The firm will advise on two of the first key developements, based in the North East and Midlands

Developer Keepmoat Homes has engaged top 100 UK law firm, Ward Hadaway, to advise on two of the first key developments as part of the government’s First Homes scheme.

Two developments were selected by Homes England to trial the scheme at Keepmoat sites in County Durham and Shirebrook, Midlands.

Sophie Bohill, a partner in Ward Hadaway’s Built Environment team, said: “We are delighted to be working with Keepmoat Homes in their partnership with Homes England and local authorities to deliver this brand new tenure of social housing to the property market”.

Homes will be offered for sale at a discount of at least 30 per cent on a new...

Suzanne Townley
News Editor
Solicitors Journal

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