Mortgages And Insurance

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We work with our clients to reduce debt, ensuring the foundations are there to increase their wealth. All of our financial, mortgage and insurance advice is based on protecting your future.

Bright Advice is a small enough firm to give you a personal service, and as part of a larger network we have access to exclusive mortgage rates and insurance schemes not available on the High Street.

mortgage rates and insurance schemes not available on the High Street. We work closely with our clients to get to know them. The more we understand about our clients the more we can help them to reduce their debt, maintain their lifestyle and increase their wealth

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Surveying

MARK EVERETT B.SC. MRICS (RICS Diploma no: 0096523) & Registered Valuer

As a Professional Associate (Member) of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors ('RICS') since May 1995, I have been awarded a Bachelor of Science in General Practice Surveying, in 1993, I am also a RICS Registered Valuer.

During my career, I have gained considerable experience in all aspects of both residential and commercial property survey and valuation and many areas of associated consultancy work, including Planning, Landlord and Tenant, Party Wall, Lease Extension / Enfranchisement, Project Management and Development. I have also acted as an Expert Witness & Single Joint Expert in numerous litigation cases and Leasehold Valuation Tribunal* hearings (*now the 1st Tier Tribunal), concerning disputes over property valuation and building defects.

In addition, I also managed a residential property, consisting of four high value apartments in Eaton Place, SW1, one of London's most exclusive addresses, for over 15 years and was involved, as a Partner, in a residential estate agency in Hertford, as a consultant to a residential agency, in St. John's Wood.

I have been Contract Administrator, Party Wall Surveyor, professional consultant and / or Project Manager on numerous developments schemes, often involved from appraisal and design / planning application stage through to completion and have also undertaken a number of property developments on my own behalf.

Outside work, I played rugby for Saracens RFC and Hertford RFC and cricket for Hertford CC, Welwyn Garden City CC and Hertfordshire County Cricket 1st XI. I am also an MCC playing member. Current CEO of Hertfordshire Cricket. I also enjoy skiing and golf.

Professional Services

Leasehold Reform Act - Residential Lease Extensions / Collective Enfranchisement (i.e. leaseholders collectively buying their freehold), acting for both landlords and tenants, which has involved preparation of valuation reports, leading negotiations and attending numerous Leasehold Valuation Tribunal* hearings (*now the 1st Tier Tribunal).

Expert Witness & Single Joint Expert - acted in numerous litigation cases, concerning disputes over property valuation and building defects.

Party Wall Act - preparation of notices and schedules of condition, liaison with both Building Owners and Adjoining Owners / surveyors, negotiation and publication of the Awards.

Planning, Landlord and Tenant negotiations, Project Management and Development - Contract Administrator, professional consultant and / or Project Manager on numerous developments schemes, often involved from appraisal and design / planning application stage through to completion and have also undertaken a number of property developments on my own behalf.

Commercial Survey and Valuation - advice to clients on their commercial portfolio, rent review, dilapidations, acquisition and disposal.

Residential Survey and Valuation - preparation of mortgage / tax / probate / matrimonial valuations, condition reports, homebuyer reports and full building surveys

Mark Everett