Helpful Property Advice from Experts in Wingham, Canterbury

As the countryside is always evolving, suitable property advice on how emerging regulations and practices may affect your business plans has never been more valuable. Situated in Wingham, Canterbury, Elgars also provides detailed property surveys to ensure that you are making the right decision.

Meet Martin

Chartered surveyor Martin Allen is part of the RICS Rural Professional Group, which means that he is an expert in the rural economy and environment sector. The group’s interests include:

  • Rural Asset Consultancy
  • Valuation
  • Agency Management
  • Agriculture
  • Forestry and Coastal Land

In short, Martin can give you the advice you need today to ensure your business flourishes tomorrow. Specifically, he works across: 

  • Rural Estate Management
  • Agriculture
  • Planning
  • Valuation
  • Asset Management

When you are considering setting up in the countryside or are already established and simply need some advice, contact Martin for a professional opinion and make sure that you get every detail right the first time.


Martin Allen is also a FAAV (Fellow of the Association of Agricultural Valuers). Whether you are new to the countryside or a long-standing member of the rural and agricultural community, you may need a CAAV (Central Association of Agricultural Valuers) member, such as Martin, to advise you on your land and property.

CAAV members are highly qualified professionals in the countryside, providing a wide range of advice and services to the owners, occupiers and managers of rural land, property, and businesses. 

The letters FAAV are a standard of quality and indicate that members:

  • Have Practical Experience
  • Have Passed Rigorous CAAV Professional Examinations
  • Maintain a Commitment to Lifelong Learning 
  • Abide by the CAAV Rules of Conduct

CAAV members do not just deal with agriculture. They are specialists on the use and management of all kinds of rural property, including: 

  • Country Houses
  • Equestrian Property
  • Smallholdings
  • Sporting Rights
  • Rural Estates
  • Commercial Developments
  • Woodland
  • Quarries and Mineral Sites
  • Development Land
  • Market Gardens
  • Leisure Property
  • Farms

For more information, please visit the official CAAV website or alternatively, get in touch with us today. 

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