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Summer spectacular for DM Hall after a year of growth, promotions and investment

More than 300 people will gather this weekend (Friday 22 June) for a spectacular occasion which is the culmination of another year of success, growth and transformation at DM Hall, one of Scotland’s leading firms of Chartered Surveyors. Partners and staff of the Scotland-wide firm will join solicitors, agents, bankers and communications specialists for the black tie DM Hall Summer Ball at the most glamorous hotel in Edinburgh, Prestonfield House. The night of opulence and grandeur will also have a strong charitable purpose. It is expected to raise thousands of [...]

Summer spectacular for DM Hall after a year of growth, promotions and investment2018-12-18T10:47:40+00:00

DM Hall makes key new appointment in Aberdeen

DM Hall, one of Scotland's leading independent firms of Chartered Surveyors, has once again secured the talents of commercial property expert Stuart Johnston to lead the Commercial Property Team in its busy Aberdeen office. He re-joins as a Partner and will head up the team’s Valuation, Agency and Building Consultancy divisions for the firm’s North Group covering Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Moray and the Highlands. He said: “I am delighted to have re-joined DM Hall and am looking forward to working with my commercial colleagues to build and develop the business in [...]

DM Hall makes key new appointment in Aberdeen2018-12-18T10:47:40+00:00

DM Hall’s Summer Ball at Prestonfield House will raise funds for its two charity partners, Alzheimer Scotland and Macmillan Cancer Support

A sumptuous night of glitz, humour and networking – all in a very worthy cause - is to be staged by DM Hall, one of Scotland’s leading independent firms of chartered surveyors, at Edinburgh’s beautiful Prestonfield House on Friday, 22 June 2018. And as well as lots of fun, the evening will be dedicated to some serious fundraising on behalf of DM Hall’s two charity partners, Alzheimer Scotland and Macmillan Cancer Support. Both charities have been assisted by the firm over the past 18 months and the fundraising Summer Ball [...]

DM Hall’s Summer Ball at Prestonfield House will raise funds for its two charity partners, Alzheimer Scotland and Macmillan Cancer Support2018-12-18T10:47:41+00:00

DM Hall sells former hardware and furniture shop in Alford, Aberdeenshire, for residential development

A former furniture and hardware on the main street of Alford, 25 miles west of Aberdeen, has been sold for residential development by DM Hall, one of Scotland’s largest firms of independent chartered surveyors. The 18,800 sq. ft. property, at 87 Main Street, Alford has planning permission for either three houses or twelve flats. The property had traded as Gordons of Alford since 1923 and has been owned by the Gordon family throughout that time. The present generation of the family decided to sell on the basis that its traditional [...]

DM Hall sells former hardware and furniture shop in Alford, Aberdeenshire, for residential development2018-12-18T10:47:41+00:00

DM Hall appoints valuation surveyor Lucy McKnight as a Consultant in its Edinburgh Office

DM Hall, one of Scotland’s leading independent firms of chartered surveyors, has appointed Lucy McKnight, a commercial property valuation surveyor with ten years’ professional experience, as a consultant. She will be based in the firm’s Edinburgh office as part of DM Hall’s East commercial department. An honours graduate in geography of the University of Glasgow, she holds an MSc in Urban Real Estate Management from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, and qualified as a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 2010. Subsequently, she worked in Edinburgh and London with [...]

DM Hall appoints valuation surveyor Lucy McKnight as a Consultant in its Edinburgh Office2018-12-18T10:47:41+00:00

DM Hall secures ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management systems certification

DM Hall, one of Scotland’s leading firms of independent chartered surveyors, has become one of the small number of businesses in Scotland to achieve ISO 9001:2015 certification in Quality Management Systems (QMS). ISO 9001 is the international standard which specifies requirements for a QMS and is used by organisation to demonstrate the ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and regulatory requirements. It is the most popular standard in the ISO 9000 series. Stewart Ritchie, Compliance Support & Development Manager at DM Hall, said: “The exciting part [...]

DM Hall secures ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management systems certification2018-12-18T10:47:41+00:00

Jacqueline King celebrates 15 years with DM Hall!

Para-surveyor Jacqueline King, recently celebrated 15 years with DM Hall. Jacqueline took a few minutes out of her busy schedule to kindly respond to a few questions about her career at DM Hall. Q: How did you join DM Hall? A: At the age of 21 I decided, or should I say my parents decided, it was time to get a “real job” and in order to gain office experience I applied for an office junior position in our Hamilton office. Q: How has your career progressed over the years? [...]

Jacqueline King celebrates 15 years with DM Hall!2018-12-18T10:47:41+00:00

DM Hall office moves.

After another year of growth and increased activity, three of DM Hall’s offices (Stirling, Falkirk and Galashiels) have moved to new strategic locations within their respective cities. The new Stirling office premises, at 1 Pitt Terrace, brings the office closer to the hub from which many of the city’s estate agents operate. DM Hall’s Stirling-based partner, Gordon McCulloch, said: “Our move to city centre premises is a great boost to engage more closely with the fellow professionals in estate agencies, firms of solicitors, and independent financial advisors, from whom we [...]

DM Hall office moves.2018-12-18T10:47:42+00:00

DM Hall secures Tool Station to fully-let new commercial development in Stirling’s Springkerse Business area

DM Hall, one of Scotland’s largest firms of independent chartered surveyors, has secured the occupation of Tool Station, the Travis Perkins-owned supplier of trade tools, accessories and hardware products, at a now fully-let commercial development within Stirling’s Springkerse Business area. The new high-profile development at Munro Road, comprises a total of 13,200 sq.ft. Deals have now concluded on each of the units, the first of which, Units 1/2 have been let to Tool Station. Units 3/4 has been let to Ocean Reef Bathrooms and Units 5/6 have been taken up [...]

DM Hall secures Tool Station to fully-let new commercial development in Stirling’s Springkerse Business area2018-12-18T10:47:42+00:00