About Us

Northwood Carter provides a variety of surveying and construction services to meet the needs of clients in the commercial, healthcare, retail and residential sectors. We pride ourselves on the level of expertise and detail provided. Our team is experienced in dealing with a wide range of projects and challenges in the building sector from a one-off defect inspection through to full project services for complex repair and refurbishment works. We are well-known for the high-quality personal service we deliver and this is reflected in the high percentage of our work coming from existing clients or upon the recommendations of past clients and other professionals, including many solicitors.We strive to provide practical proactive advice using our knowledge and experience that will enable our clients to best fulfil their objectives. 

The practice has two directors: Terry Northwood BSc(Hons) FRICS and James Carter BSc (Hons) MRICS. Terry has been acquiring professional experience since 1973 both in private practice and as an estate surveyor and capital developments manager at the NHS. James joined Terry in 2007 after completing his degree in Building Surveying at Reading.