We undertake pre-acquisition building surveys for investors and occupiers. We have the skills and experience to assist you with technical due diligence. Our knowledge allows us to balance the commercial aspects of a transaction with the technical detail to fully assess the risks and costs.
We understand the importance of planned and proactive maintenance of buildings. Essential to this is the compilation of a detailed and realistic planned maintenance schedule that aligns the maintenance requirements of a building to budgets. Our experience allows us to prioritise and schedule works to meet our Clients expectations.
Accurate assessments of the reinstatement costs of buildings is an essential requirement to avoid being under or over insured. We provide ‘Day One’ assessments using published building costs information and in accordance with the latest RICS guidance.
We have extensive experience in diagnosing building defects through on-site investigations, sometimes involving intrusive surveys and specialist materials analysis. We understand the importance of fully understanding the cause of the defect before undertaking remedial works.
We advise developers and adjoining owners on dealing with matters under the Party Wall etc Act 1996. As appointed surveyors, we identify ownership interests, prepare and serve notices, agree schedules of condition, negotiate and agree Awards and generally administer the terms of the Act. Our services include co-ordination of Oversailing Licences and resolving Neighbourly Disputes.