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  Mortgage Valuation
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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 Survey is the correct choice for my home purchase ?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Bassaleg

    The Homebuyer Report should be chosen if you are buying a home built from conventional materials i.e. tile & brick, not dilapidated and less than 100 years old.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Bassaleg

    A RICS Building Survey (which used to be called a Full Structural Survey in Bassaleg) is also carried out by a MRICS or FRICS qualified surveyor but is more exhaustive. Select this for non standard , for example mundic buildings.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Bassaleg

    This is an impartial valuation . It is chosen by cash buyers or someone requiring a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to select a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a house in Bassaleg and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has a new name called a Building Survey, however it is effectively the same comprehensive survey.

If the Bassaleg property is an apartment, or is 100 or more years old, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials, then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to do any major works, you should you go for a Building Survey. This option is less cheap but it does give a more detailed analysis of the Bassaleg property's condition along with information on defects and maintenance options .

If in doubt you can get an instant Bassaleg Survey Quote on our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Stone block wall damage

I am buying a stone-walled property in Bassaleg. What related issues should we be aware of?

Incorrect specification of coating type to damp or defective walls can often cause problems for houses in Bassaleg with stone walls. Defects affecting stone-built houses in Bassaleg can vary, mould being relatively common.

Stone walls are either regular (cut) or irregular in structure, each of which will provoke particular concerns. Advice for better upkeep will vary according to the needs of individual property, such as fast replacement of any stones which have become loose.

Ask your surveyor for clarification if you are in doubt as to likely maintenance, particularly if the house in question is listed or located in a conservation area.

Asbestos roof tiles

The seller's agent said there may be a danger of asbestos wallpaper present in the flat. What is asbestos?

Asbestos is a deleterious substance. Chrysotile (White), Amosite (Brown) and Crocidolite (Blue) were commonly found in the building materials such as textured coatings.

Asbestos was commonly used as it has very good resistance to chemical damage properties, it may be found in water tanks. Technically all forms are carcinogenic and might lead to lung cancer following prolonged exposure. If discovered, one must be careful never to break asbestos and professional advice must be taken ASAP.

Surveyors will not verify the presence of asbestos as part of the survey. Your Bassaleg surveyor should note suspected asbestos during the Bassaleg survey and will offer advice.

Conservation area

Will there be any things I would need to on guard for when purchasing a converted flat in Bassaleg in the vicinity of conservation area ?

There are thousands official conservation areas throughout the country that are designated and monitored by the local council. Your surveyor are required by RICS to possess local knowledge of relevant local area issues and the bearing they have with the home. Property Prices will likely be more than prices outside the area owing to the areas being unspoilt. However many of them are falling into have fallen into poor condition for example - the huge increase in street clutter

RICS surveyors are expected report if the home looks like it may be within a conservation area and Section I Issues for your legal advisers of a Bassaleg Homebuyer Report will advise the proper questions are conducted by your solicitor. Unconsented developments to the property will also be reported, however these should be concern for the solicitor.

HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to select a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a house in Bassaleg and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has a new name called a Building Survey, however it is effectively the same comprehensive survey.

If the Bassaleg property is an apartment, or is 100 or more years old, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials, then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to do any major works, you should you go for a Building Survey. This option is less cheap but it does give a more detailed analysis of the Bassaleg property's condition along with information on defects and maintenance options .

If in doubt you can get an instant Bassaleg Survey Quote on our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Stone block wall damage

I am buying a stone-walled property in Bassaleg. What related issues should we be aware of?

Incorrect specification of coating type to damp or defective walls can often cause problems for houses in Bassaleg with stone walls. Defects affecting stone-built houses in Bassaleg can vary, mould being relatively common.

Stone walls are either regular (cut) or irregular in structure, each of which will provoke particular concerns. Advice for better upkeep will vary according to the needs of individual property, such as fast replacement of any stones which have become loose.

Ask your surveyor for clarification if you are in doubt as to likely maintenance, particularly if the house in question is listed or located in a conservation area.



Asbestos roof tiles

The seller's agent said there may be a danger of asbestos wallpaper present in the flat. What is asbestos?

Asbestos is a deleterious substance. Chrysotile (White), Amosite (Brown) and Crocidolite (Blue) were commonly found in the building materials such as textured coatings.

Asbestos was commonly used as it has very good resistance to chemical damage properties, it may be found in water tanks. Technically all forms are carcinogenic and might lead to lung cancer following prolonged exposure. If discovered, one must be careful never to break asbestos and professional advice must be taken ASAP.

Surveyors will not verify the presence of asbestos as part of the survey. Your Bassaleg surveyor should note suspected asbestos during the Bassaleg survey and will offer advice.

Conservation area

Will there be any things I would need to on guard for when purchasing a converted flat in Bassaleg in the vicinity of conservation area ?

There are thousands official conservation areas throughout the country that are designated and monitored by the local council. Your surveyor are required by RICS to possess local knowledge of relevant local area issues and the bearing they have with the home. Property Prices will likely be more than prices outside the area owing to the areas being unspoilt. However many of them are falling into have fallen into poor condition for example - the huge increase in street clutter

RICS surveyors are expected report if the home looks like it may be within a conservation area and Section I Issues for your legal advisers of a Bassaleg Homebuyer Report will advise the proper questions are conducted by your solicitor. Unconsented developments to the property will also be reported, however these should be concern for the solicitor.

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