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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.

The surveyor who produces your report will be local to you with local knowledge of the area.

  • RICS qualified surveyor
  • Can help you negotiate on the property price
  • Thorough and accurate report
  • 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.

Surveyor Local only works with surveyors regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

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

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All Surveyor Local's surveyors are independent and not linked to any mortgage lenders.

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

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Home Buyers Survey
in Bedford Hill

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  • RICS surveyors in Bedford Hill
From £225
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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.

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  Mortgage Valuation
  Property Valuation
  Homebuyer Report
  Building Survey
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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 do I need for my planned house purchase ?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Bedford Hill

    The RICS Homebuyer Report should be chosen when planning to buy a property constructed from conventional building materials such as tile and brick, in reasonable repair and not over 100 years in age.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Bedford Hill

    A RICS Building Survey (previously called a Full Structural Survey in Bedford Hill) will also be carried out by a RICS chartered surveyor but is more exhaustive. Select this when buying a non standard property such as box frame construction houses.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Bedford Hill

    This is an independent valuation . This is often chosen by cash buyers or anyone needing a formal valuation e.g. a dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should we opt for a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a property in Bedford Hill and which one is cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey is now called a Building Survey, however it is basically the same the same.

If the Bedford Hill property is a flat, or is 100 or more years old, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials (e.g. steel and glass), RICS advise a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to make an extension on the property, RICS advise you carry out a Building Survey. The Building Survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report however it does offer a thorough analysis of the Bedford Hill property's general condition along with more detailed advice on defects , general repairs and maintenance options .

For further advice why not get an instant Bedford Hill Homebuyers Survey Quote online or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Building Surveys on houses

Should we choose a full structural survey when looking into a un-loved Edwardian bungalow near Bedford Hill over a HomeBuyer Report?

Conventionally, and incorrectly, called a Full Structural Survey by house buyers, this survey is no longer available has actually been given a new title by RICS and the right term is now the Building Survey. It is now the most appropriate RICS survey if buying an unusual property, for example a neglected Bedford Hill house. It provides in depth

and critical details in relation to the homes construction in conjunction with any defects a thorough inspection of the inside and outside of the main building and permanent outbuildings.

Landfill site near home

What should I be wary of when purchasing a home next to a rubbish tip

Landfill Sites take many forms including industrial rubbish disposal. Of course nobody would want to live near one (80% of people live within 1.5m of one!). Risks might include structurally instability. Potential health issues like congenital birth defects have been associated with landfill sites .

Building Surveys and valuations in Bedford Hill will note structural problems linked to the landfill. Your conveyancing solicitor will commission environmental searches of the Landmark database and Lambeth Local Authority and inform you if the search uncovers a local landfill site .

Damaged Render

What will the RICS Surveyor take into account on a stucco rendered Victorian home in Bedford Hill that I intend to purchase.

Stucco is really just smooth type of render. Commonly it is applied to brick that dries to a smooth flat finish. It is very grand in appearance and is found on Regency properties. Stucco is often prone to defect and Bedford Hill Homebuyer Reports sometimes detail issues e.g. dampness trapped behind paint. Other issues might be when dampness beneath DPCs which results in large areas of detachment. Remedying problems may be surprisingly expensive as the skills are getting more difficult to find.

HomeBuyer Report

Should we opt for a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a property in Bedford Hill and which one is cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey is now called a Building Survey, however it is basically the same the same.

If the Bedford Hill property is a flat, or is 100 or more years old, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials (e.g. steel and glass), RICS advise a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to make an extension on the property, RICS advise you carry out a Building Survey. The Building Survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report however it does offer a thorough analysis of the Bedford Hill property's general condition along with more detailed advice on defects , general repairs and maintenance options .

For further advice why not get an instant Bedford Hill Homebuyers Survey Quote online or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Building Surveys on houses

Should we choose a full structural survey when looking into a un-loved Edwardian bungalow near Bedford Hill over a HomeBuyer Report?

Conventionally, and incorrectly, called a Full Structural Survey by house buyers, this survey is no longer available has actually been given a new title by RICS and the right term is now the Building Survey. It is now the most appropriate RICS survey if buying an unusual property, for example a neglected Bedford Hill house. It provides in depth



and critical details in relation to the homes construction in conjunction with any defects a thorough inspection of the inside and outside of the main building and permanent outbuildings.

Landfill site near home

What should I be wary of when purchasing a home next to a rubbish tip

Landfill Sites take many forms including industrial rubbish disposal. Of course nobody would want to live near one (80% of people live within 1.5m of one!). Risks might include structurally instability. Potential health issues like congenital birth defects have been associated with landfill sites .

Building Surveys and valuations in Bedford Hill will note structural problems linked to the landfill. Your conveyancing solicitor will commission environmental searches of the Landmark database and Lambeth Local Authority and inform you if the search uncovers a local landfill site .

Damaged Render

What will the RICS Surveyor take into account on a stucco rendered Victorian home in Bedford Hill that I intend to purchase.

Stucco is really just smooth type of render. Commonly it is applied to brick that dries to a smooth flat finish. It is very grand in appearance and is found on Regency properties. Stucco is often prone to defect and Bedford Hill Homebuyer Reports sometimes detail issues e.g. dampness trapped behind paint. Other issues might be when dampness beneath DPCs which results in large areas of detachment. Remedying problems may be surprisingly expensive as the skills are getting more difficult to find.

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