Robert Seeley BSc (HONS) MRICS
Graduated from Nottingham Trent University, joining the property department of Lloyds TSB. Robert has experience in all aspects of commercial property, including landlord & tenant relations, valuation & property management. Robert qualified as a Chartered Surveyor and became a full member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors in 2002.
Rob previously worked for Tesco followed by Sainsbury's property as the asset management for their UK town center property holdings. The national brief allowed Robert to gain valuable experience across the UK property market while managing a diverse and valuable real estate portfolio.
This led to a move into Property Acquisitions for their fast growing retail estate, including the leasehold and freehold acquisitions of standalone stores, mixed-use developments, petrol filling stations and retail developments.
Robert consolidated this success by joining the Sainsbury’s property team in 2010 as a lead acquisitions manager in London.
Robert now advises on a range of landlord and tenant clients throughout the UK focusing on retail and leisure. Waterstones have appointed Robert on key property disposals throughout the UK together with the continued search for new smaller format stores in key locations. Recent successes include the acquisition of stores in Dorking and on Coney Street in York and the disposal of Birmingham to Apple.
Rebecca Stevenson BA (HONS) MSc
Rebecca’s property experience focuses on investment, acquisitions and development of retail, leisure and residential property. This has been developed over a number of years having worked within two of the UK’s largest retailer’s property teams and since founding RSR Properties.
Having worked within the Tesco and Sainsbury’s Property teams she gained this experience at a national level through a property acquisition role for new store. To complement this experience, she has also led a number of challenging and creative mixed-use development projects from new build to conversions and refurbishment. Rebecca’s passion falls within the retail and leisure sectors, being an enthusiast for new concepts and growing businesses.
She is extremely proactive in identifying new opportunities for a variety of clients. With a strong network within the London property market, her intimate knowledge of the city and being fluent in French and Italian, a truly unique service can be offered. Rebecca’s clients rely on her to offer a complete service from location planning, UK Company set up, branding, property finding and project monitoring through to handover for occupation.
This service is extended to property investment strategy planning for short, medium and long term holdings. Rebecca’s passion falls within the retail and leisure sectors, being an enthusiast for new concepts and growing businesses.