Our market involvement and in-depth knowledge of planning, property law and transactional evidence enables us to provide comprehensive valuation advice to landowners, developers, occupiers and investors across a wide range of commercial/residential property and regeneration scenarios throughout the UK. The DWD team combines specialist knowledge of key sectors, market awareness and technical expertise together with a focus on ensuring that we fully understand our clients’ objectives to provide clear, targeted and accurate advice.

In addition to undertaking traditional valuation work for company accounts, secured lending and due diligence, DWD provide a range of specialist valuation services which include Acquisition/Disposal advice, Affordable Housing/Viability appraisals, Threshold Land Value assessments, Compensation assessments, Ransom/Marriage Value assessments, Charity sector, Option/Overage payments, lease re-gears, Rights of Light profit analysis, restrictive covenant release, Utility relocation, Riparian rights, air rights and Section 18 Landlord & Tenant Act 1927 diminution assessments.

We are highly experienced in robustly presenting our conclusions, either through negotiation or in cross examination as part of litigation proceedings and have a successful track record of providing Expert Witness evidence in this regard.

All members of the valuation team are RICS Registered Valuers and valuations are produced in compliance with RICS Valuation Professional Standards (Red Book).

Examples of our specialist expertise include:

  • Air/subsoil access rights
  • Churches and other religious buildings
  • Commercial ports and harbours
  • Communication masts
  • Data Centres
  • Development sites
  • Healthcare and Medical Property
  • Infrastructure assets
  • Leisure marine assets including boat yards and marinas
  • Manufacturing facilities
  • Museums and galleries
  • Power Stations and related facilities
  • Public Sector Property
  • Ransom/marriage value opportunities
  • Renewable energy generation facilities including wind farms
  • Riparian rights
  • Road and rail infrastructure including bridges
  • Satellite communications sites
  • Sports stadia Theatres and cinemas
  • Student Housing
  • Telecoms infrastructure