Pre-acquisition surveys are vital for identifying opportunities and managing investment risks.
Our service is tailored to the clients’ specific appetite for risk and the legal context of the transaction. We identify technical risks and opportunities and assess maintenance requirements associated repair liabilities.
We review leases to identify gaps and implement mitigation plans. We review construction information and documentation with the client’s solicitors.
Our robust approach ensures that any gaps in liability are identified and addressed.
Using our network of specialist contractors, we provide a single point of contact to deliver a comprehensive technical, legal and contractual assessment of the property to assist in transactions.
Clients who are funding or developing projects require the process to be handled diligently, safely and in line with all legal obligations and arrangements.
We advise on the controlling of contractual arrangements and provide post-contract support through monitoring the project progress, quality and finances.
The scope of our services include:
- Pre-acquisition surveys;
- Reviewing construction information;
- Recommending specialist investigations;
- Coordinating specialist consultants;
- Preparation of budget costings;
- Reviewing documentation;
- Advising on contractual arrangements;
- Monitoring performance and progress;
- Monitoring quality and cost;
- Monitoring warranties and documentation.
Our nationwide team of more than 100 qualified surveyors operates from our network of 11 UK offices, providing clients with professional, commercially-sound technical expertise.