This type of work inevitably requires that you consult with adjacent owners, and this can sometimes lead to partisan challenges. Working on an existing wall that is shared with another lot At Graham Kinnear Property Consultant (grahamkinnear.com), we specialize in the business of the wall party in Watford, Hertfordshire, namely the works covered by the Party Wall Etc Act 1996. We can prepare and serve the notices of the party, support the conditioning plans and, if necessary, Party Wall Awards (also known as Party Wall Agreements. Rumball Sedgwick`s reputation for professionalism and impartiality often means that, in many cases, we are the sole party officials, which is faster and cheaper. In addition, we are members of the P-T Club, which provides our current knowledge of party legislation. I try to create a quick and conciliatory process by negotiating an agreement between the neighbors, and; Our principal surveyor is a Chartered Building Engineer and Chartered Construction Manager, who is also a fellow of the Party Surveyors Faculty, a Fellow of the Institute of Party Wall Surveyors, a member of the Party Wall Academy and the Pyramus-Thisbe Club, which exists to promote partywall excellence. In addition to these industry qualifications, we have a long experience in this area. Rumball Sedgwicks has extensive experience in the construction and trial procedures defined by the Party Wall, etc. in 1996. We are able to offer a complete party wall service that includes:- The owner who performs the work is usually responsible for the repair costs of the neighbouring land as well as the costs of surveying the closing of the party. The law provides for a procedure in which neighbours are informed and, if there are concerns, party surveyors are taken into account.
Either a surveyor is appointed by each party, or only one “agreed participant” is designated between the parties. Extending into a basement or supporting a party wall is considered high-risk work, and the party management procedures associated with it are generally more complex than in the case of ground extensions of loft buildings. We have surveying companies based in High Wycombe, Watford, St Albans, Letchworth Garden City and Bishop`s Stortford and we are happy to take party rock jobs in the counties of Buckinghamshire-Hertfordshire. You can be sure that our party surveyors allow construction work to be legally and at no cost, delays or inconveniences, and ensure that the rights and duties of both parties are fully understood at all stages of the process. At Carter Fielding, we have a team of 12 experts from experienced surveyors, assistant surveyors and specialized administrators to make sure everything goes smoothly. The trial of the party in 76 seconds! by Graham Kinnear on Vimeo. I am affiliated with the Chartered Institute of Building and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, both internationally recognized. If necessary, I will enter into a party wall award either with the adjacent owner or as an Agreed Surveyor, and I will refuse the price to the owners to complete the process. I can work on fixed fees so that you can budget effectively without the risk of open fees, and; Communications served for a flat fee of $65 plus VAT per adjacent owner If you are planning a construction project involving work affecting adjacent properties, you must consider your rights and obligations under the Party Wall Act 1996.