Commercial/Mixed-Use Regeneration

The team has extensive expertise in advising Acquiring Authority (AA’s) in promoting regeneration Compulsory Purchase Orders (CPOs) gained from decades of experience at expert level to junior level project exposure. The team’s experience spans the 90’s/00’s shopping centre boom, to the Olympics, to Hackney’s exemplar of Woodberry Down.

We advise a large number of local authorities and private promoters across the country including London Boroughs (over 10 separate Boroughs have been advised to date), Local Authorities nationwide, Housing Associations and developers. Our highly skilled team comprise of the following;

  • CPO strategy Experts Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
  • RICS registered valuers
  • Project managers
  • Development managers
  • Land referencers
  • Mapping technicians

Our network of offices means we serve all areas of the UK. Our unique expertise in all aspects of compulsory purchase allows Ardent to project manage land assembly and compulsory purchase projects in an efficient and cost effective manner. Ardent drives a regeneration CPO project all the way from initial resolution, through pre-CPO engagement and negotiation, onto its implementation stages and finally to taking possession of land and the settlement or determination of compensation.

Our multi-discipline expertise allows us to provide all of the necessary key deliverables in a manner which clients value. We have acted on some of the capital’s most high profile redevelopment projects, including the Woodberry Down residential redevelopment scheme in Hackney, one of Europe’s biggest single-site estate regeneration projects. Over a project timeline of 20 years, more than 5,500 new homes, community facilities and public spaces will be provided.


For more information on Commercial Regeneration, contact Colin Cottage on 07768 070255 or  colincottage@ardent-management.com