Property Development

We can help property developers and owner occupiers to maximise commercial opportunities for a proposed development. Our team has many years' experience of both residential and commercial developments and will work closely with you to understand your requirements.

Get in Touch


Call Abigail Mitchell: 01423 869977

We can help with:

  • Initial site assembly/site acquisition to achieve commercial objectives
  • Title “due diligence” - identify and deal with restrictions on title.
  • Third party rights/access issues
  • Negotiation of Conditional Contracts (such as conditional on planning to enable you to build or develop or change of use)
  • Option Agreements/Pre Emption agreements -Option agreements are a useful tool for landowners, promoters and developers. It allows time for promoters and developers to establish the true potential of the land before being committed to acquire it.
  • Overage/Clawback agreements
  • Development & Landowners agreements
  • Construction documents – preparing warranties and appointments and ensuring these are in place and properly documented
  • Financial arrangements/forward funding – assist with funding arrangements underpinning the development liaising with Lenders through development process
  • Site disposal – advise on best options available once development built
  • Advice on infrastructure agreements
  • Negotiation of leases
  • Onward/forward sales and lettings

To discuss your Commercial Property requirements, contact us on 01423 869977 and we'll be happy to talk through your circumstances with you and provide the professional advice you need .

What Our Clients Say

"Abigail gives us a great service across our company’s portfolio. She places high importance on understanding our needs, reacts quickly to urgent transactions and progresses them to completion thoroughly and efficiently."

Ian McManaman, Director - Dalian Properties Limited

Our Real Estate Specialists

Richard Wisnia, New Build Conveyancing Solicitor, Leeds - Switalskis

Richard Wisnia

Director & Solicitor

Abigail Mitchell, Commercial Property Solicitor

Abigail Mitchell

Senior Solicitor

Andrew Lawson, Commercial Property Solicitor

Andrew Lawson

Senior Solicitor

Aamir Khan, Commercial Property Solicitor

Aamir Khan


Phil Taylor


Frances Cowin


Lois McCartan