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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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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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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 Building Survey should you select?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Chadderton

    A RICS Homebuyer Report is the right choice if purchasing a property constructed from standard materials i.e. brick & tile, in reasonable repair and build after 1900.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Chadderton

    The RICS Building Survey (which used to be called a Full Structural Survey in Chadderton) will also be carried out by a MRICS/FRICS qualified surveyor and is more comprehensive. Opt for this survey for unconventional , for example thatched homes.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Chadderton

    This is an independent chartered surveyor valuation . This report is usually chosen by cash buyers or anyone needing a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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Recent Home Surveys
in Chadderton

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    Southgate Road, Chadderton, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL9

  • Property Valuation Report
    Broadway Chadderton Oldham Greater Manchester, OL9

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HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to choose a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a home in Chadderton and which one is cheaper?

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

If the Chadderton property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been structurally modified, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not brick and tile), RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to carry out significant alterations, RICS advise you choose a Building Survey. This survey is less cheap, however it will give you a thorough analysis of the Chadderton property's condition in addition to more detailed advice on defects and maintenance options .

For more information why not get an instant Chadderton Homebuyers Survey Quote online or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Building Surveys on houses

We are investing in a derelict period end of terrace property in Chadderton, should I upgrade to a full structural survey?

Structural surveys are now known as the Building Surveys. The HomeBuyer Report is all you really need for a mid 20th century of later Chadderton property assembled from standard construction materials and methods. The Building Survey is definitely the proper survey to opt for the house mentioned. After a thorough visual inspection of the inside and outside of the main building, the chartered surveyors report will be sent to you setting out any far-reaching details on the state of repair of the building. There are a number provisos exist with the survey as a local surveyor is not authorised force or open up the fabric of the property nor can he/she advise whether drainage meets appropriate regulations.

Shocking Electrics

When I viewed the mid-century home I am planning to buy, it appeared that there are doubts as to then safety of the electrical system, does a the Chadderton surveyor go into detail on the electrical system?

During a Home Buyers Survey in Chadderton your RICS surveyor should usually report on the condition of the electrics if it is suspected that they are in a less than satisfactory condition. This will include a general inspection (without removing any fittings) of any uncovered parts of the wiring in addition to possible problems relating to things like whether there is an off-peak /on-peak mains supply. Ascertaining the whereabouts of any documentation from any recent PIR handled by an electrician on the property will usually be part of the survey in Chadderton. A check for the documents from the most recent PIR carried out by an electrician will usually form part of the Homebuyer report in Chadderton .

The Institute of Electrical Engineers suggest a check to confirm whether an electrical installation is in a satisfactory condition be completed every 10 years (5 if letting).

RICS Homebuyer Report valuation

Can I get an independent and professional valuation and an estimate of rebuild costs for insurance purposes and what does it include?

A Homebuyer Report will contain a property valuation in addition to a Reinstatement Cost as standard. To work out the property's value your surveyor will take into account in depth understanding of the Chadderton market as well as other factors relating to the property e.g. state of repair.

The surveyor will also consider style of architecture and use other assumptions e.g. there are no dangerous materials.

A Building Survey won't include a valuation as standard. However we can add a valuation for a nominal fee. Alternatively a Property Valuation Report (PVR) can be carried out.

Further area assumptions, like water and drainage connectivity, are made in addition to any environmental concerns like mining activity, which will also be factored in.

HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to choose a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a home in Chadderton and which one is cheaper?

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

If the Chadderton property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been structurally modified, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not brick and tile), RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to carry out significant alterations, RICS advise you choose a Building Survey. This survey is less cheap, however it will give you a thorough analysis of the Chadderton property's condition in addition to more detailed advice on defects and maintenance options .

For more information why not get an instant Chadderton Homebuyers Survey Quote online or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Building Surveys on houses

We are investing in a derelict period end of terrace property in Chadderton, should I upgrade to a full structural survey?

Structural surveys are now known as the Building Surveys. The HomeBuyer Report is all you really need for a mid 20th century of later Chadderton property assembled from standard construction materials and methods. The Building Survey is definitely the proper survey to opt for the house mentioned. After a thorough visual inspection of the inside and outside of the main building, the chartered surveyors report will be sent to you setting out any far-reaching details on the state of repair of the building. There are a number provisos exist with the survey as a local surveyor is not authorised force or open up the fabric of the property nor can he/she advise whether drainage meets appropriate regulations.



Shocking Electrics

When I viewed the mid-century home I am planning to buy, it appeared that there are doubts as to then safety of the electrical system, does a the Chadderton surveyor go into detail on the electrical system?

During a Home Buyers Survey in Chadderton your RICS surveyor should usually report on the condition of the electrics if it is suspected that they are in a less than satisfactory condition. This will include a general inspection (without removing any fittings) of any uncovered parts of the wiring in addition to possible problems relating to things like whether there is an off-peak /on-peak mains supply. Ascertaining the whereabouts of any documentation from any recent PIR handled by an electrician on the property will usually be part of the survey in Chadderton. A check for the documents from the most recent PIR carried out by an electrician will usually form part of the Homebuyer report in Chadderton .

The Institute of Electrical Engineers suggest a check to confirm whether an electrical installation is in a satisfactory condition be completed every 10 years (5 if letting).

RICS Homebuyer Report valuation

Can I get an independent and professional valuation and an estimate of rebuild costs for insurance purposes and what does it include?

A Homebuyer Report will contain a property valuation in addition to a Reinstatement Cost as standard. To work out the property's value your surveyor will take into account in depth understanding of the Chadderton market as well as other factors relating to the property e.g. state of repair.

The surveyor will also consider style of architecture and use other assumptions e.g. there are no dangerous materials.

A Building Survey won't include a valuation as standard. However we can add a valuation for a nominal fee. Alternatively a Property Valuation Report (PVR) can be carried out.

Further area assumptions, like water and drainage connectivity, are made in addition to any environmental concerns like mining activity, which will also be factored in.

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