Valuation sectors

Automotive, hotels and leisure, healthcare, minerals, waste and energy

Our commercial and residential property Valuation Consultancy team applies in-depth market knowledge, experience, research and analysis across a range of services, from loan security reviews and development viability advice, to compulsory purchase compensation and fund valuations.

Our sectors:

Automotive and roadside

We are highly experienced and qualified in specialist valuations, and consider ourselves as market leaders in this niche market, covering car showrooms, petrol filling stations and motorway service areas. We continually monitor the market to maintain our extensive database which enables us to accurately research and analyse rents, yields and values. Contact Paul Taylor

Data Centres

Unique assets like data centres need specialists with distinct expertise in their niche field. Our GVA Connect team provides accurate, fast and confidential advisory and transactional solutions across all aspects of data centre real estate. We advise developers, investors, data centre operators, national and global corporations, technology integrators and outsourcing providers. Contact Chris Jones

Hotels and leisure

Lenders and investors rely on regular, accurate valuations and well informed surveyors with a good knowledge of current market conditions. Whatever your valuation need, our Hotels and Leisure team has the experience and knowledge to value all types of hotels, leisure and trading related property, for balance sheet purposes, purchases, sales and for raising finance for acquisition or further development. Contact Gavin Brent


GVA advises on industrial property for agency and investment brokerage, valuation, planning and asset management. We are involved with all types of industrial buildings from trade counters to regional distribution centres, retail warehouses and distribution centres and research and development facilities to sub-assembly plants. Contact Nick Collins

GVA Health

Independent healthcare

The Independent healthcare team is a specialist unit dedicated to the independent health and care sectors, who have unparalleled experience in the market. Our services include business appraisals, valuations for loan security/review and balance sheet purposes and sales agency. Contact Iain Lock

NHS and primary healthcare

GVA advises clients on necessary reclassification of properties under IFRS which can have a major effect on Trust balance sheets. Our valuation and rating colleagues work closely together to maximise efficiency and cost savings for our clients. We have valued over a 1,000 NHS buildings for accounts and insurance purposes. We provide reassurance to lenders by making accurate assessments of business or asset market values and identifying opportunities for minimising risk and maximising value such as rationalisation of surplus land holdings and potential change of use. Contact Richard Taylor

Land and development

We handle acquisition and disposal of residential and mixed-use development opportunities across all sectors of the market. We provide measured consultancy advice at all stages of the development process to developers, landowners, funders, insolvency practitioners, local authorities and regeneration agencies. Contact Tom Marshall

Minerals, waste management, energy and environmental services

We focus on mineral bearing land, landfill operations, materials, recycling facilities and waste to energy assets for mineral and waste companies, the public sector, property developers, investors and landowners. Our approach ensures that we understand your business organisation and consider all aspects that can release value to your bottom line. We cover business expansion and investment, sale and leaseback opportunities, company accounts, secure lending against business/asset/development and provide specialist valuation reports. Contact Chris Lockwood


Knowing how to make the most of a cyclical market, changing trends and extracting best value for each client requires a unique blend of technical skills, market knowledge, proven transactional experience and, above all, an in-depth understanding of the dynamics of the market place. GVA’s National Offices team offers all of this on a coordinated national basis. Contact Carl Potter

Public sector

GVA works across many sub sectors including public-private, central and local government, defence, health, transportation and emergency services. We help our clients to better manage their property assets, drive efficiency savings, facilitate rationalisation or generate capital receipts and deliver development and regeneration. Our track record in creating estate strategies and advising on joint ventures and development viability makes GVA a clear choice for the public sector. Contact Nick Freeston


GVA’s Valuation Consultancy team value all types of retail property including shopping malls, high street shopping centres and department stores, out of town retail warehouses and supermarkets and food stores. We bring GVA's exhaustive range of services to retailers, brands, operators, property companies, investors, developers, landowners and local authorities. Contact Andrew Hart

Student housing

GVA has an experienced team of student housing specialists providing services for all of your student housing needs including consultancy, property management, planning, development, regeneration, rating, project management, valuation and investment. Contact Roger Lown