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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.

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  • 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 Bungay

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  • RICS surveyors in Bungay
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
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  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 Home Survey should you choose?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Bungay

    A RICS Homebuyer Report should be selected if planning to purchase a property made of standard materials such as tile & brick, not dilapidated and built in the last 100 years.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Bungay

    A RICS Building Survey (previously called a Full Structural Survey in Bungay) will also be carried out by a MRICS/FRICS chartered surveyor but is more comprehensive. Choose this when buying a non standard property such as wood frame buildings.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Bungay

    This is an impartial valuation . This report is usually chosen by mortgage free buyers or someone needing a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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Recent Home Surveys
in Bungay

  • HomeBuyer Report
    Woods Close, Ditchingham, Bungay, Norfolk, NR35

  • Building Survey
    Yarmounth Road, Ellingham, Bungay, Norfolk, NR35

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HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to get a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a home in Bungay and which is cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey is now called a Building Survey and is effectively the same survey.

If the Bungay property is a flat or maisonette, or is 100 or more years old, or has been structurally modified, or is of non standard construction, RICS advise a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any substantial modifications, you should you choose a Building Survey. This option is less cheap, however it will offer comprehensive details of the Bungay property's condition and it includes more detailed advice on defects , repairs as well as maintenance options .

For more information get a Bungay Survey Quote on our site or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Landfill site near home

What should we be fearful of when purchasing a home near to a rubbish landfill

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes for example: domestic waste. Of course nobody really wants to live near one (80% of people live near one). Worries might include structurally instability. Health concerns for example gut problems have been associated to landfill sites .

Building Surveys and valuations in Bungay will examine any structural problems connected with the landfill. Your lawyer will carry out environmental searches of the Landmark data sets as well as Waveney Local Authority and inform you if the search uncovers a local landfill site .

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

The Dutch bond brick on this Edwardian property is badly worn. What are the possible consequences? Does the age of the property matter?

Brick-walled Bungay conversions can indicate considerable issues. For example, wall tie failure. This occurs when ties supporting old cavity walls rust, leading to horizontal cracks and separation of the internal and eternal leaves of the wall and may require immediate attention. LJ Martin Building may be able to give a quote for any maintenance work. Contact them at 01935 83101 or Benville Bridge Farm Benville La, Corscombe, Dorchester, DT2 0NN.

Brick-constructed property have been used for centuries, leading to a number of styles. For instance, Dutch bond, which is similar to English bond, but it is strongly advised that professional advice be sought prior to attempting repairs.

Stone block wall damage

I am purchasing a Bungay property and the seller has stated that it has been partially constructed with Hopton Wood stone. Are there any factors that need to be investigated?

Britain's geology has encouraged the use of many varieties of stone, from Mountcharles Sandstone to Westwood Ground Limestone. Issues which impact the lifespan of stone-built elements are as diverse as the stone varieties themselves. Irregular stone walls are found throughout the county, and can require more care and attention that regular, brick-like stone walls due greater impact the weather can have on exposed mortar. Ashlar courses are often used to finish more irregular stone walls, with mortared rubble or brick hidden behind. This can give rise to maintenance issues if either element of the wall has been treated with a non-breathable material.

Home Buyers Surveys will usually offer guidance on these matters. An example would be clearing of ivy-like plant life and weeds.

Purchasers renovating properties should be aware that services to match stone types are available. Contact the British Geological Survey for more detail. To source stone quarried in Bungay, you can contact local suppliers.

Contact a local mine or quarry, e.g. Flixton Park Quarry, Flixton Park, Bungay, Suffolk, NR35 1NN for details. Call 01986 788219 for more information.

HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to get a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a home in Bungay and which is cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey is now called a Building Survey and is effectively the same survey.

If the Bungay property is a flat or maisonette, or is 100 or more years old, or has been structurally modified, or is of non standard construction, RICS advise a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any substantial modifications, you should you choose a Building Survey. This option is less cheap, however it will offer comprehensive details of the Bungay property's condition and it includes more detailed advice on defects , repairs as well as maintenance options .

For more information get a Bungay Survey Quote on our site or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Landfill site near home

What should we be fearful of when purchasing a home near to a rubbish landfill

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes for example: domestic waste. Of course nobody really wants to live near one (80% of people live near one). Worries might include structurally instability. Health concerns for example gut problems have been associated to landfill sites .

Building Surveys and valuations in Bungay will examine any structural problems connected with the landfill. Your lawyer will carry out environmental searches of the Landmark data sets as well as Waveney Local Authority and inform you if the search uncovers a local landfill site .



External brick wall issue identified during property survey

The Dutch bond brick on this Edwardian property is badly worn. What are the possible consequences? Does the age of the property matter?

Brick-walled Bungay conversions can indicate considerable issues. For example, wall tie failure. This occurs when ties supporting old cavity walls rust, leading to horizontal cracks and separation of the internal and eternal leaves of the wall and may require immediate attention. LJ Martin Building may be able to give a quote for any maintenance work. Contact them at 01935 83101 or Benville Bridge Farm Benville La, Corscombe, Dorchester, DT2 0NN.

Brick-constructed property have been used for centuries, leading to a number of styles. For instance, Dutch bond, which is similar to English bond, but it is strongly advised that professional advice be sought prior to attempting repairs.

Stone block wall damage

I am purchasing a Bungay property and the seller has stated that it has been partially constructed with Hopton Wood stone. Are there any factors that need to be investigated?

Britain's geology has encouraged the use of many varieties of stone, from Mountcharles Sandstone to Westwood Ground Limestone. Issues which impact the lifespan of stone-built elements are as diverse as the stone varieties themselves. Irregular stone walls are found throughout the county, and can require more care and attention that regular, brick-like stone walls due greater impact the weather can have on exposed mortar. Ashlar courses are often used to finish more irregular stone walls, with mortared rubble or brick hidden behind. This can give rise to maintenance issues if either element of the wall has been treated with a non-breathable material.

Home Buyers Surveys will usually offer guidance on these matters. An example would be clearing of ivy-like plant life and weeds.

Purchasers renovating properties should be aware that services to match stone types are available. Contact the British Geological Survey for more detail. To source stone quarried in Bungay, you can contact local suppliers.

Contact a local mine or quarry, e.g. Flixton Park Quarry, Flixton Park, Bungay, Suffolk, NR35 1NN for details. Call 01986 788219 for more information.

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