Real Estate Solicitors

Providing expert legal advice on every property matter

At KaurMaxwell: independent law firm, our specialist real estate team works hard to provide practical, targeted advice and support across every discipline within the real estate sector. We take a commercial approach, taking time at the outset to understand your objectives and timescales and ensure we meet them on time and within your budget.

From first-time buyers, developers, corporate occupiers, investors, and lenders to tenants and landlords, we support you with bespoke tailored advice built on experience. Depending on your current situation and future aspirations, our real estate lawyers will create a short or long-term strategy to provide you with the best legal service possible. There are only a few scenarios that our team will not have encountered.

We have a team of experts in real estate who deal with every type of property. We get under the skin of each transaction and our advice focuses on finding pragmatic solutions to complex transactions with the overriding aim of doing everything possible to achieve the best result for you. Whatever the matter, our property team offers extensive knowledge and expertise on real estate issues. We regularly deal with a full range of property matters including:

What Does a Real Estate Lawyer Do?

Role of a Real Estate Solicitor in Property Transactions

A real estate lawyer plays a pivotal role in property transactions by providing legal advice and facilitating the documentation process. They advise clients on various aspects of real estate investment, including lease agreements, landlord-tenant disputes, and real estate finance.

Legal Advice for Real Estate Investments

Our Real estate solicitor offer invaluable legal advice for clients involved in residential and commercial property investments, guiding them through the legal intricacies of property transactions, and ensuring compliance with regulatory and contractual obligations.

Understanding Lease Agreements and Landlord-Tenant Disputes

Real estate specialists assist clients in understanding lease agreements, resolving landlord-tenant disputes, and ensuring that the rights and obligations of both parties are legally protected.

Legal Aspects of Real Estate Finance

Our real estate law experts guide on real estate finance matters, ensuring that clients' financial transactions and agreements comply with the legal framework governing the real estate sector.

Guidance on Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards and Stamp Duty Land Tax

Our real estate law specialists offer essential guidance on minimum energy efficiency standards and stamp duty land tax, ensuring that clients' transactions adhere to the legal requirements and standards in place.

Commercial vs Residential Real Estate Legal Services

Consider whether the real estate solicitor specialises in commercial or residential property matters, as each sector has distinct legal requirements that necessitate a tailored approach and specialised expertise. For peace of mind, at KaurMaxwell we cover both niches.

Role of Real Estate Attorneys in Commercial Landlord-Tenant Relationships

For clients involved in commercial property transactions, it is essential to seek the services of real estate specialists like ours, with a deep understanding of the legal dynamics governing commercial landlord-tenant relationships.

Understanding Legal Issues Related to ESG and Biodiversity in Real Estate

Our knowledgeable real estate solicitors are be well-versed in the legal issues related to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors and biodiversity in real estate, providing clients with comprehensive legal support in these evolving areas.

Common Legal Issues in Real Estate Transactions

Key Legal Documents for Property Transactions

Real estate lawyers play a vital role in preparing and reviewing key legal documents for property transactions, ensuring that all contractual agreements and legal obligations are accurately documented and executed.

Impact of UK Property Market Trends on Legal Aspects of Real Estate

Understanding the impact of UK property market trends on the legal aspects of real estate is essential for real estate solicitors, as it allows them to provide proactive legal guidance to clients based on the prevailing market dynamics.

Improving Property Management through Legal Guidance

KaurMaxwell offers invaluable legal guidance to property owners and managers, assisting them in enhancing their property management practices while ensuring compliance with legal requirements and regulations.

Legal Considerations for Property Development and Regeneration Projects

Our real estate solicitors are instrumental in addressing the legal considerations associated with property development and regeneration projects, ensuring that clients' initiatives align with legal standards and requirements.

Ensuring Compliance with Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards in Real Estate

Our lawyers aid clients in ensuring compliance with minimum energy efficiency standards in real estate, guiding them through the legal requirements and implications of energy efficiency regulations.

Legal Guidance for Landlords and Tenants

Understanding Real Estate Law for Landlords and Tenants

KaurMaxwell solicitors provide comprehensive legal advice and support to landlords and tenants, addressing the legal rights, obligations, and responsibilities of both parties under property and tenancy agreements.

Key Legal Considerations for Lease Agreements and Disputes

Real estate lawyers assist clients in navigating lease agreements and resolving disputes, ensuring that their legal interests are safeguarded and that any disputes are resolved in accordance with the law.

