Archive for: Case studies

Specialised Medical Care and Hospital Refurbishments

Vickery Holman has been involved in the Medical sector for many years and have gained experience with varied healthcare related projects. These have included the construction of new facilities and also the conversion and adaptation of existing nursing home structures to meet the changing regulatory requirements of specialist care. Where projects have been undertaken in […]

Stowford School – Roofing Overlay & Replacement of Skylights

Vickery Holman worked with the school to obtain the required performance brief and then sought tenders from roofing contractors for the purposes of submitting information to the Department of Education, Funding and Skills to obtain funding. Part of the exercise entailed determining how much insulation was already on the existing roof via core sampling and […]

Economic Viability Assessments (EVA’s)

With build costs expected to rise on average by 3.2% a year over the next 3 years (BCIS) and house price growth reportedly beginning to level out as supply increases and concerns over the impact of Brexit continues to cause hesitancy, we are likely to see a further squeeze on the viability of development projects. […]

More Business Rates Savings

We have recently acted on behalf of clients throughout the region who’s premises have been affected by the “Mazars and Woolway” case. Here, it was ruled that rooms or floors of a building in multiple occupation must be assessed separately if there are shared areas, such as corridors. The new ruling had most impact on […]

Business Rates Savings

Acting on behalf of the owner occupier in respect of a Business Rates appeal, Vickery Holman are pleased to confirm a £10,000 saving for our Client, over the 2017 rating list. The detached 1970’s built industrial unit is located on a popular and well known industrial estate on the outskirts of the town centre of […]

Guest House Valuations

Vickery Holman have recently valued several guest houses and hotels within the North Devon coastal village of Lynton. With a population of around 1,200 the village is reliant on the holiday season, it is a popular tourist destination known as the ‘Little Switzerland’. Vickery Holman have a wide range of valuation knowledge across the regions […]

Does Your Land Have Development Potential?

Are you a landowner who thinks that your land might have development potential? We can help… As a starter we can advise you on the potential of your land, its value and provide an indication as to the likelihood of successfully obtaining a planning consent for development, be it residential or commercial. Should it be […]

Bank Valuation in Newquay

Valuation advice provided on exclusive single new build project with build cost of £1.1 million and estimated GDV of £1.8 million. Acting on behalf of Aspire Commercial Finance in connection with a financing arrangement for a four storey, 4 bedroom, 523 sq m luxury dwelling with swimming pool, gym and integral double garage. The development […]

New Build Office Space in Truro

Vickery Holman were commissioned by Winter Rule Chartered Accountants (new PKF Francis Clark) to review their existing site with a view to a need for increased space After searching for several sites within Truro it was decided that the existing site should be considered for redevelopment. With an increased direct parking requirement as well as […]

Strategic Review of College Assets

Vickery Holman successfully tendered for this strategic review of college assets and were appointed by Cornwall College. Alan Treloar was lead contact with the College with the instructions then dealt with by each of Vickery Holman’s 3 local offices, as appropriate. Vickery Holman advised on values, compiled and implemented marketing strategies, and negotiated with prospective […]