About Bastin Commercial

Andrew Bastin FRICS
Andrew Bastin, FRICS


As Property Manager with Norwich Union (now Aviva) and subsequently with property investment company Inoco plc, Andrew has been involved in the acquisition, management, development and disposal of UK-wide commercial property for over 35 years. He established, in 1998, the commercial property arm of Norwich-based surveying practice Watsons, leaving in 2008 to set up his own commercial property practice with Ben Steward in central Norwich, later demerging to form Bastin Commercial.

As principal of Bastin Commercial, and to assist clients in their appreciation of the UK-wide importance of their property investments, Andrew is also an active participant in PAI, the UK's only network of independent commercial property agents. He is one of its Directors and his firm's membership of PAI enables him to act confidently for his own clients countrywide, whilst also providing trusted data and skills to clients of other PAI members and thereby opening up potential partnership opportunities for property investment and development across the country..

Andrew specialises in strategic property solutions for business, property investment advice, and the acquisition, management, valuation, development, and disposal of commercial property throughout the UK. As a Norfolk resident, he is also fully conversant with the residential development demands and opportunities presented throughout his region and, through his established professional network, can provide relevant and timely general and site-specific advice on potential schemes and how they might be delivered.