Party Wall Surveyors Kensington W8, Party Wall Agreement London
Our company offers party wall services in London with over twenty years of business working experience.
We carry out a professional role in the elimination and solution to issues between neighbours that share a party wall surface or a boundary wall.
We follow a strict standard established within the provision of The Party Wall Act 1996 and therefore are in the position to protect against or solve any disagreements efficiently and in a reasonable approach.
The Party Wall Act 1996 is a set of authorized frameworks that helps in protecting against and solving conflicts as a result of party wall related building works such as party walls, boundary wall structure and also excavations near adjoining properties.
We at, The London Party Wall Surveyors, supply you with first-class local party wall surveyors within the London area.
Our main core professional services include planning and providing Party Wall Notices, Schedule of Condition, Party Wall Awards and drawing up Party Wall Contracts. You have a party wall related issue – we have got you covered.
Party Wall Surveyor Company – Why Choose Us?
With all our party wall providers, we offer the following:
Fully Approved and Insured
With two years of minimum market practical experience, all our party wall structure surveyors are fully insured and qualified.
Evening Service / Same Day Service
Our company offers phone help from 09:00 to 17:00, Monday to Friday, and 24 hours email help. We offer flexible time schedules with late evening inspections and also same-day inspection.
Experience and Affordable with 24/7 response time frame
With our party wall services, there are no hidden charges. This means we have a fixed pricing policy. The price we quote is the price we charge.
Our email support is accessible 24/7 and we aim to answer all email inquires within 24 hours.
Contact us now to obtain a quote.
Our contact number is 020 8016 2042.
You can also send us a mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do you need a precise price estimate? Please attach a floorplan or sketches or any documents relating to your building works via our Booking Request Form.
Party Wall Surveyor Prices
*Cost rate is dependent upon the degree of building works performed.
Below is a rough guide to our prices:
The price of making and offering your neighbour’s party wall notice is £30.00 via 1st class post.
This specific service also includes a land registry search to ensure your neighbour’s identity and address and the provision of a follow-up 10-day notice if it is required.
The supply of any permission form and explanatory notes will also be added where needed.
Schedule of Condition – The London Party Wall Surveyor
The expense for setting up a Schedule of Condition is £425.00*.
This cost includes acquiring 150-550 photos of the adjacent property or home based on breaks in the property or home before work starts.
Additionally, it includes the examination of your neighbour’s residence before work commences, and in addition notes taken about the condition of the residence.
The price for a land registry lookup is included. Three copies of the Schedule of Condition will be produced. One copy goes to you, the other to your neighbour and one we keep on our file.
Party Wall Award Service inc Schedule of Condition
The cost for preparing and offering a party wall award as well as the schedule of condition is £625*.
This specific service consists of the preparation and servicing of the party wall award, which also involves providing the schedule of condition.
As an element of our service, we also enter and check your neighbour’s residence before the word begins. A comprehensive Schedule of Condition is prepared during this assessment.
Party wall notices will also be provided, alongside permission forms and any drawings.
Information about Party Wall Awards
A party wall award is a lawful document that lays out specific legal rights and duties of the developing proprietor (generally, the instigator of works to be accomplished on the party wall) and the owner of the adjacent property.
A certified party wall surveyor drafts the Party Wall Award. This is basically the instance if an individual surveyor is assigned by both parties or draft by two surveyors if separate surveyors are hired by both sides.
The record precisely lays out what type of building work is performed by the construction owner, the agreed-upon timeline along with the manner of the works to be achieved.
It is best practice to also put together the Schedule of Condition document as this clearly implies that the building proprietor is liable for any damages the party wall works could cause towards the adjoining property or home.
This document acts as a point of a guide if any such circumstance takes place. It is essential to keep the party wall award in a safe place, preferably with the deeds to the property.
Party Wall Award also referred to as Party Wall Contract is a crucial lawful record and will be very beneficial for every long term dispute solution.
Party Wall Agreement
A written Party Wall Contract is required when starting up any developing works that include a party wall affecting neighbouring properties on both sides.
To begin with the process, the homeowner completing the construction works should serve a written notice towards the affected neighbours that is also known as Party Wall Notice.
As part of our core services, our company offers authorised and written Party Wall Notices throughout the London area.
As soon as the Party Wall Notice has been served, the neighbours have 14 days to respond. In this situation, there are 3 possible situations:
The neighbour provides assent meaning agree the project be undertaken providing the householder will put correct any issues.
In this case, it’s best practice to appoint a surveyor to inspect and create a schedule of condition. This is to avoid any unneeded disputes at a later stage. This ought to be done right before you start any developing works.
The neighbour dissents or they do not answer back within 14 days, meaning it’s presumed that they have dissented.
In this situation, each party can appoint their very own surveyor or a common surveyor to issue a Party Wall Award.
The arranged surveyor needs to be unbiased and NOT exactly the same surveyor the house owner might be utilizing for their own works. Otherwise, their neighbour is unlikely to view the surveyor as neutral.
Each owner’s appointment their own surveyor. This can be an expensive option as the homeowner carrying out the works is responsible for the cost of both surveyors.
It is important that all these options available to the neighbours are clearly explained to the neighbours when serving the Party Wall Notice.
Got any more questions? Call us now on 020 8016 2042 or drop us an email on email@example.com