Our Property Evaluation & Advise team helps our clients’ through the complete property lifecycle – for evaluation for new developments, analysing the condition of an existing property, analysing feasibility for future development. We manage our services for a portfolio of projects or one-off basis – and help investors to position their properties for success.


Our statutory compliance service provides the client with an overview of all the required, permitted, or enacted rules and checks necessary for developing a property.

  • Building regulation & compliance review
  • Condition Surveys
  • Owner registration mapping
  • Compliance certifications


Be it an existing development or a new real-estate development, evaluation and planning for ensuring consent from the regulatory bodies require a considerable amount of work. Further to providing advisory, we undertake planning applications on behalf of our clients. Other services provided include

  • Site-resolution and planning
  • Due-diligence studies
  • Feasibility assessment studies
  • Planning applications


We assist in developing effective design solutions to ensure compliance with the regulations. Design coordination and management are undertaken for the following.

  • Fire Compliance Certification
  • Disabled Access Certification (DAC)

We also provide the following services as part of our Property Evaluation and Advise offering.

  • Building Energy Rating Assessment (BER)
  • Alternate Usability Review
  • Options Analysis

Want to develop a property?

Contact us to get an assessment to position your property for success.

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Richard O’Riordan
Operations Director

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​T: +353 (0) 86 780 2784
E: [email protected]

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