Contact your local Civil and Commercial mediator

Whether it involves your home or a commercial property, property disputes can be time-consuming and costly.

Mediation offers a way that allows both you and the other side to find a solution that you can each agree.

It takes away the need for legal action and the costs that go with it.

Courts are increasingly suggesting the use of mediation as a way of resolving issues for property disputes

Why Mediation for Property Disputes?

When it comes to resolving issues about property, mediation can help. Mediation is about all parties finding a solution that they can agree on. It avoids the need for litigation. For property mediation to work, everyone has to agree to the process. It offers a variety of benefits, such as.

  • Faster resolution
  • Lower costs
  • Solution that both parties agree
  • Allows both parties to retain control
  • It’s non-binding
  • Avoids precedent
  • High success rate
  • Choice of mediator

Successful mediation means that everyone comes away happy.

Types of issues

It is not just disputes between neighbours, where property mediation might help. Mediation can help find a solution to a wide range of issues without the need for legal action. The sort of issues that property mediation can help apply equally to both commercial and domestic properties. Property mediation can involve issues like:
  • Neighbour disputes
  • Negotiating leases
  • Boundary issues
  • Property development
  • Planning

If you are looking to resolve a property dispute without the need to go to court, then mediation is the best way forward. Courts are recommending that parties involved should try mediation before the need for costly litigation.