Measured Surveys

Measured Surveys Northwood Carter undertakes accurate measured surveys for various purposes. These can range from land registry compliant lease plans to design and project drawings to accompany a specification of works. Other examples of uses for plans and drawings we...

Technical Due Diligence

Technical Due Diligence There are circumstances when purchasing a property that require more investigative work than would be included with a typical building survey. For instance, a developer may have undertaken a major refurbishment or constructed a new building...

Defect Analysis and Pathology

Defect Analysis and Pathology There are times in the lifecycle of a building where a particular concern may arise over its condition. The defect may be due to a range of reasons: a fault in construction, a failure of materials, inadequacy of the original design or...

Schedules of Condition

Schedules of Condition There are times when it is necessary to factually record the condition of a building. This may be prior to building works being undertaken on adjoining premises or at the beginning of a lease where the obligation to reinstate is qualified to the...

Surveys Commercial

Surveys Commercial Commercial premises may be acquired for investment, occupying under a lease or the purchase of a freehold.  The common denominator is the need to be aware of the condition in relation to the obligations that will be acquired. As an investor, there...