We’re a specialist Health and Social care sector Real estate team, rather than generalists advising clients across multiple sectors - we know our sector inside out. All our lawyers routinely act for a wide range of health and social care organisations, in both the private and public sectors. We focus on minimising risks to your business whilst developing a robust strategic commercial strategy.

Our areas of expertise include:
  • Care Home acquisitions and disposals.
  • All aspects of the development of new care homes, including building contracts. warranties and development agreements for lease.
  • The Real estate aspects of commercial transactions, including re-financings, secured lending, business acquisitions (whether by asset or share sale) and intra-group reorganisations.
  • Alteration and refurbishment projects.
  • Statutory compliance and CQC related premises issues.
  • Interim and terminal dilapidations for leasehold homes.
  • Operation and management agreements between landlords and operators.
  • Service charge disputes rent review advice and other aspects of the landlord and tenant relationship.
  • Routine property management, such as licences to carry out alterations, to assign or to sublet.
  • Planning law matters including s.106 agreements, certificates of lawful use and on-going adherence to planning conditions.
  • Supported living schemes and extra-care schemes.

Resources

CQC - Improving outcomes

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Estates management service

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Care homes brochure

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All Resources for this sector

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