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Valuation
Property
Valuation
Homebuyer
Report
Building
Survey
Help you make a reasoned and informed decision
as to whether to proceed, reconsider or renegotiate on the purchase
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Identify potential problems
such as any repairs or replacements the property needs including inspecting roofs, chimneys and other surfaces on the outside of the building from ground level
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Can help you negotiate a better property price
Where problems are discovered or a lower valuation is given, buyers are enabled to negotiate a lower buying price
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Show traffic light ratings
which give you a green/amber/red condition of your property in an easy-to-understand format
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Prepare you
for potential costly repairs after you move in
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Completed by a RICS Surveyor
Surveyor Local’s national panel of surveyors are fully qualified and highly experienced chartered surveyors
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Independent valuation
gives you a professional valuation of the property, helping prevent you from paying too much for the property
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Exhaustive report
a more indepth survey on construction, issues and defects
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Appropriate for all properties
a suitable survey, irrespective of age, construction type, condition and level of modification
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Highlights urgent issues
Reports on any defects needing urgent attention
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Ongoing maintenance
Professional recommendations on repairs and maintenance
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Building reinstatement costs
Included for insurance purposes
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Appropriate for standard property types
Suitable for properties built later than1900 of standard construction (brick and tile)
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Appropriate for unusual property types
Suitable for a older, unusually constructed (e.g. thatch roof) or extensively modified properties (e.g. extended) or those in need of modernisation
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Advice for your solicitor
Observations that may impact the legal title investigation conducted by your solicitor.
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Which HomeBuyers Survey should I pick for my intended house purchase ?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Ainsdale

    The RICS Homebuyer Report should be selected if you are purchasing a home made of standard materials such as brick and tile, in reasonable order and built in the last 100 years.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Ainsdale

    A RICS Building Survey (which used to be called a Full Structural Survey in Ainsdale) will also be carried out by a MRICS/FRICS accredited surveyor but is more detailed. Opt for this for unconventional e.g. cellared homes.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Ainsdale

    This is an independent valuation . This report is often chosen by cash purchasers or someone requiring a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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Home Buyers Survey Ainsdale

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HomeBuyer Report

Should I get a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a property in Ainsdale and which is cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has a new name called a Building Survey but is basically the same the same level of survey.

If the Ainsdale property is a flat, or is an older property, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials, RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to do any alterations on the property, RICS advise you select a Building Survey. This option is not as cheap, but it will provide you with exhaustive analysis of the Ainsdale property's general condition along with information on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more detailed advice why not obtain an instant Ainsdale Homebuyers Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Deteriorated timber

On a Ainsdale HomeBuyer Report, what might 'E8' cover?

The format of the RICS HomeBuyer Report is clear and easy to read. The surveyor uses a scale between 1 and 3 to show the seriousness of any issues included in the survey. Section E8 covers more decorative aspects of the property's exterior, inspected with the aid of binoculars where appropriate. The type and condition of such components are reported on. Improperly nailed or fitted hardboard and plywood is an example.

Building Surveys on houses

I don't see the justification for choosing the full structural survey when looking into a modified detached bungalow near Ainsdale instead of a HomeBuyer Report?

Albeit sometimes still described as Structural Surveys by many - they have been replaced by Building Surveys A HomeBuyer Report is detailed enough for a post 1950s Ainsdale house built out of normal construction materials. A Building Survey is definitely the suitable survey to choose in relation to the house described.

Typically a couple of days after a thorough survey of the inside and outside of the main building and permanent outbuildings, a formal report is sent to the client summarising in depth and serious information on the standard of construction and repair of the home. You should be aware of certain restrictions are integral with any survey as a qualified RICS surveyor cannot force or open up the fabric of the house for example, or inspect where doing so could cause damage to the house.

Gas flame

Does a qualified surveyor look into the state of the gas heaters?

Your qualified surveyor will locate and visually check out the accessible parts of the system. This will mean gas related areas such as the condition of the meter where relevant, in addition to gas connected gas fittings in the home such as fireplaces. If there are any gas fittings they will not however be detached. Needless to say, gas is potentially dangerous, should you have any worries about gas fittings, call a gas engineer.

The 1998 Gas Safety Regulations stipulate that all landlords are legally required to commission appliance and installation inspections every year and punishments for failure to comply include heavy fines .

HomeBuyer Report

Should I get a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a property in Ainsdale and which is cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has a new name called a Building Survey but is basically the same the same level of survey.

If the Ainsdale property is a flat, or is an older property, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials, RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to do any alterations on the property, RICS advise you select a Building Survey. This option is not as cheap, but it will provide you with exhaustive analysis of the Ainsdale property's general condition along with information on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more detailed advice why not obtain an instant Ainsdale Homebuyers Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Deteriorated timber

On a Ainsdale HomeBuyer Report, what might 'E8' cover?

The format of the RICS HomeBuyer Report is clear and easy to read. The surveyor uses a scale between 1 and 3 to show the seriousness of any issues included in the survey. Section E8 covers more decorative aspects of the property's exterior, inspected with the aid of binoculars where appropriate. The type and condition of such components are reported on. Improperly nailed or fitted hardboard and plywood is an example.



Building Surveys on houses

I don't see the justification for choosing the full structural survey when looking into a modified detached bungalow near Ainsdale instead of a HomeBuyer Report?

Albeit sometimes still described as Structural Surveys by many - they have been replaced by Building Surveys A HomeBuyer Report is detailed enough for a post 1950s Ainsdale house built out of normal construction materials. A Building Survey is definitely the suitable survey to choose in relation to the house described.

Typically a couple of days after a thorough survey of the inside and outside of the main building and permanent outbuildings, a formal report is sent to the client summarising in depth and serious information on the standard of construction and repair of the home. You should be aware of certain restrictions are integral with any survey as a qualified RICS surveyor cannot force or open up the fabric of the house for example, or inspect where doing so could cause damage to the house.

Gas flame

Does a qualified surveyor look into the state of the gas heaters?

Your qualified surveyor will locate and visually check out the accessible parts of the system. This will mean gas related areas such as the condition of the meter where relevant, in addition to gas connected gas fittings in the home such as fireplaces. If there are any gas fittings they will not however be detached. Needless to say, gas is potentially dangerous, should you have any worries about gas fittings, call a gas engineer.

The 1998 Gas Safety Regulations stipulate that all landlords are legally required to commission appliance and installation inspections every year and punishments for failure to comply include heavy fines .

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