Residential

Each of our offices enjoys a prominent position within the towns that we operate in. In each office is an experienced Estate Agency team that including valuers, negotiators and administration team. Our staff are all well qualified and we are proud of their professional skills and integrity.

Commercial

Durrants commercial department offers a range of services from sales and lettings through management and specific professional advice. We cover all types of commercial property East Anglia including shops, industrial units, offices and retail space.

Auctions

Durrants carry out a range of auctions including residential, agricultural and commercial property, farm and industrial machinery, fine art, antiques, collectables and bankrupt stock. We have our own sale rooms in Beccles and we offer live bidding on a variety of platforms such as www.the-saleroom.com and www.i-bidder.com in order to extend the goods that we offer to as wide an audience as possible.

Building Surveying

Durrants’ Building Consultancy can provide Building Surveying services ranging from commercial and residential building surveys and RICS Homebuyer Reports to landlord and tenant advice and insurance reinstatement assessments. The department has two qualified Chartered Building Surveyors who can call on a number of years’ experience in these fields.

Architecture

Durrant’s Building Consultancy can provide full architectural services as part of the building consultancy function of the company. Our Chartered Architect is able to provide comprehensive advice and schemes to help you realize your aspirations.

Agriculture

The roots of the firm stem from the agricultural community, and this remains true today. Our team has extensive knowledge and is able to give practical advice on a range of subjects. One of the strengths of Durrants is that we are also able to call on our colleagues to advise in specialist fields when required.

Planning

Our team, as part of the Building Consultancy function of the company, is able to provide specialist planning advice. Our Town Planner has extensive knowledge of all matters planning. Planning is often a complex matter and we are able to fully advise you on the implications of any schemes you may be considering.

Project Management

Durrants’ Building Consultancy is able to provide specialist knowledge and advice in development projects, both from conception through to completion, and which includes the on-site project management of the works. Whilst we do not provide a Clerk-of-Works service we can oversee the construction of a development project from concept to completion, including on-site management and administration of the Defects Liability period. Our skills are in managing contractors and other consultants to deliver a scheme to meet the client’s brief.

Specialist Advice

This section describes the other services we can provide which fall outside of the other areas we operate in. These services are provided within the Building Consultancy team at Durrants.

Facilities Management

The Facilities Management Team offers a service to landlords who may have a range of property types from Country Estates to blocks of residential flats, moorings, or commercial property. Our specialists are able to tailor a service to your needs. All rents are manged within an RICS approved accounting package which offers you total accountability.