The Sitecheck Planning report provides planning information for commercial property and development transactions. It includes data on land use designations, "minor applications", such as single storey extensions, a list of the current and emerging development plans and local information such as crime rates.
The Groundsure Planview report provides historic planning data designed specifically to assist commercial property and development transactions. It includes details of all historical residential and commercial planning applications within 500m of the site boundary. It also delivers a more advanced level of scalability in comparison to the standard Groundsure Planning report.
Selecting and buying the right home can be a lengthy and costly process. Once a new home has been selected it is important that any potential changes within the surrounding area are reported before proceeding with the purchase. The impact of new planning proposals could be substantial. They might ruin the view from a property, reducing potential enjoyment, or they could have a substantial impact on the value of a property (positively or negatively). By combining current planning information with a professional opinion about future development opportunities, a DevAssess report provides a unique and enlightened view, enabling an informed decision to be made before contracts are exchanged.
DevAssess Premium uses multiple sources to provide a clear analysis of any past, present or future development risks that could impact a property and/or its value. A choice of a Landmark or GroundSure Planning report is included within the report.
DevAssess Premium can be used for large residential or commercial properties over a quarter of an acre.
London is changing all the time. Developed for the unique and demanding needs of the high value, high risk London market, DevCity is a unique two-stage analysis of the area surrounding the property. Stage one will highlight any planning applications that could impact the property as well as identifying land that could support development in the future. Stage two is just before exchange of contracts when the report will be updated with any responses arising from a Freedom of Information Act request. This will reveal any other pending planning applications and the area will be reassessed in light of the results.
DevCity reports are available in all London boroughs and can be used on residential or commercial properties up to one acre. They are easy to read and straight to the point. Perfect for overseas investors who need to understand a location.
DevProbate identifies the hidden potential, or alternative use in a property that may increase its value in the future. If you haven’t assessed the asset’s development potential your client may not receive the best price for the property.
This clear, straightforward and easy to digest report provides essential guidance and will protect a solicitors Professional Indemnity Insurance from the risk of underselling property assets.
DevProbate can be ordered for residential or commercial properties up to 0.25 acres and is used by solicitors, estate agents, asset managers, accountants and debt recovery experts.