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Melanie Mason

Plots Team Manager

Melanie specialises in new build plot sales and surrender and regrants of existing build, Right to Buys and assignments of leasehold properties.

About Melanie

Melanie's specialism is dealing with a variety of new build plot sales both private and shared ownership, freehold and leasehold for registered providers and private developers. In addition, Melanie co-ordinates the plots team in respect of the large number of sales undertaken.

Melanie also deals with the legal work involved with surrender and regrant of leasehold properties, assignments and right to buy sales.

"We are treated as a very valued customer and response levels are and always have been first class."

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Melanie has some 20 years’ experience of dealing with conveyancing, and 14 years of which has involved new build plot sales.   

  • Experienced and organised, resulting in a great turnaround from point of instruction to exchange of contracts
  • Experienced with new build plot sales and resales enabling prompt responses to enquiries and resulting in quick progression of sales
  • Working within a team who all work well together and help each other with advice and knowledge of processes

"The team can be relied upon to provide sound advice and support across a wide range of often complex issues"

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Melanie joined Wright Hassall in 1994 working initially in the conveyancing department and then moving into the development team where she has been for the majority of her time with Wright Hassall becoming manager for the plots team within the larger development team in 2018.


Outside work Melanie enjoys music, food, films, gardening and spending time with her family.  All the usual!

Meet the team

Meet the team
Fiona Martin
Fiona Martin Development Lawyer
Kylie Cooper - Property Lawyer
Kylie Cooper Senior Associate
Carol Matthews - Social Housing Solicitor
Carol Matthews Partner
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