Sara is based in the Real Estate Land Development team at Laytons' Guildford office. She joined Laytons in spring 2018.
Sara has experience acting for housing associations and private developers on a range of property matters including:
- Land acquisition for development by private developers and housing associations
Short term options, conditional and unconditional contracts;
- Section 106 unit acquisitions by housing associations
Turn key, golden brick and development agreements
negotiating and drafting Section 106 Agreements on behalf of developers;
- Infrastructure agreements
Associated with planning permission for development such as Section 38, Section 278 and Section 104 Agreements
- Care homes
Disposal of care homes by private individuals and small businesses, acquisition of land for development and use as care homes
- Stock rationalisation
Small and large scale transfers of property portfolios between housing associations.