Land Options

We can also advise on the acquisition and disposal of land for development, whether this be for residential or commercial purposes, including entering into Option Agreements, Conditional Contracts, Overage Agreements, Promotion Agreements, Joint Ventures where both profit and risk are shared, and Development Agreements relating to development, together with the disposal of the site following the grant of planning permission.

Our team is able to assist both land owners wishing to dispose of land for development purposes and those wishing to acquire land subject to planning permission or other conditions to do so to the best advantage.

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