Richard Lang

Based in Aberdeen, Richard has over 30 years of experience providing informed advice to national and local clients. Areas of particular expertise include: the development appraisal of sites and buildings in commercial and residential uses; the valuation of existing buildings with vacant possession or as investments; rent reviews and lease renewals including dispute resolution through referral and Submissions to Third Party.  Richard is an expert on ground leases.  He has provided many clients with advice about Business Rates liability and reliefs and has handled hundreds of business rates appeals, including appearing as Expert Witness before the Valuation Appeal Committee.


  • Commercial Property Valuation
  • Development Appraisals
  • Landlord & Tenant expert 
  • Business Rates Advice



ABZ Business Park Valuation and development appraisal advice over several years as a 60 acre business park evolved from undeveloped land into a multi-let estate with industrial, office, hotel and restaurant occupiers.

Residential Land Advice to landowners on land values under option agreements. Negotiation of land prices and, where necessary, making submissions to third party expert for an award.  Acting on behalf of landowners on sites sold to house builders including Cala, Dandara, Stewart Milne Homes and Bancon.

Industrial Rent Reviews 30 years of experience in this sector, advising institutional landlords such as M&G and Aberdeen Standard Investments, property companies, private investors, and public sector clients.

Portfolio Valuations Valuation of numerous property portfolios and wide range of property types that have included: industrial, office, retail, ground-lease, development land, residential lets and hospitality.  Clients have included: Aberdeen City Council, ANM Group, Robertson Property Ltd, Scottish Enterprise and secured lenders.