Residential Planning

Providing residential planning and development advice to housebuilders, developers, investors, registered providers, various public sector bodies and local authorities, we are a dedicated residential planning team operating nationally across the UK.

Our team benefits from extensive and wide-ranging experience, having acted on a vast array of projects requiring a diverse range of support throughout the development process. This is why we have a strong appreciation of the challenges and opportunities that residential development can bring, and recognise your highly unique needs, tailoring our guidance accordingly.

Working closely with our wider Development Group teams, utilising expertise across all of the residential sub-sectors, as well as drawing on the know-how of our Commercial and Infrastructure Planning teams, we are fully-equipped to provide comprehensive advice on the following markets:

  • Brownfield and Mixed use
  • Partnerships and Estate Regeneration
  • Affordable Housing
  • Build to Rent
  • Specialist Residential
  • Tall Buildings
  • New Communities
  • Urban Extensions
  • Strategic Land Promotion
  • Expert Witness

Our principal services relate to development planning and site promotion, but we operate throughout the development process from initial feasibility, through site promotion, planning, scheme optimisation and detailed design and delivery phases. 

Services we provide include:

  • Strategic Development Advice
  • Strategic Site Promotion
  • Coordination of Major Planning Applications
  • Development/Regeneration Evaluation and Strategy
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Housing Need Assessment
  • Expert Witness, Conditions and Planning Obligation Negotiation
  • Community Infrastructure Levy Advice

Active in a number of organisations, including the House Builders Federation, London First, New London Architecture and the British Property Federation, we lead the way in residential planning, and have the knowledge and skills to meet your needs.

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We are pleased to be working with GL Hearn and to have received such a high level of service from the team as we create a new urban quarter.

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