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  • Stiles Harold Williams
    A modern multi-disciplinary, property based professional advisory firm. Read more.
  • History
    Established for 215 years, we can trace our roots back to 1798 in Croydon and London. Read more.
  • Offices
    We work from offices across the South of England, London and the Midlands on property all over the UK. Read more.
  • People
    150 people with 80 fee earners of whom more than 50 are Chartered Surveyors. Read more.
  • Core Commercial Services
    Commercial Agency and Investment, Landlord and Tenant, Valuations and Business Rates, Development Consultancy and Town planning, Building Consultancy and Commercial Management. Read more.
  • Specialist Commercial Services
    Aviation, Motor Trade/Roadside and Leisure Property, Expert Witness work, Educational and Healthcare Property and LPA Fixed Charge Receivership. Read more.
  • Residential Services
    Leasehold Enfranchisement, Leasehold Management, Town Planning, Building Consultancy, Residential Development Consultancy and Valuation. Read more.
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    Commercial properties and sites to let and for sale, Investment sales and Residential Development Properties and sites for sale. Read more.
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    Stiles Harold Williams adopts a positive attitude to the environnment and sustainability issues. Read more.
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making property work - that's what we do

Stiles Harold Williams is an independent property advisory business with specialists in many aspects of commercial and residential property. From offices in London and the south east we serve our clients across the UK, striving to provide the right answers to their property needs and making property work for their benefit.


  • Company Secretariat & PSC Legislation – helping you stay compliant

  • 24 April 2017
  • A year ago (6th April 2016) the Department for Business Innovation & Skills introduced new legislation requiring most UK firms to identify and record the people who own or control their company - known as Persons of Significant Influence & Control (PSC). This has been launched to help increase transparency and support law enforcement agencies in money laundering investigations. Residential management companies are also required to comply and report, and the SHW Company Secretariat can help you stay compliant in this matter. What constitutes a PSC? A PSC is a person who: i) Holds more than 25% of the Shares in your company ii) Holds more than 25% of the Voting Rights in your company iii) Holds the right to appoint or remove the majority of directors Additionally, but less likely iv) Has the right to exercise, or actually exercises significant influence or control over your company v) Has the right to exercise, or actually exercises significant influence or control over the activities of a trust or a firm, which in turn would satisfy any of the first four conditions if it were a person
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  • Ford Industrial Estate – before and after: BCD case study

  • 24 April 2017
  • Background: SHW have been instructed to carry out various services at this West Sussex estate on behalf of the freeholder. These include dilapidations matters unit refurbishments lease renewal and agency. Challenge: Following liquidation of the previous tenant’s business, the landlord was left with significant catering debris, pests and a double unit in poor condition, including substantial grease deposits on all internal surfaces, among other issues. The refurbishment also needed to factor in the requirements of a new tenant who already occupied neighbouring units.
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  • SHW Management – 97 new units across four blocks

  • 21 April 2017
  • SHW Management have been instructed to look after Steep Hill – a four block Croydon residential development comprising 97 units. Unusually, Steep Hill features an open-air heated swimming pool with a gym and sauna facilities for communal use. - Comprehensive hands-on management of the development - Service charge administration - Compliance with relevant legislation and guidance in areas of Landlord & Tenant, Health & Safety and other relevant laws - Administering third-party service provider contracts
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  • Brighton & Hove – #1 desirable office locale

  • 19 April 2017
  • The people of Brighton consume more coffee per person than any other area in the UK, Brighton is one of the biggest centres for street art and of course, this week Brighton and Hove Albion have made it to the Premier League. (SHW would like to take this opportunity to send their best wishes to the Albion!) But what you may not know about Brighton is Property Week have just announced the results of their study into the Hot 100 Office Locations in the UK outside of London for 2017 and guess who came top! Visit to view the full findings. This is great news for Brighton which historically has been renowned for its seaside location with everyone eating fish and chips and taking their bucket and spades to the beach there’s nothing wrong with this stereotype and is something the people of Brighton are very proud of, however there is also a thriving business community here. There are a number of big name occupiers already based in Brighton American Express are one of Brighton’s biggest employers, accompanied by Legal and General, Mott McDonald, Bupa and Lloyds to name but a few.
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