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Buying and selling commercial real estate is likely to be one of the most significant steps your company will take. When purchasing, you need to be sure the property is fit for purpose, while sellers will want to secure the best deal. Our commercial real estate team offers personalised support and commercially-minded advice to help you achieve your goals.

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Tailored Legal Advice

Thursfields’ commercial real estate team has extensive experience with the sale and purchase of business premises, dealing with everything from retail shops, offices and industrial units, to care homes, hotels and development land. In addition to guiding you through the process, we can deal with a wide range of associated matters including:

  • Option Agreements and Pre-emption Agreements
  • Conditional Contracts
  • Overage Agreements
  • Buying and selling at auction
  • Section 106 Agreements and other planning obligations
  • Back-to-back sales
  • Secured Lending
  • Specialist advice for pension schemes (SIPPs and SSASs)

Whatever you’re looking to achieve, we’re the commercial real estate team you can depend on to deliver.

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Commercial Property Sales & Purchases

Commercial property transactions vary widely in value and complexity, whilst the needs, interests, and requirements of the client can also differ greatly. Whether you are an experienced property investor, a large corporate occupier, or a small business owner, we will get to know you and your business so that we can fully understand your requirements. We tailor our service to suit your needs, and to ensure that the process runs as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible.

We work closely with other professionals where necessary, and have developed strong relationships with a number of accountants, surveyors, lenders, and financial advisers which can help to ensure that your transaction proceeds smoothly. 

Whether you are buying or selling commercial real estate, we can guide you to achieve your required result.

Meet Our

Commercial Real Estate Team

If you’re looking for tailored advice on the sale and purchase of business premises, our commercial real estate solicitors are here to help.

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Tony Gibb

Director & Head of Commercial Real Estate

The head of Thursfields’ commercial real estate team, Tony represents the interests of a wide range of clients. He specialises in areas such as the purchase, sale, and letting of commercial property, to refinancing options such as bridging loans and promotion agreements for strategic land.

A pragmatic and forward-thinking solicitor, Tony always approaches his work with a commercially-focused attitude that clients find invaluable. He is particularly interested in the motor industry and regularly acts for both franchisees and independent traders.


Want to know more about how we can assist with the sale and purchase of business premises? Contact us today.

How Thursfields Helps with

Buying and Selling Commercial Real Estate

Thursfields provides a bespoke service designed to meet your unique requirements. For buyers, we look at everything from reviewing the seller’s title and contract negotiations, to submitting Stamp Duty Land Tax returns and registrations with Companies House. For sellers, our work includes help with your replies to Commercial Property Standard Enquiries (CPSEs) and any enquiries received, to corresponding with your lender to redeem any mortgages on the property.

When it comes to the purchase and sale of commercial properties, you need to work with a law firm that has experience with all types of transactions and property. We’ve acted on transactions of all types and sizes, from large development sites to owner-occupied buildings and everything in between. Based in the West Midlands, we serve buyers, sellers, and investors nationwide.

We’re a commercial real estate law firm built around you, we’ll gain an in-depth understanding of your individual circumstances and requirements, before recommending what we believe is the most efficient strategy for you.

Support for a Range of Sectors

From agricultural land and leisure facilities, to retail premises and manufacturing units, the industry you work in can have an impact on your transaction when buying or selling commercial property. Our team has specialist experience in a wide range of sectors, so we can tailor our advice to suit your needs.

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To find out more about how our commercial real estate lawyers can help with the sale and purchase of business premises, get in touch today.