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Development Viability

Delivering robust financial advice to support viable development

Our national Development Viability specialists are experienced RICS chartered development and valuation surveyors, town planners, and property market analysts.  

Our expertise lies in robustly assessing the financial viability of land under promotion, existing property assets and development proposals at all stages of the planning process. 

The team advises across a wide range of sectors including traditional residential, Build-to-Rent, elderly living, mixed-use, commercial and operated business assets.

Our products and services

Strategic Deliverability & Options Appraisal

Deliverability assessments to: 

  • assess and enhance the commerciality of masterplan design options and development quantums;
  • examine the deliverability of competitor sites; and
  • analyse viability and cross-subsidisation prospects across a portfolio of sites

 Site-specific Viability Assessment

Site-specific viability appraisals to:

  • support promotion of sites for allocation via the Local Plan process;
  • provide pre-acquisition due diligence and support bids;
  • provide the case to negotiate planning obligations including affordable housing;
  • support enabling development, assess options for re-use, redevelopment or significant intervention to listed buildings;
  • renegotiate existing planning obligations; and
  • secure Exceptional Circumstances Relief from CIL liability

Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) & Local Plan Viability

Technical viability representations to policy and guidance documents including CIL charging proposals and underpinning evidence base, Local Plan Viability Studies, planning obligations and affordable housing SPDs

Market Analysis & Pricing

Local residential and commercial market appraisal reports to inform site acquisitions, mix and pricing

Independent Viability Review

Expert independent third party review of site-specific viability cases prepared by others

Expert Witness

Expert evidence and witness on deliverability and viability at Appeal, Local Plan and CIL Examinations

Latest project

Featured project

The Mercian, Birmingham

  • Client: Moda Living
  • Turley office: Birmingham
  • Status: Planning permission granted

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