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If you are involved in property as an investor, an agent, a sourcer or architect

(to name just a few), then these books are for you!


If you want to know how to get planning gain out of a site, then these books are for you!


Each a practical short soundbite into the planning system. Designed to be read together but you can dip in and out of them depending on your property needs or strategy at the time.


Ever wondered what it takes to change the use of a building without applying for planning permission?  What is Prior Approval? Or what are the key steps to gaining planning permission?


These books are for you!



Whether your property strategy is buy- to lets, HMOS’s, serviced accommodation, commercial conversions or new build; having a foundation and an understanding of the planning system will help you make the best of opportunities when they are presented to you.


This concise 25 page book gets to the details that matter, with:

  • top tips to gaining planning permission

  • a myth buster,and

  • planning jargon sections


All to help you devise the right strategy , answer those burning questions, speak to planning officers or agents confidently and help you understand the language!



The second book in the series provides a compact 25-page soundbite to steps into planning gain success!


How do you increase the value of land or buildings without putting a spade in the ground?


What is the planning application process, how to apply, what do you need to submit, why is ecology important, and who makes the decisions?


You need this if you are involved in property and want to take the next step by significantly increasing the value of your property or lands using the planning application process.



How do you change the use of a building legally without applying for planning permission?


This practical 21-page property and planning book summaries the various opportunities there are, using permitted development rights for both residential properties and commercial buildings.


You need this is you are involved in buying residential or commercial property!


If you are viewing agents details or direct to vendor opportunities - this book will help you understand how can you extend a building or what can you change a building to add value!

(Free P & P for a limited period.)


The information provided by Bramhall Town Planning within the Planning Insights series and within the Bramhall Town Planning website, is for the reader’s general purposes only and merely provides an overview regarding the English planning system in general. No representations have been made within these books nor advice given. Notwithstanding this, any representations or advice which has been provided should not be wholly relied upon.

The information within these books and the Bramhall Town Planning website does not take into account your specific circumstances and should not be acted upon without a full understanding of your current situation and your goals and objectives by an appropriately qualified planning advisor. In doing so you risk committing to a course of action which may not be suitable for your situation.

For the avoidance of doubt, the information within these books and the Bramhall Town Planning website does not constitute legal or other professional advice and must not be relied upon as such.


Whilst we endeavour to ensure the information is correct at the time of printing, we make no representations or warranties of any kind about the completeness, accuracy, or suitability of such information.


Use of the information contained within the Planning Insights series and the Bramhall Town Planning website is therefore strictly at the readers own risk, in no event will Bramhall Town Planning Ltd be liable for any loss or damage that may arise out of use of the information within the Planning Insights series.

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