News & Events

More Farmers to Benefit from Hedgerows and Boundaries Grant

10th February 2017
Environmental Services

H&H Land and Property have welcomed the announcement this week by Natural England that the Hedgerows & Boundaries Grant (HBG) is to be re-launched.  “Following a change in the eligibility rules, this now means that the grant will be available to more farmers than ever before,” explains David Morley, Head […]


Prime Lifestyle Property with Established Business in Idyllic Setting

9th February 2017
General

Michael C L Hodgson sister company of H&H Land and Property has just launched to market, Grove farm, which is an outstanding property and includes an established business. For those looking for a complete lifestyle change, the property consists of a Lake District farmhouse, four 4 star holiday cottages and a […]


Housing White Paper

7th February 2017
Planning

The Government published its long awaited Housing White Paper this week. Neil Henderson, Head of Planning at H&H Land and Property summarises its contents and examines whether the white paper will deliver what its ambitious title – Fixing our Broken Housing Market – promises. The White Paper acknowledges the need […]


Rare Opportunity to Acquire North East Farmhouse in Prime Location

6th February 2017
General

We announce the sale of Bearpark Hall Farmhouse, providing a rare opportunity to acquire a spacious property with 2 acres of good quality grazing land.  The property is situated in a prime location, in open countryside at Crossgate Moor, just two miles outside of the Cathedral City of Durham. Bearpark […]


National Grid – North West Coast Connections Project

3rd January 2017
Land Agency

Landowners and occupiers who may be affected by the North West Coast Connections Project have until 5 pm on Friday 6th January 2017 to raise their concerns, before the statutory consultation period ends. The project, which is being delivered by National Grid, will see 23.4km (14.5 miles) of new line […]


Appointed To Lead Farm Business Team

3rd January 2017
Farm Business Advice

Consultant who Combines Hands-On Experience with Academic Expertise Takes up the Reins to Support Farmers into the Future. H&H Land and Property has today announced the appointment of Nick Prince as Senior Farm Business Management Consultant. In taking up this key position in January 2017, Nick will be leading the […]


Inheritance Tax Eases

3rd January 2017
General

H&H Land and Property have welcomed a new measure announced by the Government, which will be introduced in April 2017, and will increase the Nil Rate Band Threshold payable on death. This is a prime opportunity to avoid paying Inheritance Tax (IHT) at the current punishing rate of 40%.  This […]


It’s all in the Planning when it comes to Agricultural Worker’s Dwellings

1st January 2017
Planning

In recent times, H&H Land and Property have recognised subtle changes in planning policy with regard to the need to provide homes on farming enterprises.  Many years ago, as long as the applicant was a farmer then the prospects of gaining planning permission for a house or a retirement bungalow […]


Accessing Our Countryside

20th December 2016
General

H&H Land and Property address how to Protect Landowners and Users of Paths. As the number of people living and working in the countryside continues to rise, it is increasingly important that we protect our landowners, and users of paths.  One of the areas in the UK, which continues to […]


Are You Optimising Your Property Rental Income

20th December 2016
General

H&H Land and Property has welcomed the findings of a new survey recently carried out by the insurance firm Endsleigh.  The results now show that by employing the services of a letting agent, landlords could save a significant amount of money each year, with the estimated savings amounting to as […]