Role of Real Estate Solicitors in Resolving Landlord-Tenant Issues

Our solicitors play a crucial role in resolving landlord-tenant issues, offering legal counsel and representation to clients involved in tenancy disputes and other related matters.

Legal Support for Commercial and Residential Property Tenants

Our team of real estate lawyers provide legal support to commercial and residential property tenants, ensuring that their rights and interests are protected under the applicable property laws and regulations.

Navigating Legal Challenges in Property Management and Asset Portfolios

Our solicitors assist clients in navigating legal challenges related to property management and asset portfolios, offering strategic legal advice to address complex legal issues affecting their property assets.

Current Trends and Future of Real Estate Law

Impact of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Factors on Real Estate Law

With the increasing focus on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors in the real estate sector, real estate solicitors play a pivotal role in addressing the legal implications and regulatory requirements associated with sustainable and responsible property practices.

Legal Implications of Net-Zero Commitments in Real Estate Transactions

Our specialist real estate lawyers are at the forefront of addressing the legal implications of net-zero commitments in real estate transactions, ensuring that clients' sustainability initiatives align with legal standards and regulations.

Role of Real Estate Solicitors in Adapting to Evolving Legal Standards

KaurMaxwell lawyers adapt to evolving legal standards by staying abreast of the latest regulatory changes and legal developments, providing clients with proactive legal support that aligns with the evolving legal landscape of the real estate sector.

Legal Support for Integration of ESG and Biodiversity Considerations

Our real estate law experts offer legal support for the integration of ESG and biodiversity considerations into property transactions, ensuring that clients' initiatives are legally compliant and aligned with emerging sustainability goals.

Future Legal Landscape for Real Estate Investments and Development

As the real estate sector continues to evolve, real estate law specialists are poised to navigate the future legal landscape for real estate investments and development, offering clients the legal foresight and expertise necessary to succeed in the ever-changing world of real estate.

5 Reasons to Choose KaurMaxwell as Real Estate Solicitors

You gain access to a team of dedicated professionals with a successful track record when you choose Kaur Maxwell's solicitors.

Recognition from Legal Directories like Legal 500 and Law Society

Our commitment to excellence has been recognized by prestigious legal directories such as Legal 500 and the Law Society.

Diverse & Comprehensive Expertise

The team at KaurMaxwell brings together diverse expertise in civil and commercial litigation, property lawemployment, insolvency and restructuring law.

Proven Track Record

Members of the team have successfully handled cases against major law firms. The ability to achieve desired results demonstrates their strategic thinking.

Multilingual Support

Our team is fluent in multiple languages (Spanish, Punjabi, Hindi, Tagalog, Gujarati, French, Twi, Kurdish, and English - allowing us to serve a diverse client base with ease.


Our solicitors are based in London, so they can easily serve clients across the country. Whether you need help in person, over the phone, or through a virtual call, we're here to assist you.

Frequently Asked Questions:

What should I look for when hiring a real estate solicitor?

When hiring a real estate solicitor, it's important to consider their knowledge and experience in real estate law, their track record with similar cases, their communication style, and their ability to work effectively with your real estate team.

Can a real estate lawyer assist with commercial property transactions?

Yes, our real estate solicitors are experienced in handling commercial property transactions, including lease agreements, property sales, acquisitions, and compliance with commercial landlord regulations.

What does "net zero" mean in the context of real estate?

"Net zero" refers to the goal of achieving a balance between the amount of greenhouse gases produced and the amount removed from the atmosphere in real estate development and operations, typically through sustainable and environmentally friendly practices.

What are "heads of terms" in a real estate transaction?

"Heads of terms" are preliminary documents outlining the key commercial points of a real estate transaction, including price, key dates, and other terms that serve as a basis for the subsequent formal agreement.

What legal considerations do landlords need to know when leasing commercial property?

Landlords need to be aware of their legal obligations, lease terms, rent enforcement, property maintenance responsibilities, and compliance with laws related to commercial landlord-tenant relationships.

How can a real estate lawyer assist property developers with construction documents?

Real estate law specialists can assist property developers by drafting and reviewing construction documents, ensuring compliance with regulations, resolving disputes, and providing legal guidance throughout the construction process.

What is the significance of the Levelling Up and Regeneration Act in real estate?

The Levelling Up and Regeneration Act aims to promote economic growth and development across the UK, impacting real estate through measures related to regeneration projects, infrastructure investment, and community revitalization.

How can a real estate solicitor assist in managing property portfolios?

Our real estate lawyers can offer legal support in managing property portfolios by addressing complex legal issues, overseeing acquisitions and disposals, handling lease negotiations, and ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations.