Regulatory Construction Requirements

We act as Design Certifiers, Assigned Certifiers under the new BC(A)R 2014. We also advise on Planning, Fire Safety and DAC.  We prepare Planning Applications, Disability Access Certificates, Fire Safety Certificate Applications for proposed residential, commercial and industrial developments. We are familiar with the central issues pertaining to Building Law with regard to planning and construction and will ensure compliance with the Building Regulations at all stages of the development.


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Concept and Design,
Project Management.

New build will incorporate feasibility, design, planning and costing through the procurement process, and the tender and awarding of a contract for the construction and completion of a project. This is a core strength of Property Concepts work and we have a wide range of experience in Residential, Commercial and Leisure projects. Other areas we specialise in are extensions to existing and restoration and refurbishment of properties, including residential and private.


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Building Pathology
Report Writing


We offer a vast range of advice and services for both commercial and private for all clients. This can range from pre-purchase inspections, snag and defect lists, condition reports and insurance re-instatement valuations. Our Condition Surveys establish the current condition of a building prior to any works being carried out on it or on an adjoining building. Our Pre - Purchase reports provide a potential purchaser with detailed information on the condition and possible risks pertaining to the purchase of a particular property.



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Property Concepts is a leading building surveying practice. The company has a wide range of expertise in the construction industry that covers all aspects of new and old build, design through to advice on defects and property management, refurbishment and fit-out. We have over 35 years of cumulative experience in the commercial, retail, industrial and residential sectors. This covers all areas from inception to completion, property assessment, maintenance, and building pathology. Property Concepts also provide in depth reports on residential properties which include pre-purchase surveys, snag lists, and condition surveys. We pride ourselves in providing a complete professional service that puts our clients first.Please contact Property Concepts if you require any additional information.

Robert Patterson (FSCSI, FRICS, FCIOB, EurBE) is the principle director of the company. Robert has many years experience in construction and a wide range of expertise in the construction industry that covers all aspects of new and old build, design through to advice on defects and property management, refurbishment and fit-out.

Derek Horan (MSCSI, MRICS) is a Chartered Building Surveyor and Architectural Technologist. Derek is involved in providing project management and core building surveying services to a variety of private and commercial clients, including the preparation of statutory applications and due diligence/ defect analysis and statutory compliance reports. Derek is also centrally involved in the design and procurement of office fit-out and building refurbishment projects.


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For any inquiries, questions or commendations, please call: +353 (1) 6854801 or fill out the following form

Head Office

12 Red Gap



A67 V672

Tel: +353 (0) 1 6854801

Mob: +353 (0) 87 2671688

Birr Office

IW3, Birr Technology Centre,
Birr, Co. Offaly.

R42 HX39

Tel: +353 (0) 1 6854950

Mob: +353(0)87 2226674

Chartered Building Surveyors

Chartered Project Managers

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