About LPC Cresa

As one of Australia’s leading tenant-side leasing and property advisory businesses, LPC Cresa provides a range of leasing and property services including network planning and site sourcing, negotiating lease terms and conditions, lease performance analysis and business strategy.

These services extend across the entire retail property lifecycle, including:

  • Business strategy and design phase
  • Securing a first tenancy or rolling out a network of sites to support a growth strategy
  • Assisting clients through the design and delivery stage to commencement of trade
  • Managing initial lease negotiations and the execution of a lease until its eventual expiry as well as all lease events in between
  • Exiting a premises upon expiry, lease assignment or a strategic departure

We draw on our extensive experience in retail management and the property industry to save our clients time, money and stress by finding the best sites available for their business, negotiating the best lease terms and putting a property strategy in place for their business success.

This depth of knowledge across both the retail and property sectors gives us a distinct advantage in providing expert services to retail tenants.

Our clients include established and growing retail brands in all major metropolitan and regional centres throughout Australia.


In addition to our key areas of expertise of:

  • lease event negotiation
  • location intelligence
  • network planning and aligning property outcomes with business strategy

LPC Cresa also offers a project management service that can help to design and fit-out your new or existing retail space.


Our clients are from many retail categories including territory specific retailers such as LPOs, newsagency, pharmacy and franchise businesses as well as food and beverage, general merchandise, sport, fashion and other speciality retail. Across all these categories, we work with a diverse range of retailers from single store owners to multi-site, portfolio clients.

Contact us

Are you an NRA member and need advice on tenancy or leasing issues? We assess your needs and put you in touch with the LPC Cresa specialist team.

All NRA members are eligible for an initial complementary consultation with LPC Cresa to discuss issues and questions relating to their retail lease.
Following initial contact, members may choose to formally engage LPC Cresa to act on their behalf.

David Stout

David Stout

Director Policy National Retail Association
David is a highly-respected senior executive across a wide range of retail sectors including corporate affairs, operations, customer insights, finance, procurement, risk and regulation, stakeholder engagement, community and supply chain.  He is favourably regarded as a bipartisan and ethical operative in best practice across retail and corporate industry, regional and urban councils, local and state governments, and is currently involved in multiple advisory groups / committees.