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Residential development & new homes advice

Cluttons has an enviable track record of delivering expert advice throughout the residential development life cycle. We advise many of the UK’s largest housebuilders and leading developers across the Middle East, as well as independent developers and boutique operators. We support the delivery of development projects through specialist advice on the delivery and sale of new homes.

Our strength is our tenacity. We make sure all viable development options are explored to ensure our clients’ schemes work harder against the bottom line. 


Our residential development agency team has historic and long-lasting relationships with landowners, developers and local authorities. We also have our finger on the pulse when it comes to residential development opportunities and site availability. This means you will benefit from advisors with enviable track records, strong credibility and the ability to extract value from site acquisitions to maximise new homes potential.


We work in partnership with our developer clients to unlock the full potential of their sites.

  • Our development advisory team conduct viability studies to optimise the mix of units
  • Our affordable housing team, planning consultants and lease advisory team will ensure you have the right advice to manage affordable requirements, secure the most commercially attractive consent and address vacant possession implications
  • We analyse scheme viability through a range of scenarios on unit types, massing, configuration, pricing and mixed-use options


Our project management and development monitoring teams give straightforward advice based on an in depth understanding of the new homes construction and development process. Our uncompromising focus on detail, deadlines, supplier requirements, integrating programmes and risk management will ensure we achieve your residential development’s delivery parameters of quality, time and budget.


We deliver off-plan new home sales to both UK and international buyers. While we sell residential property across the globe, we are particularly well-established in the Middle East where we are market leaders and have been in the market for more than forty years.


We have the track record to achieve your sales targets - whether dealing with new home sales, international sales or block sales.

Our experienced UK and international sales teams will advise on the optimal unit-by-unit marketing strategy based on demand rates, availability and the average closing percentage within the market. Our strategy will incorporate response rates to marketing, anticipate how many leads we expect and recommend a detailed budget and timeframe.

  • Your residential properties will be sold through our in-house sales team, International sales network and UK branch network
  • We provide sales staff for on-site new home sales offices
  • Our branches can manage, let and re-sell houses and apartments post completion