Pre- Planning Advice Application
Can You Convert Your Property Into An HMO?
Get Specific Advice From The Council Before A Full Planning Application
Are you looking to convert a property into an HMO and unsure if it needs planning permission or comes under Permitted Development?
Well, you can now seek specific advice regarding your development plans directly from the Local Council via a Pre-Planning Advice Application.
Albeit sounds simple, there’s a certain level of detail you need to provide to get effective answers to your questions and help decide if this is a project you should pursue or not.
Improve your chances of a successful Full Planning Application by working with the experts who have a 95%+ Planning Success Rate.
HMO Architect offers design consultation calls, existing drawings, full-planning applications, and other services to help you every step of the way. We complete all projects to the highest quality to suit your needs and ideas.
The Solution?- Pre Planning Application
Pre Planning Application - How It Works
Please share details about the property you’re looking to buy or already bought with a list of potential questions you have.
HMO Architect will collect all relevant documentation and submit your Pre-Planning Application to the Council to seek specific advice on your scheme.
We will attend any required meetings with the Council on your behalf.
The Council comes back with an informal response to your questions, helping you make a decision if this is a property you should pursue (or not).
Pre Planning Application - Top Questions
What Is Pre Planning Advice?
Why Do I Need A Pre Planning Advice?
What’s Covered In A Pre Planning Advice?
Is This A Paid Service?
How Much Does The Pre Planning Application Cost?
Who Pays The Application Fees For The Pre Planning Advice Application?
How Long Does The Pre Planning Application Take?
When Should I Get A Pre Planning Application Done?
The best way to increase your chances of getting an HMO planning permission is to have an HMO Design Appraisal. This is where we help you assess the best design scheme based on its likelihood of being approved by planners.
Do You Go On-Site To Do The Pre Planning Application?
What Do I Need To Start The Pre Planning Application?
I’m Ready To Start, What Do I Do Next?
- Please click on the Blue Button below to submit your project details via our online form.
- We’ll get in touch to arrange a time to speak that works best for you.
The HMO Lifecycle - Pre Planning
Why Clients Trust HMO Architect
We are your Architect & Advisor. With over 15 years of experience investing in HMO’s and Buy-to-Let’s ourselves, we’ve made mistakes and learnt from them. Now we want to advise you so you can avoid costly mistakes.
With over 750+ consultations and 150+ HMO projects completed, we have a lot of experience with different HMO projects across the country. We help you creatively optimise space to meet your investment goals.
We are your eyes and ears in interactions with the Council, Builders and External Consultants. We report to to you all the time, every time so you can have complete peace of mind knowing your project is in good hands.
We understand how important time is to you. Whether securing a deal, getting planning permission, or designing the layout, time is money and we try our best to complete your project on time and budget to the highest quality.