Ryan is an assistant surveyor with a particular interest in leasehold and party wall matters. He is due to graduate from an MSc conversion course in Building Surveying at The College of Estates Management in February 2017 whilst progressing onto his second year of APC training. Before Joining Peter Barry, Ryan worked for a corporate estate agent dealing with the sale and valuation of residential properties. In his spare time Ryan enjoys taking part and watching a number of sports as well as having a keen interest in travel.
The leasehold valuation team here at Peter Barry recently attended the annual Leasehold Advisory conference that brings together tenants, managing agents, solicitors, valuers and all other people/bodies that have a interest in the current leasehold sector. The conference was celebrating its 15th year and whilst a lot has ... Read More >>
When you own the freehold of a property, you have complete freedom to deal with the scope and timing of maintenance and repairs as you see fit. Owning a property under a leaseholder is a different proposition and brings with it a variety of difficulties/challenges. Essentially, the lease should set out the extent to which ... Read More >>
In an age where we all have powerful computers in our pockets and easy access to work emails there are concerns that we never fully switch off when out of the workplace. We can obviously take steps to partition off our home and work lives, such as having a separate work mobile, not socialising with work colleagues or becoming a ... Read More >>