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Planning & Development

Achieving an appropriate planning consent is the key to releasing property value. Balfours know that gaining the correct planning permission without onerous conditions is fundamental to successful development. Our planning team has also worked for local authorities so we know from the inside how the system works; the appropriate courses of action and how to negotiate the best deal for our clients.


  • Identification of opportunities
  • Appraisal and feasibility studies
  • Technical drawings
  • Negotiations with local authority
  • Planning and listed building applications
  • Planning appeals
  • Conservation projects
  • Defence against enforcement action
  • Representations to secure land allocations
  • Joint ventures and options with developers
  • Project management
  • Local Development Framework Representations

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Building Design & Project Management

newtopBalfours understand buildings, the construction process, project management and surveys. The project management of building works is a complex web of regulations, tender processes, contractual agreements, management of concurrent contracts and, above all, cost efficiency.

We know how to make successful project management save our clients' money. Balfours know which contractors to use; we have a strong grasp of the tendering process and how to efficiently manage multiple sub contractors on a single site. We appreciate the complexities of construction design and management and recognise that it is crucial to deliver completed projects on time and within budget.

As for surveys, these can be tailored to suit any requirement from a simple Home Buyers Report to more complex and detailed structural surveys.


  • Building project management
  • Preparation of plans and architectural designs
  • Planning and building regulation applications
  • Health and Safety / Construction Design Management Regulations
  • Building contract and supervision
  • Tendering
  • Specification of works and estimating
  • Planned maintenance contracts
  • Grants
  • RICS Home Buyers survey and valuation
  • Building surveys
  • Formal valuation report
  • Mortgage valuation report
  • Buildings insurance valuation
  • Party wall/boundary advice

At any one time we are involved with over 100 building projects ranging from £250,000 to £20m.

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It should be no surprise that Balfours is Shropshire's largest residential lettings agent: We know how to position a property on the market.

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Development sales are driven by detail. We collect as much knowledge of the site as we can and present it clearly to the potential buyers.

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From paddocks to country estates, through commercial and residential farms our knowledge of the market and strong marketing help drive sales and purchases.

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From charming cottages and town houses to country homes and estates, we offer a wealth of knowledge and experience to help you sell your house on the right terms for yourselves.

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