Property Development – Residential

Our residential property development team has wide-ranging experience across all aspects of the sector, advising private and public sector developers and private landowners on planning, land acquisition and disposal, environment and finance aspects:

  • Effective structuring of the transaction, including property development vehicles, joint ventures, corporate structures, limited liability partnerships and tax advice
  • Acquisition of strategic land including options, promotion agreements and hybrid arrangements together with collaborative working where sites are shared
  • Planning promotion, planning applications, appeals and environmental assessment
  • Drafting and negotiating property development agreements, funding agreements, forward funding arrangements, construction contracts, consultant appointments and warranties
  • Managing ecological and nature conservation issues and environmental risk
  • Preparing plot sales documentation
  • Working with registered providers of social housing and charities including Community Land Trusts providing bespoke housing in rural areas, under innovative joint venture projects, land promotion, regeneration schemes and alternative deal structures
  • Mixed use schemes
  • Property dispute resolution and litigation

Please see also our Property Development – Commercial legal services.