Tom is passionate, hardworking and understands the importance of a high customer service. Before starting with Peter Barry Tom had previous experience in the property sector working as a Lettings Negotiator and a Property Investment Advisor. It was here Tom realised he wanted to follow a career path to become a chartered surveyor. Tom has since achieved a degree at Nottingham Trent University and is due to sit his RICS professional within the next year. Out of work Tom is a qualified tennis coach, enjoys playing the guitar and popping down the pub for “one beer”.
In an ideal world the appointed surveyors would have all the information they require available and be in a position to cover all aspects of the work in detail in the award but there are situations where that is either not possible or pragmatic. We refer to these as ‘reserved matters’ i.e. a matter where some additional ... Read More >>
When a party wall award has been agreed it should be served on the owners without delay or ‘forthwith’ as the authors of the Act put it but how does that happen in practice?Until section 15 of the Act was amended by the Electronic Communications Act in 2016 all awards were generally served either by post or in person. ... Read More >>
A recent survey found that almost three in five (59%) said that after lockdowns lift, they would like to work from home some or all of the time in their current job. The creation of a home office space is therefore going to be a priority for many people in the months ahead. If you have the luxury of a spare room that’s great ... Read More >>