Who we are

From complex planning challenges to consumer-driven upheaval in the retail sector. From corporate pressures to public sector constraints, GL Hearn is delivering results through dynamic solutions that align property portfolios with wider business priorities.

GL Hearn is a market-leading UK real estate consultancy with a long history of providing successful planning, development and advisory outcomes for both public and private sector clients.

A market leader in planning, development and regeneration, we employ over 400 staff across the UK with our head office in London. GL Hearn has a strong record of delivery in London, as well as across the rest of the UK, which we serve from seven regional offices, including Glasgow, Manchester and Southampton.

We work with public and private sector organisations to enhance land and property holdings for our clients, working on some of the most complex real estate projects in the UK, providing strategic advice across all phases of the asset life cycle; making complex developments happen and reducing occupation costs through our multidisciplinary approach and specialist expertise.

GL Hearn’s primary focus is on the residential, retail and corporate advisory markets, offering a wide range of specialist professional services from environmental, infrastructure, and town and country planning, business rates advice, valuation and lease advisory, through to development, including compulsory purchase and land assembly to private sector development management, agency and consultancy expertise.

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We make difficult developments happen and continuously improve property occupation costs.
Simon Barnard
National Head of Development

GL Hearn