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Homebuyer
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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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Need a Building Survey? Which one should you opt for?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Bollington

    A Homebuyer Report is the right choice if you are buying a property built from standard materials such as brick and tile, not dilapidated and less than 100 years old.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Bollington

    The RICS Building Survey (once known as a Full Structural Survey in Bollington) is also conducted by a MRICS or FRICS qualified surveyor and is more thorough. Opt for this when buying a non standard , for example stone slab roof properties.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Bollington

    This is an impartial valuation . It is usually chosen by cash buyers or someone requiring a formal valuation e.g. matrimonial dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to go for a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a house in Bollington and which one is cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed a Building Survey and is basically the same the same level of survey.

If the Bollington property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been structurally modified, or is of non standard construction, RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any substantial modifications, RICS advise you select a Building Survey. This survey is not as cheap but it will give you a more detailed analysis of the Bollington property's condition as well as including advice on structural defects and maintenance options .

For more information get an instant Bollington House Survey Quote on our website or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

If we are purchasing in Bollington, what input does a Bollington surveyor give for a 40s home built from English bond walls?

Brick-built Bollington converted property do benefit from many advantages. Unfortunately, they also suffer from considerable issues, from inadequate damp-proofing to sulphate expansion. An especially severe issue is patchwork cracks caused by tie failure. This cracking may only be visible internally, and is accompanied by an irregular wall surface. Cable P & W G Ltd may be able to give an estimate for any necessary upkeep. Contact them at Carreg Yr Erryr/Fforchneol Row, Aberdare, CF44 6HD or 01685 879216.

Bollington home purchasers may need to consider that number of styles can be found across the UK. For example, English bond, featuring alternating rows of long and short faces of bricks. Contact a specialist for more information if this is of interest.

Building Surveys on houses

Are there any reasons for getting a full structural survey as opposed to a HomeBuyer Report when looking into a neglected terraced townhouse?

Albeit regularly (incorrectly) referred to as Structural Surveys the correct term for this type of survey is now Building Surveys If purchasing an altered Bollington property such as an older house - the Building Survey is the best choice. A RICS Building Survey will give comprehensive and relevant insight in relation to the property's construction and uses as well as any technical details a thorough inspection of the inside and outside of the main building.

. Permanent external structures or buildings will typically be surveyed.

Conservation area

Are there any things I would be advised to on guard for if buying a home in Bollington inside a conservation area, particularly in respect of to property values?

There are nearly 10, 000 of conservation areas in England and Wales, responsibility for which lies with local councils. Surveyors in Bollington must have sufficient knowledge of relevant local area factors and any effect they have with the building. Property Prices will likely be enhanced as a result of them being largely unspoilt

Property surveyors are expected inform you whether the location is or might be classified as such and Section I Issues for your legal advisers of a Homebuyer Report will advise additional due diligence and enquiries are carried out by your conveyancer. Unapproved extensions to the building should be reported in the Bollington survey but these are really more a concern for your lawyer.

HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to go for a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a house in Bollington and which one is cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed a Building Survey and is basically the same the same level of survey.

If the Bollington property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been structurally modified, or is of non standard construction, RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any substantial modifications, RICS advise you select a Building Survey. This survey is not as cheap but it will give you a more detailed analysis of the Bollington property's condition as well as including advice on structural defects and maintenance options .

For more information get an instant Bollington House Survey Quote on our website or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

If we are purchasing in Bollington, what input does a Bollington surveyor give for a 40s home built from English bond walls?

Brick-built Bollington converted property do benefit from many advantages. Unfortunately, they also suffer from considerable issues, from inadequate damp-proofing to sulphate expansion. An especially severe issue is patchwork cracks caused by tie failure. This cracking may only be visible internally, and is accompanied by an irregular wall surface. Cable P & W G Ltd may be able to give an estimate for any necessary upkeep. Contact them at Carreg Yr Erryr/Fforchneol Row, Aberdare, CF44 6HD or 01685 879216.

Bollington home purchasers may need to consider that number of styles can be found across the UK. For example, English bond, featuring alternating rows of long and short faces of bricks. Contact a specialist for more information if this is of interest.



Building Surveys on houses

Are there any reasons for getting a full structural survey as opposed to a HomeBuyer Report when looking into a neglected terraced townhouse?

Albeit regularly (incorrectly) referred to as Structural Surveys the correct term for this type of survey is now Building Surveys If purchasing an altered Bollington property such as an older house - the Building Survey is the best choice. A RICS Building Survey will give comprehensive and relevant insight in relation to the property's construction and uses as well as any technical details a thorough inspection of the inside and outside of the main building.

. Permanent external structures or buildings will typically be surveyed.

Conservation area

Are there any things I would be advised to on guard for if buying a home in Bollington inside a conservation area, particularly in respect of to property values?

There are nearly 10, 000 of conservation areas in England and Wales, responsibility for which lies with local councils. Surveyors in Bollington must have sufficient knowledge of relevant local area factors and any effect they have with the building. Property Prices will likely be enhanced as a result of them being largely unspoilt

Property surveyors are expected inform you whether the location is or might be classified as such and Section I Issues for your legal advisers of a Homebuyer Report will advise additional due diligence and enquiries are carried out by your conveyancer. Unapproved extensions to the building should be reported in the Bollington survey but these are really more a concern for your lawyer.

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