”
Michael Wainwright - Managing Director, Boodles
We write the London Retail Property Commentary for Luxury Briefing which is generally recognised as topical reading for all market sectors within the luxury world.
We have collaborated with the founder and publication ambassador, James Ogilvy, to organise events and arrange sponsorships to promote retail locations and individual buildings.
And we acquired the global flagship store for Burberry at 23 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London.
If imitation is flattery, we are delighted that many Retail Leasing Agents now advise their clients to dress vacant shops with marketing material.
Window Vinyl – 18 Royal Exchange: A collaboration with Swatch Group.