Sean Howes

International Partner • United Kingdom

Sean Howes - London
Send Me a Message
Local Office:

125 Old Broad Street
London, EC2N 1AR
United Kingdom

Office: +44 203 296 2022

Mobile: +44 7810631551

Download VCard

Sean Howes

International Partner • United Kingdom


Sean is an International Partner in the Central London Investment team, with over 20 years’ experience in the City of London market.

He works for a broad range of investors and developers providing advice on a range of sales and acquisitions together with consultancy projects. 

Recent success includes:

  • the sale of 1-5 London Wall Buildings on behalf of the City of London Corporation for £97 million,
  • sale of 65 Holborn Viaduct on behalf of a private overseas investor for £60 million,
  • sale of 11 Pilgrim Street on behalf of Stenprop for £80 million,
  • sale of 24 Martin Lane on behalf of AEW for £30 million,
  • acquisition of Athene Place on behalf of Henderson Park/Endurance Land for £100 million and
  • the acquisition of 160 Blackfriars on behalf of Angelo Gordon for £62 million. 

Services

Capital Markets

Are you ready for what’s next in the real estate industry? Our Capital Markets team advises institutional and private owners, occupiers, investors and developers on their most significant transactions.

Learn More
Offices - Capital Markets

Our market leading national Office Capital Markets team creates strategies which empower our clients to reach their goals whether buying, selling or developing office properties.

Learn More
Central London Offices - Capital Markets

Our Central London Capital Markets team provides a range of investment advisory services to an array of domestic and overseas clients engaged in buying, selling, investing in, financing, or building real estate in London.

Learn More
Residential - Capital Markets
Our national Residential Investment & BTR team leads the UK market in providing expert advice to investors and developers looking for new residential investment opportunities, or who wish to acquire, develop or dispose of rented portfolios. 
 
Learn More
Logistics & Industrial | Capital Markets

Whether you are looking to buy, sell or develop industrial property, our Logistics & Industrial Capital Markets team provides expertise and insight that will help maximise the value of your portfolio or individual assets.

Learn More
Retail - Capital Markets

Our leading Retail Capital Markets team provides advice, execution and investment services to a vast network of national and international clients involved in buying, selling, financing or developing retail real estate.

Learn More
EMEA Structured Finance

In an increasingly competitive and complex environment for real estate investment, financing structures and deal terms that maximise value are more important than ever. With deep domain expertise in financing and a strong track record of completing transactions at exceptional terms, Cushman & Wakefield can help you find the right solution.

Learn More
EMEA Cross-Border Capital Markets

In 2018, global real estate investment volumes hit record highs of US$1.75 trillion. Cross-border investment now continues to flourish, and EMEA remains a top target for investment.

Learn More
Hospitality

The hospitality industry is changing. From disruptive technology to the shifting definition of what a hotel can be, hospitality advisers require not only real estate and operational expertise, but insight into the future.

Learn More
Offices

Cushman & Wakefield is a leading advisor to occupiers, investors and developers of office space across the UK & Ireland.

Learn More
Logistics & Industrial
In the fast-evolving sector, occupiers and owners benefit from our versatile representation expertise throughout the supply channel.
Learn More
Life Sciences Real Estate Services
We help life science companies create flexible real estate strategies to attract and retain top talent, while managing efficiency and costs.
Learn More

What's new

European Grade A Office Availability Ratio Declines As Occupiers Focus On Best in Class Space
European Grade A Office Availability Ratio Declines As Occupiers Focus On Best in Class Space

Availability of Grade A space demanded by occupiers remains low and below 2% of total office stock in many key markets.

18/11/2022

istockphoto-idea
GSK Completes Sale Of Strategic Life Sciences Development Site

Real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield has advised GSK plc on the sale of the surplus development land that sits alongside its 1 million sq ft Research & Development (R&D) facility in Stevenage to UBS Asset Management and Reef Group. 

11/11/2022

PFM-2022-Stage-webcard
Capital Markets (image)
Cushman & Wakefield Appoints EMEA Sustainability Services Lead

Meikle will be responsible for driving activity in the Midlands and wider regions.

03/11/2022

Watermark Place
Availability of Grade A Office Space in London Reaches 12-year Low

Meikle will be responsible for driving activity in the Midlands and wider regions.

26/10/2022

cinch
Cinch Self Storage and Partners Acquire 34,000 Sq Ft Watford Warehouse

Padlock Partners UK Fund III and operating partner Cinch Self Storage have purchased a site for a new facility in Watford for approximately £9m.

07/10/2022

office workspace
Cushman & Wakefield Recognised For Project Managing Dojo’s Award Winning Workplace Fit Out

Cushman & Wakefield has been recognised for its role as Project Manager on digital payment company Dojo’s head office in London, which won the British Council for Offices (BCO) National Award 2022 in the Fit Out of Workspace category.

06/10/2022

Andrew Meikle
Cushman & Wakefield Appoints Andrew Meikle As International Partner In UK Capital Markets Team

Meikle will be responsible for driving activity in the Midlands and wider regions.

04/10/2022

graduates, apprentices and placement students
Cushman & Wakefield Welcomes Tomorrow’s Industry Stars

68 graduates, apprentices and placement students have joined in the UK & Ireland

30/09/2022

Michael Carson Cushman & Wakefield
21 GRosvenor Place
Cushman & Wakefield Launches Sale Of 21 Grosvenor Place, SW1

This highly attractive West End office building presents a unique refurbishment and repositioning opportunity, suitable for a number of high value uses including healthcare.

26/09/2022

UK banknote close up of Queen's face
Budget Reaction

Cushman & Wakefield experts from across the UK react to this year's budget and what it means for property.

