I’m a partner in the real estate team dealing with all aspects of commercial property, with a particular interest in development.
I have over 30 years’ experience in real estate, so there isn’t much that I haven’t dealt with.
Within the development sector I have a particular interest in affordable housing.
Areas of expertise:
- Acquisitions and disposals
- Development/collaboration agreements
- Secured lending
- Forward funding arrangements
- Commercial lettings
- Property asset management
- Building Safety Act 2022
Qualifications and memberships
- Qualified in October 1988
- Chartered Institute of Housing
Acting for a serviced offices/flexible working provider in site acquisitions, preparing standard site documents and asset management matters across the portfolio.
Advising a local authority in connection with the disposal of a development site to a national housebuilder including use of building lease structure and overage.
Dealing with the phased acquisition of 228 freehold and leasehold affordable housing dwellings via a development agreement.
We have worked with Cripps for over 15 years and they continue to go from strength to strength adding and training some great talent to the company. An increasing variety of service along with strength in depth and value for money are the key reasons. We have stayed a customer.
It is a pleasure dealing with Sarah Ferguson from Cripps Property team, not only is she knowledgeable and an Expert in her area of expertise, but she is also mindful of cost effective solutions in still a challenging market for us.
‘We have used Cripps and, in particular Sarah Ferguson, for the last 4 years, and are very happy with the service we receive. Cripps are a customer focused firm of solicitors they are quick, efficient and have the resources available to meet deadlines. Cripps are our first port of call for legal.
Graham Morris – MD of Greymoor Homes’