About Us

Here at North & Hawkins, we provide a personable approach to residential and commercial clients.


We operate throughout the eastern region and beyond, dealing with a wide range of instructions from RICS Building surveys, RICS Homebuyer Reports, Help to Buy Valuations, dilapidations and party wall matters, defect diagnosis and project management.

Tom and Paul are both Chartered Building Surveyors and have genuine broad experience in all aspects of the industry, gained through national corporate, regional and public sector roles.


We are proactive, knowledgeable and committed to the best service standards. Our fees are competitive and value based.


Please call or visit our enquiry page here for a free quotation.



Director, BSc (Hons) MRICS

Tom qualified in 2002 as one of the youngest Chartered Building Surveyors in the country and has worked at Lambert Smith Hampton, EC Harris and Arnolds Keys in Norwich. During his career he has worked with a number of corporate and private landlords and investors, major occupiers, the public sector and domestic clients.

Tom is proud of his attention to detail during his work which has earned him a well respected position with his peers. 

Toms personal approach and communication when applying his knowledge often extends above our client’s expectations. 



Director, BSc (Hons) MRICS

Paul gained a degree Building Surveying in 2001 and became a Chartered Residential Surveyor and Valuer in 2004 working for both private and corporate surveying practices covering the whole of East Anglia undertaking Home-buyers and Building Surveys. Paul has also worked for local authorities in their Building Surveying and maintenance departments and can advise on a wealth of building related issues and on residential property acquisitions.

Paul has experience in inspections on all types of properties but has carved an interesting niche in surveying Listed and larger properties in and around the East Anglian coast and countryside. Priding himself on his personable approach to his clients and profession he is happy to speak with clients before and after the survey to discuss any queries they may have.



Office Administrator

Janet first stared working at Barclays Bank, a stones throw away from our current office. After a change Janet started working in estate agents and surveyors in and around Norwich.

Janet and Paul first worked together when he was training to become chartered. When they decided to expand the office Janet was the first call.

Janet organises the diaries, books appointments and keeps on top of the office admin.



Office Administrator, Msc (Hons) Building Surveying

Josie had worked in London Housing Associations in their repair departments and in Facilities Management  for multi national companies.


Josie decided to return to university and complete a Masters in Building Surveying, passing with distinction. After an internship with North and Hawkins Building Consultancy she joined us full time.

Josie is currently preparing to sit her APC to become a Chartered Building Surveyor.