Development Risk Near Me

ORDER A DEVASSIST REPORT?

We offer four reports, each tailored to the size and location of the subject property, analysing the risk of development in the area and the development potential of the site itself.

SOLICITORS

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If you know which report you need, make your selection and proceed to purchase.

DEVASSESS

Sample DevAssess Report

£125 +VAT

DEVASSESS PREMIUM RESIDENTIAL

Sample DevAssess Premium Residential Report

£375 +VAT

DEVASSESS PREMIUM COMMERCIAL

Sample DevAssess Premium Commercial Report

£500 +VAT

DEVCITY

Sample DevCity Report

£600 +VAT

DEVPROBATE

Sample DevProbate Report

£150 +VAT

WHICH DEVASSIST REPORT DO I NEED?

DEVASSESS

  • For residential and commercial properties under 0.25 acres
  • Exposes any significant development risks in a 75m radius from the centre of the main structure.
  • Investigates the risks to views and the impact on the value and enjoyment of a property should development proceed nearby.
  • Our professional opinion on the property’s development potential.

A DevAssess report will be delivered in 5 working days.

Properties larger than 0.5 acres or those requiring a more in-depth report are better suited to [DevAssess Premium].

£125 +VAT

DEVASSESS PREMIUM RESIDENTIAL

  • Strongly recommended for residential properties under 30 acres.

  • Exposes any significant development risks in a 75m radius from the property boundary.
  • Assesses traveller sites, the Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment (SHLAA), local policy, listed buildings, the five-year housing supply and changes to nearby major infrastructure.
  • The depth of this report can reveal alternative exit strategies and potential hidden value in properties.

A DevAssess Premium Residential report will be delivered in 3 working days.

Properties over 30 acres are priced on an individual basis.

£375 +VAT

DEVASSESS PREMIUM COMMERCIAL

  • Strongly recommended for commercial properties under 20 acres.

  • Exposes any significant development risks in a 75m radius from the property boundary.
  • Assesses traveller sites, the Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment (SHLAA), local policy, listed buildings, the five-year housing supply and changes to nearby major infrastructure.
  • The depth of this report can reveal alternative exit strategies and potential hidden value in properties.
  • Includes the cost of Groundsure Planview planning data.

A DevAssess Premium Commercial report will be delivered in 3 working days.

Properties over 20 acres are priced on an individual basis.

£500 +VAT

DEVCITY

  • Recommended for urban residential and commercial properties where there is always a high risk of nearby development.
  • DevCity is a comprehensive report providing a detailed analysis of the area surrounding the property to reveal any unbuilt planning consents and the identification of land that could support development in the future.

A DevCity report will be delivered in 5 working days.

Properties over 2 acres are priced on an individual basis.

£600 +VAT

DEVPROBATE

  • Assesses whether a piece of land or an asset has development potential.
  • We analyse the hidden potential or alternative use in a property that may increase its value.
  • In addition to solicitors, this report is ideal for estate agents, asset managers and debt recovery experts for identifying where land values may exceed existing use values. The report protects professional indemnity insurance from the risk of underselling property assets.

A DevProbate report will be delivered in 5 working days.

£150 +VAT

IN A HURRY?

A Fast Track service is available on all of our products.

from £80 +VAT

HOW DO THESE REPORTS DIFFER FROM STANDARD CONVEYANCING SEARCHES?

Planning data, local and national planning policies, and SHLAAs are complex to interpret. Development risk is not always easily identified, and the proximity of planned developments to a property is not always clear.

We are the only specialists in the country trained to analyse and interpret the planning trends and patterns in the data enabling us to understand and report the real risk of development.

PLANNED AND CURRENT DEVELOPMENT CHANGES COMMONLY EXPOSED WITH DEVASSIST REPORTS

  • Greenbelt, farmland and community parkland development
  • Change of use developments

  • Road and access development affecting traffic volume, noise and long periods of roadworks

  • Neighbours’ extensions and building works which will impact a property’s light and views

Planned and current development changes
Planned and current development changes

HOW WE HAVE HELPED BUYERS, SOLICITORS & LENDERS