Our Agency team draw on years of experience and provides knowledgeable and professional advice to both landowners and developers across the South West.

Vickery Holman have built up a strong reputation in this area and have extensive knowledge of both the development market and local planning policy, which allows us to advise on how best to maximise land value for our clients. Development is often a long term affair and delivering value is often a strategic matter taking a futuristic view and promoting a sited development potential through the Local Development Plan process.

We sell all forms of residential and commercial development land, with or without planning permission and can advise on the most appropriate marketing strategy, produce marketing material and co-ordinate the marketing process before negotiating and agreeing terms and liaising with solicitors through to completion.

There are many deal structures which should be considered in the sale of development land, including outright sale, conditional sales, option agreements, promotional agreements, and development partnerships. Our team are familiar with the different arrangements and can advise on the merits and suitability of each structure in individual circumstances.

To see the development sites we are currently marketing, please click here.

In addition to selling land, we can also use our local knowledge and expertise to assist in acquiring sites for clients.

We also advise on specialist matters such as compulsory purchase and compensation, ransom strips, easements, and wayleaves.

If you think your site has potential for development, we would be happy to talk it through with you prior to any formal commitment.

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 Land Acquisition & Disposal

Case studies for Land Acquisition & Disposal

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 demand and therefore cost for public services or damaging impact on the greater community good. Planning approvals always come with conditions controlling the development itself and where appropriate legal (s106) […]

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 potential of your land, its value and provide an indication as to the likelihood of successfully obtaining a planning consent for development, be it residential or commercial. Should it be […]

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 level out as supply increases and concerns over the impact of Brexit continues to cause hesitancy, we are likely to see a further squeeze on the viability of development projects. […]

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 think your land or property has development potential then a feasibility study can be undertaken at the earliest stage of the project to outline the land/properties development potential. What Is […]

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 Aspire Commercial Finance in connection with a financing arrangement for a four storey, 4 bedroom, 523 sq m luxury dwelling with swimming pool, gym and integral double garage. The development […]

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