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Property Surveying Blog


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!

Written by Mohbin Malik

In this blog post, I am going to discuss the consequences of not adhering to the Party Wall etc. Act 1996. There is no penalty or fine for not serving a Party Wall Notice but not doing so could potentially result in delays and significant costs needing to be paid by the building owner. The […]

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Written by Beau Davies

While we are all feeling the strain of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), no one is working harder than the NHS workforce. Here at Berry Lodge, we want to say a special thank you to these workers for all their hard work, sacrifice and determination in helping us all combat this pandemic. We are pleased to confirm […]

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Written by Bradley Mackenzie

In these tough times, we thought it would be helpful to keep our clients well informed on how Berry Lodge are handling the COVID-19 Pandemic.   Office Closure To start with, we have closed our office with all staff working remotely where possible. The office is due to be closed for 3 weeks (23/03/20 – […]

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Written by Tughan Musa

Damage caused by notifiable works under the Party Wall etc Act 1996, to a neighbour’s (adjoining owner) property is referred to as party wall damage and in most cases, the onus lies upon the building owner to make good or compensate for damage. It should be noted that the right to compensation is extended to […]

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March 23, 2020

The Berry Lodge Podcast

Written by Berry Lodge Surveyors

Here at Berry Lodge, we like to think outside the box, and are continually thinking about how we can better connect with our existing clients and future clients. We also understand that property surveying issues can be a confusing thing to get to grips with. For the past 5 years now we have produced a […]

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Written by Seyi Omogbehin

In this week’s Party Wall Surveying blog post, I’m going to look at what three choices an Adjoining Owner has when served with a Party Wall Notice. Whenever a Party Wall Notice is served by a Building Owner upon an Adjoining Owner, the Adjoining Owner has a statutory response period of 14 days from the […]

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