Business Services Commercial Property

Making the deal work for you

Providing bespoke expert legal advice on commercial property sales, purchases, financing and leases to businesses in the South West

Our commercial property lawyers combine their extensive experience of commercial property transactions and leasing and stay in touch with the dynamics of the regional commercial property market to secure your business the right property at the right time.


Need legal advice on commercial property? Give us a call on 01803 403403 or complete a contact form and we’ll call you back.




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Our commercial property team, led by Cheryl Baxter, have decades of experience in commercial property in the region. Our experience spans all sectors so we understand the nuances of property in; leisure and tourism, retail, pubs, industrial units, houses of multiple occupancy (HMO), agricultural land and development land, and can look out for issues before they arise.

Key to your successful outcome is that we put you first. We really listen and understand what’s important to you.

We’re ready when you are.

How We Work Arrow

Our commercial property lawyers get to know you and your business to assess opportunities at every stage of your commercial property deal — helping you achieve your goals.

Whether you’re buying, selling, refinancing or leasing commercial property, we can offer legal advice to ensure your transaction completes as smoothly as possible. Our in-depth knowledge of the commercial property market means we can also look out for opportunities to help you be where you want to be. For us it’s all about getting the right property on the right terms for your business.

The commercial property team work closely with colleagues in the Corporate and Dispute Resolution teams to offer a complete service to commercial property clients.

Acquisition, development and disposal

Our experienced team of lawyers can advise on all commercial property matters including:

  • Acquisition and Disposal
  • Site development structure and layout
  • Environmental factors
  • Planning
  • Financing and Lending
  • Portfolio reorganisation
  • Social Housing and publicly funded development
  • Option Agreements, Pre-emption Agreements and Exclusivity Agreements
  • Joint Ventures
  • Tenders
  • Auctions – creating and reviewing legal packs
  • Granting and assigning leases
  • Refinancing; including SIPPs and SSAS
  • Conditional contracts
  • Overage agreements

Commercial leasing

If you’re a commercial landlord or tenant, getting the balance right between what you want from the letting arrangement and what the other side wants can be difficult and time consuming. From negotiation of terms to finalisation of the transaction, our specialist lawyers will help you navigate through this complex process.

Our team of lawyers have experience in all commercial leasing related matters including;

  • Lease negotiation
  • Assignment and subletting
  • Rent Review
  • Guarantees
  • Service Charges
  • Dilapidation

“I have to say I can always rely on Boyce Hatton to respond to my queries – it’s a delight to work with you.”
Lyn Milligan, BusinessXchange