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1st Edition

Starting and Developing a Surveying Business

ISBN 9781315040530
Published October 11, 2013 by Estates Gazette
176 Pages

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Book Description

Starting and Developing a Surveying Business shows how surveyors can develop their own successful small business.

For surveyors thinking of taking this step, guidance is provided on the pros and cons which will help the right decision to be made, and the key factors which help see the business through its early stages. For surveyors already running their own small business, consideration is given to factors which will help profitability and growth potential.

Table of Contents

1. Assessing the Opportunities   2. Personal Qualities and Working Methods   3. Finance and Cash Flow   4. Business Plans   5. Business Status and Tax Issues   6. Winning Business   7. Business Growth   8. Case Illustrations and Other Issues   9. RICS Requirements   10. VAT   11. Accounting   12. Property Investment and Development Interests

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Austen Imber combines surveying with business and training consultancy to companies in the property sector. Clients range from international property consultancies, government agencies, and corporates, to small surveying businesses and individual surveyors. He is a former director of a small plc property investment company, and also runs his own consultancy.