About us

With over 30 years of experience in the commercial property market, Hootons has built a reputation across the South West for working closely with its clients to provide a consistent and reliable service.

Rooted in its values of integrity, honesty and professionalism, Hootons continues to be a respected and well-established independent commercial property consultancy firm based in the heart of Bristol. Having let thousands of properties, sold hundreds of millions of pounds in assets and saved clients tens of millions at rent reviews, Hootons has developed the knowledge and expertise to accurately advise clients and maximise their returns.

Nigel Hooton
“Having formed the firm back in 1993, we have provided clients with a consistent high-quality service, working together to achieve best outcomes. By prioritising our clients and maintaining our size we have retained the agility to tailor those services to their individual needs. The success of this can be seen with our longstanding relationships with clients that have lasted over the decades."
Nigel Hooton, Director
  • Successfully let thousands of commercial properties in the South West.
  • Sold hundreds of millions of pounds worth of assets.
  • Regularly save or make clients tens of thousands at their rent reviews and lease renewals.
  • Worked with a wide range of clients, from individuals and small companies, to regional and national operators, including PLCs, pension funds and local authorities.

With decades of experience, an ever growing database and extensive contact list, Hootons provides professional advice and services to clients based on our unparalleled market knowledge. By keeping our fingers on the pulse of the property market and paying close attention to local trends we can ultimately help you to make better property decisions.

Whether you are a tenant, landlord, investor or developer stay up to date by following us on social media and our news publications.

Having been part of the Bristol landscape for over 30 years, Hootons feel a great responsibility to its people, local community and environment. Therefore, we run our business as efficiently, responsibly and sustainably as possible.

Our core principles:

  • Delivering the best advice and service to our clients, while maintaining high standards of professionalism and ethics.
  • Being active and transparent in our local communities.
  • Supporting charities and local non-profit organisations.
  • Minimising our impact on the environment.

What we do:

  • By taking our values seriously we pay close attention to due diligence and managing conflicts of interest.
  • We invest in our local communities, whether through our work with small business groups or sponsorship of local sports teams.
  • In order to reduce our environmental impact we reduce waste and carbon emissions where possible by making the most of new technologies and streamlining work processes.