The foundations of a successful commercial development are about much more than just structural stability. Preparation, expertise and attention to detail mean everything.
Commercial developments can be construction projects on vacant land or renovations of existing properties. They create:
- new homes
- office spaces
- retail units
- industrial parks, and transform areas of towns and cities
For developers, the rewards can be great but so, too, are the risks.
Each development has its own intricacies and challenges, some of which may cast a shadow over the project’s overall viability. Others may take the deal off in new directions, or give rise to fresh opportunities. That’s why it’s important to tackle every issue, detail and potential problem with the confidence inspired by lawyers who have been there before.
Commercial Property Development Solicitors
Our commercial property lawyers have worked on multi-million pound development projects around the UK, some with international elements. Having dealt with almost all types of development-related issue, they are well-equipped to handle every aspect of a commercial development from land acquisition to planning, funding, construction, and disposal. Whatever the project, they combine attention to detail with swift advice, always working to clients’ deadlines and within budget.
The types of issues our lawyers advise on regularly include:
- site acquisition
- funding and grants
- environmental issues
- conditional contracts
- compulsory purchase
- options to purchase
- joint venture agreements
- public and private sector agreements
- construction documents
- section 106 and 104 agreements
- infrastructure agreements
- development contracts
- JCT contracts
- town and country planning
- sale and lease agreements