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We work with RICS qualified surveyors around the country who offer high quality property surveys at a great price. Surveyor Local gives you piece of mind about your future property, and offers RICS HomeBuyer Reports, Building Surveys and Property Valuations.

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  • Clear traffic-light ratings for all aspects of the property
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On the next page, you will see quotes for a Building or HomeBuyer Survey, along with a Property Valuation.

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A Building or HomeBuyer Survey helps buyers make more informed decisions.

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Surveys can help buyers avoid costly repairs and negotiate a better purchase price.

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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 Home Buyers Survey? Which survey is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Bartley Green

    The Homebuyer Report is the right choice if you are buying a home constructed from conventional materials such as tile & brick, not dilapidated and less than 100 years old.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Bartley Green

    A RICS Building Survey (previously called a Full Structural Survey in Bartley Green) is also carried out by a RICS chartered surveyor and is more comprehensive. Choose this survey when buying a non standard property such as timber wall properties.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Bartley Green

    This is a professional valuation . This is often chosen by mortgage free buyers or anyone needing a formal valuation e.g. a dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should we have a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a home in Bartley Green and which one would be the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has been updated to a Building Survey, although it is effectively the same survey.

If the Bartley Green property is a flat or maisonette, or is over 100 years old, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction, you should choose a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to do any significant alterations, RICS advise you select a Building Survey. The Building Survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report but it does give you comprehensive details of the Bartley Green property's state of repair and it includes advice on defects and maintenance options .

If in doubt get a Bartley Green Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

Shocking Electrics

When I went to see the home I am interested to acquire I noticed that there are doubts as to then safety of the electrical system, will a Bartley Green survey write anything on the wiring and electrical system?

When conducting a Home Buyers Survey in Bartley Green your surveyor should usually report on the condition of the electrics if it looks like the electrics are in an unsafe condition. This will include a visual check of the unconcealed parts of the wiring in addition to areas e.g. checking any external installations like power in garages or any garden lighting. A check for the documents from a test on the condition of the electrical installations handled by an electrician should usually be part of the Homebuyer report in Bartley Green. .

Examining the documents from the most recent Periodic Inspection Report conducted by an electrician on the building will form part of the survey.

To get nearby guidance on electrical systems call A & A Electrical , 110 Umberslade Rd, Selly Oak, Birmingham, B29 7SD .

House Prices

I am going to acquire a property in Bartley Green, B31. The vendor is asking £150, 048. What will a Bartley Green chartered surveyor consider when conducting a survey ?

There are a great number of factors which could positively or negatively affect the price of property ranging from whether work needs to be to the property to whether the property is overlooked. It often helps to compare with prices achieved in the area for comparable properties.

The means house prices registered at the Land Registry between July and October in 2012 was £124, 548, which is £25, 500 less than the asking price. The combined house/flat average was £120, 141. 23, Bartley Woods, Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, B32 3RB a detached property sold for £159, 000 .

An impartial way for you to get a formal house valuation is to get a Homebuyer Report which includes a formal valuation by default. Your local surveyor will be accredited under the Valuer Registration Scheme.

Roof defects identified during a survey

A neighbour mentioned that the had been issues with wet rot. What advice would the property surveyor in Bartley Green give in their report?

This often causes anxiety for Bartley Green buyers who have had to shell out for major repairs in the past. Many homes can, to the disappointment of their would-be owners, still suffer damage to the roof, including. All aspects of the roof should be reviewed, from the eaves to the ridge flashing. The are also numerous flat-roofed properties in Bartley Green, including many apartment blocks. In these cases, the surveyors will look for a range of signs, including badly installed felting.

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. It may be advisable to source an estimate for any work prior to exchange. However, buyers should endeavour to compare a number of quotes to find the best deal.

HomeBuyer Report

Should we have a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a home in Bartley Green and which one would be the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has been updated to a Building Survey, although it is effectively the same survey.

If the Bartley Green property is a flat or maisonette, or is over 100 years old, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction, you should choose a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to do any significant alterations, RICS advise you select a Building Survey. The Building Survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report but it does give you comprehensive details of the Bartley Green property's state of repair and it includes advice on defects and maintenance options .

If in doubt get a Bartley Green Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

Shocking Electrics

When I went to see the home I am interested to acquire I noticed that there are doubts as to then safety of the electrical system, will a Bartley Green survey write anything on the wiring and electrical system?

When conducting a Home Buyers Survey in Bartley Green your surveyor should usually report on the condition of the electrics if it looks like the electrics are in an unsafe condition. This will include a visual check of the unconcealed parts of the wiring in addition to areas e.g. checking any external installations like power in garages or any garden lighting. A check for the documents from a test on the condition of the electrical installations handled by an electrician should usually be part of the Homebuyer report in Bartley Green. .

Examining the documents from the most recent Periodic Inspection Report conducted by an electrician on the building will form part of the survey.

To get nearby guidance on electrical systems call A & A Electrical , 110 Umberslade Rd, Selly Oak, Birmingham, B29 7SD .



House Prices

I am going to acquire a property in Bartley Green, B31. The vendor is asking £150, 048. What will a Bartley Green chartered surveyor consider when conducting a survey ?

There are a great number of factors which could positively or negatively affect the price of property ranging from whether work needs to be to the property to whether the property is overlooked. It often helps to compare with prices achieved in the area for comparable properties.

The means house prices registered at the Land Registry between July and October in 2012 was £124, 548, which is £25, 500 less than the asking price. The combined house/flat average was £120, 141. 23, Bartley Woods, Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, B32 3RB a detached property sold for £159, 000 .

An impartial way for you to get a formal house valuation is to get a Homebuyer Report which includes a formal valuation by default. Your local surveyor will be accredited under the Valuer Registration Scheme.

Roof defects identified during a survey

A neighbour mentioned that the had been issues with wet rot. What advice would the property surveyor in Bartley Green give in their report?

This often causes anxiety for Bartley Green buyers who have had to shell out for major repairs in the past. Many homes can, to the disappointment of their would-be owners, still suffer damage to the roof, including. All aspects of the roof should be reviewed, from the eaves to the ridge flashing. The are also numerous flat-roofed properties in Bartley Green, including many apartment blocks. In these cases, the surveyors will look for a range of signs, including badly installed felting.

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. It may be advisable to source an estimate for any work prior to exchange. However, buyers should endeavour to compare a number of quotes to find the best deal.

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