12/03/2020

Insights

dna graphic
Research • Investment

DNA of Real Estate

DNA of Real Estate tracks prime rents and yields in up to 45 cities across Europe, covering the key office, high street and logistics sectors. It provides an overview of quarterly performance for prime rents and yields.
Nigel Almond • 21/11/2022
tech mesh graphic black background
Insights • Economy

Futures Cut - Future of Cities

Sign up for a personal view of the evolving role of real estate in a world of technological, social and business change, by Richard Pickering, Head of Innovation, EMEA.
Richard Pickering • 03/11/2022
Build to rent
Research • Residential

Build To Rent Quarterly Report

This quarter's report looks at the current economic outlook, the resilient rental market, Q3 rental market performance, investment volumes and Built-to-Rent delivery.
Mark Clegg • 19/10/2022
Oxford Street, London
MarketBeat • Office

Central London MarketBeat

Central London Marketbeat provides an overview of the occupational and investment markets across Central London on a quarterly basis.  

Liberty Strong • 18/08/2022
Tech Cities EMEA
Article • Technology

Regional and Emerging Tech Hubs in EMEA

Beyond the global tech hubs in Western Europe, employers have expanding operations into Central Europe.
Dimitris Vlachopoulos • 08/08/2022
Young people around table with laptop
Research • Education

UK Student Accommodation Report

The Student Accommodation Annual Report provides insight into the trends in student accommodation demand, supply and investment during the year to date.
Andrew Smith • 02/08/2022
dark haired woman sitting on desk talking to coworkers
Insights • Office

Coworking UK Report

Our latest report “Coworking 2020: What’s Next on the Flexible Workspace Horizon?” explores how the UK Flexible Workspace sector could help play a key role in the recovery after COVID-19.

15/10/2020
Flexible Workspace
Insights • Coworking

Valuation of Flexible Workspace

With flexible workspace now considered a vital component of the workplace ecosystem, how should landlords successfully value a flexible workspace proposition?
10/09/2020
Cranes, Stratford East London
Insights • Office

Is This End Of The Development Cycle?

The lockdown measures implemented by the Government to control the spread of coronavirus have had a profound effect on office development activity.
01/07/2020

UK INSIGHTS

dna graphic
Research • Investment

DNA of Real Estate

DNA of Real Estate tracks prime rents and yields in up to 45 cities across Europe, covering the key office, high street and logistics sectors. It provides an overview of quarterly performance for prime rents and yields.
Nigel Almond • 21/11/2022
Data-Center-Update_EMEA_web-card-q32022
Research • Data Center

EMEA Data Centre Update

 
Jacob Albers • 01/11/2022
London Big Ben Westminster Bridge sunset
MarketBeat • Insights

UK MarketBeat

Cushman & Wakefield MarketBeat reports analyse quarterly UK commercial property activity across office, retail and industrial real estate sectors as well as the Central London residential market. Find data on supply, demand and pricing trends at the market and submarket levels.
Daryl Perry • 27/10/2022
person drawing a chart in marker on glass
Insights • Investment

The EMEA Investor Update

A regular update on the commercial real estate investment scene in Europe.
James Young • 27/10/2022
Young people around table with laptop
Research • Education

UK Student Accommodation Report

The Student Accommodation Annual Report provides insight into the trends in student accommodation demand, supply and investment during the year to date.
Andrew Smith • 02/08/2022
Southwark station empty escalator
Insights • Economy

UK Real Estate Market View

A regular update on the commercial real estate market in the UK.
31/05/2022
workers in coworking space blurred man walking past seated women
Research • Coworking

Coworking Trends

We outline the difference between the offers, along with market leading research on coworking trends across the world.
17/11/2020
Flexible Workspace
Insights • Coworking

Valuation of Flexible Workspace

With flexible workspace now considered a vital component of the workplace ecosystem, how should landlords successfully value a flexible workspace proposition?
10/09/2020
Cranes, Stratford East London
Insights • Office

Is This End Of The Development Cycle?

The lockdown measures implemented by the Government to control the spread of coronavirus have had a profound effect on office development activity.
01/07/2020
modern office meeting room
Article

Commercial Property

Dedicated to delivering effective services in the EMEA region. 

FEATURED STORIES

Boden HQ amphitheatre
JP Boden & Co • Retail
Fashion retailer JP Boden & Co wanted to expand its London head office to accommodate business growth and more agile working. Our Project & Development Services team created a connection between the main office into a newly refurbished warehouse/hangar space, creating one large single workspace that reflects the Boden brand. 
Learn More
Commercial Real Estate Technology
Omnicom Europe Limited • Technology

Omnicom Europe Limited had to relocate from over ten properties into one over 4 years.

Learn More
Office (image)
Boehringer Ingelheim • Life Sciences
Improved Procurement, MRO Warehouse Processes Maximize Production Uptime
Learn More

Social Media

With your permission we and our partners would like to use cookies in order to access and record information and process personal data, such as unique identifiers and standard information sent by a device to ensure our website performs as expected, to develop and improve our products, and for advertising and insight purposes.

Alternatively click on More Options and select your preferences before providing or refusing consent. Some processing of your personal data may not require your consent, but you have a right to object to such processing.

You can change your preferences at any time by returning to this site or clicking on Cookies.
MORE OPTIONS
Agree and Close
These cookies ensure that our website performs as expected,for example website traffic load is balanced across our servers to prevent our website from crashing during particularly high usage.
These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced features. These cookies do not gather any information about you that could be used for advertising or remember where you have been on the internet.
These cookies allow us to work with our marketing partners to understand which ads or links you have clicked on before arriving on our website or to help us make our advertising more relevant to you.
Agree All
Reject All
SAVE SETTINGS