Guernsey real estate

  • Experienced team – fantastic local market knowledge – second to none in the commercial arena, with a good mix of skills and disciplines. Connected to the marketplace and individuals/firms that operate in the same.
    Legal 500 (UK) 2024
  • Professional but caring firm, very personable, and the knowledge and experience of their property department in particular is second to none.
    Legal 500 (UK) 2024
  • Professional but caring firm, very personable, and the knowledge and experience of their property department in particular is second to none.
    Client feedback
  • Collas Crill has an excellent knowledge of the Guernsey property market, they are the only property lawyers that we use in Guernsey.
    Legal 500 (UK) 2024
  • Very approachable, friendly staff with a can-do attitude.
    Legal 500 (UK) 2024

Whatever your property goals, you want personalised advice that is right for you.

We take the time to get to know you and offer discreet, practical advice that’s tailored to your needs. Our friendly, experienced team is one of the largest on the island and can help you with a range of property services, whether you're relocating to the Channel Islands, moving house on island, planning to develop your property or seeking other residential or commercial property advice.

With market-leading expertise in all forms of property law including residential, commercial and planning, we aim to go above and beyond expectations to provide clients with the best possible service. Click here to see the full list of Guernsey estate agents that we work with. 

Contact us to find out how we can help you.

For Guernsey conveyancing quotes, please email the team or telephone +44 (0) 1481 734295. 

Duty calculator

Standard
Non-principal private residence
 
Start
End
Rate of Duty
Duty at this Rate
Tier 1
£0.00
£250,000.00
2.25%
£0.00
Tier 2
£250,000.01
£400,000.00
3.5%
£0.00
Tier 3
£400,000.01
£750,000.00
4%
£0.00
Tier 4
£750,000.01
£1,000,000.00
4.25%
£0.00
Tier 5
£1,000,000.01
£2,000,000.00
4.5%
£0.00
Tier 6
£2,000,000.01
5.5%
£0.00
Stamp duty
7.5%
£0.00

The above information is provided for indicative purposes only and in order to procure a definitive quote you should contact your lawyer setting out the relevant circumstances.
The firm accepts no responsibility for the information provided.

Services
Commercial real estate
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Our commercial property team includes some of the most highly regarded offshore commercial property lawyers. We are recognised and cited for our experience, commercial approach, exceptional service standards and ability to deliver in a fast and efficient manner. Across Guernsey, Jersey and the Cayman Islands we have been involved in many of the most significant commercial property transactions of the last decade. We handle all aspects of commercial freehold and leasehold real estate, acting for both landlord and tenant, buyer and seller. We have the experience to guide you through every stage of a transaction with absolute confidence.

Construction and development
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We act for a number of well-known and well-respected local development companies and can assist with all aspects of a development project, including site acquisition, finance, planning and constructions advice, though to estate schedule drafting and eventual sales. Our team also regularly advises on construction law documents and contracts.

Leisure and retail
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We have acted for numerous business owners, developers and investors in the leisure and retail market, including freehold acquisitions and disposals, financing and leasehold and commercial aspects. We regularly act for many funds, hoteliers, and retail landlords and tenants, including many nationally and internationally recognised businesses.

Personal relocation
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When considering a move offshore, it's essential to seek advice from experienced advisers who know the market inside out. Our property teams regularly help newcomers to the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey in acquiring new homes and/or business premises and guiding them through the relocation process. We act for many high-net-worth individuals and high-value residents.

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Real estate disputes
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Our experienced team represent clients in a range of private, contractual and commercial real estate disputes. 

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Residential real estate
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Property law can be a complex, daunting and emotional experience for many individual buyers and sellers. Feeling an emotional tie to your new or prospective property, your 'home', is inevitable. When buying or selling property you need a strong, dependable team that knows the market inside and out. We offer top quality advice and successfully anticipate the unique challenges and opportunities you are likely to face. We believe that communication and responsiveness is the key to a stress-free experience which is why we're always on hand to listen, offer assistance and pick up the phone to keep you informed at every stage of a transaction.

10 Jan 2024

2023 Guernsey property market review

It is no secret that the island has seen some exceptional activity in its property market over recent years (as has been the case across the globe). Against a climate of higher interest rates and tighter lending, 2023 represented a consolidation and 'ret...

26 Jul 2023

Collas Crill advise GFA acquisition

Collas Crill's Guernsey Property team has assisted in the acquisition of a site in Victoria Avenue, which will be the new home for the Guernsey Football Association (GFA). The new £10m development will include a floodlit 3G pitch with 400 seats and cover...

24 Mar 2023

Developing your home in Guernsey

This article was first published in Swoffers Open Market magazine - Spring 2023 Lifestyle edition The island of Guernsey has a dramatic coastline and expansive sea views, an historic, picturesque town and harbour regularly rated amongst the best ports of...

1 Jan 2021

Guernsey estate agents

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