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Portrait of Lucy Norton
Areas of expertise: Housing


Lucy is a case manager in the Basingstoke housing team. She joined the firm in 2018.

She specialises in dealing with new-build sales and after-sales matters for registered providers including re-sales, staircasings and informal lease extensions. She also assists with a wide range of asset management matters including carrying out and reviewing searches, assisting with due diligence and liaising with clients and other solicitors.

Recent work highlights

  • Acting on behalf of a housing association on a multi tenure development of 126 units, consisting of both shared ownership and outright sales.
  • Involved in the voluntary Right to Buy pilot in the Midlands, including the security aspects of a £110 million loan from an industry leading bank.
  • Acting on behalf of a housing association on their rolling auction disposal scheme generating a revenue of over £30 million per annum.

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