HomeBuyer Report sample

Home Buyers Survey
in Purton

  • Next day bookings available
  • Fast turnaround of report
  • RICS surveyors in Purton

Download sample reports

From £225
inc. VAT

Instant online quote:

Your information stays private

 

X

Select Survey Sample

The content of survey reports will vary considerably due to factors including the age, type, location and condition of the property, and materials used in its construction.

Click preferred survey type to begin download.

Download sample HomeBuyer Report HomeBuyer Report sample

Download sample Building Survey Building Survey sample

Download sample Property Valuation Property Valuation sample

Survey reports can be large files containing many photos of a property. On slower connections these files may take a short while to download.

Compare Purton Property Surveys

X

  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
  Tick Tick Tick
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
    Tick  Tick
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
  Tick Tick Tick
Show traffic light ratings
which give you a green/amber/red condition of your property in an easy-to-understand format
    Tick  
Prepare you
for potential costly repairs after you move in
    Tick Tick
Completed by a RICS Surveyor
Surveyor Local’s national panel of surveyors are fully qualified and highly experienced chartered surveyors
Tick Tick Tick Tick
Independent valuation
gives you a professional valuation of the property, helping prevent you from paying too much for the property
  Tick Tick  
Exhaustive report
a more indepth survey on construction, issues and defects
      Tick
Appropriate for all properties
a suitable survey, irrespective of age, construction type, condition and level of modification
      Tick
Highlights urgent issues
Reports on any defects needing urgent attention
    Tick Tick
Ongoing maintenance
Professional recommendations on repairs and maintenance
    Tick Tick
Building reinstatement costs
Included for insurance purposes
    Tick  
Appropriate for standard property types
Suitable for properties built later than1900 of standard construction (brick and tile)
    Tick  
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
      Tick
Advice for your solicitor
Observations that may impact the legal title investigation conducted by your solicitor.
    Tick Tick
    Get Property Valuation Quote Get HomeBuyer Survey Quote Get Building Survey Quote
 

Which Property Survey is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Purton

    The Homebuyer Report should be chosen when planning to purchase a home made of conventional materials i.e. brick and tile, not dilapidated and not over 100 years in age.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Purton

    The RICS Building Survey (previously called a Full Structural Survey in Purton) is also carried out by a RICS chartered surveyor but is more exhaustive. Opt for this option when buying a non standard e.g. stone slab roof houses.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Purton

    This is an independent valuation of the property. This is typically chosen by mortgage free buyers or anyone needing a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

Reviews

Purton Surveyors

"Surveyor Local were fast, affordable and thorough. I couldn't fault them in any way."

Purton Surveyors

Recent Home Surveys
in Purton

  • HomeBuyer Report
    Hadleigh Close, West Lea, Swindon, SN5

  • HomeBuyer Report
    Long Thorpe Close, Swindon, SN5

Home Buyers Survey Purton

Error message

  • Notice: Undefined variable: outputDisabled in navtax_main() (line 694 of /home/surveyorlocalco/public_html/sites/all/modules/custom/navtax/navtax.module).
  • Notice: Undefined variable: block in internal_analytics_block_view() (line 115 of /home/surveyorlocalco/public_html/sites/all/modules/custom/internal_analytics/internal_analytics.module).
HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to book a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a house in Purton and of the 3, which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey is now called a Building Survey, although it is effectively the same level of survey.

If the Purton property is an apartment, or is an older property, or has been structurally modified, or is built of unusual materials, RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to make major works, it would be better that you commission a Building Survey. This option is less cheap, however it will give you a thorough analysis of the Purton property's condition in addition to information on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more details get a Purton Home Survey Quote on our site or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

House Prices

I would like to purchase a flat in SN5. The vendor is asking £133, 173. What factors will Purton RICS surveyor allow for on a Home Survey ?

