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  Mortgage Valuation
  Property Valuation
  Homebuyer Report
  Building Survey
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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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Looking for a Building Survey? Which survey is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Horncastle

    A Homebuyer Report should be selected if buying a home constructed from standard building materials i.e. tile and brick, not dilapidated and not over 100 years in age.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Horncastle

    A RICS Building Survey (previously called a Full Structural Survey in Horncastle) will also be carried out by a MRICS/FRICS chartered surveyor but is more thorough. Select this survey for unconventional e.g. stone wall buildings.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Horncastle

    This is an independent chartered surveyor valuation . This is usually chosen by mortgage free buyers or anyone needing a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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HomeBuyer Report

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

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

If the Horncastle property is an apartment, or is a period property, or has been structurally modified, or is built of unusual materials (e.g. steel and glass), RICS advise a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to make an extension, it would be better that you commission a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is not as cheap however it does give you a more detailed analysis of the Horncastle property's condition as well as including more detailed advice on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more detailed advice why not obtain an instant Horncastle Survey Quote on our site or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Landfill site near home

What should we be concerned about when buying a maisonette close to a rubbish tip

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes including hazardous refuse. Of course nobody really wants to live near one (most people do live under 2km away from one). Concerns include heavy metals .

Horncastle surveyors will note structural problems connected with the site. Your conveyancer will conduct environmental searches of the Environmental Agency data sets as well as East Lindsey Local Authority and give you the results of the search .

Roof defects identified during a survey

We have made an offer for a building with a converted attic in Horncastle. Will access to the loft be an issue?

This is frequently addressed by chartered surveyors. Homes throughout Horncastle can be hiding serious problems like mould. From the purlins to the valley gutters, the status of the whole roof should be reviewed. Your chartered surveyors may then recommend that some faults need urgent attention.

It may be inconvenient to employ scaffolding to perform repairs, especially in the busy parts of Horncastle, but it is a health and safety necessity. A quote (or several) for any necessary work should be acquired as soon as possible.

Traditionally built property

We are buying a barn conversion in Horncastle. What should be budgeted for maintenance?

Vernacular, or traditional, architecture can create issues for homeowners, and Properties built with traditional methods can be a chore to maintain. It is often the case that expert knowledge is necessary, and it could also be necessary to find Materials suitable for the work, which could end up costing more than initially budgeted.

HomeBuyer Report

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

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

If the Horncastle property is an apartment, or is a period property, or has been structurally modified, or is built of unusual materials (e.g. steel and glass), RICS advise a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to make an extension, it would be better that you commission a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is not as cheap however it does give you a more detailed analysis of the Horncastle property's condition as well as including more detailed advice on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more detailed advice why not obtain an instant Horncastle Survey Quote on our site or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Landfill site near home

What should we be concerned about when buying a maisonette close to a rubbish tip

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes including hazardous refuse. Of course nobody really wants to live near one (most people do live under 2km away from one). Concerns include heavy metals .



Horncastle surveyors will note structural problems connected with the site. Your conveyancer will conduct environmental searches of the Environmental Agency data sets as well as East Lindsey Local Authority and give you the results of the search .

Roof defects identified during a survey

We have made an offer for a building with a converted attic in Horncastle. Will access to the loft be an issue?

This is frequently addressed by chartered surveyors. Homes throughout Horncastle can be hiding serious problems like mould. From the purlins to the valley gutters, the status of the whole roof should be reviewed. Your chartered surveyors may then recommend that some faults need urgent attention.

It may be inconvenient to employ scaffolding to perform repairs, especially in the busy parts of Horncastle, but it is a health and safety necessity. A quote (or several) for any necessary work should be acquired as soon as possible.

Traditionally built property

We are buying a barn conversion in Horncastle. What should be budgeted for maintenance?

Vernacular, or traditional, architecture can create issues for homeowners, and Properties built with traditional methods can be a chore to maintain. It is often the case that expert knowledge is necessary, and it could also be necessary to find Materials suitable for the work, which could end up costing more than initially budgeted.

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