Richard Benwell Joins Castria Design

Richard Benwell has joined Castria Design.  Castria offers an integrated architecture and engineering service with a creative business culture.  Richard has a proven track record and excellent customer service as a Chartered Surveyor in Cornwall. You can contact...

Climate Change – What can we do about it?

By the year 2050 our sector needs to reduce the carbon emissions by 84 billion tonnes. This is a huge challenge, but how are we responding? The World Green Building Council (WGBC) have calculated that to limit the rate of global warming to just 2°C, then we need to...

The Housing Market is facing Uncertainty

The UK housing market is going through a period of uncertainty at the moment with the latest RICS Residential Market Survey showing that house price inflation has dropped again. There is a general trend of both housing sales activity and new buyer enquiries...

Why should you use a Surveyor for your Building Project?

Taking on a building project is no easy task. Here we look at why using a chartered surveyor can help you manage your project and make sure you run on time and budget. Managing your Project and the Risks As we all see regularly on television time management for your...
What First Time Buyers need to know

What First Time Buyers need to know

It’s First Time Buyers fortnight where people are being inspired to buy their first homes. Here we look at what you should know and understand before you make the commitment to purchase your first home. Most people are encouraged to do as much research as they...