We are a niche property consultancy providing specialist commercial property advice to landlords, developers, investors and private clients throughout Scotland and the UK.

Our proven market experience and unrivalled local knowledge combine to ensure that clients enjoy a friendly, highly personal service with director level involvement throughout all stages of any project.

We provide professional services across the following market sectors:

  • Commercial Agency
  • Investment Acquisition and Disposals
  • Valuation and Rent Reviews
  • Landlord and Tenant Representation
  • Investment Appraisal
  • Development
  • Asset Management
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Clyde Offices, 2nd Floor 48 West George Street, Glasgow, G2 1BP

Our Team

Marc Erunlu


Marc has over 20 years' Commercial Property Market experience covering instructions across Scotland and offering a wide range of services to clients ranging from private client to multinational Plc's. Marc provides detailed market knowledge across all sectors ensuring clients receive the highest level of service.

Prior to joining Lapsley McManus Property Consultants in 2013, Marc spent 9 years with Speirs Gumley where he was elected an Associate Partner. Within Lapsley McManus, Marc concentrates on advising clients on all aspects of agency including both landlord and tenant representation, investment acquisition and disposals, asset management, valuation and rent review work. Marc has been an RICS Registered Valuer since the schemes inception in 2011.

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Allan Lapsley


Allan has nearly 40 years' experience of the commercial property market and has been a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors since 1991.

He is a former member of the Chairman's Panel of the RICS Scotland for Dispute Resolution, Arbitrations and Expert Awards.

Particular interest in development and investment appraisal, where his expertise is highly valued.

In September 2013, after 24 years at Speirs Gumley, he left to set up Lapsley McManus with Jim and Marc.

As a Consultant to the Firm from September 2017, he is looking forward to remaining involved with Lapsley McManus, completing a number of current client projects, providing business development, liaising with clients and providing services to them with Marc on new and existing projects where required.

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James McManus


Jim has over 40 years' experience in the commercial property market starting in 1972 and elected FRICS 30 years ago in 1984.

An experienced and practical commercial surveyor specialising in the agency and investment sectors of the market.

Having spent 20 years as a partner in William O'Neill & Partners and a further 20 plus years as an equity partner in Speirs Gumley, In September 2013 he set up Lapsley McManus with Allan and Marc.

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