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WHY CHOOSE US
Certified Property Experts
Our service is built on the highest ethical standards, training and qualifications, ensuring our Experts have the technical knowledge to undertake any instruction while maximising our Clients experience and results.
Our service is delivered by experts with local knowledge, absolute integrity, excellent customer service and accurate honest advice. Whether it's dealing with homeowners, landlords and tenants or other property experts we've got you covered.
Our Experts will assist you every step of the way. We will meet you at your convenience, estimate the market value of your property, agree the marketing strategy and complete the sale.
Our lettings Expert will assist you with your residential and commercial lettings needs. Whether it's find a suitable tenant or property to occupy.
Our "Regulated by RICS" Experts are best placed to provide you with a discrete valuation of all types of property, be that residential, commercial and land.
From organising inventories and arranging for properties to be cleaned pre-tenancy, right through to handling deposit negotiations once the tenancy has come to an end, our Experts have got you covered.
Compulsory Purchase Compensation
Having worked in the District Valuer's office, our Experts are best placed to secure the compensation for the value of the land taken, Severance and Injurious Affection and Disturbance
Domestic & Business Rates Appeals
Our Experts are leaders in this field, being the only Agents who hold the RICS Rating Diploma. We cover all types of property in both the residential and commercial sectors.
Gowlands is a sector-leading firm of Chartered Surveyors.
Launched in 2018, by John Gowland MRICS, as a trusted regulated local firm for local property owners and occupiers.
John Gowland is a full member of the RICS and Rating Diploma Holders Section. Starting out in an estate agency practice in 2003, John balanced working in a fast-paced agency while obtaining a BSc (Hons) in Estate Agency and he was awarded the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Certificate of Excellence for his studies. Following that he completed a post-graduate diploma in Surveying and most recently completed the RICS Rating Diploma (he is acknowledged as being the only Agent in Northern Ireland to hold this qualification).
John has a working knowledge of the District Valuer's Office at Land & Property Services where he undertook work in the areas of Domestic and Non-domestic Rating, Compulsory Purchase Compensation and Acquisitions and Disposals.
RICS Rating Diploma
Full Member of The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
Member of the Institute of Revenues Rating & Valuation (IRRV)
BSc (Hons) Estate Agency
"Recognised as the Gold Standard"
THE STANDARDS WE MAINTAIN
Gowlands is "Regulated by RICS" and maintains the highest possible standards.
Being trustworthy in all that we do.
Being open and transparent in the way we work.
Sharing appropriate and necessary information with all of our clients and/or others.
Respecting confidential information of our clients and potential clients.
Don’t divulge information to others unless it is appropriate to do so.
Not taking advantage of our clients, colleagues, third parties or anyone to whom we owe a duty of care.
Not allowing bias, conflict of interest or the undue influence of others to override our professional or business judgements and obligations.
Making clear to all interested parties where a conflict of interest, or even a potential conflict of interest, arises between the interests of our clients and those of our own.
Not offering or accepting gifts, hospitality or services, which might suggest an improper obligation.
Acting consistently in the public interest when it comes to making decisions or providing advice.