• Services we provide banner

    Private Property Legal Services

The private property market has been particularly buoyant on the back of the health crisis, driven by tax breaks such as Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) relief and lifestyle changes.

The Land Registry have recently made changes, such as allowing digital signing, which has helped us to support our international clients.

Overseas property investment in the UK

Our private property lawyers, can support you on tax-driven property transactions, as part of a unified service, we work closely with our international Tax and Wealth structuring team, particularly for non-domiciled or non-resident clients.

Our private property law expertise includes:

  • buying and selling of residential and investment property
  • leasehold enfranchisement
  • property consultancy - portfolio management, lettings and disposals
  • landed estates and country houses
  • international clients purchasing overseas property
  • farms and agriculture
  • equine properties
  • rural estate management
  • property disputes
  • planning considerations, and
  • construction and building contracts.

For more information about our management and succession planning for those owning landed estates and heritage property, please click here.

Meet our private property lawyers

They have a depth of knowledge and experience which means they have usually seen it before, and can resolve issues in a practical manner."

Chambers High Net Worth 2023

The team are able to advise private clients on a wide range of specialisms, so that advice can be provided in a joined up and convenient format. The advice is always clearly communicated and relevant."

Legal 500 UK, 2024, Real Estate - Residential Property

Related pages

Equine and Bloodstock Lawyers

Equine and Bloodstock

We can support you, whether horses are your livelihood or your passion.

Find out more
Private Wealth Lawyers

Private Wealth

We enable people to make the most of their wealth now and in the future. No other private wealth law firm has the scale, reach and breadth of services. 

Find out more
Family Office Legal Services

Family Offices

For wealthy families looking to set up a family office.

Find out more
International Wealth Structuring Legal Services

International Wealth Structuring

We advise international individuals, and their trustees and advisers, on the establishment and administration of asset holding structures.

Find out more
Mental Capacity & Court of Protection Legal Services

Mental Capacity & Court of Protection

For those preparing documents to help protect finances and welfare when you no longer have the capacity to act.

Find out more
Philanthropy Legal Services


For philanthropists and sustainable investors.

Find out more
Private Wealth Disputes

Private Wealth Disputes

We provide tailored solutions for all varieties of domestic and international disputes for families and private wealth professionals. 

Find out more
Reputation Management Lawyers

Reputation Management

Our team of experienced media dispute specialists is highly attuned to advising private individuals on ‘reputation management’ issues.

Find out more
Tax Disputes & Investigation Lawyers

Tax Disputes & Investigations

Handling disputes and investigations for you across all areas of tax.

Find out more
UK Trust Establishment, Administration & Taxation Lawyers

UK Trust Establishment, Administration & Taxation

For those wishing to utilise trust structures and the administration of this.

Find out more
UK Wealth Structuring Legal Services

Wealth Structuring

For those wishing to draft a Will to distribute their assets through efficient structures.

Find out more
Strategic Land Legal Services

Strategic Land

Our strategic land team offers a one-stop service to landowners, helping you plan for and realise maximum value.

Find out more

What's important to you is important to us. Let's talk

If you would like to speak to a member of our Private Client team or to find out more about how we work, please get in touch

Contact us

More private property articles

  • Update on delinked payments

    Jessica Jolleys

    Quick Reads

  • How the abolition of Multiple Dwellings Relief affects Build to Rent

    William Marriott

    Quick Reads

  • Latest Stamp Duty Measures For Hong Kong Properties Announced In 2024 Budget

    Ian Devereux


  • Property Patter – Filming Agreements Part 2

    Naomi Nettleton


  • UK tax considerations for US persons relocating to the UK

    Matthew Radcliffe


  • Home buyers and sellers hit by cyber-attack

    William Marriott

    Quick Reads

  • What next for residential property? Autumn Statement Update

    William Marriott

    Quick Reads

  • Property118 schemes for landlords – a mistake worth fixing?

    Hugh Gunson


  • Will increasing taxes for foreign buyers fix the UK housing crisis?

    Rebecca Day

    Quick Reads

  • The Telegraph quotes William Marriott on hidden costs to consider when dealing with the death of a loved one

    William Marriott

    In the Press

  • Update on Tax Reporting for Trustees of Trusts with Canadian Connections


  • Rebecca Day writes for Wealth Briefing on elderly family living arrangements

    Rebecca Day

    In the Press

  • Sarah Wray writes for eprivateclient on the tax implications to consider when developing a garden

    Sarah Wray

    In the Press

  • The New CGT Rules for Separating Couples

    Miranda Fisher


  • Riparian Owners: What are your rights and responsibilities?

    William Marriott


  • The Sunday Times quotes Tristram van Lawick on investment into country estates

    Tristram van Lawick

    In the Press

  • Register of Overseas Entities

    Piers Master


  • Buying or selling a house with a septic tank - what you need to know

    William Marriott


  • London’s Super Prime Resi-market Growth Continues

    Rebecca Day

    Quick Reads

  • Simon Green and Jeffrey Lee write for Hong Kong Lawyer on buying residential property in England

    Simon Green

    In the Press

Back to top