Chris has over 25 years’ experience advising clients on all aspects of commercial property law, including particular experience working with property developers.
Chris has delivered legal services for clients operating retail schemes for city centres and industrial parks, and frequently provides advice to landowners entering into promotion agreements with house builders and developers.
"We have found [Chris] to be diligent and professional, with a can-do, pragmatic approach. His precise technical knowledge, coupled with his vast experience, is always delivered in an uncomplicated manner. We very much consider him an excellent sounding board and vital member of our professional team."
"Thank you for completing this project so efficiently and accurately."
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Andrew Jackson assists clients on sale of six acre site to Beal Homes
Our property development and projects team were delighted to assist our clients on the recent sale of a six-acre site (2.50 hectares) in Preston, East Yorkshire, to Beal Homes. Situated off Sproatley Road in the semi-rural village of Preston, the land is being transformed by Beal into …More
Promotion agreements: Unlocking the value of surplus land
In his latest article Chris Waterhouse, a member of our Development & Strategic Projects team, explores the use of promotion agreements and how they can help unlock the potential value in surplus land. Where a landowner wants to secure planning permission for development of land, they will often choose a …More
Looking after your interests when selling development land
The need for new housing, coupled with a shortage of sites available, is fuelling demand for land for residential development. It is important landowners are aware of the potential opportunities and pitfalls, says solicitor Chris Waterhouse, real estate partner with Andrew Jackson Solicitors. According to a 2021 report by Savills, …More