Our Professional Services include the provision of advice on:

Sales, Lettings & Purchases

We have a proven track record of successfully marketing rural property for sale and to let throughout the region, through the implementation of thorough research and preparation prior to offering a property to the market, preparing quality marketing material and using our in-depth knowledge of the market to establish recommended guide prices.


We can provide RICS Red Book compliant valuations for various purposes including secured Lending, Divorce, Insurance, Tax Planning, Partnership Re-structuring, Stocktaking and Tenant Right Purposes.

Estate, Property & Land Management

Full Management or Consultancy Service for all types of property from mixed estates to single farms and dwellings including Strategic Management Advice, Rent Collection, Monitoring Tenant Covenants, Lettings, Repairs and Maintenance.

Dispersal Sales

Complete dispersals sales either on site or using our own sale ground or auction building for Agricultural Machinery, Commercial and Industrial Machinery, Plant and Chattels (including Fine Arts)

Basic Payment Scheme

Advising on farm grants and subsidies is a core component to our professional work.

Our team can provide comprehensive advice on how the Basic Payment Scheme will affect your business and assist you with the following:

  • Online registration
  • Annual claim submission
  • Rural Land Registry mapping and measuring
  • Entitlement transfers and trading
  • Greening compliance, including interaction with Stewardship Schemes
  • Cross Compliance (GAEC & SMRs) including NVZ record keeping
  • Dual Use and 'Land at your disposal' issues
  • RPA inspections
  • RPA disputes and penalties

Pipelines/Utilities & Compulsory Purchase

Compensation claims, legal advice, negotiation of easements and wayleaves.

AMC Lending & Finance

Dee Atkinson & Harrison are AMC agents providing support with applications for long and short term funding from the Agricultural Mortgage Corporation.

Expert Witness & Dispute Resolution

Litigation support through the preparation of Expert Witness reports, together with advice on Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

Landlord and Tenant Advice

Advice on the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 and the Agricultural Tenancies Act 1995, including Tenancy Agreements, Rent Reviews, Succession, Statutory Notices, Arbitration and Tribunal Hearings.

Planning and Diversification

Analysis of planning potential and support with the submission of planning applications and negotiating planning conditions.

Contract Farming & Joint Ventures

Identifying opportunities and joint venture partners, advice on structuring arrangements, preparation of legal agreements and management accounts.

Diversification of Project Appraisal

Preparation of Feasibility and Viability studies, advice on planning and design, grant applications, together with sales, lettings and management of the completed project.


Advice on the installation of apparatus, lease agreements including rents and sub-letting.

Forestry Management & Consultancy Advice

Management, Sale, Valuation and advice on Grant Aid.

Wind Farms and Renewable Energy

Support with site identification and acquisition, negotiation of options, lease terms and disturbance claims for operators, landowners and tenants

Environmental Schemes

Preparation of applications for Entry Level, Organic and Higher Level Stewardship Schemes, SSSI and other management agreements.

For more information and advice please contact a senior member of our rural team.

t: (01377) 253151
e: exchange@dee-atkinson-harrison.co.uk

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