With twenty five years' of experience, five times winners of Estates Gazette’s ‘Most Active Agents’ award, Barker Storey Matthews is one of the premier commercial property experts for the city of Cambridge, the wider Cambridgeshire area, and the entire East of England region. 

Whatever your property needs - whether it is office space to rent or buy, commercial property to let or purchase, or warehouses to lease or permanently own - our experienced team will be able to advise you accordingly. Large or small, whether the square footage you need is in the hundreds or tens of thousands, our knowledge of the local area is unparalleled. If you have specific commercial property requirements, Barker Storey Matthews will deliver everything you need that the city of Cambridge can supply.

Local Area Prowess

Our dedicated team of Chartered Surveyors are in the know when it comes to finding the right spot in the city of Cambridge. Whether you need advice on the best locale for your business, or knowledge of local amenities to aid and support staff who will be working in the area, the collective knowledge held by our team covers everything you could possibly need.

Cambridge’s local aesthetic blends the stylish practicality of Victorian and Edwardian terraces with the beauty and bustling thoroughfares of high streets along the river Cam. Cambridge blends the old and new with ease, from our multitude of traditional office spaces to the forward-thinking industry and innovation of the incubator area, laboratory space, and R & D facilities to be found in the Cambridge science park.

Whether renting or leasing, the benefits of commercial property in Cambridge are widespread. Costs can vary based on size and location, but our expert team are on hand to offer impartial advice to suit your needs and get you the right office space for your needs.

Acquisitions & Investments

The tea here at Barker Storey Matthews Cambridge has worked with a vast range of clients dealing with many different kinds of buildings, properties, and spaces, particularly when it comes to purchases.

We have collectively handled commercial property for pension funds, institutional investor firms, private trusts, and individual portfolios. With our understanding of sales processes on properties ranging from £200,000 to £20,000,000 in value, you can be assured of a smooth and clear process of purchasing a commercial property when you choose to work with Barker Storey Matthews.

Compulsory Purchase and Rating

Business Rates and Compulsory Purchase Orders are some of the most complex areas of property legislation and regulation. That was why Barker Storey Matthews chose a team that featured only the most skilled, experienced, and expert property advisers to help our clients deal with these issues.

Our Chartered Surveyors will guide you through the complexities of compulsory purchase orders to ensure you get a deal that works for you, and are on hand to provide assistance with business rates should you need it. Whatever you need help with when dealing with commercial property in Cambridge, our team are here to help.

Landlord & Tenants Services

Negotiating on behalf of Landlords and Tenants in the commercial property field is an area that the team here at Barker Storey Matthews have a great deal of experience with. Whether it is lease renewal arrangements or rent review processes, we are available to explain and elaborate where needed and offer expert, impartial advice as necessary. Whatever your needs, you can rest assured that with Barker Storey Matthews, in dealings between landlords and tenants you will get the best possible result.

Planning & Development

Planning and development are a priority for any business looking to relocate or expand. Helping you achieve your business goals goes hand in hand with this, which is why our expert consultation is available to assist in this sometimes complex process. Professionalism and innovative ideas are required, and thanks to the creative results that our process generates, we have been able to build in new uses to properties that would otherwise go unoccupied.

At Barker Storey Matthews, we see your property and plans through to their fullest potential.

Sales & Lettings

If you are looking to either sell or let out a commercial property you own, Barker Storey Matthews are your ideal partners. Whether your property is industrial space, offices areas, retail units, unoccupied land, or a more specialist proposition, our team has the necessary experience and understanding to be able to help. With our quarter-century of work in this field and our highly qualified staff, every stage of the process can be carefully managed and arranged by Barker Storey Matthews.


The registered valuers we employ at all our offices will arrange all the necessary services for you to understand exactly what your properties are worth. The valuations we offer can be used for everything from trust and tax matters, to expert witness statements, portfolio and financial statements, secured lending, development appraisals, insurance assessments, and investment analysis. Whatever purpose you have in mind for a property valuation, Barker Storey Matthews can help. 

Whatever kind of commercial property you have,  we can offer a truly personalised service tailored to your particular needs. If you would like to discuss your requirements further please get in touch on 01223 467155 or contact us through our website.