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Property development & investment

Lodders’ commercial property development and investment team provides an integrated and specialist service to real estate developers, investors, and owner-occupiers of newly developed buildings from acquisition and development through to the sale, often dealing with institutional pension funds in the forward funding of new developments across all types of property including industrial estates and logistics parks, business and retail parks, supermarkets, mixed-use offices, hotels, and healthcare. Our team of solicitors works alongside specialists in construction law, planning law, environmental law, strategic land, and biodiversity – providing you with a regional legal team with unrivalled experience and breadth of skills.

Our clients include some of the most active and successful developers, operators, and investors in the office, industrial and logistics, retail and mixed-use sectors. They choose Lodders for our commercially astute legal advice and our highly personal and client-focused service.

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Lodders’ property development and investment team has the expertise to help you to maximise the returns from your real estate projects, whilst minimising the risk. Meet our specialist solicitors across commercial property, construction, planning, environmental, and biodiversity.


Recent projects have included advising on the development, acquisition, and disposal of hotels, business parks, office blocks, and supermarkets, and we regularly advise on substantial sheds and warehouses for occupation by some of the UK’s largest online retailers. For mixed-use developments, we also bring specialist expertise in community facilities and neighbourhood centres to meet planning and S106 requirements.


Our Real Estate group can also advise on:

Lodders provide an excellent service and out-of-the-box thinking.

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CGI of Harlequin Office Park at Emersons Green, Bristol, reproduced courtesy of Hinton Group.
Case Study

Lodders completes £22m deal for Hinton Group

Lodders’ Real Estate team advised the commercial property developer on the acquisition of the remaining land at Harlequin Office Park.

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