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KEITH DOUGLAS PARTNERSHIP

Party Wall Surveyors with local surveying experience in the towns of Reading, Henley-on-Thames, Oxford, Maidenhead the west side of London and surrounding areas.

We are Chartered Building Surveyors specialising in the administration of The Party Wall etc Act 1996. We are independent, impartial and regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

We put our considerable knowledge of building construction and associated law into the administration of the Party Wall legislation process.

Keith Douglas FRICS. MCIArb is one of the most experienced Party Wall Surveyors in the South of England. 
 
Specialist in dispute resolution under Section 10 of the Party Wall etc Act 1996.

The Act not only relates to Party Walls but also to building next to boundaries and excavating close to neighbour’s structures.

Services offered to Building Owners wishing to carry out work:-
  • Analysis of Building Owner’s design team’s proposals.
  • Identification of Adjoining Owners likely to be affected by the work.
  • Service of Notices.
  • Negotiating the drafts of an Award setting out the rights and obligations of the parties.
  • Drafting and serving Awards.
  • Preparation of Schedules of Condition describing any pre-existing defects of adjoining properties.
Services offered to Adjoining Owners in receipt of Notices:-
  • Considering the Building Owner’s proposals and advising on their lawfulness.
  • Negotiating and agreeing the content of an Award which sets out the scope and nature of the works and safeguards the Adjoining Owner’s property.
  • Agreeing the contents of a Schedule of Condition.
  • Checking for any damage caused by the work.

Keith Douglas is an active member of the National Club of Party Wall Surveyors, P&T. Please click this link :PandT