View our extensive range of rural services from Northern Rural
Property Sales & Lettings
Northern Rural specialise in the sale and letting of rural properties throughout the North East & Cumbria. All types of properties are handled, from barns requiring restoration to land, cottages, country homes and commercial farms.
Valuations & Surveys
Northern Rural have fully qualified RICS Registered Valuers who can undertake valuations for all purposes including Redbook reports. Valuations for tax computation, insurance, security and expert witness reports for dispute resolution can all be carried out by the firm.
Basic Payment Scheme
Northern Rural provide farmers and land owners with advice on all matters relating to the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) including cross compliance, land and mapping and other Rural Payments Agency issues as well as being happy to complete BPS applications and help with record keeping requirements.
Landlord & Tenant
Staff at Northern Rural specialise in the preparation of Farm Business Tenancies, Contract Farming Agreements, Profit of Pasturage (Grazing), and Farm Business Appraisals as well as providing advice on matters relating to Agricultural Holding Act Tenancies.
Catering for the residential market Northern Rural are able to prepare and manage Assured Short-Hold Tenancies and advise on issues relating to Rent Act Tenancies.
Countryside Stewardship & Rural Grants
Staff at Northern Rural specialise in providing a full range of services to access, apply for and manage Countryside Stewardship and Rural Grants. We also provide advice on existing schemes, negotiation changes to agreement, managing prescriptions and submission of annual and capital claims
Advice on rural planning matters from permitted development to submitting full planning applications. Northern Rural are here to help maximise the valuer of your property.
Farm Dispersal Sales
In addition to the sale of rural properties Northern Rural are able to provide the complete package by conducting the on farm dispersal sale of both live and deadstock.
Please contact us to confidentially discuss our competitive commission rates should you be considering a farm sale.
Compulsory Purchase & Compensation
If your farm (owner-occupied or tenanted) is likely to be effected by a road widening, pipeline, electric poles or pylons Northern Rural will be able to look after your interests to ensure you suffer the least inconvenience and are suitably compensated as well as ensuring your land is left in the best possible condition following the completion of works. Northern Rural can also help you negotiate the best positioning and rent for a Telecommunications site, should you be approached by a network provider.
In all of these circumstances Northern Rural fees are met by the Utility or Telecom Company. This is therefore a professional service with no cost to the farmer or landowner.