Rachel specialises in the drafting of documentation for house builders selling their new build plots whether they be freehold, leasehold or mixed tenure developments.

Many developments are now sold using the Help to Buy Scheme and Rachel has advised clients on the implications of this.

On occasion our client’s will part exchange an existing property for a new build property and Rachel is experienced in dealing with the buy-in of existing properties.

Work highlights


Drafting the transfer and leases for a mixed tenure development ensuring that all maintenance provisions tie together.

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Impending passing of the Renters (Reform) Bill spells trouble for tenants and landlords

Ian Narbeth shares his insights with Property118 on the potential impact of the Renters (Reform) Bill  for tenants and landlords

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Our commercial tenant wants to be in the property before a lease is agreed – what should we do?

Our advice is clear – use the tenant’s keenness as the reason to agree the lease more quickly, and do not let your tenant into occupation on a handshake and promise to agree the lease next week.