DA Associates Consultancy (DAAC) Limited incorporates the knowledge and expertise of David Allen Associates Limited.  DA Associates Consultancy is an independent professional Chartered Building Surveyors based in the West Midlands.  DAAC provides a range of project and construction services:

  • Dilapidations - Landlord and Tennant Matters, 
  • Party Wall Matters, 
  • Contract Administration, 
  • Fire Risk Assessments on Commercial and Public Sector Property 
  • Designer role
  • Plan and Specification
  • Project Management, 
  • Employer's Agent, 
  • Pre Construction advice
  • Risk Management, 
  • CDM Advice including Principal Designers role.

The team in total have over 40 years in the profession, and with sound knowledge and wide experience in the commercial and public sector.  

We believe that effective collaboration and consistent communication with our Client's allows us to meet the standards and performance required to meet their project aims and objectives.  We do this effectively by overseeing every instruction and utilising appropriate resources and up to date technology required.



Meet the Team

David Allen
MRICS    DipSurv     AIFireE

A Chartered Building Surveyor with 40 years of professional experience within the property and construction sector.  Extensive experience and knowledge of delivering and management of development and construction projects, whilst acting in Project Management, Employers Agent, Contract Administrator and Building Surveying roles on a wide range of public and commercial sector projects.  Member of the Pyramus & Thisbe Club (Party Walls).
David is a expert panel member with Hanscomb Intercontinental, who are expert advisory and expert witness.
David is also an RICS APC and Associate Assessor.  David is currently undertaking the RICS EWS1 Training Programme.

Nicola Allen
AssocRICS    AIFireE    MAPM    ACABE

Over 7 years of professional experience as a Building Surveyor and Project Management and has been involved in successful delivery of schemes within the Further and Higher Education Sectors.  Experience includes refurbishment and new build developments up to the value of £10million.  Experience in delivery projects with Building Information Modelling and BREEAM requirements.  A Associate Member of the Institution of Fire Engineers.
Nicola is a RICS Associate Assessor and acts a Consultant to Property Elite in providing support for candidates undertaking their AssocRICS assessments/qualifications.