Operating throughout London and the South East, we work for clients in the investment,
acquisitions and development markets for both residential and commercial properties.
Our founders have over 30 years experience between them in diverse industries, across small businesses and global corporations, with approachable and professional styles, ensuring their effectiveness across all transaction values, property sectors and clients. Their passion for property and proactive approach naturally delivers results and adds value.
Nick has worked in the property market for over 15 years as a specialist in commercial property investments and asset management. He has advised clients on a wide range of transactions throughout the South East and is well known for his energetic and tenacious approach to deal-making ensuring the optimum outcome for his clients. In addition, he acts as a strategic advisor to many property investment companies and has a flexible approach that allows him to represent both private and corporate clients. Notable transactions include;
1. Acting on behalf of a family trust, he advised on the acquisition of a mixed-use portfolio of 208 properties in East London with a deal value of over £50m.
2. Acting on behalf of a charity, he advised on the disposal of a portfolio of flats in East London to a syndicate of private investors with a deal value in excess of £16m.
3. Acting on behalf of Bellway Homes he acted as an advisor on the acquisition of a site in South London benefiting from planning consent for the development of 96 residential units and 25,000 square feet of commercial space with a deal value in excess of £9m.
Away from the office he can be found on the tennis court, golf course or with his head in his hands at his beloved football team West Ham United.
Erkut has worked in sales, investments and operations throughout his career with over fifteen years worth of experience in banking and most recently commercial property. His diverse skills have proven invaluable to building the business. He has set up and managed the infrastructure and marketing which has allowed Harston&Co to grow from a startup East London commercial property agency to a fully fledged investment, development and management company operating across London and the South East. In applying and marketing commercial property in line with his understanding of what makes a good investment in any industry, Erkut has ensured the company takes on a unique approach to its business while still respecting the industry’s traditions.
Outside of the office, Erkut is an avid Arsenal supporter and loves being walked by his dog Archie.