This year CS2 has decided to show support of property industry charity CRASH by joining their 2013 'No Christmas Card Appeal'. Read more about the charity and our support here...
CS2 continues to strengthen our team with promotions.
CS2 Birmingham has continued to develop over the past year, with recent staff appointments and promotions. With this blog we take a closer look at our Birmingham team…
CS2 and Weightmans are pleased to announce an upcoming seminar focusing on the recent developments in dilapidations cases.
CS2 promotes Senior Quantity Surveyor Ben Griffiths to Associate Director of the QS division, and welcomes Building Surveyor Owen Williams to the Birmingham team.
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This year CS2 proudly sponsored the 12th anniversary EN North West Entrepreneur of the Year awards.
Over the past year there has been numerous staff developments at the CS2 Manchester office. With this blog we take some time to get to know our Manchester office team, and their mascot Dilly…
On the 19th September, CS2 held a 7-a-side football tournament in support of the annual LandAid Day which is on the 10th October. The event was held at Barnet FC’s The Hive which CS2 project managed.
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CS2 attended the largest business-to-business networking event for the retail and retail property industries in September. Read more about it here...
The regeneration of the Bullring over the past decade has led to its positioning as one of the UK's strongest shopping centres. This article discusses the changes which have taken place...
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The following blog considers portfolio revitalisation and the benefit it can bring in regard to returns from property assets.
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Steven Day is CS2’s London Director and a Cat A and B refurbishment, Pre-Acquisition and Party Wall expert. Within this blog we take some time out to get to know a bit more about him...
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The following blog highlights CS2's strong track record in the industrial sector.
The following blog introduces FRS 12 dilapidations reviews, why you should consider procuring this advice and how CS2 can help in this regard.
The following blog discusses the effect of technology on the retail industry, and the growing need to have a flexible property portfolio.
Andrew is the director of the CS2 Birmingham office. In this blog he discusses his role within the retail sector...
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The following blog considers façade risk assessments and why they are important in helping retailers to manage risk….
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Mark Wadman promoted to Associate Director of the Birmingham Office, and John Gardner and Ben Cook join the Northampton CS2 team.
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CS2 is delighted to be acting as employers agent and CDM Co-ordinator in the development of the new Thurlow Nunn Vauxhall Brand Centre.
It is with great sadness that CS2 announces the sudden passing away of senior surveyor Pauraic Kiernan MRICS on the afternoon of Friday 19th ...
On Friday 5th July, CS2 Bristol took 30 key clients to Bristol Golf Club for a round of golf. Fortunately the sun was shining for all 18 holes. Fol ...
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This post by Richard Beresford-Linnell discusses CS2’s involvement with Barnet FC and how we have helped them to create and deliver world class ...
Dilapidations is one of CS2’s specialist areas and we have a proactive approach to carrying out dilapidation surveys and dealing with liabilit ...
In the following blog, Andrew Jenkins, Director of the CS2 Birmingham office comments on a recent article published in Property Week in regard to the IPD quarterly index…
David Jay is CS2’s resident dilapidations and retail expert. Within this blog we take some time out to get to know a bit more about him, his working life and his love of the bicycle…
The CS2 team has noticed a growing trend within our retail client base of splitting large retail units into smaller units to let. We are working with ...
The issue surrounding R22 refrigerants and how they contribute to global warming is currently a subject of thorough debate. New regulation will com ...
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When did you join CS2 and how have you helped to develop the business?
CS2 are experts in the management and delivery of refurbishments on behalf of fund management clients. A thorough understanding of the complexities of ...
Reinstatement cost assessments are required by most UK insurance underwriters in order to provide a professional evaluation of a building’s rebu ...
Jonathon Grove is taking part in Property Weeks, Property Ashes!
Two new starters have joined CS2 this June further strengthening our Manchester team.
This post discusses the topic of brand and service delivery.
This post discusses a recent new client for the CS2 Manchester office.
This post discusses a recent Property Week event. Steven Day comments on the event and key discussion points of the day…
Guy Barlow joins the London team as Senior Surveyor
CS2's cost consultancy team has grown this March, further strengthening our service across the UK.
