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Residential Property

Our top-ranked residential property team is a recognised market leader with a long history of advising individuals and investors, both on and off-shore, on the purchase, financing and sale of prime residential and “trophy” property as well as managing the residential portfolios of major landed estates.

Our personable partner-led team coupled with our trusted network of buying agents, private bankers and independent property professionals, makes Boodle Hatfield the perfect partner for UK or overseas individuals or investors looking to invest in, finance, develop or manage prime UK residential real estate.

The team is rated Band 1 in Chambers HNW 2020 and Legal 500 2021.

Our clients include UK and international individuals, companies, executors, trustees and private banks. We ensure that clients’ wider strategic aims are addressed by developing enduring relationships and by collaborating closely with the wider Boodle Hatfield property, tax, financing and private wealth teams.

We provide advice on all matters including the purchase of new homes, investment in residential property portfolios, off plan development projects, financing purchases and refinancing existing investments.

Our two fluent Arabic speaking residential property partners make us the leading London-based firm advising Middle Eastern clients on residential transactions.

How we help

  • Sale and purchase of prime London and country properties, country estates – whether leasehold or freehold property – including heritage properties and off-plan or new builds
  • Investment in agricultural land and farms
  • Lease extensions and freehold purchases including collective claims by tenants
  • Financing and restructuring purchases, developments and investments
  • Bespoke construction advice on property renovations and refurbishments including listed building projects
  • Tenancies
  • Minerals, renewable energy and other diversification projects
  • Social housing aspects of residential developments
  • Planning agreements
  • Residential property portfolio management advice
  • Bespoke property tax advice

Please see here for further details and information on our residential conveyancing fees.

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