Small Property Developers

At Birkett Long, our development solicitors offer a "one-stop shop" to all business and individuals in the development sector. 

From site acquisition and site set up through to individual plot sale disposals, we carry these out at an affordable and competitive price.

How we can assist you ;

  • Residential and commercial site acquisition
  • Review, negotiation and completion of Option Agreements, Conditional Contracts and Promotion Agreements
  • Review and negotiation of infrastructure agreements such as Section 38, Section 287 Highways and Section 104 Highways Agreements
  • Section 106 Agreements
  • Development finance, legal charges and personal guarantees
  • Legal development site assessment reports
  • Plot sales, including master pack preparation and disposal of common areas/ freehold
  • Management company set up
  • Property disputes
  • Property management
  • Property disposal
  • Construction law


Our team is adaptable and we work as part of the client’s specialist expert team – close relationships with their brokers, planners, lenders, agents, tax advisers etc to get the best results. We work in a strategic manner and find solutions and options for clients to best move transactions forward how they want.

Contact a member of the team in BasildonColchester or Chelmsford, or complete our enquiry form, to talk through your proposals and gaining an expert opinion at an early stage.


We work with a wide range of developers

Such as: