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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.

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  • 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.

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A Building or HomeBuyer Survey helps buyers make more informed decisions.

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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
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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 property survey should I select for my planned home purchase in Gunnersbury?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Gunnersbury

    A RICS Homebuyer Report is the best choice if buying a property made of conventional building materials i.e. brick & tile, in reasonable repair and built in the last 100 years.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Gunnersbury

    A RICS Building Survey (often referred to as a Full Structural Survey in Gunnersbury) will also be conducted by a RICS qualified surveyor and is more detailed. Choose this when buying a non standard property such as architecturally unusual or older homes.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Gunnersbury

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

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HomeBuyer Report

Should we opt for a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a house in Gunnersbury and which is the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has a new name called a Building Survey but is basically the same the same.

If the Gunnersbury property is a flat, or was built before 1900, or has been substantially modified, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not made of bricks), RICS recommend the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to do any major works, you should you go for a Building Survey. This survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report however it does offer an in-depth analysis of the Gunnersbury property's general condition as well as including information on defects as well as maintenance options .

If in doubt why not get an instant Gunnersbury Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Landfill site near home

What should I be concerned about when purchasing a maisonette next to a rubbish tip

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes including inert waste disposal. Nobody wants to live near one (most people do live near one). Concerns include hazardous chemicals. Health issues such as birth defects have been associated to landfill sites .

Gunnersbury RICS surveyors will note structural problems connected with the site. Your solicitor will commission conveyancing searches of the British Geological database in addition to Hounslow Local Authority and inform you of any issues and let you know if the searches fail .

Asbestos roof tiles

A Gunnersbury builder commented that there is a danger of blue asbestos Artex present in house. What is asbestos and can it be removed?

Asbestos is a carcinogenic silicate material. The 3 main types are Blue, Brown and White may be in building materials for example fireplace. Its use is widespread, for example - as it has a range of useful characteristic heat resistance qualities and it may be found in fire doors.

All forms including white are pernicious and might lead to lung cancer following prolonged exposure. If discovered, one must be careful not to displace it and expert advice must be taken immediately.

Surveyors will not confirm the existence asbestos during the survey. However they will note suspected asbestos and should suggest further investigation.

Conservation area

Will there be any potential pitfalls we would need to consider if buying a home in Gunnersbury inside a conservation area ?

There are nearly 10, 000 of designated conservation areas throughout England and Wales which are designated by the local council. Your surveyor must possess sufficient knowledge of local area factors and the connection may have with the property. Property Prices will be more than prices outside the area owing to them retaining original features. However many of them are falling into have fallen into shoddy condition e.g. the removal front garden walls

Surveyors are trained to tell you whether the location could be is designated and Section I of your Gunnersbury Homebuyer Report will advise the proper questions are conducted by your solicitor. Unauthorised adjustments to the building may be commented on but these are really more a concern for the lawyer. Ak Law are a local firm situated at 15 Springbridge Mews, Hounslow, London, W4 5YA might be happy help you with further information. Tel: 020 8280 0811

HomeBuyer Report

Should we opt for a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a house in Gunnersbury and which is the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has a new name called a Building Survey but is basically the same the same.

If the Gunnersbury property is a flat, or was built before 1900, or has been substantially modified, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not made of bricks), RICS recommend the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to do any major works, you should you go for a Building Survey. This survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report however it does offer an in-depth analysis of the Gunnersbury property's general condition as well as including information on defects as well as maintenance options .

If in doubt why not get an instant Gunnersbury Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Landfill site near home

What should I be concerned about when purchasing a maisonette next to a rubbish tip

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes including inert waste disposal. Nobody wants to live near one (most people do live near one). Concerns include hazardous chemicals. Health issues such as birth defects have been associated to landfill sites .

Gunnersbury RICS surveyors will note structural problems connected with the site. Your solicitor will commission conveyancing searches of the British Geological database in addition to Hounslow Local Authority and inform you of any issues and let you know if the searches fail .



Asbestos roof tiles

A Gunnersbury builder commented that there is a danger of blue asbestos Artex present in house. What is asbestos and can it be removed?

Asbestos is a carcinogenic silicate material. The 3 main types are Blue, Brown and White may be in building materials for example fireplace. Its use is widespread, for example - as it has a range of useful characteristic heat resistance qualities and it may be found in fire doors.

All forms including white are pernicious and might lead to lung cancer following prolonged exposure. If discovered, one must be careful not to displace it and expert advice must be taken immediately.

Surveyors will not confirm the existence asbestos during the survey. However they will note suspected asbestos and should suggest further investigation.

Conservation area

Will there be any potential pitfalls we would need to consider if buying a home in Gunnersbury inside a conservation area ?

There are nearly 10, 000 of designated conservation areas throughout England and Wales which are designated by the local council. Your surveyor must possess sufficient knowledge of local area factors and the connection may have with the property. Property Prices will be more than prices outside the area owing to them retaining original features. However many of them are falling into have fallen into shoddy condition e.g. the removal front garden walls

Surveyors are trained to tell you whether the location could be is designated and Section I of your Gunnersbury Homebuyer Report will advise the proper questions are conducted by your solicitor. Unauthorised adjustments to the building may be commented on but these are really more a concern for the lawyer. Ak Law are a local firm situated at 15 Springbridge Mews, Hounslow, London, W4 5YA might be happy help you with further information. Tel: 020 8280 0811

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