The best selling agents for prime London property - Spear's Magazine

The best selling agents for prime London property

The best selling agents for prime London property

Welcome to the Spear’s ranking of the best selling agents for prime London property. The list features our Top Ten, Top Recommended and Recommended agents

For high-net-worth individuals selling prime residential property, the right agent can make a huge difference.

An expert selling agent will not only negotiate the best possible price for your property, but they can also untangle the issues that might arise during the time it takes to complete a deal.

A well-connected selling agent can attract interest from legitimate buyers without also attracting the wrong kind of attention.

So, when it comes to prime central London (PCL) property market, the right selling agent is essential.

Spear’s publishes annual rankings of the top private client advisers and service-providers to HNWs. These are drawn up on the basis of peer nominations, client feedback, telephone and face-to-face interviews, data supplied by firms, as well as information gathered by the Spear’s editorial and research teams.

The London selling agents featured in the 2021 edition of the Spear’s Property Advisers Index are included in the table below, along with their Spear’s ranking, ‘focus’, and, where possible, their self-reported career deals and average deal size.

Click on the individual names to be directed to more detailed profiles of each adviser on (The table is ordered by ranking and then alphabetically by surname.)


RankingNameFirm nameCareer deals (£)Average deal sizeFocus
Top TenTrevor AbrahmsohnGlentree InternationalSt John’s Wood, Hampstead
Top TenPeter BevanSavillsKnightsbridge
Top TenAndy BuchananJohn D. Wood & CoChelsea
Top TenRupert des ForgesKnight Frank£3 billion£10-15 millionPrime central London
Top TenJames ForbesTBC£20 million-plus market
Top TenGary HershamBeauchamp Estates£15 billion£20 millionHigh value transactions
Top TenLouise HewlettLouise Hewlett PropertiesPrime central London
Top TenJonathan HewlettSavills£2 billion£30 millionConfidential advice
Top TenCharles McDowellCharles McDowell Properties£8-20 millionSuper-prime London
Top TenPeter WetherellWetherellMayfair
Top RecommendedDavid AdamsIndependent Broker£1.5-25 millionLondon and countryside
Top RecommendedGrant BatesHamptons International£4.25 billion£3.5 millionNorth London
Top RecommendedBecky FatemiRokstone£1.3 billion360-degree service’
Top RecommendedJames Gilbert-GreenTBC£1 billion£30 millionPrime central London
Top RecommendedSami RobertsonHarwood Advisory£1 billion£500k – £50 millionOne stop shop
Top RecommendedJake RussellRussell Simpson£1.4 billion£13 millionTop-end boutique selling
Top RecommendedSimon TollitTedworth PropertyPrime central London
Top RecommendedChristian WarmanTedworth Property£5 millionPrime central London
RecommendedJames BaileyJBB PropertyWest London
RecommendedAdrian BlackYOUhome Property GurusPrime London homes
RecommendedVic ChhabriaLondon Real Estate OfficeSales and lettings
RecommendedAlex ChristianSavills£10 millionPrime London properties
RecommendedShaun DrummondHarrods EstatesKnightsbridge
RecommendedLulu EgertonStrutt & Parker£5-20 millionInternational UHNWs
RecommendedCharles LloydCBREResidential sales
RecommendedLuke MillsCBREResidential sales
RecommendedCharles PennyKnight Frank£1 billion£10-£20 millionPrime central London
RecommendedIan PidgeonKnight Frank£3 billion£10-15 millionPrime central London
RecommendedMark PollackAston ChaseCentral and North West London
RecommendedJoe RaiDevlin McGregorPrime and super-prime property
RecommendedClaire ReynoldsSavillsMarylebone and Fitzrovia
RecommendedAlan RussellRussell SimpsonExclusive central London properties’
RecommendedHarvey SoningJames Andrew InternationalResidential sales
RecommendedPantazis TherianosEuroTerra CapitalGarden squares
RecommendedRichard ThomsonDevlin McGregorResidential and investment
RecommendedDavid TurnerDavid Turner Property£750 million£1-23 millionTailored service
RecommendedGeoff WilfordWilfords£1 billion£1.5mBuying and selling
RecommendedCharlie WillisCharlie Willis London£1.5 billion£2-65 millionPCL ‘unique homes’

To explore all the Spear’s indices, and to use our find-an-adviser tool to identify the private client adviser who is right for your specific requirements, go to the Spear’s 500 website.

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