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  Mortgage Valuation
  Property Valuation
  Homebuyer Report
  Building Survey
  Mortgage
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 Home Survey is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Aylestone

    A Homebuyer Report is the right choice if you are buying a home built from conventional materials such as tile & brick, not dilapidated and build after 1900.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Aylestone

    The Building Survey (once known as a Full Structural Survey in Aylestone) will also be conducted by a MRICS or FRICS surveyor and is more detailed. Opt for this when buying a non standard , for example thatched properties.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Aylestone

    This is an impartial valuation . This is usually chosen by cash buyers or someone needing a formal valuation e.g. matrimonial dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should I choose a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a house in Aylestone and which one is the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed by RICS as a Building Survey and is basically the same the same survey.

If the Aylestone property is a flat or maisonette, or is 100 or more years old, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials (e.g. thatch roof), then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any substantial modifications, RICS advise you commission a Building Survey. This option is less cheap, but it does offer an in-depth analysis of the Aylestone property's condition as well as including advice on defects , repairs and maintenance options .

If in doubt why not get an instant Aylestone Homebuyers Survey Quote on our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Timber damage by insect larvae

Will insects affect the purchase price of a building - What should we do?

Questions regarding the infestation of a Aylestone house may not be raised during the conveyancing. Regrettably, pest problems can be costly to fix and affect the health of residents. An affected house may not always be easy to identify.

For example, often introduced to a home via luggage after a trip abroad, bed bugs can be extremely hard to remove. Treatment for vermin may include destruction of tainted materials. Your surveyor may report on signs of infestation, but if you have specific concerns they can be taken into account.

House Prices

Is £130, 414 a reasonable amount to pay for a detached house in LE2 for and what things does the RICS surveyor allow for when valuing house prices in Aylestone on a Home Survey ?

A myriad of factors exist that might affect the price of property for example the tenure or whether there is any subsidence. It can help to look at house prices achieved in Aylestone at the same time for similar houses.

The means house prices registered at the Land Registry between Jul and Oct 2012 was £140, 314, which is £9, 900 more than the amount you are paying and the flat/house average was £138, 938. 160, Little Glen Road, Glen Parva, Leicester, Oadby And Wigston, Leicestershire, LE2 9TT a detached property sold for £72, 000 .

The most reliable way for you to get an independent property valuation is to get a Homebuyer Report which includes a formal valuation as a core component. A RICS chartered surveyor will be part of the Valuer Registration Scheme ( to not be is a breach of RICS rules).

The qualified surveyor will actually visit the building as well as allowing for the countless items that have a bearing on the value of property.

Damage caused by high rainfall

Is it recommended that we check drainage?

Despite England's reputation for wet weather this issue is not given more thought by home buyers. As an example, damp stains around drainage indicate that the drainage systems are at risk. If you have suspicions, consider asking the surveyor for more information.

Fortunately, these defects are usually easy to remedy. If untreated or poorly maintained, the resulting damage can lower the value of the property and will get increasingly difficult to successfully resolve.

HomeBuyer Report

Should I choose a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a house in Aylestone and which one is the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed by RICS as a Building Survey and is basically the same the same survey.

If the Aylestone property is a flat or maisonette, or is 100 or more years old, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials (e.g. thatch roof), then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any substantial modifications, RICS advise you commission a Building Survey. This option is less cheap, but it does offer an in-depth analysis of the Aylestone property's condition as well as including advice on defects , repairs and maintenance options .

If in doubt why not get an instant Aylestone Homebuyers Survey Quote on our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Timber damage by insect larvae

Will insects affect the purchase price of a building - What should we do?

Questions regarding the infestation of a Aylestone house may not be raised during the conveyancing. Regrettably, pest problems can be costly to fix and affect the health of residents. An affected house may not always be easy to identify.

For example, often introduced to a home via luggage after a trip abroad, bed bugs can be extremely hard to remove. Treatment for vermin may include destruction of tainted materials. Your surveyor may report on signs of infestation, but if you have specific concerns they can be taken into account.



House Prices

Is £130, 414 a reasonable amount to pay for a detached house in LE2 for and what things does the RICS surveyor allow for when valuing house prices in Aylestone on a Home Survey ?

A myriad of factors exist that might affect the price of property for example the tenure or whether there is any subsidence. It can help to look at house prices achieved in Aylestone at the same time for similar houses.

The means house prices registered at the Land Registry between Jul and Oct 2012 was £140, 314, which is £9, 900 more than the amount you are paying and the flat/house average was £138, 938. 160, Little Glen Road, Glen Parva, Leicester, Oadby And Wigston, Leicestershire, LE2 9TT a detached property sold for £72, 000 .

The most reliable way for you to get an independent property valuation is to get a Homebuyer Report which includes a formal valuation as a core component. A RICS chartered surveyor will be part of the Valuer Registration Scheme ( to not be is a breach of RICS rules).

The qualified surveyor will actually visit the building as well as allowing for the countless items that have a bearing on the value of property.

Damage caused by high rainfall

Is it recommended that we check drainage?

Despite England's reputation for wet weather this issue is not given more thought by home buyers. As an example, damp stains around drainage indicate that the drainage systems are at risk. If you have suspicions, consider asking the surveyor for more information.

Fortunately, these defects are usually easy to remedy. If untreated or poorly maintained, the resulting damage can lower the value of the property and will get increasingly difficult to successfully resolve.

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