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Martyn Maxwell

Director & Senior Snagging Inspector

Martyn Maxwell (DipHE, BSc (Hons), MRPSA) is a Senior Snagging Inspector and Director of New Build Inspections.


One of NBI’s longest-serving inspectors, Martyn has an impressive legacy in the field of construction. With over 30 years of experience in the industry, Martyn’s knowledge and expertise are virtually unparalleled.

As New Build Inspections' first inspector, Martyn has been with the company since 2003. He became the Owner and Director later on. 

Martyn holds a BSc in Building Surveying from Coventry University and regularly authors articles for the New Build Inspections blog. He has extensive practical experience which includes 13 years of dedicated service as a Partner and Director.

Featuring on BBC’s Watchdog, ITV’s Tonight and Channel 4’s Demolition, New Build Inspections are passionate about bringing new build quality issues to light. 


  • Owner and Director

    New Build Inspections

    2010 - Present

  • Senior Snagging Inspector

    New Build Inspections

    2003 - Present


  • Coventry University

    Building Surveying BSc (Hons)

Some previous work

All articles reviewed by Martyn Maxwell

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Dave Sayce

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David Opie

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Gareth Brooks

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Graham Norwood

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Jayne Dowle

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Jonathan Rolande

Founder of NAPB and Director of House Buy Fast

Leonie Rowe

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Mike Ashton

Director at Cambridge Building Surveyors

Steve Jordan

Founder and Editor of The Mover Magazine

Tetyana Rehman

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