Howard Day

Director, Lease Advisory & Valuation


Howard has over 30 years of experience as a valuation surveyor, primarily within the leisure sector.

Prior to joining Davis Coffer Lyons in 2014 he worked at Harper Dennis Hobbs, which followed 10 years running his own specialist consultancy Howard Day Associates. Before starting his own business he was the Director of Leisure Professional Services at GL Hearn.

At Davis Coffer Lyons, Howard undertakes valuations for capital, rental and rating purposes as well as advising clients on landlord and tenant matters on all trade related property nationwide such as hotels, children’s day nurseries, care and medical properties.

Howard is also one of the most highly-regarded industry experts on the Profits Method Approach to valuing property with a particular onus on Pubs and Bars.  This has led to him contributing a chapter on this in the textbook ‘The Income Approach To Property Valuation’ and he has also lectured on the subject.

He is a member of RICS Arbitration Panel, the PIRRS Independent Expert Panel and also an accredited Mediator.

Away from work, Howard likes to keep fit by cycling and playing football.