Principle appoints experienced chartered surveyor Sam Boot as consultant
Principle Estate Management has appointed experienced chartered surveyor and leasehold expert Samuel Boot as a consultant.
Mr Boot will specialise in valuations and negotiations on leasehold flats and houses for the Birmingham-based practice, which manages contracts nationwide.
After graduating from Birmingham City University in 2008 and qualifying as a chartered surveyor in 2010, Mr Boot worked in the property industry for Pennycuick Collins until 2017, first as a graduate surveyor, then associate partner and later partner.
He has always practised in valuation and lease consultancy matters on residential and commercial properties, with a specialism in leasehold enfranchisement, including freehold acquisitions, disposals, lease extension valuations and negotiations, applying all the latest legislation.
Mr Boot said: “Principle is a very professional firm of managing agents with a growing client base and an excellent reputation.
“I am delighted to have been approached by them to act as a consultant so that they can provide an additional service to their clients. We already have quite a few cases ongoing and I am sure this will continue to expand.”
Brett Williams, managing director of Principle, said: “Principle is a rounded firm of chartered surveyors with a focus on property management.
“As a result we have a number of clients who need specialist advice on leasehold reform matters from time to time.
“This is now a very specialist area of work and we’re pleased to have Samuel acting as a consultant to our firm so that we can support these clients in-house.”