Prior to joining Allsop in 1994, Rod worked for a number of smaller, independent firms such as De Groot Collis, Edwin Evans and Farrar Stead & Glyn. The work covered a myriad of general practice roles which included residential and commercial work in areas such as office / retail agency, investment transactions, rent reviews / lease renewals and valuations.

Rod was elected as an Associate of  the RICS in 1984 and therefore has property experience of 30 years post qualification.

In the Residential Valuation Team as well as day to day management of the team Rod’s primary focus is with banking clients.  He works with most high street lenders, many private banks and a number from overseas. The work covers all aspects of residential property  from development sites, to owner occupied flats and houses , investment property ( both buildings and portfolios ), ground rents and hostels / Houses in Multiple Occupation.