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Building Consultancy

With extensive commercial expertise and a deep understanding of the property life-cycle requirements of investors, occupiers, lenders and developers, our building consultancy team provides specialist advice across the full spectrum of building surveying services.

From our regional offices across the UK, our team also works collaboratively with our European network for the latest in sector intelligence and local expertise – so you always have the best up-to-date advice.

How can we help?

Our building consultancy practice includes a wide range of specialisms that address every building need across multiple sectors, including;

Dilapidations and exit strategy

For both landlords and tenants, our team has an industry-wide reputation for robust dilapidations advice, while our links to agency teams across Cushman & Wakefield ensure significant benefits and savings for our clients. Our dilapidations services include:

  • Terminal schedules of dilapidations
  • Negotiating settlements on behalf of both landlords and tenants
  • Dilapidations assessments
  • Dilapidations reports for tax purposes
  • Break clause advice
  • Exit strategy and recommendations
  • Expert witness
  • Contract administration of works

For a more detailed explanation of our services, please visit www.dilapidations.net

Planned preventative maintenance can help you implement and manage a strategic PPM (planned preventative maintenance) approach that efficiently maintains, repairs and improves property over the long term.

Building surveys and due diligence market awareness ensures that building surveys are tailored to your specific requirements and adapted to the type of property or legal interest being purchased, as well as the associated property strategy. With 12 million sq ft of London “Big Building” surveys completed in the last two years, we are one of the leading teams in the sector.

Development and construction monitoring part of our monitoring process we are able to assess specifications, quality of workmanship and materials, cost and compliance against your specific requirements.

Contract administration help ensure that building projects satisfy time, quality, cost and commercial viability objectives in order to meet the needs of lenders, occupiers and investors.

Insurance reinstatement cost assessments specialist team is composed of building surveyors and quantity surveyors with extensive experience in dealing with complex property types. Our expertise covers both commercial and residential buildings, ranging from historic Grade I-listed properties to airports and data centres.

Party Wall and Neighbourly Matters act for both freeholders and leaseholders who are developing properties or have interest in properties adjacent to those undergoing works. With experience in all party wall and neighbourly matters, as well as their commercial consequences, our expertise is highly regarded in the industry.

Energy Performance Certificates and sustainability is among the most important considerations for today’s buildings. Our services include strategic sustainability advice, provision of Energy Performance Certificates (EPC’s), and targeted expenditure ensuring minimum cost versus maximum rating improvements (EPC Plus). Find out more at: Energy & Infrastructure

Want to know more?

 If you would like to find out more about our specific expertise, or discover how we could work with your company, please contact a member of our team – we’d be delighted to hear from you.

 

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WANT TO KNOW MORE?

If you would like to find out more about our specific expertise, or discover how we could work with your company, please contact a member of our team – we’d be delighted to hear from you.