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About Us – We work with a network of more than 60 surveyors  covering England and Wales. They are fully employed and RICS qualified which enables us to guarantee high quality reporting standards and excellent customer service. We pride ourselves as specialists in our field by providing our customers with a selection of red book commercial valuations and building surveys. Additionally, we are proud to be experts in Commercial Business Evaluations in the Health, Retail and Leisure industry.

In addition to our professional team of surveyors, our management team can claim many years’ experience in providing high levels of customer service whilst maintaining tight schedules.

To learn more about us and how we will handle your request, please see our set of behaviours below:

We Centre all our efforts around your individual request.

We offer a quick and high quality Service.

We are Determined to support you with what is best for you and your investment.


Our core values and set of behaviours help us in our day-to-day decision making process, they help us to remain productive and they encourage all our staff members to question every action and activity which does not follow these outlined behaviours. We use our values and behaviours to keep our clients and potential customers informed about our identity. We are committed to offering a great product and service as we know it influences decisions both inside and outside our organisation. All staff members work with integrity, always acting with honesty and respect towards colleagues and clients.


Andrew EllisonAndrew Ellison – Director

Andrew has over 30 years’ experience in practice, almost all within the commercial sphere. Having trained at the Inland Revenue Valuation Office, Andrew has worked for a number of public and private practice organisations since, including Rapleys, Bath City Council, TBSV and Countrywide Commercial. Andrew has had a brief period in academia (7 years) where he became Associate Head of Property at the University of the West of England, with responsibility for the design and delivery of all the RICS accredited general practice and building surveying programmes taught there. Elected as a Fellow of the RICS in 2015, Andrew decided to return to commercial private practice, initially with Eddisons Taylors, and is most excited to have become the senior surveyor at Commercial Surveyors Direct.

Discover more about Andrew in our recent blog interview.




Andrew’s area for business appraisals and valuations includes:

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Peter GregoryPeter Gregory – Senior Surveyor

Peter qualified as a chartered surveyor in 1996. He started his career with the Valuation Office Agency before venturing into the private sector in the late 1990’s, attaining a wealth of experience in the real estate industry. In the past he has advised clients in relation to business rates appeals and undertaken the negotiation of rent reviews and lease renewals, acting for both landlords and tenants.  In more recent times he has primarily focused on property valuation, principally in the commercial sector. This includes not only retail, office and industrial premises but he also has specialist knowledge of the healthcare, education and licensed premises markets. He provides valuation advice for a wide range of clients that includes banks, property investment companies, pension funds, solicitors and private individuals.

Discover more about Peter in our recent blog interview.



Peters’s area for business appraisals and valuations includes:

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John CousinsJohn Cousins – Senior Surveyor

John has over 30 years property valuation experience working in private practice. Throughout his career he has dealt with retail, office and industrial property as well as development situations. In addition, John has valued specialist properties owned or operated by diverse organisation as The Environment Agency, Thames Water, MoD, various local authorities and statutory bodies. As well as valuation advice John has undertaken the negotiation of rent reviews and lease renewals and the disposal of development land and buildings. Throughout his career he has acted for charities, Trade Unions, Housing Associations as well as lenders.




John’s area for commercial valuations includes:

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Julie White

Julie White – Commercial Administrator

Julie is an experienced administrative officer with over 30 years of admin experience in a variety of posts, from an architect’s firm, to the MOD and more recently 6 ½ years spent working on the frontline in an extremely busy A+E department.  She has returned to England from Northern Ireland recently to be closer to family and in her spare time she enjoys travelling and reading crime thrillers.

Discover more about Julie in our recent blog interview.