Real estate lawyers for landowners.

Your land is an asset that you may decide to profit from. There are many ways to do this, but there are also many pitfalls to avoid.

Our commercial real estate solicitors have the experience and knowledge to make sure the process goes as swiftly and smoothly as possible.

From stamp duty land tax, to waste legislation, there are a wide range of legal issues that you’ll need to overcome if you want to profit from your land. Our team of real estate solicitors’ expertise in many areas that can help commercial landowners, including:

  • Environmental issues

    We can carry out searches to help you assess whether you have a potential problem. We can also help you make sense of the complex statutory regimes that apply. Perhaps most importantly, we can advise you on the extent of the problem and how you may be able to avoid the cost of the clean-up altogether.

  • Joint ventures and promotion agreements

    Our dedicated developer team can help you understand the development process, making sure the contracts reflect all the important aspects. We’ll help you interpret exactly what a successful joint venture will look like to each party to make it a positive and profitable project, now and in the future.

  • Land options and conditional contracts

    We’ll work with you to understand what level of personal investment you are comfortable with and how involved you want to be at the planning and selling stage. The size and complexity of the project will help us advise you on the best solution.

  • Waste and minerals

    There may be an opportunity to generate extra income from your land by extracting minerals or allowing landfill waste to be disposed of. We can help you understand the constantly changing UK laws and European legislation that may put your plans at risk.

  • Renewable energy

    Our real estate team have experience of advising both landowners and renewable energy developers on the opportunities and pitfalls offered by renewable energy schemes. These may involve smaller opportunities or full-scale developments involving land options, leases and infrastructure agreements.

  • Selling land

    If you have land with development potential, you’ll want to benefit from the sale proceeds quickly and without any unforeseen hitches. We can help reduce the time needed to negotiate terms so the entire sale process is more streamlined and proceeds quicker.

    However you want to make the most of your investment in land, our commercial real estate solicitors can advise you. We guide you through the regulations and help you deal with issues quickly so you can get on with your project.

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