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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 Home Survey ? Which one is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Seven Kings

    A Homebuyer Report is the best choice if you are buying a property built from conventional materials i.e. brick & tile, in reasonable repair and built in the last 100 years.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Seven Kings

    A Building Survey (which used to be called a Full Structural Survey in Seven Kings) will also be conducted by a MRICS/FRICS surveyor but is more exhaustive. Opt for this survey for non standard e.g. a thatched roof property.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Seven Kings

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

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HomeBuyer Report

Should we go for a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a property in Seven Kings and which one is the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed a Building Survey, although it is basically the same the same survey.

If the Seven Kings property is a flat, or is over 100 years old, or has been extended or modified, or is of non standard construction, you should choose the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to make alterations on the property, RICS recommend you carry out a Building Survey. This option is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report but it will give you exhaustive analysis of the Seven Kings property's state of repair along with more detailed advice on defects , general repairs and maintenance options .

If in doubt why not obtain a Seven Kings Survey Quote via our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Building Surveys on houses

Should I do the full structural survey when considering a extended Edwardian home in Seven Kings as opposed to a HomeBuyer Report?

Frequently still called the Full Structural Survey, it is no longer available and has been renamed by RICS and the right term is now the Building Survey.

The HomeBuyer Report goes into enough detail for a mid century or later unmodified house built out of conventional construction materials i.e. brick/tile. A Building Survey is the most suitable selection for the house mentioned. Two to three days after an exhaustive survey of the accessible parts, a written report is forwarded to the prospective purchaser giving comprehensive and relevant information

in relation to the state of repair of the house. There are certain limitations exist with any survey as the Seven Kings based surveyor will not be able to open up the fabric of the property nor can they comment on efficiency of gas installations.

Damaged Render

What will the Surveyor be focused on, on a smooth stucco coated regency home in Seven Kings.

Stucco is just a type of render. Typically it is applied to brick that dries to a flat surface, often then trowled to give the appearance of stone blocks. It is highly beautiful and is often found on Regency properties. it can be prone to defect and Surveyors in Seven Kings commonly detail any number of problems for example, horizontal pattern like cracking that describes the mortar joints underneath. Other issues might be when moisture enters below sills that causes detachment. Re-applying problems may be difficult and costly as craftsmen are becoming more difficult to find.

Defective door frame

On the HomeBuyer Report what effect can a Condition rating 2 have on 'E6 - Outside doors' ?

Outside doors are to be opened and closed if keys are present, but they cannot otherwise be forced open. Broadly speaking, the thresholds of doorways are also surveyed, checking that access is level, water is excluded from leaking into the property, etc. Cracked door glass is an example.

Issues requiring some attention are labelled condition rating 2, but this may not be urgent. Some areas may be marked as 'Not inspected'. The structured format for the HomeBuyer Report is intended to produce a useful and comprehensive survey for any home purchasers. As a result, some sections are omitted where they do not apply to the surveyed property.

HomeBuyer Report

Should we go for a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a property in Seven Kings and which one is the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed a Building Survey, although it is basically the same the same survey.

If the Seven Kings property is a flat, or is over 100 years old, or has been extended or modified, or is of non standard construction, you should choose the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to make alterations on the property, RICS recommend you carry out a Building Survey. This option is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report but it will give you exhaustive analysis of the Seven Kings property's state of repair along with more detailed advice on defects , general repairs and maintenance options .

If in doubt why not obtain a Seven Kings Survey Quote via our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Building Surveys on houses

Should I do the full structural survey when considering a extended Edwardian home in Seven Kings as opposed to a HomeBuyer Report?

Frequently still called the Full Structural Survey, it is no longer available and has been renamed by RICS and the right term is now the Building Survey.

The HomeBuyer Report goes into enough detail for a mid century or later unmodified house built out of conventional construction materials i.e. brick/tile. A Building Survey is the most suitable selection for the house mentioned. Two to three days after an exhaustive survey of the accessible parts, a written report is forwarded to the prospective purchaser giving comprehensive and relevant information



in relation to the state of repair of the house. There are certain limitations exist with any survey as the Seven Kings based surveyor will not be able to open up the fabric of the property nor can they comment on efficiency of gas installations.

Damaged Render

What will the Surveyor be focused on, on a smooth stucco coated regency home in Seven Kings.

Stucco is just a type of render. Typically it is applied to brick that dries to a flat surface, often then trowled to give the appearance of stone blocks. It is highly beautiful and is often found on Regency properties. it can be prone to defect and Surveyors in Seven Kings commonly detail any number of problems for example, horizontal pattern like cracking that describes the mortar joints underneath. Other issues might be when moisture enters below sills that causes detachment. Re-applying problems may be difficult and costly as craftsmen are becoming more difficult to find.

Defective door frame

On the HomeBuyer Report what effect can a Condition rating 2 have on 'E6 - Outside doors' ?

Outside doors are to be opened and closed if keys are present, but they cannot otherwise be forced open. Broadly speaking, the thresholds of doorways are also surveyed, checking that access is level, water is excluded from leaking into the property, etc. Cracked door glass is an example.

Issues requiring some attention are labelled condition rating 2, but this may not be urgent. Some areas may be marked as 'Not inspected'. The structured format for the HomeBuyer Report is intended to produce a useful and comprehensive survey for any home purchasers. As a result, some sections are omitted where they do not apply to the surveyed property.

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