You will need an RICS Valuer if you are considering a Secured Lending Valuation, Probate, Expert Witness or Tax Planning Valuation.
The RICS is the world’s leading qualification for valuation professionals and is well respected by employers and clients the world over. In instructing an RICS Registered Valuer you can expect to receive the highest level of service. Operating across a wide range of asset types, a RICS Registered Valuer should be your first port of call for providing you with a full spectrum of specialist knowledge, understanding and skills, including:
RICS practice standards are renowned as the highest practice on ethics, valuation reporting and technical methods
All RICS Registered Valuers are strictly regulated and monitored to RICS standards.
The rigorous standards expected by the RICS demand core technical expertise, plus continuous training and development.
THE VALUATION TEAM
BSc (Hons) MRICS MARLA
Tim joined Lambert & Foster in 1994 and qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1996. He studied at De Montfort University, having been educated at Lancing College. Born in Tenterden and having lived all his life in East Sussex and more recently Kent, he knows the local area well. Tim originally trained as a building surveyor and specialises in planning and development work. He is an RICS Registered Valuer. Outside of work Tim enjoys shooting, vintage tractors and has a private pilot’s licence and is often in the skies carrying out aerial surveys!
BA (Hons) MSc MRICS FAAV
Jon hails from a family with close connections to the farming community in Kent. After 10 years working in London he returned to his roots by joining Lambert & Foster in 2014, having completed a Masters in Rural Estate Management at the Royal Agricultural University. By 2017 he had qualified as a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, a Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers and as a Registered Valuer. Jon now advises clients on a broad range of professional matters, including Valuation, Estate Management, the Basic Payment Scheme and Environmental Stewardship Schemes, Rural Grants and Compulsory Purchase and Compensation. Outside of work Jon is kept busy with two young daughters but can be found on the hockey or cricket field when time allows!
Katie joined Lambert & Foster in 2010 after completing a Masters in Rural Estate Management at the Royal Agricultural University. She is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS) a RICS Registered Valuer and a fellow of the Central Agricultural Association of Valuers (CAAV). Katie specialises in rural planning and valuations, carrying out work for Secured Lending, Tax and Planning purposes.
Katie lives on her family farm in East Kent where they farm a mix of arable, sheep and beef with a pedigree Sussex herd. Outside of work Katie is a keen tennis player and enjoys outdoor pursuits.
Alan is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS), a RICS Registered Valuer and a fellow of the Central Agricultural Association of Valuers (CAAV).
From a farming family in East Kent, Alan joined Lambert & Foster in 1986. He leads the Farm Agency and Auction teams as well as undertaking specialist rural valuations for lending, tax and litigation purposes. Outside of work Alan maintains his farming interests and is a keen sports fan.
BSc (Hons) PGDipSurv MRICS FAAV MBIAC
Dan grew up and worked on his family beef and lamb farm in West Kent before completing his undergraduate Geography degree at the University of Bristol in 2006. Having worked for 13 years at a Sussex based Chartered Surveying Firm, Dan moved to Lambert & Foster in 2020. Dan qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 2010 and as a Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers in 2011. Having advised clients on a range of rural professional and agency matters, Dan now tends to specialise in rural and agricultural planning, as well as valuation, utility and compensation work. Dan is also an RICS Registered Valuer and a member of the British Institute of Agricultural Consultants (BIAC).
Outside of work, Dan has a young family which keep him rather busy, but when time allows, Dan is a keen cyclist and runner and likes nothing more than a cycle tour of a European mountain range, or more closer to home, taking the kids on a few laps of Bedgebury Forest!
Farms & Land
MSc BA(Hons) MRICS
Will joined Lambert & Foster in 2020 and works in the Rural Agency and Professional Team, specialising in farm and land sales and rural professional work. Will is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors with a strong background in farm and land sales throughout Kent and Sussex.
Will also has long-standing expertise in viticulture, advising new and existing vineyard operators and landowners on site selection and land acquisition. In addition, he has experience acting as a buying agent for institutional and private buyers of farmland across the south east.
Peter is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Following professional qualification in 1985, Peter spent five years working with a small general practice partnership in the south east covering residential survey and valuation work, providing professional agricultural advice, residential agency and commercial rent reviews.
For the past 30 years, Peter has been involved solely in residential survey and secured lending valuation work within the corporate world covering Kent and Sussex.
He has recently joined Lambert & Foster as a residential surveyor, where he first obtained work experience 40 years ago!