Adkin would like to reassure their clients that the office will remain fully functional for the duration of the second lockdown. If you have any queries please continue to call the main office number.
The majority of surveyors will be working from home. If you need to contact them directly please call their mobile number which can be found on our ‘People’ page.
All calls and emails will be returned and actioned as soon as possible but please be patient as we adapt to the change in working practices again. Please be assured that Adkin will continue to provide its usual high level of service during this challenging time.
Adkin’s latest Farming and Property Bulletin covers, amongst other things, the Sustainable Food and Farming Scheme white paper, the Government funded Green Energy Grant scheme and the latest Covid-19 financial support measures. The full article can be found here; NFU Bulletin – October 2020
We are pleased to announce that Rosie has joined the team as a Graduate Surveyor.
Rosie graduated from Harper Adams University in 2020 with a BSc Hons degree in Rural Enterprise and Land Management. During her time at University, she completed a work placement year on a large Norfolk Estate as Trainee Land Agent gaining valuable estate management experience. Rosie then joined Adkin in September 2020 and is currently working towards becoming both a Chartered Surveyor and Fellow of the CAAV.
Adkin’s latest Farming and Property Bulletin covers the 2020 Harvest, Government Planning Reforms & Environmental Targets and updates on the latest rules regarding Residential Lettings in view of the ongoing Coronavirus situation. The full article can be found here;
NFU Bulletin – Sept 2020
We are delighted to announce the election of Simon Alden as Junior Vice President of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV).
Simon has been a member of the affiliated organisation, the Berks & Oxon Rural Valuers Association Committee for many years and was Chairman in 1999. He was an examiner for the Southern Group of the CAAV for ten years becoming chief examiner in 2007 and has been a member of the Education & Examination Committee of the CAAV since 2007, serving as its Chairman since 2009. He has been on the CAAV Council since 2004, serves on the Future Skills Group and was elected to the CAAV Executive Committee in 2019.
Click here for the latest article written by Kevin Prince for the Hampshire Chronicle
Sept farm blog Hampshire Chronicle
Adkin are currently marketing the beautiful farmstead of Rectory Farm in Northmoor, Oxfordshire. You can find full details on our own ‘Property Page’ but we were delighted to see it featured in this week’s Country Life as one of their ‘Properties of the Week’.
Country Life Article
We are looking for ambitious and motivated surveyors to join our team based in the picturesque village of Ardington in Oxfordshire.
We are particularly interested in experienced graduates, recently qualified surveyors or those who have up to 5 years post qualification experience in a broad range of rural professional work. In addition, we have an immediate requirement for a surveyor or equivalent candidate who has significant experience with the Basic Payment Scheme, environmental schemes and our expanding workload in areas such as natural capital, biodiversity, soils, water and climate change.
Should you wish to discuss the positions available, please contact Simon Alden on 07710 900681.
Further details can be found here: Surveyor Advert – July 2020
Kevin Prince wrote the following article which recently appeared in the Hampshire Chronicle;
News Item – July farm blog Hampshire Chronicle
This article appeared in Country Life Magazine in November 2019 and gives some insight into the pros and cons of buying or selling a property with an agricultural tie or Agricultural Occupancy Condition (AOC)