Intelligent Land is part of the consultancy team working on the outline planning application for the new ‘Garden City’ community of Welborne, near Fareham; one of the largest new developments in the UK. As both Development and lead Viability Consultants our role is to optimise, within a specific budget, the potential of the plan based on existing and required infrastructure.
This means we have been lead negotiators working on the viability and adoption of the plan with the council. We recognised practical and legal issues that needed to be resolved before the site could become viable. By identifying and acquiring additional key parcels of land, we were able to significantly enhance the development. Working with the land owners (for whom land development was originally a non-core activity) we have provided objective reassurance on the value of the land and the planned strategy, mediating when differences emerged. Additionally, we have worked in an advisory capacity on associated