The social housing experts at Stirling Ackroyd Legal are leading the way throughout the commercial property market, both within the capital and across the UK.
Our team of solicitors specialising in social housing offer advice, representation and an unrivalled level of service in order to deliver the right outcomes for our clients and for the wider communities that we are extremely proud to support.
We offer a complete range of services in relation to social housing, encompassing all of the following areas:
- Development and procurement
- Development agreements and site acquisitions
- Joint ventures
- Infrastructure, recipient and nomination agreements
- Grant funding
- Commercial contracts
- Planning, including s106 agreements
- Sales and leaseholds
- Shared ownership sales
- Housing management
- Right to buy
- After-sales services
- Anti-social behaviour
- Service charges and disputes
- Construction contracts
- Health and safety
- Environmental issues
Your Commercial Property Experts
We are committed to working in partnership with our ever-growing client base in providing ongoing advice and representation on all aspects of social housing, as well as practical, cost-effective and creative solutions that are designed to achieve the right outcomes within the shortest possible time frames. We act for social housing providers in London and across the UK, including housing associations, local authorities and arms-length management organisations.
Social Housing Specialists
Our social housing specialists hold unrivalled levels of experience and insight in all aspects of the law and the ever-evolving market conditions. We will work with you to understand your business objectives in order to quickly and effectively deliver the right advice and practical support in building desirable and sustainable communities; reaching ethical and creative solutions to keep costs to a minimum.
With a growing number of offices within London and throughout the UK, we have a strong market presence and are able to visit clients on-site or at another convenient location, to discuss how a social housing project is progressing and offer advice in real-time upon any matters arising.
As a multidisciplinary law firm, we offer a complete and flexible service, and will quickly respond to new challenges and deal effectively with any issues as they arise; calling upon interdepartmental support from our colleagues specialising in other areas of the law as required, such as litigation or dispute resolution.
Transparent and Competitive
Our services are always transparent and very competitively priced, and we will work whenever possible on an inclusive, fixed-fee basis. We will also provide clear and reasonable quotes for any additional services that may be required during the project cycle in response to any issues arising so that you can always be confident of the most cost-effective outcome, whatever the situation.
Should you wish to know more about the services we offer, please feel free to contact our client services department via our enquiries page, or give us a call 0808 503 3073.
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Some of Our Team
Thank you to Stirling Ackroyd Legal’s Corporate team for helping set up my company’s employment contracts. An excellent service. – Alex Bower
I’ve been with Stirling Ackroyd Legal for over 4 years who have managed my commercial and litigation matters. – Syed Ahmed
I’ve used Stirling Ackroyd Legal a few times before. The staff are attentive and always advising me on issues regarding my matter. – Sally O’brian
Following the Governments announcement on the UK going into lockdown, many businesses have followed protocol and have instructed their employees to work from home.
It is important to weigh up the costs and the benefits to any venture before you invest, and commercial property is no different. Although the residential properties are what usually springs to mind when investment is mentioned, it is important to consider that commercial properties also have their benefits.
As part of its ‘Warm Homes for All’ initiative, the Labour Party has announced plans for significant upgrades to UK housing in a bid to create a new generation of green homes. The Labour Party aim to drastically improve loft-insulation and double glazing, reducing a reliance on fossil fuels and creating 450,000 new jobs by 2030 in the process.