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  Mortgage Valuation
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  Homebuyer Report
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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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Which Property Survey should you select?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Snowdonia

    The Homebuyer Report is the right choice when purchasing a property built from conventional building materials i.e. brick & tile, not dilapidated and built in the last 100 years.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Snowdonia

    A RICS Building Survey (previously called a Full Structural Survey in Snowdonia) will also be carried out by a MRICS or FRICS qualified surveyor but is more thorough. Select this for non standard , for example cellared properties.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Snowdonia

    This is an impartial valuation . This is typically chosen by cash buyers or anyone requiring a formal valuation e.g. matrimonial dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to have a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a house in Snowdonia and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has a new name called a Building Survey and is basically the same the same survey.

If the Snowdonia property is an apartment, or is a period property, or has been structurally altered, or is built of unusual materials, RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to make alterations, RICS recommend you choose a Building Survey instead. This more detailed survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report however it does give you an in-depth analysis of the Snowdonia property's condition and it includes advice on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more details get a Snowdonia House Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

Damage resulting from flooding

Will our Snowdonia home surveyor consider indications of flooding damage?

Flooding has become a serious concern, more so after it was reported that last year was the second wettest on record (source: www.metoffice.gov.uk), and insurance premiums. can be significantly affected for residences in flood-risk areas. The Environment Agency maintain a flood risk alert service, with regular updated risk assessments, and a property surveyor will advise on repairs or preventative measures.

Preventative measures can include costly but effective solutions e.g. properly constructed drainage. Flooding issues will only be raised in Section J of a property survey if the RICS surveyor observes or has reason to suspect that the residential property is at risk.

Damaged Render

What sort of thing will the RICS Surveyor consider on a stipple rendered (stucco) Victorian house in Snowdonia which we wish to buy.

Stucco is really a smooth and flat render. Typically stucco is layered over brick that dries to a smooth stone like surface. Stucco is highly appealing and is found on Georgian homes. it can be problematic and Surveyors in Snowdonia commonly show any number of problems for instance lateral visible cracking that follows the lines of mortar in the brickwork

Another example of problems could result from the supporting significant loads such as cracking under the eaves. Remedying problems may be costly as skilled tradesmen are getting more difficult to find.

Roof defects identified during a survey

We're purchasing a home in Snowdonia , and we expect to budget something for roof maintenance. What will our surveyor in Snowdonia investigate as part of the survey?

This is frequently addressed by surveyors in Snowdonia. Many residential properties can be blighted by damage to the roof. From tie beams to sheeting, the whole roof should be reported on. Your surveyors in Snowdonia may then recommend that some faults need urgent attention.

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. Prior to exchange, it may be worth sourcing from a builder a quote for any suggested work.

HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to have a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a house in Snowdonia and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has a new name called a Building Survey and is basically the same the same survey.

If the Snowdonia property is an apartment, or is a period property, or has been structurally altered, or is built of unusual materials, RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to make alterations, RICS recommend you choose a Building Survey instead. This more detailed survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report however it does give you an in-depth analysis of the Snowdonia property's condition and it includes advice on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more details get a Snowdonia House Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

Damage resulting from flooding

Will our Snowdonia home surveyor consider indications of flooding damage?

Flooding has become a serious concern, more so after it was reported that last year was the second wettest on record (source: www.metoffice.gov.uk), and insurance premiums. can be significantly affected for residences in flood-risk areas. The Environment Agency maintain a flood risk alert service, with regular updated risk assessments, and a property surveyor will advise on repairs or preventative measures.

Preventative measures can include costly but effective solutions e.g. properly constructed drainage. Flooding issues will only be raised in Section J of a property survey if the RICS surveyor observes or has reason to suspect that the residential property is at risk.



Damaged Render

What sort of thing will the RICS Surveyor consider on a stipple rendered (stucco) Victorian house in Snowdonia which we wish to buy.

Stucco is really a smooth and flat render. Typically stucco is layered over brick that dries to a smooth stone like surface. Stucco is highly appealing and is found on Georgian homes. it can be problematic and Surveyors in Snowdonia commonly show any number of problems for instance lateral visible cracking that follows the lines of mortar in the brickwork

Another example of problems could result from the supporting significant loads such as cracking under the eaves. Remedying problems may be costly as skilled tradesmen are getting more difficult to find.

Roof defects identified during a survey

We're purchasing a home in Snowdonia , and we expect to budget something for roof maintenance. What will our surveyor in Snowdonia investigate as part of the survey?

This is frequently addressed by surveyors in Snowdonia. Many residential properties can be blighted by damage to the roof. From tie beams to sheeting, the whole roof should be reported on. Your surveyors in Snowdonia may then recommend that some faults need urgent attention.

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. Prior to exchange, it may be worth sourcing from a builder a quote for any suggested work.

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