01452 522 744 mail@pubvaluers.com


BLA Valuers

BLA specialise in Fixtures & Fittings valuations
for Public Houses, Hotels and other Licensed & Leisure properties located throughout the UK.

Proven Success

Continuously Evolving

We pride ourselves on providing our clients with a comprehensive, cost effective service, tailored to meet their individual needs with the rapid response that is required in today’s market.

We have achieved ‘Approved’ status from many of the major national & regional Pub Companies, Breweries & Property Companies and provide clients with a reliable, proven service in all aspects of Asset Scheduling, Valuation, Negotiation, Strategic Advise and Disposal.

What Makes Us, Us

The Team Of Professionals

Darren J Holder

Darren J Holder


Managing Director and Valuer

Darren joined Bruce Leigh in 1988 with the formation of Bruce Leigh Associates and became a Fellow of the AVLP in 1997. In November 2006 Darren completed a management buy out and formed B.L.A Valuers Ltd. Darren is involved with all aspects of the business and covers the whole of the UK.

Bruce A Leigh

Bruce A Leigh



Bruce is a Chartered Surveyor and has some 40 years vast experience in the valuation and negotiation of Fixtures and Fittings inventories for the transfer of Tenancies, Leases, and Freehold Sites. Bruce operates out of our Head Office in Gloucester.

Chris J Murphy

Chris J Murphy



Chris has been involved in the valuation of Fixtures & Fittings for Tenancy & Lease transfer for 25+ years. Formally with Sidney Phillips, Chris has been with us since 1998 and runs our Taunton office where he liaises with our Plymouth Office and covers the South West of England.

Our excellent team comprises of fully qualified members of the leading industry recognised professional institutions:

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
Association of Valuers of Licensed Property (AVLP)
National Association of Valuers & Auctioneers (NAVA)
Midland Counties Licensed Property Valuers Association (MCLPVA)
British Institute of Innkeeping (BII)

As members of the above we are bound by, and are happy to comply with, the strict codes of conduct, regulations in respect of operating a separate audited Client Bank Account and requirement to carry Professional Indemnity Insurance.

Who We have Worked With

Happy and Repeat Clients

Major National Pub Companies


National and Regional Breweries


Property Companies


Hotel Chains


Nightclub Operators


Insurance Companies


Private Clients


Insolvency Practitioners


Leisure Centres and Fitness Clubs


Providing Excellence In The Field For Over Thirty Years

BLA Valuers is a Private Limited Company | Registered in England & Wales. Company Number 5587890


Head Office
01452 522 744

South Office
01460 77641


Head Office

Bramfield House
17b Estcourt Road, Gloucester

South Office

Suite 4 Verulam House,
Cropmead, Crewkerne,
TA18 7HQ