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Property Services

Lead contact   Keith Biggs keith.biggs@otbeveling.com | View Bio
Carl Langley   carl.langley@otbeveling.com | View Bio
Charlotte Curtis   charlotte.curtis@otbeveling.com | View Bio
Graham Bedford   graham.bedford@otbeveling.com | View Bio 
     

We are eager to confront challenges and deliver effective commercial solutions. This requires obtaining as much information as possible so that the risks can be measured.

The areas we specialise in are:

Acquisitions

Buying freehold or leasehold premises subject to occupational leases for investment or land for commercial and residential development, including arranging and completing the funding requirements.

  Disposals

Selling or granting long leases of investment properties or development land for individual properties, sites or portfolios.

Property Management

All aspects including the grant and acceptance of Leases for investors and occupiers. Dealing with Licences to Assign or underlet or for Alterations and Deeds of Variation and Rectification. Advice on rent reviews, Break Options and dilapidations claims (in conjunction with the Litigation Department).

  Development

Site assembly and strategic land delivery (including options and pre-emption agreements). Sales to affordable housing providers. Dealings with utility suppliers and regulatory authorities for roads and other infrastructure. Negotiating Planning Agreements and the equivalent for highways and drainage.

Residential Development Sales

Sale of individual houses for developers, including compiling sales packs and supporting documentation and making necessary arrangements with the Land Registry.

  House Sales and Purchases

Selling and buying homes and advice on mortgages, charges and other security solutions and transfers of equity and similar arrangements.

Joint Ventures

JV Agreements and Collaboration and Co-Operation Agreements.

  Procurement

Advice on building procurement, including appointments of consultants and designers in connection with Building Contracts and security issues, such as bonds and guarantees.

Security

Advice on the giving and taking of security on real property assets.