Vickery Holman’s development team works across the South West and provides a comprehensive range of services to clients to ensure financially viable and successful schemes. Our extensive local knowledge means that we are well placed to advise at every stage of the development process.

We advise a wide range of clients, among them private residential and commercial developers; land owners; registered providers; banks and local authorities dealing with urban brownfield sites; rural exception sites; greenfield and urban extensions; and single-build plots, ensuring developments are deliverable.

Our services include:

Land acquisition and disposal

  • Acquisition
  • Disposal
  • Development agreements
  • Compulsory purchase and compensation

Development advice

  • Strategic advice
  • Market research/analysis
  • Options appraisals


  • RICS Red Book
  • Secured lending
  • Desktop

Viability appraisals


  • Applications
  • Representations
  • Affordable housing

Expert witness

  • Valuation and market advice

Project delivery

  • Project management
  • Project monitoring
  • Contract administration
  • Party wall
  • Construction (Design and Management) Regulations


  • Dispute resolution

Any questions? Call us

Our experienced team is ready to assist with unparalleled regional advice


Tel: 01872 245600


Tel: 01752 261811


Tel: 01392 203010


Tel: 0117 428 6555

The Team for Development

Case studies for Development

Are you a landowner who thinks that your land might have development potential? We can help… As a starter we can advise you on the […]

With build costs expected to rise on average by 3.2% a year over the next 3 years (BCIS) and house price growth reportedly beginning to […]

What Is The Purpose Of Conducting A Feasibility Study? If you are a land or property owner, whether that be residential, commercial or agricultural and […]

Valuation advice provided on exclusive single new build project with build cost of £1.1 million and estimated GDV of £1.8 million. Acting on behalf of […]

When Does Section 106 Apply? Development usually comes at a cost to the wider community within which it sits. This can be at a greater […]

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Local knowledge of core function that underpins all property transactions


Including applications, representations and affordable housing


Our surveyors can resolve disputes instead of going to court