We have a proven track record for providing decisive, sustainable solutions and for advising at a strategic level throughout the real estate life cycle, rather than simply fighting fires.
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Whether working with investors, fund and property managers, owners, occupiers, developers, lenders and public sector organisations or banks, pension funds, insurance companies and sovereign wealth funds, we provide locally relevant, cross-border expertise.
We work across the whole spectrum of Real Estate services, from commercial occupier matters in the retail, leisure, hospitality, manufacturing, telecoms, education, local government, corporate private and public sectors, through to supporting property development projects, finance, planning and investment. We provide leading advice on construction disputes and other real estate litigation.
We facilitate affordable and social housing development and land regeneration. And, through all this, we work hard to reduce risk and help you make smarter decisions.
Melanie Williams, head of the real estate sector at global legal business DWF, comments on the ONS UK House Price Index figures for April.
Welcome back to our series of articles on the Private Rented Sector (PRS) and Build-to-Rent (BTR). In our previous edition we discussed the current political landscape and recent changes to legislation which have been impacting on the PRS and BTR markets. In this edition, we will cover some examples of legal pitfalls and how to protect long term investment strategies.
Welcome back to our series of articles on the Private Rented Sector (PRS) and Build-to-Rent (BTR). In our previous edition we discussed the BTR market and the products being made available. In this edition, we will cover the current political sentiments and some examples of areas where extra care is needed.
Global legal business DWF has appointed Kevin McGlone as a partner to its expanding real estate team in Scotland.
Welcome to the first of our series of articles on the Private Rented Sector (PRS) and Build-to-Rent (BTR).
A recent decision by the planning inspectorate from a CIL appeal (APP/F0114/L/18/1200229) highlights the potential financial consequences of demolition.
Colin Murray, partner and Head of Local Government at DWF, comments on two new reports from the Institute for Fiscal Studies and the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy, which shine a spotlight on the finances of local authorities.
Global legal business, DWF, has been appointed as legal advisor on a major project to redevelop Birmingham International Station and transform it into a transport exchange linked to the new HS2 Interchange Station in Solihull.
DWF has advised on the management buyout (MBO) by Maven of Scottish business, CMS Window System (CMS), a manufacturer of premium windows and doors. This is the fourth investment made by Maven’s UK Regional Buyout Fund.