Our Chartered Surveyors provide clients in Cumbria with a wide variety of services, which are detailed below.
Our Chartered Building Surveyors advise on a wide range of commercial property matters in Ambleside, frequently relating to a new tenancy or purchase of a commercial property, where we may be appointed to represent ether the landlord or the tenant to undertake a Schedule of Condition, Pre-Lease Assessment, Pre-Acquisition Survey or a Valuation Report.
Our expert advice is also sought approaching the end of a tenancy, or part way through, where we may be instructed to act in relation to dilapidations. Our advice – either in producing a Schedule of Dilapidations on behalf of a landlord, or defending and negotiating a Dilapidations Claim on behalf of a tenant – can significantly impact on the outcome.
Other commercial property matters in which we may become involved include contract administration, drawings for building projects, development monitoring, Listed Building advice, planned maintenance and Valuation work.
We are able to advice on all types of commercial property in Ambleside, including retail, industrial, office and land.
Lea Hough are able to provide land owners in Ambleside with specialist advice on the sale of land, particularly where there is a development opportunity. We are able to advise clients in relation to development land sales, handling the whole process from initial land appraisal to completion of sale.
Our Land and Development pages provide more detailed information on how we are able to assist in this area.
Lea Hough have a specialist service for school clients to help in the management and administration of building and maintenance works. We are often appointed as a school’s Building Consultant, advising them on all matters relating to the school estate. Otherwise, schools may get in touch with us is in relation to an application for funding, an area in which we have established a strong reputation. Funding streams we are most frequently asked to assist with include CIF, SEEF, SALIX and Urgent Capital Support.
From tendering for large scale refurbishments of public buildings through to undertaking programmes of minor improvement works, our Chartered Building Surveyors can provide advice on and oversee works on public sector buildings in Ambleside.
As Chartered Surveyors governed by the RICS, our team has all of the necessary qualifications and our firm has the procedures and indemnity in place to be able to deal with public bodies. For further information about any of the services we are able to offer clients in relation to property in Ambleside, or to speak to a member of our team in relation to a specific matter, please get in touch.