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David Morris


The Residential Planning System & Land Promotion Explained

It is never too early to start thinking about whether your land has development potential and putting together a strategy.

Your land is an important asset. Whether you have surplus farm land, a country estate, large garden, grazing paddocks or defunct rural business land.

Gaining planning permission is an expensive and time consuming business with no guarantee of success.

Find out how to maximise the return from your land.

About David Morris

David Morris is Planning Director of Catesby Estates plc, a specialist strategic land promotion and infrastructure business, focusing on the delivery of residential planning consents on predominately greenfield sites, and ultimately the onward sale to housebuilders.
David joined Catesby Estates in January 2013 having worked in house building, planning consultancy and property development, across a broad range of mixed use projects throughout the UK.
David leads the internal planning department and brings a commercial focus to the team. The planning team at Catesby Estates has responsibility for project managing sites throughout the planning process, from initial site appraisal through to the grant of planning permission.
David is a member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI), Home Builders Federation National Planning Committee and the Land Promoters and Developers Federation (LPDF) Technical and Policy Committee.