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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 Home Survey should you choose?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Bournemouth

    A Homebuyer Report should be chosen when you are purchasing a property made of conventional building materials such as brick and tile, not dilapidated and less than 100 years old.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Bournemouth

    The RICS Building Survey (once known as a Full Structural Survey in Bournemouth) will also be conducted by a MRICS/FRICS surveyor and is more detailed. Choose this for non standard , for example box frame construction or older homes.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Bournemouth

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

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HomeBuyer Report

Should we select a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a home in Bournemouth and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has changed its name to a Building Survey and is basically the same the same level of survey.

If the Bournemouth property is a flat or maisonette, or is a period property, or has been extended, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not made of bricks), you should go for the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to do any major works, you should you go for a Building Survey instead. This survey is not as cheap however it will give you a more detailed analysis of the Bournemouth property's general condition and it includes advice on defects , general repairs as well as maintenance options .

If in doubt you can get a Bournemouth Homebuyers Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

English Heritage

We are purchasing a property close to Hengistbury Head , will this affect the property's value?

Hengistbury Head is a scheduled monument considered to be of national importance. Places of local interest will usually enhance the desirability of an area. Other sites of interest are Round Barrow W Of Wick.. The surveyor will consider all local factors during the home buyers survey in Bournemouth. Refer to the English Heritage site for more details on Hengistbury Head.

Landfill site near home

What should we be wary of when purchasing a house next to Throop House Closed on Throop and landfill sites generally

Sites used for landfill come in many shapes and sizes including inert rubbish disposal. Thousands of sites affect many thousands of people in England including Bournemouth. Worries include structurally instability. Health concerns like congenital birth defects have been associated to landfill sites .

Surveyors will note structural issues resulting from the site. Your legal representative will carry out conveyancing and environmental searches of the Environmental Agency databases in addition to Bournemouth Local Authority and give you the results of the search .

Roof defects identified during a survey

I have put in an offer on a Bournemouth house with a loft conversion. What does the Bournemouth house surveyor investigate as part of the survey?

Local property that are otherwise ideal could unfortunately be experiencing roof maintenance problems, such as incorrectly applied waterproofing. From tie beams to purlins, many parts of the roof and loft should be reported on. Factors like badly installed felting are particularly troublesome for flat roofed property.

Given the high cost of major roof repairs like wholesale replacement, some homeowners may defer maintenance indefinitely. This makes both the cause and the consequences harder and even more expensive to treat when repairs do take place. If a estimate for roofing work is required, a roofing specialist in Bournemouth can provide one. Contact Hill M J of 1 Haverstock Rd, Bournemouth, BH9 3HQ on 01202 241081 for an estimate.

HomeBuyer Report

Should we select a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a home in Bournemouth and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has changed its name to a Building Survey and is basically the same the same level of survey.

If the Bournemouth property is a flat or maisonette, or is a period property, or has been extended, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not made of bricks), you should go for the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to do any major works, you should you go for a Building Survey instead. This survey is not as cheap however it will give you a more detailed analysis of the Bournemouth property's general condition and it includes advice on defects , general repairs as well as maintenance options .

If in doubt you can get a Bournemouth Homebuyers Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

English Heritage

We are purchasing a property close to Hengistbury Head , will this affect the property's value?

Hengistbury Head is a scheduled monument considered to be of national importance. Places of local interest will usually enhance the desirability of an area. Other sites of interest are Round Barrow W Of Wick.. The surveyor will consider all local factors during the home buyers survey in Bournemouth. Refer to the English Heritage site for more details on Hengistbury Head.



Landfill site near home

What should we be wary of when purchasing a house next to Throop House Closed on Throop and landfill sites generally

Sites used for landfill come in many shapes and sizes including inert rubbish disposal. Thousands of sites affect many thousands of people in England including Bournemouth. Worries include structurally instability. Health concerns like congenital birth defects have been associated to landfill sites .

Surveyors will note structural issues resulting from the site. Your legal representative will carry out conveyancing and environmental searches of the Environmental Agency databases in addition to Bournemouth Local Authority and give you the results of the search .

Roof defects identified during a survey

I have put in an offer on a Bournemouth house with a loft conversion. What does the Bournemouth house surveyor investigate as part of the survey?

Local property that are otherwise ideal could unfortunately be experiencing roof maintenance problems, such as incorrectly applied waterproofing. From tie beams to purlins, many parts of the roof and loft should be reported on. Factors like badly installed felting are particularly troublesome for flat roofed property.

Given the high cost of major roof repairs like wholesale replacement, some homeowners may defer maintenance indefinitely. This makes both the cause and the consequences harder and even more expensive to treat when repairs do take place. If a estimate for roofing work is required, a roofing specialist in Bournemouth can provide one. Contact Hill M J of 1 Haverstock Rd, Bournemouth, BH9 3HQ on 01202 241081 for an estimate.

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