Stuart Scotland undertook his degree in Building Surveying at Southbank University in Central London. He completed his Test of Professional Competence in Project Management as a Freelance Consultant working with the large Central London practices such as Savills, Jones Lang La Salle, Daniel Watney, Drivers Jonas and Corporation of London. He has over 25 years’ experience dealing with residential and commercial property, undertaking Structural Building Surveys/Homebuyers Reports, Project Management, Planning advice for development Acquisitions and property valuations.
Stuart's main specialisation is in Project Management matters, overseeing all aspects of refurbishment, extensions, basement dig outs, and general building works on behalf of clients, including dealing with Building Contracts, Specifications, Plans, Tendering and Design.
"We always thought we should use traditional large chartered surveyor for the best service but we couldn’t have been more wrong. Using Alexander Scotland has shown us we can get the same level of service without the large fees."
Alison Cooper, Billingshurst
Full Building (Structural) Survey is a more comprehensive inspection of a property reported in a style to suit the property and your specific requirements.
It’s suitable for all properties, especially for Listed buildings, Older properties, Buildings constructed in an unusual way, however old they are, Properties you plan to renovate or alter in any way or Properties that have had extensive alterations.
If you are buying a new home or an investment property we offer a HomeBuyer Report and Valuation.
For a fixed, fully inclusive fee this pre-purchase service offers the following:
Project management is an all-consuming, skilled discipline to which not everyone is suited. Principle skills enhanced returns through build optimisation and cost efficiencies, delivered on time!
A good project manager will provide cost control, forecasting and budgeting, cost efficiencies, reduced like for like costs, time scale management, add value to the final product, and enhanced build quality.
a valuation to confirm it is a fair price
a survey to check for major defects
an insurance re-build cost calculation.
Alexander Scotland Chartered Surveyors. LONDON Studio 52, Great Western Studios, Alfred Road W2 5EU SUSSEX The Ranch, North Common Road, Lewes, East Sussex BN8 4EB