Jean-Baptiste has a solid background within the property field having successfully completed an RICS accredited Real Estate Honours degree at the University of Westminster. He started his property related career working in residential property management; specialising in high end clientele. He joined Peter Barry in March 2016 and has since progressed to the role of Assistant Surveyor gaining Associate membership of the RICS in November 2018. Jean-Baptiste specialises in leasehold valuation and party wall matters. He enjoys traveling and discovering new cultures while learning foreign languages and is already fluent in French and Spanish.
Leasehold properties: What you need to know before you purchase Written By Matthew Price of Peter Barry Surveyors & Matthew Barrett of Thirsk Winton LLP There are many things to consider when deciding whether to purchase leasehold property. Such properties are, by necessity, burdened by greater legal and valuation ... Read More >>
Despite evidence of falling values in some areas on London, house prices in the capital remain amongst the most expensive in the world. If Stamp Duty is factored in, £20,000 would be payable on a £600,000 zone 4 mid-terraced 3 bedroom house, it is no surprise that many people choose to extend their property rather than move. ... Read More >>
In recent months we have, on more than one occasion, been asked to undertake reviews of valuations undertaken by other valuers following concerns raised by the clients as to their accuracy. In these circumstances it’s not unusual to find that the valuation under scrutiny leaves something to be desired. It is also not unusual ... Read More >>