Are you a landlord?
We can help you deal with prospective and existing tenants including granting and renewing leases, renewing existing leases and applications from your tenants to transfer or sub-let existing leases.
We will take the time to learn about your property portfolio, whatever its size, and provide you with advice which is tailored to your particular circumstances and requirements to ensure that you make the most of your investment.
If you’re a tenant
If you are about to become a tenant of new premises we can guide you through the pitfalls of taking on a commercial lease.
Getting legal advice at an early stage in the negotiations is the key to making sure you end up with the best outcome for your business.
We can also help you if you are thinking of selling or sub-letting your existing leasehold premises.
"As a charity which operates in highly-regulated areas of service provision, Framework needs prompt, affordable, dependable legal advice. We get this, and much more, from Actons. They understand our needs, and their response is always friendly and balanced. Actons is a highly-valued partner."Adam Jacobs, Head of Property & Development – Framework
"Praised for its ‘superb business acumen’, Actons' real estate practice handles commercial and development transactions, landlord and tenant work and secured lending matters, especially for banks. The group also provides property support to corporate transactions."The Legal 500 2018 (Commercial Property (Notts & Derby))
The Legal 500 2021: Commercial Property – Nottingham & DerbyActons' Nottingham practice predominantly advises a range of clients, including developers and high-net-worth individuals, on land and property acquisitions. Amanda Gordon handles the real estate aspects of corporate transactions, including joint ventures and partnership dissolutions. Caroline Pearson's expertise lies in freehold and leasehold sales and acquisitions, and also landlord and tenant work. Zoe Romain, who made partner in 2019, is another key member of the team.
"Amanda Gordon handled the acquisitions of residential and operational premises for a local charity, acted for a major bank during the refinancing of a portfolio comprising mixed residential and commercial properties, and advised on the acquisition of an industrial site by the existing tenant and a pension fund."The Legal 500
"Actons’ property practice recently acted for a number of banks on the refinancing of an industrial site, and separately assisted several local developers on plot sales. Director Amanda Gordon regularly undertakes freehold and leasehold work."The Legal 500