Billy McKaig

Billy has 30 years of experience in the property industry, advising clients on both consultancy and brokerage services.

Billy advises clients on occupational cost reduction strategies, with an emphasis on business rates advice – dealing not only with appeals but with all rates mitigation strategies and budgeting advice. Areas of business rates expertise includes healthcare, minerals, specialist manufacturing facilities, offices, retail and industrial.

Billy has a successful track record of reducing clients rates liability, whether this be for negotiated settlements or representing clients before Local Valuation Appeal Panels/ Lands Tribunal or The Lands Valuation Appeal Court.

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Recent Projects include:

RV Reduction - Hospital Reduced RV of Hospital in Fife from £1.929m to £1.774m, delivering £228,000 of cash savings to NHS Fife. RV Reduction – Office £1m RV reduction in Edinburgh Corporate Office secured at Valuation Appeal Panel following a challenge to the Assessor’s valuation approach, leading to £3m rates savings during the 2010 Revaluation. RV Reduction – Retail Negotiated RV reduction in Glasgow City Centre Retail unit from £500,000 to £415,000, resulting in £275,000 of savings for national multiple retailer.