Portico-EMC offers professional knowledge and practical experience combined with an analytical approach and the
conceptual creativity required to design and implement complex management structures. The practice offers
imaginative, integrated, and comprehensive solutions which accommodate the complexities of large property
Portico-EMC's principal is Martyn Calder, a chartered surveyor with thirty years' experience in estate management
in the private, public and third sectors.
Portico-EMC was formerly known as Estate Consulting.
Portico-EMC is a property consultancy practice specialising in estate
management strategy for large urban estates. Clients include property
companies, developers, public bodies, and charities.
High quality estate management sustains the long-term physical wellbeing,
the desirability, and the financial performance of an estate, a portfolio, or
a building. It requires an appropriate management strategy to be put in
place, and the right systems and structures for ongoing management.
Portico-EMC offers advice on how to structure the estate management of
large new developments, and on how to improve the management of
existing estates and portfolios.
The practice has particular expertise in designing and implementing estate
management strategies for large mixed-use development and urban
regeneration schemes, and has been involved with a number of the largest