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As a specialist in marine consultancy, RiverHomes provides a range of services to the marine and property industries, covering all aspects of marina design and waterfront development from concept to sale.

From feasibility studies to master planning, design & build to operational management, RiverHomes has the knowledge and resources to make a real difference to any water-related schemes.

We have a unique and relevant contacts book – from marine architects & surveyors to pontoon & boat construction engineers – meaning we are the ideal partners for all riparian projects.


Specialists in selling, buying or unlocking marinas, quays, piers & moorings
Provide a bespoke service, specialist knowledge and expert advice to landowners, property developers, investors and private buyers in London’s waterside market
Have played a part in the majority of prestigious On-water & Thames-side developments during the last two decades
Are experts in realising the potential of waterside land and bodies of water. In every aspect - from acquisition, specialist feasibility and planning issues relating to land by water, to the sale of new units or the securing of development partners
Expertise in dealing with PLA and other water related bodies
Are perfectly placed to maximise the value of a marine asset

We are experts in unlocking, sourcing and selling marinas, quays, piers, moorings, slipways and large bodies of water.  We help to buy, sell or rent by providing knowledgeable, independent, objective advice and cover the whole of the south of England.

Our clients are international marina and waterfront development operators, spanning the breadth of industry from private developers to some of the UK’s largest landowners, commercial organisations and government bodies.

Sound travels faster through water. Having nurtured our professional relationships across all areas of the industry over the past 20 years, we have an undeniable understanding of the latest comings and goings on the Thames, and the waterways of south England.  We’re often the first to hear of new proposals and developments, enabling us to add value for our clients on a regular basis, and to evaluate new opportunities – often before they’ve officially arisen.

Our RiverHomes team includes experienced and professionally qualified specialists in all facets of marina development and operations.

With over fifty years of combined commercial real estate, marine industry and marina expertise, we can guide, advise or even act on your behalf on everything from marina or resort valuations, acquisitions or brokerage.

Site evaluations.  Feasibility studies including cost/benefit analyses.  Strategic planning services.  Marina/ mooring design & construction advice.  Sales.

Whether you have an existing marina or boatyard business or are considering creating a new one, the success of the business will depend upon having a realistic business plan from the start.

Our standard M.O. is to be constantly seeking any opportunity to increase or expand revenue streams and leverage existing incomes.

Drawing on our years of experience, we can distil diverse complex options into simple visualisations, and carry out cost/ benefit analyses to determine the best mix of services and facilities for any project.

We often have a number of sites for sale which are being marketed discreetly due to our clients’ privacy requirements.

Should you wish to discuss any aspect of our service, please contact Ian Tichener, Head of Marine Consultancy confidentially at:

020 8788 6000 or [email protected]


“Very responsive, clear communication and professional.”

K Okumus, South West London