Mark is based in our Leeds office and heads the Developers and Investors team in the Real Estate Group which operates nationally. He specialises in development work for both the public and private sectors. His works spans the country and he is highly experienced in land assembly involving conditional agreements, co-operation/collaboration agreements, options, pre-emptions, development agreements, promotion agreements (including those incorporating options), the documentation of overage whether in standalone deeds or land transfers.
Mark specialises in strategic land assembly for large mixed-use development sites for the creation of new towns with community and associated infrastructure with commercial space. His development experience includes the development and disposal of office and retail parks, rail freight facilities and motor trade premises.
Mark is also qualified as a solicitor to practice in Hong Kong where he worked for six years.
“The highly experienced Mark Owen has a very flexible approach and is able to enter meetings and set the agenda. Clients also say that due to his excellent knowledge base he gives confidence all round and gets deals done.”
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