Lorna has practised in the North East of Scotland for over 25 years and has experience in a wide variety of general practice surveying, specialising in rating appeals and general rating advice. She is also experienced in rent reviews.
Lorna heads up the Ryden Rating Team in North and North East Scotland and is currently working on behalf of a number of private and public sector clients for Revaluation 2017.
Responsible for submitting appeals timeously and inspecting and valuing a variety of commercial properties including offices, industrial properties, retail units, pipeyards, public houses, hotels, playing fields, care homes, colleges, schools, quarries, wind turbines and various public sector operational properties. Revaluation 2017 is Lorna's sixth Revaluation and she is handling appeals with the Assessors in Grampian, Tayside, Highland & Western Isles and Orkney & Shetland.
Public sector clients include Aberdeen City Council and Aberdeenshire Council and private sector clients are extensive in nature but include Brewdog plc, Expro North Sea Ltd, Weatherford UK Ltd, Peterson SBS, Asco, The Carmelite Hotel, Eat On The Green and Taylors Industrial Services Ltd.
Experience in negotiating rent review settlements on behalf of tenants and landlords, preparing submissions for third party determination and negotiating lease extensions and re-gears. Clients include Expro North Sea Ltd, Weatherford UK Ltd, Raiths Farm Properties Ltd and BIS Salamis.
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