Prime Central London
Real estate agent
A stalwart of the Spear’s property index, Gary Hersham’s numbers consistently astound. But the Beauchamp boss might have topped even his own remarkable record with the brokering of the UK’s most expensive home: the 45-room, seven-storey 2-8a Rutland Gate.
The Knightsbridge property was reportedly sold to Chinese billionaire Cheung Chung-kiu for north of £200 million, far exceeding the previous record of £140 million for a UK house.
With more than 40 years in the game, Hersham is a true property specialist. He speaks seven languages and is well versed in the art of catering to billionaire buyers. His book of clients features individuals from Russia and the Middle East, and the firm has number of global offices in Cannes, St Tropez, Mykonos, Tel Aviv and New York.
Gary Hersham’s commitment and passion are unrivalled. He is a well-known and respected figure in the London property market, renowned for his exuberant character and persistence – particularly for achieving record sales prices at the top end of the market.
His extensive network and exceptional personal contacts, linguistic skills and chameleon-like ability enables him to charm some of the toughest players in the marketplace helping to make the company a major player in the world of residential and commercial developments and in particular the top-end residential market. Over the past 40 years, Hersham’s extensive knowledge has produced some of the most remarkable sales in London, the home counties and overseas.