Architectural and Planning Consultants Maximising Your Property Potential through Flat Conversion

At Homz, we have an excellent understanding of planning policy and extensive experience across a broad range of Change of Use Planning Applications and Licences all throughout the UK.

We specialise in planning and design consultancy services tailored to converting house into flats. Over the years, we’ve assisted numerous landlords in capitalising on the thriving UK property market by successfully converting their houses into multiple flats, thereby substantially increasing their wealth.

Unlocking Your Property’s Potential: Guidance from Start to Finish (2024 Edit)

Our Senior Chartered Town Planners and Architects offer success-proven planning and design services for Flat Conversion planning applications.

Change of Use applications are subject to specific planning regulations and guidelines in the UK. The government has established different use classes that define the permitted uses of properties. It is essential to comprehend these use classes and how they impact change of use applications.

If you’re keen on unlocking your property’s full potential, our team can collaborate with you to design a flat conversion strategy that maximizes the number of units, enhances property value, and boosts rental income. From securing planning permission and navigating building regulations to overseeing contractor selection and construction supervision, we provide comprehensive support throughout every phase of the conversion of your house to flat application.

Depending on what you are planning to do, in addition to looking great, your project may also require some kind of planning permission. The good news is that at Homz we have expert planning consultants and architects making sure that your project meets all of the necessary planning criteria to ensure planning consent.

Our Town Planners are here to provide you with Pre-Planning Advice on whether you need planning permission or not. Feel free to Contact Us with your enquiries and our expert team will get in touch with a FREE No Obligation Chat regarding your project.

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Our Success Proven Process Towards to Getting Planning Consent for the Conversion to Flats

1. Planning Appraisal

Every client would like to know if their application would be successful before spending their budget on planning application. Our chartered planners will review your project, examine the relevant planning policies, and analyse the relevant planning history to provide you with a Pre-Planning Advice. You can easily book your call with one of our chartered planners on the same day! Following your call, your planner will conduct the Planning Appraisal Report which will include all the answers in only 2 working days.

2. Application Preparation and Submission

Making a planning application might be risky, and it becomes riskier the less you’re prepared for it. Preparing a comprehensive application that includes relevant forms, supporting documents, and plans, ensuring compliance with local authority guidelines. Our Change of Use architects and town planners will provide you with drawings and supporting statements with correct technical information, which are prerequisites to getting permission.

3. Our Team Will Manage Your Application

While each Flat Conversion project presents unique challenges, with careful planning, research, and professional guidance, property owners can get the most profit from their projects. Our Chartered Town Planning Consultants at Homz have full knowledge of the ever-changing planning policies that any project will be subject to. So, their help could be indispensable — especially if your project is in a designated area which carries restrictions such as a Conservation Area or AONB.

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Architectural Design Services From Only £600

As Homz UK we pride ourselves with our budget-friendly packages with 40-50 % lower fees compared to our competitors. We also offer Price Match Guarantee if you would like to send through any other quotations you have received we will be happy to match any like for like.

Things To Know About Conversion from House to Flat Application Process in the UK

Our Change of Use Planners are here to provide you Pre-Planning Advice on whether you need a planning permission or not. Feel free to Contact Us with your enquiries and our expert team will get in touch with a FREE No Obligation Chat regarding your project.

Streamlining Planning Permission: Expert Strategies for Flat Conversions

Converting a house into flats may initially seem daunting, but with our expertise and dedication, we’ll guide you through the entire process—from inception to completion. As specialists in house-to-flat conversions, we’ll assess your property’s suitability for subdivision, evaluate its development potential, and provide insights into budget and timeline considerations.

Designing Your Ideal Flat Conversion: Tailored Solutions for Maximum Returns

Our design concepts prioritise space optimisation, creating bright and spacious flats that appeal to prospective tenants or buyers. By aligning our design recommendations with your financial goals, we aim to maximise returns on your investment while ensuring the overall success of your development.

Before you negotiate a lease or buy a property, it may be advisable to consider whether you need to obtain planning permission for your intended use and, if so, your chances of getting planning approval for it. We have a great service for this, our qualified Town Planners offer professional Pre-Planning Advice.

Managing Your Conversion Project: Ensuring Efficiency and Quality

Once planning permission is secured, we’ll oversee the technical design, building regulations compliance, and construction phases of your project. Drawing on our extensive experience working with builders, we’ve developed streamlined processes to minimize complications and ensure cost-effective construction. With our hands-on approach to construction inspection, we’ll help you navigate challenges and complete your flat conversion project on time and within budget.

In conclusion, converting houses into flats presents lucrative opportunities for property investors, and our team is committed to guiding you through every step of the process. Whether you’re seeking planning permission, conceptualizing design layouts, or managing construction, we’re here to ensure the success of your flat conversion project.

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We’re working all over the UK with local planning consultants. With over 2000 projects submitted throughout the UK; Homz are a nationwide planning and design consultancy.

Case Study 01: Planning Permission for Change of Use From Single Dwellinghouse to Change Of Use 3 Bedroom House lnto 2 Flats – London Borough of Enfield

The client instructed Homz to provide Planning Consultancy on their property for a Change of Use 3 Bedroom House lnto 2 Flats in London Borough of Enfield. Initially one of our Senior Town Planner has conducted a research within the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) to understand local policies, property planning background, and as to whether the local planning authority is applying any constraints on the property.

The proposed flats will provide a suitable standard of residential accommodation with acceptable internal space and layout and good natural light and outlook and parking provision.  This does not result in the loss of a family dwelling and impact upon the provision of existing family dwellings in the area.

The adopted policies encourage the maintenance and enhancement of existing housing stock. However, proposals must also be assessed in relation to material considerations such as impact on the character of the surrounding area and impact on the neighbours’ amenity. 

After the planning appraisal, our Architects and Town Planners prepared the supporting documents Architectural Plans, and Planning Statements. Please see the plans of this project in our Portfolio. Our team has successfully submitted and managed the planning application with the council. Following the waiting period of the decision, Homz has scored another successful Approval for this planning application on behalf of our client.

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