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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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Do you need a Property Survey ? Which one is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Northallerton

    A RICS Homebuyer Report is the right choice if you are purchasing a home made of conventional materials i.e. brick and tile, in reasonable order and build after 1900.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Northallerton

    A RICS Building Survey (once known as a Full Structural Survey in Northallerton) will also be conducted by a MRICS/FRICS surveyor and is more detailed. Choose this for non standard e.g. architecturally unusual houses.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Northallerton

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

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HomeBuyer Report

Should I go for a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a home in Northallerton and which would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has been updated to a Building Survey but is essentially the same.

If the Northallerton property is a flat or maisonette, or was built before 1900, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials, RICS recommend the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to carry out substantial modifications, RICS advise you carry out a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is less cheap, however it will give you a more detailed analysis of the Northallerton property's general condition along with advice on structural defects as well as maintenance options .

If in doubt why not obtain an instant Northallerton Home Survey Quote or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

Roof defects identified during a survey

Our seller warned us that access to the roof of the property could be hard to organise, and we are sensitive to the cost of roof repairs. Will access to the roof of the property be hard to organise?

Homes in the area in otherwise fine condition can often hide roof maintenance problems. All parts of the roof must be considered during the survey. This can include anything from valley gutters to purlins, and where the matter is serious, it should be rectified promptly.

In the past, roof maintenance would be carried out with just ladders and 'crawler boards'. This practice is terribly unsafe, and contractors today will insist that scaffolding be used. A quote (or several) for any necessary work should be acquired as soon as possible. Call Middleton S of 2 Hall Moor Clo, Kirklevington, Yarm, TS15 9NN on 01642 788409 for an estimate.

Timber damage by insect larvae

We are buying in Northallerton, and think we saw signs of an infestation in the attic. Will the Full Structural Survey investigate this?

Pests like ants may sometimes seem a small, even irrelevant, matter when buying in Northallerton.

Unfortunately, the threat posed by these to property is very real, and can be costly to fix. An affected house may not always be easy to identify.

For example, cluster, or swarming flies, are often found in lofts and can be a serious, seasonal annoyance if not treated. As some pest problems can be very stubborn, knowing the risks, and chance of success before you buy is essential. As awareness of less common problems grows, more surveys should identify these and advise on remedies.

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

We want to put in an offer on a place in Northallerton. Is there any brick guidelines for upkeep we should be aware of?? What impact do Northallerton environmental conditions have?

Brick-constructed homes feature several advantages. However, they can also experience a number of issues, from erosion to spalling. Any such issues ought to be reported on along with recommendations. One frequently reported defect is extensive damp where water has been drawn in through or between poorly fitted brickwork. Hewitt Philip may be able to give an estimate for any necessary upkeep. Contact them at 176 Sealand Rd, Chester, CH1 4LH or 01244 376952.

A great deal of variety, both in appearance and manufacture of brick building feature in construction throughout Northallerton. Maintenance work may be more time-consuming and costly than you assume. If the surveyor does raise concerns about a brick wall defect or structural issue, it may be wise to speak to a builder before completion to assess the extent and cost of the work.

HomeBuyer Report

Should I go for a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a home in Northallerton and which would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has been updated to a Building Survey but is essentially the same.

If the Northallerton property is a flat or maisonette, or was built before 1900, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials, RICS recommend the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to carry out substantial modifications, RICS advise you carry out a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is less cheap, however it will give you a more detailed analysis of the Northallerton property's general condition along with advice on structural defects as well as maintenance options .

If in doubt why not obtain an instant Northallerton Home Survey Quote or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

Roof defects identified during a survey

Our seller warned us that access to the roof of the property could be hard to organise, and we are sensitive to the cost of roof repairs. Will access to the roof of the property be hard to organise?

Homes in the area in otherwise fine condition can often hide roof maintenance problems. All parts of the roof must be considered during the survey. This can include anything from valley gutters to purlins, and where the matter is serious, it should be rectified promptly.

In the past, roof maintenance would be carried out with just ladders and 'crawler boards'. This practice is terribly unsafe, and contractors today will insist that scaffolding be used. A quote (or several) for any necessary work should be acquired as soon as possible. Call Middleton S of 2 Hall Moor Clo, Kirklevington, Yarm, TS15 9NN on 01642 788409 for an estimate.



Timber damage by insect larvae

We are buying in Northallerton, and think we saw signs of an infestation in the attic. Will the Full Structural Survey investigate this?

Pests like ants may sometimes seem a small, even irrelevant, matter when buying in Northallerton.

Unfortunately, the threat posed by these to property is very real, and can be costly to fix. An affected house may not always be easy to identify.

For example, cluster, or swarming flies, are often found in lofts and can be a serious, seasonal annoyance if not treated. As some pest problems can be very stubborn, knowing the risks, and chance of success before you buy is essential. As awareness of less common problems grows, more surveys should identify these and advise on remedies.

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

We want to put in an offer on a place in Northallerton. Is there any brick guidelines for upkeep we should be aware of?? What impact do Northallerton environmental conditions have?

Brick-constructed homes feature several advantages. However, they can also experience a number of issues, from erosion to spalling. Any such issues ought to be reported on along with recommendations. One frequently reported defect is extensive damp where water has been drawn in through or between poorly fitted brickwork. Hewitt Philip may be able to give an estimate for any necessary upkeep. Contact them at 176 Sealand Rd, Chester, CH1 4LH or 01244 376952.

A great deal of variety, both in appearance and manufacture of brick building feature in construction throughout Northallerton. Maintenance work may be more time-consuming and costly than you assume. If the surveyor does raise concerns about a brick wall defect or structural issue, it may be wise to speak to a builder before completion to assess the extent and cost of the work.

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