The firm advises upon a wide range of property matters throughout the
The services provided to clients include:
- Sales and lettings
of commercial industrial and specialised property.
- Acquisition of
property for clients' own occupation and investment.
- Purchase of land and
other property for development or redevelopment.
- Valuation reports
for a variety of purposes.
- Lease renewals under
the Landlord & Tenant Act and negotiating rent reviews including
references of disputes to arbitration or independent surveyor.
- Rating assessments
and liability for business rates.
- Compulsory purchase
and compensation claims.
- Town planning and
development schemes and appraisals.
- Management and
insurance of commercial property.
- Enfranchisement and
lease extensions under the Leasehold Reform Housing and Urban
Development Act 1993.
- Appearing as expert
witness before courts and tribunals.
The building surveyors are principally concerned with the preparation and
monitoring of building contracts for the modernisation, improvement,
alteration, maintenance, repair, extension and reconstruction of a wide
variety of commercial, industrial, residential and ecclesiastical properties.
Other areas of expertise include:
- Building surveys of
- Feasibility studies.
- Interior design and
fitting out of commercial premises.
- Conservation and
repair of listed and period properties.
- Specialist advice
upon building problems and recommendations for remedial works.
- Expert witness in
- Advising upon
repairing obligations and preparation and negotiation of schedules of
- Party wall matters,
boundary disputes and dangerous structures.
- Health and safety
- Facilities for
people with disabilities.
- Planned maintenance
inspections and reports.
valuations for insurance purposes.