Our experienced Property team has legal expertise across all aspects of real estate from property investment and asset management to secured lending, property development and management to infrastructure projects. We also advise on the property aspects of corporate transactions.
Our Property law team combines lawyers from a range of disciplines including construction, planning, agriculture, environmental and property litigation. Our reputation is built upon the wide range of work we do with a varied range of land owners, investors, developers, occupiers and lenders.
We are, first and foremost focussed on providing clarity and delivering projects in a way which is aligned to achieve our clients’ commercial objectives. We will always tailor our advice to your needs and work collaboratively with other professionals such as, for example, lenders, planning specialists, land agents and accountants, to deliver pragmatic and workable solutions. We ensure we involve our clients in every step of the decision-making process and having an open relationship is key to achieving this.
We have specific sector based expertise which has been gained as a result of our ongoing involvement with industries including healthcare, farming, care, education, charities, construction, manufacturing, waste and transport. If you have any commercial property legal needs then please contact our team.
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Future-proof your business: Developing a thriving workplace in 2017
This seminar will provide you with an opportunity to hear from leading employment law and HR experts on the current challenges and changes in the workplace, including a review of the new apprenticeship levy, and how this will affect all employers engaging apprentices. Read more07/10/16
Brachers advises clients to be pro-active about legal risk
Brachers advises clients be pro-active about legal risk as survey suggests legislative and contractual issues are top priority following Brexit vote. Read more18/09/15
Brachers named ‘Law Firm of the Year’ in national legal awards
Award win shows Brachers is celebrated nationally for its commitment locally. Read more29/07/15
Brachers shortlisted for national legal award because of dedication to Kent market
Brachers has been shortlisted for the coveted Law Firm of the Year prize at this year’s national Halsbury’s Legal Awards. Award nomination shows Brachers is celebrated nationally for its commitment locally. Read more15/06/15
Maidstone-based Watson Nevill solicitors joins Brachers
Brachers announces it has acquired Maidstone-based solicitors Watson Nevill, introducing new members across the commercial property and family teams. Read more07/05/15
Brachers sponsors Kent Excellence in Business Awards
For the third successive year, Brachers has been searching for the best land-based business in Kent as part of the Kent Excellence in Business Awards (KEiBA). Read more
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Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards
The Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards will come into effect on 1 April 2018. This standard will be applicable for all properties that require an Energy Performance Certificate including lease properties. Read more17/03/17
The complexity of the law on compulsory purchase valuation and the need for reform
A recent case shows how complex the law can be around compulsory purchase orders and shows why it needs to change. Read more08/03/17
Latest on business rates following 2017 Budget
The Chancellor has just announced in his Budget to Parliament that further measures are to be applied to business rates in an effort to aid small businesses and pubs ahead of the business rates relief revaluation on 1 April 2017. Read more06/01/17
How could the changes to the electronics communication code affect landowners
Find out what could change with the electronics communication code and how it could affect landowners. Read more09/12/16
Heads of Terms explained
Reckless negotiation of Heads of Terms on a commercial lease can often lead to parties unintentionally entering into an unfavourable legally binding agreement. It is therefore vital that this stage of the transaction is given careful consideration. Read more17/10/16
Top Villas story of success
Brachers’ client Top Villas was founded in 2010 by brothers James and Tom Mannings from their family home in Sandwich, Kent. It is now one of the leading luxury villa rental companies in the world, with over 4,000 holiday homes in more than 150 destinations. Top Villas now has offices based at Discovery Park in Sandwich and in Orlando, Florida. We recently caught up with James Mannings in our Discovery Park office. Read more