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016 SME Surveyor Business Stories with Dan Knowles
Episode 1611th June 2020 • The Surveyor Hub Podcast • Marion Ellis
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Dan Knowles MRICS is a Chartered Surveyor and RICS Registered Valuer. He founded Sawyer Fielding in 2013, a company that represents homeowners affected by the threat of compulsory purchase. Last year he set up a new brand called Websters Surveyors, which offers a range of valuation and surveying services.

Understanding the importance of having a secure roof over one’s head, Dan is passionate about charity work, and his company regularly donates to housing related charities in the UK.

What We Cover In This Episode:

  • Dan’s personal experiences with compulsory purchase and homelessness
  • The importance of empathising with home owners who may lose their homes
  • How to represent a business through naming and branding
  • Building confidence, trust and rapport with home occupiers and other surveyors
  • Charity work as a way for surveyors to make an impact on the society

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