Discusses the role of the valuation surveyor in the context of atakeover or merger. Examines a takeover or merger as an event encasedwithin a corporate transaction or change in property ownership. Warnsthat the valuer must ensure that proper advice is given to both theshareholders and to the directors just as if they were buying or sellingthat property, and that the chartered surveyor must understand the rolewhich he or she is accepting and be prepared to work as part of a team.Argues that the surveyor continues to provide truly independent advice,as expected by shareholders and directors.
Journal of Valuation – Emerald Publishing
Published: Apr 1, 1989