Archive for October, 2015

7 – Olive Stores – Organise the work – part 1

7 – Olive Stores – Organise the work – part 1

| 17th October 2015 | 0 Comments

How I Organised the Work on my Property Development – Part 1 Olive Stores, Brenchley, Kent TN12 7NQ No 7 in series Now the fun starts…… ……….in previous articles about the Olive Stores project we dealt with finding a property, negotiation the deal, designing a scheme, obtaining planning permission, buying the property and finding & […]

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6 – Olive Stores – employing contractors

6 – Olive Stores – employing contractors

| 17th October 2015 | 0 Comments

How to Employ Builders and Sub-Contractors Olive Stores, Brenchley, Kent TN12 7NQ No 6 in series     In the last article I informed you as to how you can find quality Builders / Sub-Contractors to price your works. Now I would like to tell you how best to select and employ your ‘Power Team’ […]

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5 – Olive Stores – Builders and Subcontractors

5 – Olive Stores – Builders and Subcontractors

| 17th October 2015 | 0 Comments

How to Find Builders and Subcontractors Olive Stores, Brenchley, Kent TN12 7NQ No 5 in series We have go this point because I have “Found and Negotiated the Purchase”, “Designed a Scheme and Obtained Planning”, “Purchased the Property” and now I need to find and employ the team that is going to carry out the […]

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4 – Olive Stores – The purchase process

4 – Olive Stores – The purchase process

| 17th October 2015 | 0 Comments

The Purchase Process Olive Stores, Brenchley, Kent TN12 7NQ No 4 in series No 1 in this series dealt with “How I found my development opportunity” , No2 explained “How to negotiate the purchase” and No 3 dealt with ” the design and planning” Now we come to “The purchase process”. Once the purchase has been […]

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3 – Olive Stores – Design and Planning

3 – Olive Stores – Design and Planning

| 17th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Design and Planning – How I Designed the Scheme for the Development and then Obtained Planning Permission Olive Stores, Brenchley, Kent TN12 7NQ No 3 in series The last article entitled ‘Olive Stores – Negotiate Purchase’ told the story of how I located and agreed a deal to buy the Olive Stores property in the pretty […]

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2 – Olive Stores – Negotiate Purchase

2 – Olive Stores – Negotiate Purchase

| 17th October 2015 | 0 Comments

How to Negotiate the Purchase of your Development Opportunity Olive Stores, Brenchley, Kent TN12 7NQ No 2 in series In my previous article I told you the story of How I found my Development opportunity. Now I am going to tell you how I negotiated the purchase Having carried out my due diligence I contacted the […]

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1 – Olive Stores – Development Opportunity

1 – Olive Stores – Development Opportunity

| 17th October 2015 | 0 Comments

How I found my Development Opportunity Olive Stores, Brenchley, Kent TN12 7NQ No 1 in series In October 2013 I found an advert on Rightmove advertising for sale a property called Olive Stores, Brenchley; a beautiful village just outside Tunbridge Wells. The property was due to go to Auction with Clive Emson Auctioneers early November. […]

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17 – Barn Conversion – Week 13

17 – Barn Conversion – Week 13

| 12th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Maddomswood Barn Conversion Week 13 – 12th to 16th October I feel a huge sense of relief this morning; up until this point we have been under a great deal of pressure to complete the ground works, foundations and brickwork in time to meet the programme date for the erection of the scaffold and the […]

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16 – Barn Conversion – Week 12

16 – Barn Conversion – Week 12

| 12th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Maddomswood Barn Conversion Week 12 – 5th – 9th of October Monday It’s Monday and it is raining….again! Today is one of my Bench Mark days…today Andy Feaver and Joe arrive to start the work to the Oak Structure.   It will be a slow start as they will first meet the engineer to go […]

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15 – Barn Conversion – Week 11

15 – Barn Conversion – Week 11

| 12th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Maddomswood Barn Conversion Week 11 – 28th – 2nd October Monday The sun is shining and we are feeling great….but not for long… An early start this morning…6.30am. We have only got today, Monday, to dig the 100m trench from the road crossing we dug on Friday to the A21 road for the Gas (SGN- […]

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