North South Environmental Law, Resource management, Legal services - property development

By: North South Environmental Law  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Resource Management, Joint Venture, Environmental Law


Property Development  
Our directors have represented a diverse range of clients; some recent projects are outlined below.
NSEL's directors have a great deal of experience bringing large scale multi-zone property development projects to fruition. Examples of projects include:
The rezoning of the Rangitahi Peninsula in Raglan as a residential zone. NSEL act for the Raglan Land Company Limited, which is the sole landowner of the peninsula. NSEL succeeded in having the council withdraw a plan change which failed to provide for residential opportunities on the peninsula. NSEL has also successfully kept related appeals before the Environment Court on hold while a new plan for the land is promulgated.
The rezoning of Rotokauri in north Hamilton as a mixed residential, retail and industrial zone. NSEL act for Hamilton Joint Venture Limited, a major landowner. The firm successfully negotiated amendments to the district plan under appeal, assisted in obtaining approval for a large industrial subdivision consent, advised on appropriate level of development contributions and obtained a significant reduction in council's processing fees.

"NSEL are great strategic and commercial operators. They are cost effective, their advice is always correct and they have a fantastic ability to get parties from all sides working towards common solutions. They are very effective at avoiding unnecessary and costly litigation, but achieve results when matters need to proceed to court."David Peacocke, Director of Raglan Land Company"I am responsible for managing the Hamilton Joint Venture Project on behalf of a number of partners. NSEL's ability to work past potential areas of conflict with other parties and achieve commercially sound and cost effective outcomes has been instrumental in the Hamilton JV's ongoing instructions to the firm. I would have no hesitation in recommending NSEL for any type of development based Resource Management instruction."Andrew Duncan, CEO of Chalmers Properties Limited (CPL)
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