Real Estate

The property world can be both complex and fast moving, which is why it’s essential you employ a lawyer with an in depth knowledge of the industry and the ability to make the right decisions quickly.

At Setfords we’re proud to have some of the best property lawyers in the industry, experts who’ve overseen thousands of deals across the world in all areas of real-estate from commercial and residential developments to disposals, lettings and management. And whether the deal is for a few thousands pounds or millions, our approach is the same: understand your objectives, get it done right, and get it done quickly.

Guy Setford

Guy Setford

CEO

We provide expert legal advice on all aspects of development, from site assembly and land procurement, through the development process, to the final sale of a finished property, providing clear concise advice on the complex contractual relationships which are often involved.

We ensure our clients receive the best advice on related areas such as finance issues (including property tax), environmental issues, and the planning process. Additional services include the team helping to secure funding through its strong links with investors and lenders.

Investment acquisitions, disposals, options & overage: our expert team advises on all types of property investment transactions including the acquisition and sale of both freehold & leasehold commercial property, commercial & residential developments, lease agreements, forward sales and pre-lettings. We are used to the creation of complex legal structures, to secure tax, grant or other advantages.

We also have the expertise and resource to deal with larger portfolio investment products.

We are highly experienced in all aspects of landlord and tenant matters including the grant, acquisition and disposal of leases, the creation of effective management structures which are attractive to investors and occupiers, and the re-structuring of portfolios to refresh and enhance the value of an investment.

If you would like to discuss your requirements in more detail please contact us on 0845 450 6135 or e-mail info@setfords.co.uk.