Article Tag: Developers

Business Rates And Property Developments: Mixed News For Property Developers

For property developers it’s been a mixed bag of news with recent cases reflecting both positive and negative decisions for their industry. Business rates for property developers – the positive news: Following the recent business rates revaluation many businesses are reeling about the new rates they will have to pay from 1 April 2017. Developers… Read more »

Heads of Terms: Think Before You Sign

Renewable energy schemes have offered farmers an important and, in the past, profitable way to diversify and protect their income stream in the face of falling prices for traditional farm produce. However, it has become commonplace for some renewable energy developers to pressurise landowners into signing heads of terms before the landowner has received professional… Read more »

A green light for developers, or not?

Developers naturally just want to get on with building work to realise a return on their investment. Any delays, particularly if there is any an element of finance involved, can seriously eat into their profit margins. One cause of delays, and what can be a real thorn in the side of developers, is claims for… Read more »