Amanda Lewis has been promoted to Quant ...
The government plans to introduce a minimum energy performance standard, preventing landlords from letting commercial properties with F and G EPC ratings from 2018.
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CS2 were proud to assist Picton Capital Ltd in the repair and refurbishment of 1 Chancery Lane, a prestigious office building within the City of London.
This post discusses the topic of contingency fees. Despite recent debate, David Jay argues that contingency fees still have their place but war ...
CS2 Secure is delighted to be providing the following for this new agricultural client:
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In part 2 of Getting the Most Out of Your Surveyor we discuss the pre-acquisition, due diligence and transactional process.
Meet the CS2 team at MIPIM 2013
Getting The Most Out of Your Surveyor In Commercial Property Transactions | Tips for Solicitors
The London office of CS2 has relocated from its Cheapside premises to a prime city centre location.
This year instead of sending cards to our clients and industry colleagues we have decided to support Movember and are featured on the Estates Gazette ...
The fellowship is an honoured position within the property industry. It acknowledges the professional’s dedication, experience and achievements. ...
Our Northampton office has moved to a larger premises in the business hub of Northampton.
Our new address details are:< ...
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Drinks event take an exciting change with Bristol Conker Championship.
Over 300 property professionals from the Bristol area took part in Bristol Property Agents Association Cyclosportive Event.
Keep informed by joining the new @CS2_Surveyors twitter feed. We will be announcing regular business communication tweets and hope to build our s ...
CS2 London take to the streets of the City of London for LandAid.
Debate on the link between environment and health and the role it plays in delivering a sustainable future.
Senior Quantity Surveyor from CS2 Northampton takes up the challenge of cycling 300 miles,
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CS2 experts Andrew Jenkins and Mark Edwards attend BCSC
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Tom Harris from CS2 Birmingham completes a charity bike ride on behalf of Cynthia Spencer Hospice.
A High Court ruling provides reassurance to landlords in regards to the application of empty property rate relief.
CS2 are proud to announce they are official club sponsors of Hereford United Football Club
The CS2 Bristol office recently took part in the annual Bristol Property Agents Association (BPAA) Boules event held in Clifton.
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CS2 highlights super prime residential expertise within the London residential property market.
David Jay publishes an article on the psychology of negotiation and how it can be used to supplement technical knowledge and the five cardinal sins you must avoid.
CS2 is delighted to announce that Steven Day has been promoted and is now the director in charge of the CS2 London office.
Mark Humphries, an Associate at CS2 Bristol office, recently attended a two day RICS Governing Council and property conference in Beijing.
On the 6th April, the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 came into force, which updates previous asbestos regulations.
CS2 have been appointed to undertake schedules of condition and defect analysis reports on properties on Metrolink lines, a total of 18 properties in all.
CS2 were instructed by GB Oils to undertake stock condition surveys of 35 sites throughout remotest Scotland, including the surrounding islands.
CS2 is committed to making health and safety an intrinsic part of daily working life at CS2.
CS2 join team in the topping out ceremony of Berry Bros & Rudd new South London distribution centre based in Battersea.
The CS2 team completed the CS2 Charity Cycle Ride 2011 on Sunday 11th September raising £5000 for the LionHeart and Stars Appeal charities.
CS2 has been appointed to help transform Hereford United's Starlite Rooms in time for their 40 year FA Cup celebrations.
As part of the Old Northamptonians, Vince Owen, Director and Mark Edwards, Senior Building Surveyor at CS2, took part in two highly successful rugby coaching sessions in the townships of South Africa during a recent tour of Cape Town.
CS2 Managing Director, Andrew Mather and Director, David Jay both embark on cycling endeavours during summer 2011 to support charitable activity.
CS2 complete project management of Wayside's new BMW and MINI dealership at J14, Milton Keynes.
CS2 are proud sponsors of the CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year competition.
CS2's Birmingham office, led by director Andrew Jenkins, continues to develop and grow.
The building survey is an essential part of the process when acquiring premises. Alan Edge, a director of chartered building surveyors CS2 Limited, explains …