Savills estate agents in Guildford

Our team offers comprehensive development advice throughout Surrey, Berkshire, North Hampshire, West Sussex and the M25. Our core activity is the sale, acquisition and valuation of development sites across all property sectors.

The team also uses its expertise to advise on a much wider range of issues facing landowners, developers and commercial operators. We work closely with colleagues in other residential and commercial departments in London and throughout the south east. Our comprehensive approach puts the Savills team at the leading edge of development services in South East England.

If you're looking for development advice, contact our expert team.


Our development services

Sales and acquisitions

We sell and acquire all types of development sites from the M4 motorway in the west to the M23 motorway in the east. Our innovative approach to sales and marketing is specifically designed to meet client goals and maximise the value of their property assets.


We advise land owners and developers on all aspects of the development process. Whether you are a land owner considering a site’s potential or a developer requiring input at any stage, we can provide local and sector specific expertise across all residential and commercial markets.

Development funding

We assist developers, land owners and financial backers in securing funding and joint venture agreements. Savills has a strong track record of identifying fresh funding partners for development projects.

Viability appraisals

Assessment of revenue and sales projections, construction costs, site-specific risks, competing sales and cash flow analysis to help you plan and implement commercially viable and environmentally sustainable schemes.

Valuation and expert witness

Our expert team of experienced chartered surveyors in the Home Counties offers clients a wide range of formal valuations for residential and mixed use commercial property. We also carry out expert witness work acting for both claimants and defendants where we are frequently instructed as single joint experts.

Residential development sales

Our dedicated residential development sales team works with many of the UK’s leading residential and mixed use developers in the marketing and sale of new homes, providing bespoke marketing services to house builders, developers and private clients. Savills markets an extensive portfolio of urban and rural new build developments, from village houses to city centre penthouses.


Savills has an extensive team of planning professionals including environmental, sustainability, urban design and community engagement experts. We are able to carry out all aspects of planning work, adding significant value to this important stage of the development process.


Savills Research provides advice and analysis to clients across the UK, with specialists in the commercial, residential and rural property sectors.