New Home Buyers: Beware the Leasehold Trap The government recently conducted a consultation on Tackling unfair practices in the leasehold market which looked at a range of measures aimed at preventing unfair practices and abuses of leasehold agreements in the context of new residential home sales. So what is the issue? The issue arises from…
We help our clients maximise the income and capital value of their land and buildings – whether such property is urban or agricultural.
Our clients in this sector include agricultural estates in family ownership, trustees, charities, high net worth individuals and SMEs investing in property.
We aim to provide a comprehensive service, often acting in close co-operation with professionals in related disciplines. In doing so we can utilise our experience in:-
- Land disposal by way of options to buy, pre-emption or conditional sale agreements;
- Advising landowners in maximising development potential of land through the Town & Country planning systems;
- Negotiation of agreements for the development of land for sale either to a party carrying out development or, jointly with a developer, in the open market;
- Protection of a landowner’s long-term interests following a sale of land for development by way of overage and additional payment agreements.
Our experience in these respects includes all the most common development projects, and we have a particular expertise in retail development.