The UK property sector employs over 900,000 people and is fundamental to the success of our economy. On average, core real estate adds 50 million square feet of new space in the UK every year, and this requires continual investment and development.
The property sector is of vital importance to the Scottish economy too, both in terms of worldwide funds coming in and with the separate jurisdiction governing the rules of property north of the border.
The demand for commercial property in the UK is growing at its fastest rate since 1998 and major investments are being made throughout the country. Our team has the experience and connections to provide commercial, focused legal advice but, more importantly, has a deep understanding of the property market as a whole.
We recognise that the property sector is not a single entity, but in reality an overlapping, integrated system of many different areas, each working collaboratively but differently. With this in mind, the need to find legal specialists who understand the variety and the nuances is of vital importance. We advise on a range of matters including: