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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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Which HomeBuyers Survey do I need for my intended property purchase ?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Holme On Spalding Moor

    The RICS Homebuyer Report is the best choice when you are purchasing a home constructed from conventional materials such as brick & tile, not dilapidated and less than 100 years old.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Holme On Spalding Moor

    The Building Survey (once known as a Full Structural Survey in Holme On Spalding Moor) is also carried out by a MRICS/FRICS chartered surveyor and is more thorough. Opt for this for unconventional , for example wood frame properties.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Holme On Spalding Moor

    This is an independent valuation . This report is often chosen by mortgage free buyers or anyone needing a formal valuation e.g. a dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to get a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a property in Holme On Spalding Moor and which one would be cheaper?

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

If the Holme On Spalding Moor property is an apartment, or was built before 1900, or has been extended or modified, or is built of unusual materials (e.g. timber frame), RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to make significant alterations, it would be better that you select a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is less cheap however it will offer a thorough analysis of the Holme On Spalding Moor property's condition along with more detailed advice on defects and maintenance options .

For further advice you can get a Holme On Spalding Moor Home Survey Quote via our website or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Conservatory

In a Holme On Spalding Moor HomeBuyer Report, what are common a green light rating defects for conservatory and porches?

A condition rating of 1 states that no repair work is needed. Nevertheless, the surveyor may still recommend that regular upkeep is carried out. Parts of the report which do not apply to the specific Holme On Spalding Moor residence being surveyed will be indicated with a 'NI', or 'not inspected'. Irrespective of standardised format of the report, your surveyor will provide a bespoke report, tailored to your particular concerns. In Holme On Spalding Moor, examples include fastener problems. E7 elements are visually inspected. Building regulations and issues relating to correct planning approval are considered (e.g. is it a conservatory, an extension, or a 'sun room'?) will also be mentioned in the report.

Wall cracks caused by subsidence

We are purchasing a home in Holme On Spalding Moor and noticed that the lounge door frame was skewed, could this be evidence of subsidence? What can be done to remedy subsidence if it is identified?

Subsidence is defined as movement of the foundations of a structure, but some degree of movement will always occur. Newer homes, for example, will need to settle beneath the building's own weight.

There are a number of factors capable of causing subsidence to Holme On Spalding Moor homes. One such issue is that soil on sloping ground is not as stable as that sitting on horizontal ground. In very wet or flooded conditions, the soil layer may become unstable and begin to slide downward. In serious temperatures, movement can worsen, leading to subsidence.

The root cause of any subsidence must be found before repairs can commence. Removing or even pruning the tree(s) causing subsidence may be enough to halt any further movement. Chartered surveyors should be able to identify a subsidence problem, while structural engineers may also be required.

Traditionally built property

We are purchasing in Holme On Spalding Moor. What will we need to pay attention to when purchasing an old building? What should be budgeted for regular maintenance?

Many buyers in Holme On Spalding Moor would like to own a home with character. Vernacular, or traditional, architecture, however, can create difficulties for an owner. Property featuring traditional methods can be costly to upkeep. You should be aware that expert knowledge may be needed. .

Construction materials, such as matching stone or wood, may also need to be sourced.

HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to get a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a property in Holme On Spalding Moor and which one would be cheaper?

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

If the Holme On Spalding Moor property is an apartment, or was built before 1900, or has been extended or modified, or is built of unusual materials (e.g. timber frame), RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to make significant alterations, it would be better that you select a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is less cheap however it will offer a thorough analysis of the Holme On Spalding Moor property's condition along with more detailed advice on defects and maintenance options .

For further advice you can get a Holme On Spalding Moor Home Survey Quote via our website or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Conservatory

In a Holme On Spalding Moor HomeBuyer Report, what are common a green light rating defects for conservatory and porches?

A condition rating of 1 states that no repair work is needed. Nevertheless, the surveyor may still recommend that regular upkeep is carried out. Parts of the report which do not apply to the specific Holme On Spalding Moor residence being surveyed will be indicated with a 'NI', or 'not inspected'. Irrespective of standardised format of the report, your surveyor will provide a bespoke report, tailored to your particular concerns. In Holme On Spalding Moor, examples include fastener problems. E7 elements are visually inspected. Building regulations and issues relating to correct planning approval are considered (e.g. is it a conservatory, an extension, or a 'sun room'?) will also be mentioned in the report.



Wall cracks caused by subsidence

We are purchasing a home in Holme On Spalding Moor and noticed that the lounge door frame was skewed, could this be evidence of subsidence? What can be done to remedy subsidence if it is identified?

Subsidence is defined as movement of the foundations of a structure, but some degree of movement will always occur. Newer homes, for example, will need to settle beneath the building's own weight.

There are a number of factors capable of causing subsidence to Holme On Spalding Moor homes. One such issue is that soil on sloping ground is not as stable as that sitting on horizontal ground. In very wet or flooded conditions, the soil layer may become unstable and begin to slide downward. In serious temperatures, movement can worsen, leading to subsidence.

The root cause of any subsidence must be found before repairs can commence. Removing or even pruning the tree(s) causing subsidence may be enough to halt any further movement. Chartered surveyors should be able to identify a subsidence problem, while structural engineers may also be required.

Traditionally built property

We are purchasing in Holme On Spalding Moor. What will we need to pay attention to when purchasing an old building? What should be budgeted for regular maintenance?

Many buyers in Holme On Spalding Moor would like to own a home with character. Vernacular, or traditional, architecture, however, can create difficulties for an owner. Property featuring traditional methods can be costly to upkeep. You should be aware that expert knowledge may be needed. .

Construction materials, such as matching stone or wood, may also need to be sourced.

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