When buying a home it is very easy to be seduced without realising the property’s true condition. There may be defects in the property that could cost you a lot of money to put right. A survey is not a legal requirement, but could save you a lot of stress and money. Simply put a survey is a property health-check and can help you understand any problems before hand or help you to renegotiate the sale price. You should always work with a reputable RICS qualified surveyor.
Is suitable for most modern and older homes, in a reasonable condition and includes:
Get one if you have any specific concerns about the purchase.
Is a more comprehensive survey and can take several days to complete (depending on the property). It will include all the features of a Home Buyer Report, plus the following:
Suitable for large, unusual, old, listed or dilapidated homes and also where buildings are undergoing a change-of-use, for example, a barn or watermill or windmill conversion.
We are able to provide advice on the best options for you when you are purchasing a property or planning works to your existing home.
It can be very useful to know; whether moving, letting out or planning home improvements. Get your free online property valuation.
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