About Us

We have extensive experience in the property industry. We give wide-ranging professional advice as Chartered Valuation Surveyors, with a particular emphasis on rent reviews and lease renewals, rating matters, compulsory purchase and compensation negotiations and valuation.

As a trained arbitrator and independent expert, John Houston regularly receives appointments from the President of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors to decide rent review disputes. He also acts as an expert witness in court proceedings related to property valuation matters.

Our main involvement is in commercial property with a particular expertise on licensed and leisure premises, such as pubs and restaurants.  John Houston acts as an Independent Assessor under the Pubs Code, etc Regulations 2016, and provides rental valuation advice for the MRO.

We provide our clients with one-to-one, knowledgeable, professional advice and balanced solutions to their property issues.

Our company, john houston consulting, is recommended by our clients for its expertise, yet its ability to explain complex, technical matters in everyday language at competitive rates.

Refreshing reassuring advice. Objective. Reliable. Straightforward. Efficient. Cost effective.