Expert Survey Reports for Party Wall Matters in London
Extensions and alterations can increase a property’s value and aesthetic appeal, but works to and around the party walls may require you to notify adjoining owners while complying with the law. Conflicts, delays and mistakes are far from uncommon during party wall matters, costing thousands of pounds, but our RICS chartered surveyors can remove many obstacles from the process.
At Harding Chartered Surveyors, we can provide professional services guiding you and your project through the party wall process. We can prepare Service of Notices, Schedules of Conditions and Party Wall Awards.
Most importantly, we can make party wall matters as straightforward as possible while relieving you of complex and often frustrating tasks. In the process, we’ll act as your expert representative, prevent disputes and protect your finances.
Why do I need to hire RICS surveyors?
Under the Party Wall etc. Act 1996, you must notify adjoining owners of certain proposed works to and in the vicinity of party walls. A RICS chartered surveyor can prepare all the required documents with pinpoint accuracy, removing a bureaucratic nightmare from your to-do list.
Common projects that require party wall matters:
- Rear and Side Extensions
- Loft Conversions
- Basement Extensions
- New builds and refurbishments
- Wall Removals
- Internal Alterations
- Subsidence and Underpinning
Our RICS chartered surveyors can work for you, the adjoining owner or both parties as the agreed surveyor. Get in touch for more information on why hiring surveyors for party wall matters is a necessity.
The benefits of instructing an experienced party wall surveyor
Instructing a party wall surveyor will allow you to:
- Prevent legal disputes
- Avoid delays
- Receive expert advice
- Gauge the property’s condition prior to the works