We are looking forward to an exciting 2020 with a move into Exeter.

Chairman Graham Ford said: “I am delighted to announce that we have opened an office in Exeter further expanding our professional services and planning departments. The office is located at Exeter Business Park and will offer a full range of professional services including valuation, planning and strategic development work.”

The offices, close to the M5, will be manned by a number of professionals who are already familiar figures among the Exeter business community.

Tim Smith BSc Hons MRICS, who has recently joined the firm as an Associate, will be working from the base alongside Mark Chugg MRICS, Partner in the Development Land and Planning Department.

Graeme Biffen MRICS FAAV, Partner at the Tiverton branch, will complete the team and also operate out of the Exeter office. He will divide his time between Tiverton and Exeter. He undertakes a wide variety of professional and agency work throughout Devon, Somerset and Cornwall, with a particular emphasis on valuation work, renewable energy and compensation matters.

Tim was born in Devon and has over 20 years’ post qualification experience, the last 16 years of which have been spent working in the South West. He specialises in development land agency, valuation and consultancy, as well as strategic land.

Having worked for several large surveying practices as well as client-side for a large private property company, he has been involved with a wide range of developments in a number of sectors.

To contact the Exeter office please call 01392 908777 or email exeter@gth.net.

Photo l-r: Mark Chugg, Tim Smith and Graeme Biffen