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In our informative Property Surveying Blog we take pride in writing weekly blog posts on Property Surveying.

Whether it is Party Wall Surveying, RICS HomeBuyer Reports, Valuations or Property Defects, you can be sure to find a blog post on the topic here!

January 13, 2020

Onigbanjo v Pearson 2008

Written by Tughan Musa

In this week’s blog post I will be discussing the case of Onigbanjo v Pearson 2008 relative to the Party Wall etc Act 1996. This case is widely controversial amongst Party Wall Surveyors as many have opposing views on how the case was dealt with and the decision the Judge arrived to! Under the Party […]

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Written by Liam Wilkinson

Once adjoining owners are served with a Party Wall Notice they have a couple of different options for how they can respond. Simply put the adjoining owners can either consent or dissent to the works, however, the ramifications of these choices are more complex then they may seem. In this Party Wall Surveying blog post […]

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Written by Sadek Miah

In this property blog post, we will be discussing the case of Manu v Euroview Estates and the important points that can be taken from it relative to the Party Wall etc Act 1996. This case looks at Party Wall Disputes that arose between the Party Wall Surveyors on various points that surrounded the Party […]

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Written by Seyi Omogbehin

In this surveying blog post, I will be discussing the role that a Third Surveyor plays in Party Wall Surveying process and I will be established when they are required. For every Party Wall Dispute that has two separate Surveyors appointed on behalf of both the Building Owner and Adjoining Owner, a third Surveyor will […]

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Written by Beau Davies

In this week’s blog post I will discuss a particular case law which deals with the issue of requesting Security for Expenses under the Party Wall etc Act 1996. What is Security for Expenses? Security for expenses is a mechanism under Section 12 of the Act whereby the adjoining owner can request the building owner […]

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Written by Seyi Omogbehin

In this blog post, I will endeavour to explain what the Party Wall etc. Act 1996 consists of and when it applies to you as a building owner in the simplest way possible! First and foremost, what is a Party Wall? In the simplest terms possible, which I believe is always preferred. A party wall […]

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