Party Wall Damage, What’s Covered?

Party Wall Damage, What’s Covered?

In today’s Property Surveying blog post we are going to be looking at Party Wall Surveying procedures and the unfortunate situation that can often arise should those works cause damage to the adjoining owner’s property. Party Wall Damage, or damage that results from...

What is Security for Expenses?

What is Security for Expenses?

In this week’s property surveying blog post, we are going to be discussing Party Wall procedures, and in particular, security for expenses.  Security for expenses is formally dealt with under Section 12 of the Party Wall Etc Act 1996, and effectively sets out...

Party Wall Access Considerations

Party Wall Access Considerations

In this week’s property surveying party wall blog post, we are going to be discussing party wall surveying procedures, and in particular, party wall access. Party wall access applies when a building owner, who is the owner undertaking the construction work, plans to...

Appointing a Party Wall Surveyor

Appointing a Party Wall Surveyor

In this week’s property surveying blog post topic, we are going to be discussing party wall surveying procedures, and in particular, the appointment of a party wall surveyor. In order for a party wall surveyor to be appointed, the act is very implicit in stating that...

Party Wall Weathering

Party Wall Weathering

In this week’s property surveying blog post, we are going to be discussing party wall surveying and in particular, party wall weathering that needs to be installed to the party wall, in the event that the building owner exposes it through the course of undertaking...

Party Wall Garden Access

Party Wall Garden Access

In this week’s property surveying blog post topic, we are going to be discussing party wall access, and in particular, party wall garden access. Under the Party Wall Etc Act 1996, a building owner has the legal right of access onto an adjoining owner’s land, for the...

What is a Third Surveyor?

What is a Third Surveyor?

In this week’s party walls surveying blog post, we are going to be discussing third surveyors and when they are applicable in the Party Wall procedures. A third surveyor is selected for any party wall scenario where there are two respective building owner’s, and...

Electronic Party Wall Notice Response

Electronic Party Wall Notice Response

In this week’s Party Wall Surveying blog post topic, we are going to be discussing Party Wall Notices and the response options that adjoining owners have open to them, when they are served a Party Wall Notice by the building owner. In normal times, prior to the...