The Commercial Building Surveying team is led by Mike Sutton, a Chartered Building Surveyor with extensive experience within the property and construction sector. He has 29 years’ experience working within the property profession for partnerships and corporate property consultancy practices across the Midlands with a broad spectrum of private sector clients on commercial, retail, industrial and mixed-use property.

The team has been involved in a variety of building survey projects in Worcestershire and the wider West Midlands area and they have developed something of an expertise for carrying out commercial building surveys, schedules of condition and dilapidations surveys as well as advising on commercial property fit outs and planned preventative maintenance programmes.

The department is supported by Consultant Building Surveyor Bill Fellows who has over 35 years’ experience carrying out valuations and building survey advice to private individuals, property companies and financial institutions. Karen Coles who helps manage our Building Surveyors’ schedules and as very experienced PA and Property Administrator takes a lot of time to understand what clients need, for what purpose and when.

Services Included

Building surveys

Schedules of condition and dilapidations reports

Planned maintenance schedules

Advice on new office/warehouse fit out

Advice on possible refurbishment schemes

Costings for commercial development

Project management

What Our Clients Say...

Cox Mahon

We instructed GJS Dillon to prepare a reinstatement cost assessment for building insurance purposes. We were delighted with the quality of the report which was issued in a timely manner and the personable approach given to the instruction by Mike Sutton, their Director of Building Surveying.

Brocks Holdings Limited

We were very impressed with Mike’s commerciality and experience, always keeping his observations in the context of our requirements.

The report itself was clear and concise and concentrated on those significant issues which may affect our interest in the building post acquisition. All in all, very impressive from start to finish.

Case Studies

Pre-acquisition building survey for investment purposes

  • Brocks Holdings Limited
  • Grade II listed, circa 1830 with later additions and alterations
The property is located in Worcester City Centre, directly north of Worcester High Street. The surrounding area of Foregate Street and The Tything are, in the main, occupied by professional...
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Reinstatement Cost Assessment for Building Insurance purposes

  • Cox Mahon
  • The Tudor House, New Road, Bromsgrove
On behalf of our client, GJS Dillon undertook an inspection of The Tudor House, 1-3 New Road, Bromsgrove for the purposes of assessing its reinstatement cost for building insurance purposes.
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Talk to our Commercial Building Surveying team

Mike Sutton

Director of Commercial Building Surveying

Karen Coles

Practice Manager

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