Jonathan HowsonBuilding Surveyor
Jonathan joined Jones Melling in January 2020.
He previously worked for Earl Kendrick Associates Limited in Manchester before joining our Chester office.
Jonathan undertakes building surveys on a range of commercial and residential properties of varying age, style and size. He also undertakes instructions in the areas of dilapidations and contract administration on all types of properties across the country.
Growing up within a family-run firm of chartered building surveyors and property developers in the Lake District, Jonathan was holding the end of a measuring tape at a very young age. He graduated from Sheffield Hallam University with an honour’s degree in Building Surveying and commenced his career with a local firm in the Lake District.
During the early part of his career, Jonathan achieved a life goal of designing and building a vernacular-style cottage in the Lake District. He has also refurbished several other residential properties in the area.
Outside work Jonathan is a keen cyclist and enjoys mountain bike racing. He is also currently refurbishing his home in Altrincham, Cheshire which includes the design and construction of a timber clad garden office and the all-important ‘man shed’.