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The type of property and instructions we advise on are typically diverse, interesting and often throw up a host of complex technical and commercial challenges. Providing advice that ‘hits the spot’ is what we’re good at.
Our experience means we can assist in the vast majority of building surveying instructions. We have worked on some iconic buildings and are more than happy to get stuck into those tricky assets too. We’ve worked on industrial buildings, offices, retail, mixed use property and bespoke property.
Our portfolio below is a small fraction of what we do but each one has been selected to demonstrate how our approach works for our clients.
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We provide a wide range of building surveying services.
Our advice is always independent, free from conflict or cross selling. We only act in our clients’ best interests and tailor our advice to support their commercial objectives. We get results. Whether you are a landlord of commercial property, an investor, developer or an owner occupier, we can provide all the specialist building surveying advice you need.
Our services are flexible and choreographed to the suit the specific requirements of an instruction. We can work fluidly on fixed fees, capped fees or a time charge basis where relevant to the advice provided and clients’ needs.
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Gray Scanlan Hill have demonstrated consistently that the advice we provide matters.
We’ve been instrumental in ‘tidying up’ assets, plugging gaps in missing paperwork, putting in place strategic maintenance procedures and administering targeted refurbishment work, amongst other things.
We work regularly with a variety of investors and asset managers. The expertise we offer has made us a trusted advisor to a number of long-standing clients.
We have many years of experience inspecting and reporting on individual buildings and portfolios of all types and sizes. We know the time constraints you are under to clear surveys and we know you need to see the bigger picture, quickly. We offer immediate feedback and balanced commercial advice putting risks and costs into context so that you can proceed with confidence.
With complex laws and regulations that govern development near the land of another, you need to know that your Neighbourly Matters Consultant cuts the mustard.
De-risking projects is something that we ultimately help developers with whether it be Rights of Light Advice, Daylight & Sunlight advice, Party Wall or advice on condition.
With industry leading professionals and dedicated specialist expertise, you’re in good hands.
The existence of rights of light can present a significant risk for your development. Our two-stage approach is designed to highlight any risks with preliminary advice to minimise abortive time and expense and detailed technical analysis to enable you to optimise the full potential of your development site.
As an occupier you will face the prospect of leasing and / or buying commercial premises to trade from or call home.
We can help you ensure they provide an appropriate working environment, compliant with industry legislation and assist you plan, procure and budget for growth or consolidation. Let us take some of the stress away from property occupation so that you can get on with your primary objective, running your business.
Forewarned is forearmed. We can advise you on the space or buildings you are committing to, advise you on the lease obligations you will be taking on and the suitability of the accommodation for your business. Fully informed, you will have the opportunity to negotiate sensible terms with your prospective landlord and finesse your fit-out specification to address any base build design shortcomings.
We act for property companies, investors, landlords, developers, occupiers and referral agents, and work across a variety of commercial sectors.
Our job is to understand your business needs, develop a strong working relationship, and provide specialist advice with commercial understanding and a completely independent view based on your interests alone.
If commercially focussed, independent expertise is what you require and you are seeking a trusted advisor, we are your perfect partner.
“Emerson has worked with Gray Scanlan Hill over the last 12 years to service our building surveying requirements across the group, predominantly dilapidations and acquisitions, as well as some rights of light and party wall instructions.
I can be a demanding client with exacting standards and I’ve always found that the quality of service I receive from the team exceeds my expectations.
Their experience of dealing with complex issues means that they tend to be my first port of call and I can always rely on their knowledge, understanding and ability to manage expectations resulting in the best possible outcome. A trusted advisor I can depend on.”
Our directors Mike Scanlan, Simon Hill, Darren Hughes and Neil Lovell-Kennedy offer in excess of 100 years’ combined industry experience.
They are supported by a team of time-served professionals, adding 40+ years of hands-on technical building surveying expertise to the team.
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