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A Party Wall Agreement…In simple terms

Many of the projects architecturalSERVICES are involved with have the need to consider a Party Wall Agreement. This can at first appear a daunting prospect, because of all the so called ‘horror stories’ that are given publicity on the matter. In reality it should actually be a relatively simple and uncomplicated process.

Below is a link to some extracts from The Communities and Local Government explanatory booklet Party Wall Act which explains in simple language what the Party Wall Act is and clarifies what a party wall actually is.If you would like the full booklet please take a look at this Party Wall Act – explanatory booklet.

At architecturalSERVICES all this is taken into account during the initial project appraisal stage and advice given as to the requirement of a Party Wall Agreement.

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