Residential Investment

Residential Investment & Development

Drawing on our extensive London and regional footprint, CBRE’s Residential Investment & Development team empowers every aspect of investors’ real estate ambitions. Connected across every region, CBRE will identify, source and develop residential real estate in the most competitive locations, overcoming challenges with consistent value.

Through close partnerships, the team works to understand clients’ financial goals and developmental vision, to ensure compelling yet commercial results that drive maximum value amid a complex and competitive investment landscape.

With strong foundations within the residential market, the Residential Investment & Development team works with CBRE’s extensive national network to provide unrivalled access to opportunities in the UK’s most sought-after locations. Combining CBRE’s authoritative research capability with local market intelligence, we connect developers and investors, empowering both parties to maximise opportunities, driving efficiencies and minimising risk.

With a global footprint comprising more than 60 countries, the team draws on CBRE’s international eye to understand the level of properties commanding peak value and sales rates worldwide, drawing on this insight to advise and influence clients’ developments on a domestic scale.

Renowned for innovative and flexible funding solutions, CBRE’s Residential Investment & Development team will find the best financial route to optimise residential investments across a range of schemes. With a proven network of residential sales and leasing experts, we provide a total advantage, whatever our clients’ long-term investment objectives.

Private Rented Sector

Investment into buildings and developments within the private rented sector is at an all time high, with a growing demographic looking to rent homes in the capital and city centres across the UK. CBRE’s extensive Residential Investment & Development team draws on on-going insight and connections to drive purchases, investment and development – giving our clients clear competitive advantage in this competitive market.

Having advised on the UK’s earliest large-scale ‘build to rent’ transactions, CBRE continues to lead the way for investors and institutions looking to deploy capital in to this emerging market.


Building on a detailed understanding of clients’ full objectives and financial requirements, CBRE’s London Residential Investment and Development team will maximise opportunities within residential real estate – from investment, to development and beyond.

Long-standing expertise in developing across the capital ensures a clear focus on creating outstanding properties that drive optimum investment value – with proven results.

The team works with developers and investors alike to devise optimum structuring and funding solutions across a breadth of schemes for sale or leasing within the private rental sector.

With vast experience of acquisitions and disposals, the team offers expert advice and innovative investment solutions for all types of residential assets.

Advisory Consultancy
With an analytical, research-based approach to advice, CBRE will consider every aspect of a project with a continued focus on driving maximum value across the board.  Whether providing invaluable consultancy advice or ensuring a property is optimised for the investment market, we make our clients’ schemes stand out in an emerging market.

Other Residential Investment and Development Services:

  • Valuation Advisory
  • Capital Advisors
  • Investment Properties
  • Research
  • Business Consultancy and Planning
  • Residential Sales and Lettings
  • Research

Helen Gray


Helen Gray

T: +44 20 7182 2068

Jasper Masters

Executive Director

Jasper Masters

T: +44 20 7182 2158