Steve Dougherty is highly experienced in the field of commercial Real Estate. He acts for landlords, developers, lenders and investors and also has a broad retail practice. He brings a commercial approach to his work together with strong negotiating skills.

His recent notable transactions include:-

  • the sale of a large multi-let office block in Aberdeen;
  • the forward funded sale and letting of a large former office building in Glasgow for a future hotel and retail development currently in the construction phase. 
  • portfolio management for national retailers
  • acting on behalf of a number of national retailers in acquiring properties out of administration;
  • the conditional sale of a large brown-field site on the outskirts of Edinburgh in separate phases to three national house builders for an aggregate sum nearing £30m, permitting the future development of over 200 houses;
  • property support in relation to numerous secured lending transactions.
  • the acquisition of a major student accomodation and retail site in Glasgow.
  • the sale of a site in south Edinburgh with now a 529 bed student accommodation building to Unite Student Accommodation with retail space retained by our clients and currently being let.


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