In-House Property Development Solicitor

In-House Property Development Solicitor 
Negotiable DOE 

Delighted to be working with a well-established, nationwide Housebuilder based in Northamptonshire, to find an In-House Property Development Solicitor to join their legal team to take on an array Development work. The successful Solicitor will be an integral part of the legal team, helping the team to achieve success in the business’ day to day activities and ongoing growth plan. The client is looking for a 4PQE + solicitor with knowledge of Commercial/Residential Property/Development, who can join their collaborative legal team.

Based in modern offices in Northamptonshire, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to expand on their legal experience within a collaborative legal team, whilst frequenty liasing with different teams throughout the business. The business is offering a generous salary for the right candidate with a big focus on company culture and employee satisfaction. This is a truly exciting opportunity for the successful Solicitor.

Duties and responsibilities of the In-House Property Development Solicitor:

Assist senior legal colleagues with the acquisition of sites for development, focusing predominantly on Development matters
Prepare monthly progress reports on Development matters for inclusion into the relevant Divisional Board and other Reports
Dealing with the release of bonds under Statutory Utility Agreements
Dealing or assisting with affordable housing sales by completing all necessary legal agreements on commercially acceptable terms, in a timely manner  
Instigate and complete the entering into of Management Agreements with external organisations to manage public open space and apartment blocks etc
To deal or assist with the site set up documents to include drafting the precedent form of transfer and submitting any Land Registry blanket consent letters and RX4 applications as may be required by any title restrictions
To assist in the site acquisition process with matters such as collating/reporting on search responses, preparing SDLT Returns and Land Registry Applications
This is a great opportunity to excel within an experienced legal team, offering a very competitive salary, a discretionary bonus, hybrid/flexi working and many more benefits.

If you are a Property Solicitor based in Northamptonshire, please don’t hesitate to send me your CV for consideration.

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