• In any agricultural or rural business, land and property is likely to be the biggest and most valuable asset. You will want to ensure that you achieve practical and commercial solutions to ensure your land and property are managed effectively. We work collaboratively with you to help you achieve your objectives.

    How we can help

    We advise on the whole range of property matters including sales, purchases and mortgages. We can help with:

    • business and residential leases
    • tenancy agreements
    • option agreements
    • conditional contracts.

    In addition, we have the expertise to deal with specialist agricultural legal matters such as agricultural stewardship schemes, Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 tenancies, farm business tenancies, basic payment scheme, and sporting and fishing rights. Our experience covers the whole range of property matters from the simplest to the most complex and we take the time to understand your needs before proposing any solution.

    We can help you to make the most of all the opportunities that may come along so that you get the maximum commercial benefit from your property. We do this by working with you to help you achieve your aspirations for your land and we are confident that our knowledgeable team will aim to achieve the best outcome for you. This could be through development agreements, joint ventures, solar or other renewable energy developments and other diversification projects, overage and clawback option and promotion agreements, or telecoms masts.

    Our rural property solicitors are based in Maidstone and Canterbury and are ready to help with any legal advice you may require so please get in touch today.

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Meet the Team:

  • The team are always professional and efficient. I never hesitate in referring clients to them and feedback that follows is always complimentary.

  • They have a very friendly and personal style. They are always professional, helpful and available.

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  • As a fellow professional they are always incredibly generous with their time in providing assistance and advice, even when it does not concern a mutual client. This regularly extends to outside of the usual hours of business.

  • The Brachers team are long established. They have a clear understanding of the sector and tailor advice accordingly. They do so clearly and without jargon, so the clients understand – that is a massive strength compared to other lawyers. They are very strong technically.

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