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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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Looking for a Property Survey ? Which survey is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Flitwick

    The Homebuyer Report is the right choice when buying a property built from standard building materials such as brick and tile, in reasonable repair and not over 100 years in age.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Flitwick

    The RICS Building Survey (often referred to as a Full Structural Survey in Flitwick) will also be conducted by a MRICS/FRICS chartered surveyor and is more thorough. Choose this when buying a non standard e.g. timber wall properties.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Flitwick

    This is an independent chartered surveyor valuation . It is typically chosen by mortgage free buyers or someone requiring a formal valuation e.g. a dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should I select a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a home in Flitwick and which one is cheaper?

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

If the Flitwick property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not brick and tile), RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any alterations, you should you opt for a Building Survey. This survey is not as cheap but it does provide you with comprehensive details of the Flitwick property's condition along with an opinion on defects , repairs and maintenance options .

For further advice why not obtain an instant Flitwick Homebuyers Survey Quote online or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Building Surveys on houses

What are the benefits to order a full structural survey instead of a HomeBuyer Report when looking into a extended home?

Structural Surveys are no longer offered by Surveyors and the new more technical survey which has been called a Building Survey, is now available. If looking into purchasing a modified Flitwick house e.g. a neglected house, it is now the most suitable property survey. It will provide full and notable advice about the homes condition in conjunction with any technical details a thorough visual inspection of the inside and outside of the main building and permanent outbuildings. Outside buildings should be surveyed.

Subsidence resulting from soft clay soil

Do clay soil foundations be the cause of many issues for Flitwick property? Does the Building Survey cover this?

The content of soil around the foundations of a property in Flitwick can have unwanted consequences. Issues range from moisture changes in the soil to soil movement, both of which can put a property's foundations under great strain. Expansive and reactive types of clay soil can be troublesome. Expansive clay soil is particularly sensitive to shifts in water content. Some clay soils are prone to creep, if the top soil and property lie on a slope. Either as a result of erosion or extreme weather, in rare situations, the soil layer can shift without warning, as a landslide, resulting in the structural failure and collapse of the whole building! A Flitwick surveyor will take into account and clay soil related concerns, and advise accordingly.

Gas flame

Does a qualified surveyor go into detail on the safety of the gas heaters?

A RICS chartered surveyor will locate and visually check any accessible parts of the gas system. This will mean gas related areas such as the meter location/position at the property, in addition to gas connected installations, for instance balanced flues. Any external fittings won't however be taken off. Needless to say, gas is potentially deadly, if you have any worries about gas, call a gas engineer.

Gas Safe firms in Flitwick include Mick Rust Plumbing & Heating of 39 Osborn Road, Barton-Le-Clay, Bedford, Bedfordshire Tel. 07885146965 and Pipeline Plumbing & Heating of 64 Cedar Close, Ampthill, Bedford, Bedfordshire Tel. 07835253994.

HomeBuyer Report

Should I select a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a home in Flitwick and which one is cheaper?

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

If the Flitwick property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not brick and tile), RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any alterations, you should you opt for a Building Survey. This survey is not as cheap but it does provide you with comprehensive details of the Flitwick property's condition along with an opinion on defects , repairs and maintenance options .

For further advice why not obtain an instant Flitwick Homebuyers Survey Quote online or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Building Surveys on houses

What are the benefits to order a full structural survey instead of a HomeBuyer Report when looking into a extended home?

Structural Surveys are no longer offered by Surveyors and the new more technical survey which has been called a Building Survey, is now available. If looking into purchasing a modified Flitwick house e.g. a neglected house, it is now the most suitable property survey. It will provide full and notable advice about the homes condition in conjunction with any technical details a thorough visual inspection of the inside and outside of the main building and permanent outbuildings. Outside buildings should be surveyed.



Subsidence resulting from soft clay soil

Do clay soil foundations be the cause of many issues for Flitwick property? Does the Building Survey cover this?

The content of soil around the foundations of a property in Flitwick can have unwanted consequences. Issues range from moisture changes in the soil to soil movement, both of which can put a property's foundations under great strain. Expansive and reactive types of clay soil can be troublesome. Expansive clay soil is particularly sensitive to shifts in water content. Some clay soils are prone to creep, if the top soil and property lie on a slope. Either as a result of erosion or extreme weather, in rare situations, the soil layer can shift without warning, as a landslide, resulting in the structural failure and collapse of the whole building! A Flitwick surveyor will take into account and clay soil related concerns, and advise accordingly.

Gas flame

Does a qualified surveyor go into detail on the safety of the gas heaters?

A RICS chartered surveyor will locate and visually check any accessible parts of the gas system. This will mean gas related areas such as the meter location/position at the property, in addition to gas connected installations, for instance balanced flues. Any external fittings won't however be taken off. Needless to say, gas is potentially deadly, if you have any worries about gas, call a gas engineer.

Gas Safe firms in Flitwick include Mick Rust Plumbing & Heating of 39 Osborn Road, Barton-Le-Clay, Bedford, Bedfordshire Tel. 07885146965 and Pipeline Plumbing & Heating of 64 Cedar Close, Ampthill, Bedford, Bedfordshire Tel. 07835253994.

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