Development Management

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Unlocking maximum land value through expert development management

You can create significant value from land or property by funding development and taking on risk, leaving you more in control of your legacy and with a bigger share of the upside. We’ll mitigate risks, maximise returns and chart an irreversible course. 

Sitting between you and the development team, we’ll drive things forward, coordinate and inform the big decisions by taking responsibility and bringing together a team of specialist consultants to achieve the optimum result.


Development Consultancy

Specialist advice to overcome the challenges thrown up by the development process

Mixed Use Development

Reimagining cities through sustainable, cutting-edge developments

Residential Development

Unlock the value of your land with our local knowledge and regional perspective

Rural Land Diversification

Our specialists breathe life and value into rural places and spaces.

Strategic Land

We navigate the maze of land promotion, crafting tailored strategies that maximise returns.

It's in the numbers


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Meet our trusted experts

John Tweddle

John Tweddle

Partner, Investment and Property Management

In his 52 years with Bidwells John’s influence has helped shape our culture and guide our clients’ most successful projects.

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Rob Leadbetter

Robert Leadbetter

Partner, Investment and Property Management, Commercial

Ranging from large scale ground-up development projects to bond-like income producing properties - Robert has a broad experience.

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James Abraham

Partner, Project Management

Over the course of his career, James has procured over £5bn of construction work.  Every scheme has been delivered without fail. That’s some track record.

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Buildings 1 & 2, Cambridge Science Park

This landmark £200m joint venture with China’s largest science park owner-operator, TusPark, has created 380,000 sq ft of research space and the park’s first bio-incubator, providing the catalyst for the next phase of research and discovery at the 50-year-old science park.

Building 1 and 2, TusPark, CSP 16

Dunsfold Park

Steeped in the history of aviation and motorsport, the pioneering spirit of the Dunsfold Aerodrome site lives on in this highly sustainable new development comprising 270,000 sq ft (25,000 sq m) of employment space and garden village of up to 2,600-homes, known as Dunsfold Park.

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Howbery Park

HR Wallingford was originally a government agency created for hydraulic research and privatised in the 80s, but remains situated on its own 70-acre park on the edge of Wallingford, bounded by the River Thames.

Howbery Park

Overstone Leys, Northampton

Following the acquisition of land on behalf of our clients, we worked with the promoter to obtain planning permission and then sell the consented site for maximum return.

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