Refurbishment, common parts and routine maintenance

Working closely with our Sales and Lettings teams we have developed considerable experience in refurbishing central London property to achieve maximum value in the market. We also increasingly take on refurbishment work for homeowners in modernising their existing or newly purchased property.

Typical services include:

  • Advice on opportunities for the property and scope for alternations and extensions.
  • Advice on budget, timescales and recommendations for tried and tested contractors.
  • Preparation of full design and construction drawings.
  • Obtaining statutory consents, planning permission, Listed Building alteration consent and building regulation approval.
  • Liaison with specialist sub-contractors and consultants.
  • Liason with specialist companies for audio / visual distribution, lighting interior design and furnishing.


Much of the time we are working with leasehold property and advising either landlords or tenants. Typical advice in includes:

  • Negotiating Licences to Alter.
  • Negotiating dilapidation claims.
  • Repair and maintenance obligations in relation to service charge demands.
  • Upgrading of common parts.

For specific advice or enquiry into refurbishment and repair contact Peter Thatcher or call us on +44 (0) 20 7306 1670.