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UK Real Estate

Residential Property in England & Wales

We are delighted to help in relation to providing legal advice for real estate in England and Wales. We listen. We learn what your needs are. We proactively respond. Whether it’s personal or commercial property, we always provide sound and pragmatic advice, adding value to the transaction.

Our UK Real Estate team specialises in advising on all aspects of security work for private offshore banks and individual investors in the refinance of English property portfolios and any associated advice relating to residential English property, including investment buy-to-let property, new build developments, new lease work and work to rectify and extend old leases.

Typical examples of our assistance includes:

  • Acting for private lenders and private banks on the preparation of reports on title
  • Auction sale/purchase and preparation of purchase packs
  • Buy-to-let investment work for all companies (UK & offshore) and private individuals
  • Buying and selling all English property
  • UK de-enveloping property transfers
  • All non-contentious leasehold matters including lease extensions, remortgaging/refinancing and equity release work
  • Refinance of property portfolios for all companies (UK & offshore) and private individuals
  • All English residential property work including specific advice on boundaries, restrictive covenants or other specific issues such as rectification of defects in title, etc.
  • Matrimonial and co-habitation transfers or sales of UK property
  • Testamentary dispositions of English property (transfers, assents, sales)
  • New build development/off plan purchases
  • Residential development work, including site acquisitions, development set-up and plot sales (overages, options and conditional contracts)
  • Affordable housing (shared ownership, shared equity) purchases
  • Tenancy agreements
  • Licences to occupy
  • Licences to alter, sub-let or assign
  • Property investment, buy-to-let and second homes, holiday homes, pied a terres
  • Title reviews
  • Representing borrowers on real estate secured financing work
  • Representing banks and lenders on real estate secured financing work

Please feel free to contact us to see how we can best help you.

Contact our UK Real Estate team

Ferbrache & Farrell LLP is a limited liability partnership authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA ID 562710) to provide English & Welsh property law advice, to include conveyancing, which is registered in Guernsey (LLP registration number 64) with registered head office address at Somers House, Rue du Pre, St Peter Port, GY1 1LU and a UK office address at Octagon Point, St Paul’s, 5 Cheapside, London, EC2V 6AA.

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