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What happens when you are served a Party Wall Notice?

If your adjoining neighbour is proposing a building project that affects the regulations pertaining to the Party Wall Act 1996, he must make sure that you are served the correct Party Wall Notice before the works can begin. This is to ensure that all building works are carried our safely, correctly and without the […]

By |August 16th, 2017|Party Wall Surveyors|Comments Off on What happens when you are served a Party Wall Notice?

6 ways to make your rental property stand out from the rest

The rental market is a highly competitive place. Anyone who thinks going buy-to-let simply means buying a property and renting it out may be underestimating just what’s involved. Before you can market your property for rent, you need to establish who your target market is, then cater to its needs and entice your potential […]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Property|Comments Off on 6 ways to make your rental property stand out from the rest

Property Refurbishment in Central London

Squarepoint Chartered Surveyors have just been appointed to design and manage the refurbishment of an apartment within this impressive central London Victorian property. Located in Knightsbridge it is a very close to Harrods and and all the other shops around Knightsbridge and Sloane Street. The apartment still retains some impressive features, like the glorious floor to ceiling […]

By |May 5th, 2016|Contract Admin, Design, Refurbishment|0 Comments

Impressive Staircase

Recent inspection of a Victorian mansion block of flats off Sloane Street, Chelsea.

By |April 11th, 2016|Design|0 Comments

Slate Damp Proof Course on Early 20th Century House

During an inspection of an early 20th Century house, we got a good view of the twin layer slate damp proof course that is often found in these older houses. The slate courses are often hidden behind a low level rendered plinth or mortar pointing, so it was interesting to be able to see […]

By |March 9th, 2016|Building Pathology|0 Comments