Chestertons’ Professional Valuations team comprises Chartered Surveyors and Registered Valuers that undertake professional valuations across a wide range of property types on behalf of a large number of private and corporate clients.
Professional valuations can be required for a variety of purposes, including purchases and disposals, tax calculations, company accounts, legal disputes, secured lending and general accounting.
The team draws on their expert market knowledge, supported by a variety of resources including Chestertons’ in-house research department, specialist valuers, agency teams and planning advisers.
Professional valuations are often used for tax purposes and Chestertons often carries out valuations for clients looking at Inheritance Tax (IHT), Capital Gains Tax (CGT) and the Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED). Involving Chestertons’ Professional Valuation team from the start of any tax reporting can simplify and speed up the process significantly.
Chestertons provides loan security valuations for a large number of high street banks, private banks and niche lenders. The team is experienced in valuing all asset types and can handle the most complex of instructions, including high value London property.
As well as the standard property assets – residential, retail, industrial and offices – Chestertons’ Professional Valuations department can also offer valuations for all kinds of niche property such as retail garden centres, car parks and other trade related property assets.
Chestertons have a number of senior professionals who regularly act as Expert Witnesses on a wide variety of property types for matrimonial, professional negligence and other litigation purposes.
Our clients include: