Commercial property transactions toolkit (EHS issues)—contract phase
Produced in partnership with ELM Law
Commercial property transactions toolkit (EHS issues)—contract phase

The following Environment guidance note Produced in partnership with ELM Law provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Commercial property transactions toolkit (EHS issues)—contract phase
  • Timing
  • Key tasks for lawyers during the phase

The sale contract is usually drafted by the seller’s solicitors and may have been provided as early as the heads of terms stage.

The seller and buyer’s lawyers will negotiate the sale contract provisions, subject to the findings of the searches and enquiries.

Timing

The timing of this phase will be dictated by various factors, such as the deadlines set out in the heads of terms, the size and complexit