Better Prepared was formed from the residential department of Kirkby & Diamond, (See Profile) established by Duncan Kirkby in 1980. Duncan and his team now work from modern offices just off Junction 14 (M1). The Company carries out all the usual surveys and valuations for house buyers, probate, matrimonial disputes etc.
The Company opened an energy and sustainability department in 2006 and this has grown to become a significant part of the business and provides SAP ratings, Energy Performance Certificates, Display Energy Certificates, Code for Sustainable Homes and Eco Homes assessments as well as sustainabilty statements for Part 1B.
Professional Associations & Certifications
- RICS, NHER, BRE
- Beds, Bucks, Herts, Northants. except for SAP/Code etc. which we undertake countrywide
- Credit Cards
|Address||13 Diamond Court, Fox Milne|
Products & Services
RICS Home Buyer Report
RICS Condition Report
Schedules of Condition & Repair
Energy Performance Certificates
Particularly impressed with Alison’s customer service. I was recommended to use you by Jules at First Steps and I would recommend you to anyone else. Thanks!
Thank you for the swift reply and outstanding service to my valuation request! I am very much appreciative of your help and advice concerning this matter and will be recommending the services of your company to all which require it.
You have restored my faith in this industry’s professional work ethic.
Very quick efficient service. I was kept informed throughout. I am very happy with the service I received.
In comparison to other surveyors we have used in the past this company shines above the rest. Good quality, thorough report and good value too!
From Our Website
Ian leads our team of specialists. A former director of Valunation & Wolton Chartered Surveyors, he gets stuck in Surveying daily. Ian also oversees expert witness matters, contributes to RICS valuation policy and advises various educational institutions on survey, energy and valuation related matters. Ian mainly covers our Suffolk and Essex locations. Mark heads our Milton Keynes based team and is involved with all the inspection and survey services we provide. Having formerly worked at eSurv and Wolton Chartered Surveyors as a Building Surveyor and Valuer for several years, Mark joined BPL in 2013, proving to be an integral part of the team.