Jean-Baptiste joined Peter Barry as a Surveying Administrator in March 2016 and has since progressed to the role of APC Trainee Surveyor. He has a solid background within the property field after successfully completing an RICS accredited Real Estate Honours degree at the University of Westminster. Jean-Baptiste has been working in residential property management for a couple of years dealing with high end clientele. He enjoys traveling and discovering new cultures while learning foreign languages and is already fluent in French and Spanish.
The Leasehold Reform and Urban Development Act, 1993, establishes the valuation basis and legal framework for leaseholders to extend their lease (as well as enfranchise). The most common way to enact the Act, is to serve a Section 42 notice with the help of a specialist solicitor, but this does come with a raft of stipulations ... Read More >>
At the time of writing the UK has just experienced the hottest Summer Solstice on record and the hottest June day in 40 years. Those of us sat inside are no doubt struggling to concentrate let alone write an interesting blog post relating to architecture! Most of you will no doubt be questioning this post in agreement that ... Read More >>
After 20 years, the Party Wall Act was amended in 2016 to allow for the electronic service of documents. Those of you that are familiar with the Act will know that it has more grey areas than a herd of elephants but that was the one amendment that was made. A year later I think I’ve met 2 other surveyors that have embraced ... Read More >>