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Agricultural Sales

Agricultural auctions include on- and off-farm live and deadstock sales, collective sales of machinery, and livestock sales. We also offer advice on herd books, the requirements of principal breed societies and the analysis of milk and performance records.

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Chattels and Fine Art Auctions

Several member firms have busy salerooms and can advise on both the acquisition and sale of fine antiques and chattels. Experienced valuers will also advise on the administration of estates and provide verbal and full reports following on- or off-site inspections.

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Commercial Agency and Surveying

Dedicated offices provide commercial property expertise covering the office, retail, industrial and leisure sectors. Services include: sales, lettings, valuation, investment, acquisitions; management; rent reviews; lease renewals; development appraisals; planning advice; auctions.

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Land use appraisals; access management strategies; economic feasibility studies; developing capital and revenue funding solutions; securing UK and European grants; funding landscaping and amenity woodland; design and management; conservation; property audits and bench marking.

Mayfair Conveyancing


The Live Organisation chooses from a national panel of over 300 carefully selected solicitors’ firms. The conveyancing process, on line 24 hours, is expertly monitored to ensure a smooth and cost effective property transaction that keeps clients fully informed every step of the way.

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Advice to farm and estate clients; investment advice to commercial forestry owners; advice on harvesting and marketing of timber and the implementation of a wide range of grant schemes aimed at both commercial forestry and amenity/conservation.

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Holiday Rentals

A number of Mayfair Office member firms, especially in exceptional rural and coastal locations, handle short-term holiday rentals. Each specialist office with dedicated and experienced staff offers a fine choice of houses, cottages and flats in popular holiday locations.

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Investment Properties and Second Homes

The buy-to-let market has mushroomed over the past decade. Although the recession has affected this market, residential property continues to be a very fine investment opportunity. From lettable holiday homes to multiple urban investments, Mayfair Office members can help.

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Mobility Friendly Homes

Anyone looking for a home where easy access and adapted facilities are important will find the expertise provided by Mobility Friendly Homes invaluable. This is a knowledgeable and understanding service specifically created for those with physical or sensory impairment.

Mayfair Private Finance


Many Mayfair office member firms have their own strong relationships with mortgage lenders and financial advisors.
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New Homes, Land and Development

Dedicated new home sales; valuation and market appraisals; land feasibility; new homes marketing; planning and design; land disposals and site assembly; planning applications; appeals; local and structure plan reviews; S106 agreements; enabling development; option agreements.

 Mayfair Expert AdvicePipeline and Utilities

Wayleaves and compensation for pipelines and cables; feasibility studies and route planning; land referencing; negotiating consents, public enquiry and compulsory rights, access rights and land purchase; compensation negotiation; land drainage; expert personnel for construction projects.

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Private Treaty Sales and Public Auctions

Selling residential property well demands dedication, skill, talent, patience, tact, honesty and diplomacy. Mayfair Office member firms provide all these attributes together with expert local knowledge and long experience, to make them first choice for sellers and buyers.

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Renewable Energies

With the impact of climate change on the environment there are many challenges and opportunities. Member firms have amassed expertise in windfarms; hydro schemes; design; microgeneration; carbon sequestration; biomass and the European Emissions Trading Scheme.

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Residential Building Surveying

Building surveys including the RICS Homebuyer Survey and Valuation (HSV), schedules of dilapidation; mortgage valuations; party wall matters; structural investigation; project management; building conservation/restoration; development monitoring; insurance claims.

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Residential Lettings

Mayfair Office member firms that specialise in residential lettings offer enormous attention to detail, knowledge of the law, and a deep understanding of the needs of landlords and tenants. This helps makes them first choice for those letting or renting residential property.

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Rural Agency

Land valuations, landlord and tenant issues, estate and rural land management, planning and compensation claims; strategic reviews; rent reviews; arbitrations; lettings; rural business space; tax planning; leisure and tourism; conservation and environment; woodlands; grants.

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Sporting Rights and Lettings

Member firms offer some of the finest shooting, salmon and trout fishing and stalking opportunities, together with an attractive selection of lodges and houses. We can advise on management and development of in-hand and let shooting, fishing and stalking and coursing rights.

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Areas of expertise include new sites; lease renewals; site upgrades; arbitration and expert witness; valuation; sale and acquisition; portfolio management; multi-site protocol; telecom policy statements, planning; site promotion; development relocation.