Development Services

We help developers at every stage of their new build, from property acquisition to completion of sales.

Services for property developers

Our team of specialists has more than 150 years’ combined experience working with property developers throughout Scotland.

We can advise on every aspect of your development, from land acquisition to completion of final sales, and with our excellent knowledge of the market and expert legal services, we will support you throughout the whole of your project.

We pride ourselves on advising and assisting new home developers design and build high-quality dwellings and bring their new properties to market at the right time and to the right people.


Our legal advice includes:

  • Planning agreements and the application process
  • Acquisition and development finance
  • Agreement with utility and servitudes/wayleaves
  • Agreements with any registered social landlords, housing associations and affordable housing groups
  • Legal appointment of design team
  • Legal advice on contractor appointments and build contracts

Our development advice includes:

  • Build programme
  • Release strategy
  • Specification
  • Interior design
  • Sales and marketing programme
  • Legal disposal of individual units

When you’re ready to sell, we will capitalise on market activity to generate leads and convert these to sales, giving you a full turnkey service from start to finish.



Murray Stewart

Partner, Head of Real Estate

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Rob McGregor

Associate Director

Debbie McCathie

Debbie McCathie

Partner, Head of Residential Conveyancing

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Matthew Gray

Managing Director of Property Services