Our residential lawyers are second to none and can advise on a range of property cases including residential development, land acquisition and new homes.

Who do Pitmans’ Residential Development, Land Acquisition & New Homes lawyers work for?

Pitmans’ Residential Development team play a dominant role in the majority of large-scale new home development projects in the South of England. Our reputation for representing and advising local and national house builders is amongst the best in the property sector. Acting for a large number of the UK’s major house builders, our end-to-end service ensures that clients receive the best commercial advice to undertake land acquisition, secure finance, complete planning, secure section 106’s, sell plots and complete projects to time and budget.

We are passionate about our Residential Development and New Homes offering, fostering a commitment to excellence that has established a solid reputation as the most respected and driven property team in the South.

We recognise that the key to providing you with an effective service lies not only with our site acquisition specialists but also with our teams who support and assist a smooth transition through Planning, Development Set-up and sale of the New Homes themselves.

Do Pitmans’ Residential Development, Land Acquisition & New Homes lawyers have any particular areas of expertise?

Our team specialise in plot sale development projects and collaborative house builder sites. We regularly advise clients on private and mixed social housing leasehold and freehold sesidential schemes.

New Homes is led Helen Rogers, our highly regarded New Homes specialist solicitor who possesses extensive experience in both commercial and residential property. The team comprises of a well balanced mix of experienced property conveyancers and property experts. Our team leaders become involved with developments from the outset and will remain on-hand to oversee the work until all of the plots have been sold and any on-going management responsibilities are handed over.

We seek to develop long-term working  relationships by allocating key points of contact within the team and so  ensure our clients receive a prompt and efficient service. We look to understand client processes, ensuring that we meet key deliverables. 

We also provide clients with a secure online portal where all client documents and project materials can be saved, accessed remotely 24/7 and specific files and folders can be shared with relevant third parties. 

Why choose Pitmans' Residential Development, Land Acquisition & New Homes lawyers?

Our specialist New Home and Residential Development team collaborate with other departments across our full-service law firm, specifically Environment & Planning, Banking & Finance and Construction Litigation.            

As accredited members of the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme, we take seriously our responsibilities for delivering an excellent customer focussed service. All of the work is dealt with in-house, leaving clients safe in the knowledge that everything we deliver meets and exceeds our service deliverables and projects will be managed effectively, promptly and consistently.

With professional negligence claims and property fraud at an all-time high, the regulatory world of Residential Property has never been so busy. The teams possess knowledge and experience of current conveyancing trends and understand the challenges that face Residential Developers. We deal with both freehold and leasehold schemes and have experience in private and government led Social Housing schemes. By offering practical advice from the outset, our aim is to reduce the risk of delays occurring down the line, and so avoid missed exchange and completion deadlines. We understand the commercial priorities that drive our clients and have used this to shape our case management processes and communications so that they can be tailored to your individual needs.