Specialties: Industrial, Office
Scope of Service Experience
Type of work undertaken by NAI Jamaica: Langford and Brown:
Langford and Brown will undertake valuations, sales and rental assessments of all types of properties -
Resort (hotels, villas and resort development land)
Rural and Urban Land
Clients: The list of Corporate clients includes -
ICD Group of Companies
Bank of Nova Scotia
National Commercial Bank
CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank Ltd
RBTT Bank (Royal Bank of Canada)
Cable and Wireless (Jamaica) Ltd (Lime)
The Coffee Industry Board
Wallenford Coffee Company Ltd.
Courts (Jamaica) Ltd
The Jamaica Public Service Company Ltd
Pan-Jamaican Investment Trust Ltd
Victoria Mutual Building Society
Jamaica National Building Society
National Housing Trust
Other Banks, Insurance Companies, Legal and Financial Institutions, public and private companies.
Hua Lien/Pan-Caribbean Sugar (Hong Kong & Jamaica)
Background & Experience
Professional Appraisers - residential, commercial and agricultural properties, plant and machinery valuations
Gordon Langford, aged 60, qualified as a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 1980, in London. He practised with the Inland Revenue, and Savills in London. He returned to Jamaica at the beginning of 1996 after 28 years in England. Gordon Langford is a Past President of the Realtors Association of Jamaica (www.RealtorsJamaica.com), and a past Board Member of the Real Estate Board (www.reb.gov.jm).
Born: 15th June 1952, Kingston Jamaica. Gordon Charles Langford
Education: Jamaica to 1967 St. Andrews Preparatory School and Jamaica College
England 1967 - 71 at the Friends School, Saffron Walden Essex, England.
Work Experience: Town & Commercial Properties 1972-73 developing the Kingston Waterfront
Further Education: Polytechnic of Central London (now the University of Westminster) 1972 - 1976. Diploma in Urban Estate Management, and joined the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors as an Associate Member.
Employment: Inland Revenue, London - valuer 1976 - 1978
Savills, Chartered Surveyors in London as a Rating Surveyor 1978 - 1982
Coffee Business: Own company trading coffee mainly Jamaica Blue Mountain coffee in Europe 1982 - 1996. Marketing representative for a resort hotel in Thailand
Relocation: In 1996 relocated to Jamaica after selling majority of coffee business.
Current: From 1996, working as a partner in Langford & Brown and running the family coffee farm. Currently the sole principal in NAI Jamaica Langford & Brown.
Also arranging coffee exports to Langford Brothers Ltd in the UK.
Appointments: 2003 - 2005 President of the Realtors Association of Jamaica.
2004 - 2007 Member of the Real Estate Board of Jamaica.
Board Director: Fred M Jones Estates Ltd, Farming Eastern Jamaica
Board Director: Stocks and Securities Ltd (SSL). Stockbrokers/Private Banking
Professional Associations & Designations
MRICS - The English designation (Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors)