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The state or process of falling into decay or being in disrepair.

Dilapidations is an area in which Black Cat Building Consultancy specialise. We have a proven track record in providing commercial solutions for both landlords and tenants which varies from site specific assessments and claims through to the management of whole portfolios.

We provide the following services:

  • Accounting provisions and liability assessments
  • Strategies for the management of dilapidations cases and break clauses
  • Preparation of dilapidations claims
  • Negotiation and settlement
  • Procurement of works to demonstrate compliance
  • Portfolio management of lease events
  • Expert witness mattters
  • Schedules of Condition

We are frequently introduced to clients through legal firms with whom we work closely where disputes have arisen.

At Black Cat Building Consultancy, we are passionate about our work, firm in our opinions, clear in our advice and we go further than our competitors to offer an unrivalled level of support.

Pragmatic and commercial approach

We pride ourselves on the consistently high quality of our service and we like to approach dilapidation scenarios or events as if we are the client and it is our own liability or money.

We apply our knowledge and considerable experience to our client’s particular scenario to ensure that the correct strategy is adopted from the outset. Where works are required, we offer a turnkey solution with a single point of contact from inception through to settlement.

In order to ensure that our advice is complete and detailed, we often bring together and manage on your behalf a wider team of professionals including Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Consultants, Environmental Consultants, Quantity Surveyors, Valuers and other specialists.

We only use the very best consultants who share our passion and enthusiasm and work very closely with our clients and their legal teams to support them throughout the whole process.

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