Residential Property

The residential property team at Child & Child is one of the leading London legal teams in the residential property market, representing buyers and sellers of flats and houses both within the capital and elsewhere.

The strength of the firm’s reputation in this area of law is perhaps unsurprising given the firm’s long history and location. The team is valued by clients for the high levels of partner attention they receive and also for the pragmatic approach employed by all those giving legal advice, focusing on clients’ commercial and personal imperatives.

  • Buying and selling leaseholds and freeholds of both houses and flats, including "lock out" or "exclusivity" agreements
  • Leasehold Enfranchisement
  • Property Management
  • Property investment and buy-to-let
  • Right to buy properties
  • New builds/developments
  • Tenancy agreements
  • Re-mortgages
  • Equity release schemes
  • Transfers of equity
  • Service charge disputes
  • Licences to alter, sub-let or assign

The firm has excellent and long-established relationships with the main London institutional landlords and a knowledge of their differing approaches.

The firm also has unique and market-leading expertise in dealing with boundaries, rights of light & party walls.