About

Kate is based in Derby in the United Kingdom and travels nationally to meet the needs of her clients.

Kate’s technical specialisms are: valuation, development appraisal, local taxation, inspection, landlord and tenant, leasing and letting and purchase and sale. She also has extensive experience in soft skills training.

Kate is a Director of housingstudents.co.uk – Nottinghams best value student accommodation provider.

Kate is an APC Assessor Chairperson with experience at all assessment centres and an in depth knowledge of the competencies.

Kate is also an RICS preliminary report assessor for APC non structured training period experience routes.

Kate is also an RICS trainer and a consultant for delever.com.

Kate is an RICS Registered Valuer and a Valuer Registration Scheme assessor.

Kate is an APC appeal panel member.

Kate is a UK Valuation Board member.

Kate is an isurv Valuation Board member – valuation editor

Kate is an Estates Gazette columnist – APC Pathway to Success series.

Kate is the author of APC Quick Start Revision Guide – Commercial Property & Valuation

Kate is a RICS Distance Learning Lead Valuation Tutor and course designer.

Kate is a RICS Consultant Trainer for web classes and face to face courses in technical valuation and RICS APC soft skills.

Why come to apctaylormade?

Attitude: Kate has a pragmatic and focused approach to APC training. Her feedback is constructive and frank.

A proven track record: during her time at the Valuation Office Agency the pass rate on Valuation Pathway improved to 91% with around 50 candidates being coached and trained for each APC session.

Experience: Kate chairs or assesses as panel member in around 60 interviews a year final assessment.

Proud: to be a DeLever.com consultant

Approach: Innovative training products: mind maps and questioning games.

Focus: Kate lives and breathes APC !

Range: Kate can coach and advise on a wide range of technical competencies on Valuation, Commercial, PFI and Residential pathways.

Presenting skills: An experienced and professional presenter with radio and tv experience, no one falls asleep when Kate is presenting!

Proud: to be an official RICS Trainer