David Salkeld, Development Manager, High Street Residential

David Salkeld

Development Manager

A highly experienced Chartered Quantity Surveyor whose career was founded in contracting organisations at all levels up to Director, David has a wide background in forensic surveying, as well as a sound understanding of contractual entitlement, which he has gathered from over forty years of work in surveying.

Early in his career, David secured managerial positions in construction companies, before moving into development management roles with Willmott Dixon, Helios Properties, Wynyard Park and Morgan Sindall. 

David joined The High Street Group as a Development Manager in 2014, seeking to support our residential arm – High Street Residential – in acquiring and delivering promising new projects.

As Development Manager his role encompasses many aspects of development for the delivery of schemes, from land acquisition to on site activities. David takes a hands-on-role with his consultant team, liasing with all private and public parties to ensure all essential development outcomes are met. David is responsible for our land acquisition agreements, appraisals, and all planning submission throughout the company. 

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