Emma Smith
Emma Smith
MRICS FAAV
Chartered Surveyor

Key Skills

Valuations
Completion of property valuations for various purposes including acquisition, secured lending, capital taxation and tax planning.

Landlord & Tenant
Advising on all aspects of the Landlord/Tenant relationship including creation of tenancy and licence agreements, rent reviews, liability for repairs, succession and end of tenancy negotiations.

Property Sales & Acquisitions
Dealing with all aspects of rural property and land sales and acquisitions.

Farm Business Management
Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) applications and advice, Countryside Stewardship Scheme (Mid-Tier Schemes/ Water Capital Grants/ /Hedgerow and Boundary Grants) and other rural grant applications.

Compensation
Negotiating and managing compensation claims on behalf of landowners and occupiers affected by third party access including water pipelines, electricity and gas mains.

GIS Mapping
Production of GIS plans for a range of purposes including for submission to Land Registry, general ownership plans, cropping maps and boundary changes.

 

Education & Qualifications

  • Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
  • Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV).
  • BSc (Hons) Rural Enterprise and Land Management – Harper Adams University

 

Hobbies & Interests

Member and current Secretary of Kirklinton Young Farmers Club, skiing, r unning and w alking.

 

Background

I grew up on the family farm in North Yorkshire before going to University. I joined H&H in 2014 as a placement student before returning as a graduate and then qualifying as a Chartered Surveyor. I still remain actively involved in the farm, returning on weekends.

 

My Happy Place

On a ski slope.

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