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  Mortgage Valuation
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  Homebuyer Report
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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 should I pick for my potential house purchase ?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Darton

    The Homebuyer Report should be chosen if purchasing a home constructed from conventional building materials i.e. tile & brick, not dilapidated and built in the last 100 years.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Darton

    A Building Survey (which used to be called a Full Structural Survey in Darton) will also be conducted by a MRICS or FRICS chartered surveyor but is more comprehensive. Choose this for unconventional , for example wychert or older homes.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Darton

    This is an independent valuation . This is typically chosen by cash buyers or someone needing a formal valuation e.g. a dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should we book a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a home in Darton and which one is the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed a Building Survey, although it is effectively the same.

If the Darton property is a flat or maisonette, or is 100 or more years old, or has been extended or modified, or is built of unusual materials, RICS advise a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to make any major works, it would be better that you book a Building Survey instead. This option is not as cheap however it does offer a thorough analysis of the Darton property's general condition in addition to information on defects , repairs as well as maintenance options .

For further advice why not obtain a Darton House Survey Quote on our site or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

I am looking for English Garden Wall bond maintenance advice - can a Darton property surveyor assist? What impact do Darton environmental conditions have?

Brick-walled Darton residential property can experience several common problems. This could be anything from horizontal cracking to inadequate damp-proofing. Your surveyor would usually include these. A defect requiring immediate attention is patchwork cracks caused by tie failure. This cracking may only be visible internally, and is accompanied by an irregular wall surface. Brain Andrew H at 65 Shepherds Leaze, Wotton-Under-Edge, GL12 7LJ should give an estimate for any work. Call them on 01453 521361.

For example, Dutch bond, which is similar to English bond.

Traditionally built property

We are purchasing an older coast house in Darton. Will regular maintenance costs be higher?

Many purchasers hope to own a house with personality, like a Georgian terrace. Vernacular, or traditional, architecture, however, can concern buyers. Darton structures showcasing traditional or "vernacular" techniques can be expensive to upkeep. It is often the case that specialist knowledge is necessary. Traditional building materials may also need to be sourced. If you are uncertain, speak to your surveyor for further advice.

Asbestos roof tiles

The seller's agent said there might be asbestos fireplace affecting the building. What is asbestos, what are the risks and can it be removed?

Asbestos is a dangerous fibrous material. Some types were commonly found in the building materials including insulation.

Asbestos was commonly used as it has excellent resistance to electrical damage qualities and it may be found in Fuse box. Technically all forms are ultimately pernicious and might lead to lung cancer or asbestosis following prolonged exposure. If found, care should be taken not to remove the asbestos. Professional advice must be taken without delay.

Surveyors will not test for asbestos on a Darton home survey. Your Darton surveyor should mention possible asbestos during the survey and should inform you of the options.

HomeBuyer Report

Should we book a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a home in Darton and which one is the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed a Building Survey, although it is effectively the same.

If the Darton property is a flat or maisonette, or is 100 or more years old, or has been extended or modified, or is built of unusual materials, RICS advise a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to make any major works, it would be better that you book a Building Survey instead. This option is not as cheap however it does offer a thorough analysis of the Darton property's general condition in addition to information on defects , repairs as well as maintenance options .

For further advice why not obtain a Darton House Survey Quote on our site or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

I am looking for English Garden Wall bond maintenance advice - can a Darton property surveyor assist? What impact do Darton environmental conditions have?

Brick-walled Darton residential property can experience several common problems. This could be anything from horizontal cracking to inadequate damp-proofing. Your surveyor would usually include these. A defect requiring immediate attention is patchwork cracks caused by tie failure. This cracking may only be visible internally, and is accompanied by an irregular wall surface. Brain Andrew H at 65 Shepherds Leaze, Wotton-Under-Edge, GL12 7LJ should give an estimate for any work. Call them on 01453 521361.



For example, Dutch bond, which is similar to English bond.

Traditionally built property

We are purchasing an older coast house in Darton. Will regular maintenance costs be higher?

Many purchasers hope to own a house with personality, like a Georgian terrace. Vernacular, or traditional, architecture, however, can concern buyers. Darton structures showcasing traditional or "vernacular" techniques can be expensive to upkeep. It is often the case that specialist knowledge is necessary. Traditional building materials may also need to be sourced. If you are uncertain, speak to your surveyor for further advice.

Asbestos roof tiles

The seller's agent said there might be asbestos fireplace affecting the building. What is asbestos, what are the risks and can it be removed?

Asbestos is a dangerous fibrous material. Some types were commonly found in the building materials including insulation.

Asbestos was commonly used as it has excellent resistance to electrical damage qualities and it may be found in Fuse box. Technically all forms are ultimately pernicious and might lead to lung cancer or asbestosis following prolonged exposure. If found, care should be taken not to remove the asbestos. Professional advice must be taken without delay.

Surveyors will not test for asbestos on a Darton home survey. Your Darton surveyor should mention possible asbestos during the survey and should inform you of the options.

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