Monika Grzankowska

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The Rise of Build-to-Rent Properties in the UK

In recent years, the concept of Build-to-Rent properties has been gaining significant traction in the UK’s real estate market. This innovative housing model offers a unique approach to renting, providing tenants with a sense of community and high-quality living spaces tailored to their needs. What are Build-to-Rent properties? Build-to-Rent (BTR) properties are essentially housing developments specifically …

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Why Planned Preventative Maintenance Surveys Are Essential in the Winter

Owning and managing a property is a big responsibility.  Maintaining the building’s infrastructure and appearance is essential to its very purpose, but knowing where to start with upkeep can be daunting. It is often in the winter months, with their freezing temperatures and harsh conditions, that serious and costly problems arise. As the saying goes: …

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The Party Wall Etc Act 1996 and Chimney Breast Removal – The Facts

A good way to increase space in an older property is to remove a chimney breast, particularly if the room is constrained in size. Once you have considered the merit of removing an original feature of the property and have come to terms with the inevitable disruption that will result, your thoughts must turn to …

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A step-by-step guide to becoming a Chartered Surveyor

Have you been wondering about a career as a Chartered Surveyor? This skilled, highly respected profession offers a range of opportunities, specialisms, and routes for progression. It could just be your calling. Whether you already hold a degree or not, we are here to help you visualise your route to success… What is a Chartered …

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Sustainable surveying practices – building a greener future

As surveyors, we play an important role in helping clients meet sustainability requirements in construction. Official targets aside, we believe it is our professional and moral duty to steer the sector in a more environmentally conscious direction. While this is an ambitious approach, it is essential for the future of the planet that we take …

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The role of Chartered Surveyors in historic building preservation

If you are planning changes to a historic building, it is essential to get help from relevant professionals. Building preservation may involve sourcing specific materials, using certain skilled trades/methods and/or following prescribed procedures. A suitably skilled Chartered Surveyor can help you by providing a historic building survey and offering guidance on your project. The importance …

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How Chartered Surveyors navigate property related conflicts

How Chartered Surveyors navigate property related conflicts?

Property related conflicts are not uncommon in the UK, and when they arise, they can lead to contentious disputes, which can be challenging to resolve. In these situations, Chartered Surveyors play a crucial role in providing expert guidance and resolving conflicts in a fair and objective manner. Our valuable contribution in navigating property-related disputes, including …

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