Development & Regeneration Consultancy
As part of our turnkey pre-development offering, we are able to provide professional development and regeneration consultancy services to our clients to maximise the redevelopment potential of a site or building.
The range of services are tailored to optimise your development / investment opportunity, and to support your in-house development and asset management team. Typical services include the following:
Masterplanning advice and establishment of appropriate development zones by planning use class, with reference to Planning Policy Guidelines, site constraints and topography.
Development appraisals, financial modelling and cashflow forecasting to ascertain residual land values for development mix and density options. Sensitivity testing of development appraisals to understand the impact of affordable housing provisions and other significant factors.
Early engagement with Local Planning Authorities including Section 106 (Developer’s Obligations), Section 38 / 278 (Highways) and other statutory requirements.
Strategic land disposal and acquisition advice, including composition of land parcels and phasing options.
Development implementation strategy including pre-development consultant team selection and management resources. Briefing and management of planning consultants, geo-environmental consultants, architects, engineers, solicitors and agents.
Design efficiency audits and identification of value engineering options as part of the design development process.
Preparation of due diligence documentation and liaison with funding partners, investors and financial institutions. Project monitoring and financial reporting during the construction phase, to ensure delivery of the development in line with the agreed viability parameters.