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    3 May 2024

    Do I need a Party Wall Surveyor to get a Party Wall Agreement

    Do I need a Party Wall Surveyor to get a Party Wall Agreement? Notice can be served by any person including you if you’re undertaking work at your property. But beware! If a notice is incorrectly prepared and/or served incorrectly and is deemed invalid, everything that follows is equally invalid….

    25 April 2024

    How do I respond to a party wall notice?

    How do I respond to a party wall notice? If you have received a party wall notice, the following options are available to you: 1) Do nothing. In this case a surveyor will be appointed to act on your behalf usually at no cost to you to safeguard your interests….

    28 March 2024

    Do I need to serve a Party Wall notice

    Do I need to serve a Party Wall Notice?  When does the Party Wall etc. Act 1996 apply?  The following will provide broad guidance on the application of the Party Wall etc. Act 1996 however we suggest that we be contacted for your specific circumstances. Notice under the Act is…

    28 March 2024

    Chelmsford Party Wall surveyor

    What are the fundamentals in choosing a surveyor and in particular, finding a good Chelmsford Party Wall Surveyor?In our opinion, a surveyor should belong to either the Faculty of Party Wall Surveyors (FPWS) or be a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.Given the Party etc. Act 1996 is…

    16 January 2024

    Wellbeing – Faculty of Party Wall surveyors newsletter summer 2023

    Let’s be straight, I have no qualification in wellbeing or stress management but like many, apart from finding professional life hugely rewarding, it can at times be stressful or at worst, excessively stressful. Over the past couple of years, this has brought me to focus the mind on personal wellbeing…

    24 November 2022

    Well being through sketching!

    24 November 2022

    Architectural sketching

    24 May 2018

    Data Protection Policy

    GENERAL Robert Turner Associates Limited (registered in England No. 05833511) of Suite 129, Waterhouse Business Centre, 2 Cromar Way, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 2QE. For the purposes of data protection legislation, we are the data controller and we will process your personal data in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation…

    27 April 2018

    Tree House Design (a break from the norm)

    A tree house is one of those magical things that instantly takes you back to your childhood (not that many of us had one)!  A tree house is a place of refuge, of fantasy, enjoyment and security, a place to share and enjoy with your friends. The chance to design…

    28 February 2018

    Loft Conversion in Chelmsford

    Preliminary loft conversion sketches for a private client in Chelmsford. The proposal will fall within permitted Development rights including the raising of the Party Walls.  The raising of the Party Walls also means that should the neighboring properties choose to convert their loft space both properties can make use of…