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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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  • RICS surveyors in Common Edge
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 Home Buyers Survey should you choose?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Common Edge

    The Homebuyer Report is the best choice when planning to purchase a home constructed from standard building materials such as brick & tile, in reasonable repair and build after 1900.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Common Edge

    The Building Survey (often referred to as a Full Structural Survey in Common Edge) is also carried out by a RICS qualified surveyor and is more thorough. Opt for this when buying a non standard e.g. wychert houses.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Common Edge

    This is an independent valuation . This is often chosen by mortgage free buyers or someone requiring a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should I select a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a house in Common Edge and which one is cheaper?

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

If the Common Edge property is an apartment, or was built before 1900, or has been extended or modified, or is of non standard construction, then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to carry out any alterations, RICS recommend you select a Building Survey. This survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report however it will give you exhaustive analysis of the Common Edge property's condition as well as more detailed advice on defects , repairs and maintenance options .

If in doubt why not obtain an instant Common Edge House Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

Gas flame

Does the local surveyor look into the serviceability of the gas installations?

Your RICS surveyor will locate and visually inspect any easily accessible parts of the system. A surveyor will want to inspect gas (and oil heaters) at the property, as well as gas affiliated gas installations in the house such as chimney linings. The external fittings won't however be taken off. Most people are aware that gas can be hazardous, should there be any worries about gas, call a gas safe engineer.

Conservation area

Will there be any concerns I need to be aware of if purchasing a flat in Common Edge in a conservation area?

There are around ten thousand of conservation areas in the UK which are designated by local authorities. Your surveyor need to have knowledge of relevant local area factors and the bearing may have on the building. House prices is, more often than not, more than prices outside the area owing to them being largely unspoilt However many of them are falling into have fallen into shoddy condition for example - increasing amounts of scruffy green spaces

Surveyors can be expected to report if the property is possibly is designated and the Section I Issues for your legal advisers of a Common Edge Homebuyer Report will advise suitable questions are carried out by your conveyancer. Unsympathetic adjustments to the building may also be noted in the survey, however these should be concern for your legal representative. Bowcock Cuerden are a local firm situated at South Cheshire House, Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, CW5 5LX will be prepared to advise. Tel: 01270 611106

Timber damage by insect larvae

We are concerned about bugs. What should we do?

Pests like rats may sometimes seem a small, even irrelevant, matter when buying in Common Edge. Unfortunately, the impact to a house and its inhabitants can affect the health of residents and affect its value. Evidence may not be easy to find. For example, house longhorn beetles can be identified by evidence of small tunnels through beams and floorboards, burrowed by the larvae. Treatment for a serious infestation may include professional cleaning.

HomeBuyer Report

Should I select a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a house in Common Edge and which one is cheaper?

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

If the Common Edge property is an apartment, or was built before 1900, or has been extended or modified, or is of non standard construction, then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to carry out any alterations, RICS recommend you select a Building Survey. This survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report however it will give you exhaustive analysis of the Common Edge property's condition as well as more detailed advice on defects , repairs and maintenance options .

If in doubt why not obtain an instant Common Edge House Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

Gas flame

Does the local surveyor look into the serviceability of the gas installations?

Your RICS surveyor will locate and visually inspect any easily accessible parts of the system. A surveyor will want to inspect gas (and oil heaters) at the property, as well as gas affiliated gas installations in the house such as chimney linings. The external fittings won't however be taken off. Most people are aware that gas can be hazardous, should there be any worries about gas, call a gas safe engineer.



Conservation area

Will there be any concerns I need to be aware of if purchasing a flat in Common Edge in a conservation area?

There are around ten thousand of conservation areas in the UK which are designated by local authorities. Your surveyor need to have knowledge of relevant local area factors and the bearing may have on the building. House prices is, more often than not, more than prices outside the area owing to them being largely unspoilt However many of them are falling into have fallen into shoddy condition for example - increasing amounts of scruffy green spaces

Surveyors can be expected to report if the property is possibly is designated and the Section I Issues for your legal advisers of a Common Edge Homebuyer Report will advise suitable questions are carried out by your conveyancer. Unsympathetic adjustments to the building may also be noted in the survey, however these should be concern for your legal representative. Bowcock Cuerden are a local firm situated at South Cheshire House, Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, CW5 5LX will be prepared to advise. Tel: 01270 611106

Timber damage by insect larvae

We are concerned about bugs. What should we do?

Pests like rats may sometimes seem a small, even irrelevant, matter when buying in Common Edge. Unfortunately, the impact to a house and its inhabitants can affect the health of residents and affect its value. Evidence may not be easy to find. For example, house longhorn beetles can be identified by evidence of small tunnels through beams and floorboards, burrowed by the larvae. Treatment for a serious infestation may include professional cleaning.

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