DWD is a leading property and planning consultancy
For over 35 years DWD has provided specialist property and planning consultancy to a diverse and impressive range of clients, including occupiers, landowners, developers and infrastructure providers.
DWD has been a leading property and planning consultancy for over 35 years. We provide specialist property and planning consultancy to clients who enjoy the highest quality support and advice across the property, development and infrastructure spectrum. Our clients include international retailers, utility providers, national house builders, commercial developers, small businesses and individuals. Our people are skilled at achieving clients' objectives, timescales and financial targets and clients appreciate the significant added value that we create. We are happy to lead on assignments or work as part of a project team and enjoy interacting with design, technical and financial professionals.
Our property team’s expertise is deployed in the fields of lease advisory, business rates, acquisition, disposal and valuation across all property sectors.
Our planning team's capabilities encompass urban development, greenfield and strategic land, large-scale energy and other infrastructure projects.
Today the government has announced a delay to the next business rates revaluation. The planned April 2021 revaluation has been deferred until 1 April 2023. The new 2023 List rateable values will be based on 1 April 2021 rental valuations. There will be two immediate impacts. Firstly, business will continue to pay tax based on