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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 Property Survey is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Fordingbridge

    The Homebuyer Report is the right choice if planning to buy a home made of conventional building materials i.e. tile and brick, not dilapidated and constructed after 1900.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Fordingbridge

    The RICS Building Survey (previously called a Full Structural Survey in Fordingbridge) is also carried out by a RICS accredited surveyor and is more thorough. Select this survey for unconventional e.g. stone wall properties.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Fordingbridge

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

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HomeBuyer Report

Should we get a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a house in Fordingbridge and which would be cheaper?

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

If the Fordingbridge property is a flat, or is over 100 years old, or has been structurally altered, or is built of unusual materials, RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to carry out significant alterations, you should you choose a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is less cheap however it will offer a thorough analysis of the Fordingbridge property's general condition as well as including an opinion on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more information you can get an instant Fordingbridge House Survey Quote or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

RICS Homebuyer Report valuation

Will my survey give a property valuation and cost of rebuild estimate (including the cost of reconstructing a boundary wall) and what does it include?

Fordingbridge Homebuyer Reports an independent valuation and a reinstatement cost as part of the report. To fully consider the property's value your chartered surveyor will use knowledge of Fordingbridge and other things relating to the property for instance: accommodation Surveyors also evaluate construction methods and will use other assumptions, for example the building connected to mains services such as electricity.

A Building Survey does not 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.

Further Fordingbridge assumptions, such as use of communal grounds or connection to sewers, are made as well as any significant environmental issues like industrial buildings, which will also be factored in.

Traditionally built property

I am purchasing a converted cow-house in Fordingbridge. What effect will the cladding have on regular maintenance?

Some buyers in Fordingbridge would like to own a old, characterful home one day. A building's age, however, can concern buyers. Properties built using traditional methods can be unexpectedly hard to upkeep. You should bear in mind that specialist expertise may be needed. Traditional building materials may also need to be sourced. This can end up costing more than initially budgeted. Mention this to your building surveyor for more information.

Damage caused by high rainfall

How will we know what effect can heavy rain have on our new building in Fordingbridge? Where there are issues, what should we do?

Both in Fordingbridge, and throughout the county, rain is so common that buyers rarely think about it. Unfortunately the effect which heavy rainfall has on your home is rarely considered properly by buyers. Signs that gutters are blocked include leaves or other vegetation causing a blockage. This could then result in rotten roof timbers.

That is not to say that drainage problems should cause you to reconsider a purchase. They are usually a simple matter to remedy. Where this is not maintained, the damage becomes increasing costly to remedy.

HomeBuyer Report

Should we get a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a house in Fordingbridge and which would be cheaper?

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

If the Fordingbridge property is a flat, or is over 100 years old, or has been structurally altered, or is built of unusual materials, RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to carry out significant alterations, you should you choose a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is less cheap however it will offer a thorough analysis of the Fordingbridge property's general condition as well as including an opinion on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more information you can get an instant Fordingbridge House Survey Quote or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

RICS Homebuyer Report valuation

Will my survey give a property valuation and cost of rebuild estimate (including the cost of reconstructing a boundary wall) and what does it include?

Fordingbridge Homebuyer Reports an independent valuation and a reinstatement cost as part of the report. To fully consider the property's value your chartered surveyor will use knowledge of Fordingbridge and other things relating to the property for instance: accommodation Surveyors also evaluate construction methods and will use other assumptions, for example the building connected to mains services such as electricity.



A Building Survey does not 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.

Further Fordingbridge assumptions, such as use of communal grounds or connection to sewers, are made as well as any significant environmental issues like industrial buildings, which will also be factored in.

Traditionally built property

I am purchasing a converted cow-house in Fordingbridge. What effect will the cladding have on regular maintenance?

Some buyers in Fordingbridge would like to own a old, characterful home one day. A building's age, however, can concern buyers. Properties built using traditional methods can be unexpectedly hard to upkeep. You should bear in mind that specialist expertise may be needed. Traditional building materials may also need to be sourced. This can end up costing more than initially budgeted. Mention this to your building surveyor for more information.

Damage caused by high rainfall

How will we know what effect can heavy rain have on our new building in Fordingbridge? Where there are issues, what should we do?

Both in Fordingbridge, and throughout the county, rain is so common that buyers rarely think about it. Unfortunately the effect which heavy rainfall has on your home is rarely considered properly by buyers. Signs that gutters are blocked include leaves or other vegetation causing a blockage. This could then result in rotten roof timbers.

That is not to say that drainage problems should cause you to reconsider a purchase. They are usually a simple matter to remedy. Where this is not maintained, the damage becomes increasing costly to remedy.

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