Glyn Young Associates provide a full range of surveying and architectural services. We are based in Inverness covering the north of Scotland.

Although we are a modest practice, we have the experience to provide full and cost effective support to clients. We have specialist expertise in the conservation, repair and restoration of traditional and historic buildings. We understand the geographic and logistical challenges of the Highland & Islands. Our aim is to provide clients with excellent personal service, proportionate solutions and quality results.

Please contact us to discuss how we can assist.


Architectural & Technical

Full design service to assist clients with property feasibilities, alterations, extensions and refurbishments.  Concept designs, detailed designs, statutory consents, through to procurement and management of the works.


Understand & Plan

We offer a range of bespoke building surveys to aid conveyancing & letting, or to assess the condition of a property. Our survey work can be detailed and forensic, utilising moisture profiling, thermography, drone inspection and fibre optic techniques.  We advise clients on repair strategies, priorities and associated costs.


Investigation & Repair

Specific investigation of building related problems.  We can deploy specialist support and non-invasive inspection methods to ensure minimal disruption during diagnosis.  We have the skills and experience to advise on sensitive and proportionate repair strategies.


Traditional Skills & Materials

Specialist advice for the sensitive repair, maintenance and change of traditional and historic buildings.  Experience in established conservation principles, planning and procurement of traditional skills to deliver sympathetic outcomes.  We can deliver consents and grant support to works on Listed Buildings, Scheduled Monuments, and in Conservation Areas.


Client focused & Pro-active

We can bring together teams of consultants and specialists to deliver projects to a defined client brief.  Assisting clients in the appointment of complimentary services where necessary and in a proportionate manner.  Experienced in managing projects from inception through to completion.  We are budget and time conscious.


Invest & Protect

Programming and costing of maintenance, repairs and upgrades, allowing property owners to efficiently manage their assets for the long term.  Identifying need, priority and statutory obligations.  Understanding clients desired outcomes and providing holistic delivery of maintenance and capital works to individual or portfolios of property.