With unparalleled levels of demand, booming prices and a changing regulatory landscape, today’s investors face an ever-increasing number of obligations and challenges when operating in the housing market.
The housing market is experiencing unparalleled levels of demand, with most major economies going through a price boom. Our housing law specialists have a long track record of delivering expert advice to clients and operate across the full spectrum of the housing market.
Our Housing team work closely with both the private and public sectors to provide market-leading housing legal advice. Whether we are guiding you through the best procurement routes at the outset of a transaction, or exploring ways to speed up unit sales at the end of a development project, we understand the importance of cash flow and utilise the latest technologies to provide the most efficient and effective solutions.
Our clients benefit from our Housing team’s unrivalled experience across the full real estate service offering. Our main areas of experience include:
Our lawyers provide market-leading advice to providers of affordable housing, regulators, Homes England and the Government's key delivery agency.
We act for various joint ventures and developers engaged in the private rented sector, a growing area of the market linked to demographic changes and an evolving perception of the benefits of home ownership vs renting.
Now a growth asset class in its own right, we act for new entrants, established players and institutions on some of the most innovative deals in the market.
As targets are imposed on local authorities to deliver housing, we have a proven track record of guiding authorities through complex and protracted procurement processes, the pitfalls of state aid and their powers. We advise a number of housing and development delivery vehicles and act for one of the most well established in the country.
We act for leading developers and house-builders looking to secure options over land whilst also securing beneficial planning permission.