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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 building survey is the right choice for my planned property purchase ?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Buckley

    A Homebuyer Report is the right choice when you are purchasing a property built from conventional building materials such as brick and tile, not dilapidated and built in the last 100 years.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Buckley

    A RICS Building Survey (once known as a Full Structural Survey in Buckley) is also conducted by a MRICS or FRICS chartered surveyor and is more exhaustive. Choose this for unconventional e.g. box frame construction houses.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Buckley

    This is a professional valuation of the property. This is chosen by cash buyers or anyone needing a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should I choose a HomeBuyer Report, Building Survey or Full Structural Survey on a property in Buckley and which would be the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has changed its name to a Building Survey, however it is essentially the same survey.

If the Buckley property is an apartment, or is 100 or more years old, or has been substantially modified, or is of non standard construction, then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to carry out any alterations, RICS recommend you select a Building Survey. The Building Survey is less cheap but it does offer a more detailed analysis of the Buckley property's condition and it includes advice on structural defects , general repairs and maintenance options .

If in doubt get an instant Buckley House Survey Quote on our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Traditionally built property

What should we take notice of when buying a house built in around 1760 in Buckley? What impact will the house's rafter roof have on maintenance?

A property's age can create difficulties for an owner. Buckley homes built using traditional or "vernacular" techniques can be surprisingly expensive to repair. You should bear in mind that specialist expertise may be needed. Traditional building materials may also need to be sourced. Discuss this with the RICS surveyor for more detail.

Stone block wall damage

I am intending to put an offer in on a residential property constructed Clipsham stone. What should we be particularly aware of, and what will the survey reveal?

Locally quarried stone may be more susceptible to specific issues. The problems which can plague poorly maintained stone vary considerably. Irregular stone often has a more rustic appearance, but the mortar used may be susceptible to a higher rate of decay. Buyers should consider that stone can have a great effect on the long-term viability of a property or extension, resulting in higher repair costs in future. For example, slate is more damp resistant than many other forms of stone, as is granite. Property surveys should give some repair guidance, like clearing of ivy-like plant life and weeds.

RICS Homebuyer Report valuation

Should I get a separate valuation and reinstatement cost estimate and how is it calculated?

The Homebuyer Report includes an independent valuation and a reinstatement cost. To properly appraise the valuation the surveyor will should use experience of property in Buckley and other considerations about the property e.g. size Surveyors also examine certain fixtures and fittings and will make certain key assumptions e.g. no contamination in or from ground. Surveyors will disregard things like sales incentives.

Further Buckley assumptions, like the access roads not being in private control, are made in addition to environmental issues like nearby pubs, which will also be factored in.

A Building Survey won't include a valuation as standard. However we can add a valuation for a small additional fee. Alternatively a Property Valuation Report (PVR) can be carried out.

HomeBuyer Report

Should I choose a HomeBuyer Report, Building Survey or Full Structural Survey on a property in Buckley and which would be the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has changed its name to a Building Survey, however it is essentially the same survey.

If the Buckley property is an apartment, or is 100 or more years old, or has been substantially modified, or is of non standard construction, then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to carry out any alterations, RICS recommend you select a Building Survey. The Building Survey is less cheap but it does offer a more detailed analysis of the Buckley property's condition and it includes advice on structural defects , general repairs and maintenance options .

If in doubt get an instant Buckley House Survey Quote on our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Traditionally built property

What should we take notice of when buying a house built in around 1760 in Buckley? What impact will the house's rafter roof have on maintenance?

A property's age can create difficulties for an owner. Buckley homes built using traditional or "vernacular" techniques can be surprisingly expensive to repair. You should bear in mind that specialist expertise may be needed. Traditional building materials may also need to be sourced. Discuss this with the RICS surveyor for more detail.



Stone block wall damage

I am intending to put an offer in on a residential property constructed Clipsham stone. What should we be particularly aware of, and what will the survey reveal?

Locally quarried stone may be more susceptible to specific issues. The problems which can plague poorly maintained stone vary considerably. Irregular stone often has a more rustic appearance, but the mortar used may be susceptible to a higher rate of decay. Buyers should consider that stone can have a great effect on the long-term viability of a property or extension, resulting in higher repair costs in future. For example, slate is more damp resistant than many other forms of stone, as is granite. Property surveys should give some repair guidance, like clearing of ivy-like plant life and weeds.

RICS Homebuyer Report valuation

Should I get a separate valuation and reinstatement cost estimate and how is it calculated?

The Homebuyer Report includes an independent valuation and a reinstatement cost. To properly appraise the valuation the surveyor will should use experience of property in Buckley and other considerations about the property e.g. size Surveyors also examine certain fixtures and fittings and will make certain key assumptions e.g. no contamination in or from ground. Surveyors will disregard things like sales incentives.

Further Buckley assumptions, like the access roads not being in private control, are made in addition to environmental issues like nearby pubs, which will also be factored in.

A Building Survey won't include a valuation as standard. However we can add a valuation for a small additional fee. Alternatively a Property Valuation Report (PVR) can be carried out.

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