There are many factors which could positively or negatively affect house prices from state (of neglect) of exterior to whether it is near the coast or has a coastal view. It often helps to look at flat prices achieved in Purton at the same time for comparable properties. The average flat price registered between July and October in 2012 was £106, 273, which is £26, 900 less than the price you are intending to pay (£208, 043 was the blended house/flat average). 32, Fontmell Close, Swindon, Swindon, Swindon, SN25 2PE sold for £130, 000 .

The only way to get a formal home valuation is to get a Homebuyer Report which includes a formal valuation as part of the service. Your qualified surveyor will be accredited under the Valuer Registration Scheme. The scheme is intended to raise consumer confidence and improves standards.

A professional surveyor will always attend the property as well as factoring in any other factors that can impact on property prices.

Landfill site near home

What should I be wary of when buying a house in the region Parkgate Farm Landfill Site and landfill sites generally

Sites used for landfill come in many shapes and sizes including domestic waste material disposal. There are thousands of sites affect many thousands of people throughout the UK including Purton. Worries include heavy metals. Potential health problems for example gut problems have been associated to landfill sites .

Surveyors will examine any structural issues connected with the landfill. Your lawyer will commission conveyancing and environmental searches of the British Geological data sets in addition to Swindon Local Authority and address any concerns you may have .

Traditionally built property

What should we consider when buying older property in Purton? Will the building's age be a problem?

Many buyers have considered buying a home with character, such as a Victorian home. The age of a structure, however, can concern buyers. Buildings built using traditional or "vernacular" techniques can be surprisingly expensive to maintain. It is often the case that specialist knowledge is necessary. Materials suitable for the work may also need to be sourced. This can make asking the seller for more detail about their current maintenance regime a good idea.

HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to book a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a house in Purton and of the 3, which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey is now called a Building Survey, although it is effectively the same level of survey.

If the Purton property is an apartment, or is an older property, or has been structurally modified, or is built of unusual materials, RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to make major works, it would be better that you commission a Building Survey. This option is less cheap, however it will give you a thorough analysis of the Purton property's condition in addition to information on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more details get a Purton Home Survey Quote on our site or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

House Prices

I would like to purchase a flat in SN5. The vendor is asking £133, 173. What factors will Purton RICS surveyor allow for on a Home Survey ?

There are many factors which could positively or negatively affect house prices from state (of neglect) of exterior to whether it is near the coast or has a coastal view. It often helps to look at flat prices achieved in Purton at the same time for comparable properties. The average flat price registered between July and October in 2012 was £106, 273, which is £26, 900 less than the price you are intending to pay (£208, 043 was the blended house/flat average). 32, Fontmell Close, Swindon, Swindon, Swindon, SN25 2PE sold for £130, 000 .



The only way to get a formal home valuation is to get a Homebuyer Report which includes a formal valuation as part of the service. Your qualified surveyor will be accredited under the Valuer Registration Scheme. The scheme is intended to raise consumer confidence and improves standards.

A professional surveyor will always attend the property as well as factoring in any other factors that can impact on property prices.

Landfill site near home

What should I be wary of when buying a house in the region Parkgate Farm Landfill Site and landfill sites generally

Sites used for landfill come in many shapes and sizes including domestic waste material disposal. There are thousands of sites affect many thousands of people throughout the UK including Purton. Worries include heavy metals. Potential health problems for example gut problems have been associated to landfill sites .

Surveyors will examine any structural issues connected with the landfill. Your lawyer will commission conveyancing and environmental searches of the British Geological data sets in addition to Swindon Local Authority and address any concerns you may have .

Traditionally built property

What should we consider when buying older property in Purton? Will the building's age be a problem?

Many buyers have considered buying a home with character, such as a Victorian home. The age of a structure, however, can concern buyers. Buildings built using traditional or "vernacular" techniques can be surprisingly expensive to maintain. It is often the case that specialist knowledge is necessary. Materials suitable for the work may also need to be sourced. This can make asking the seller for more detail about their current maintenance regime a good idea.

Get an instant
home survey quote online

Get a quote