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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 is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Kegworth

    A RICS Homebuyer Report should be chosen if you are buying a home made of standard materials i.e. tile & brick, not dilapidated and not over 100 years in age.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Kegworth

    The RICS Building Survey (which used to be called a Full Structural Survey in Kegworth) is also carried out by a MRICS/FRICS chartered surveyor but is more comprehensive. Choose this for non standard property such as wychert houses.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Kegworth

    This is a professional valuation . This is typically chosen by mortgage free buyers or someone needing a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should we go for a HomeBuyer Report, Building Survey or Full Structural Survey for a house in Kegworth and which one is cheaper?

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

If the Kegworth property is a flat, or is over 100 years old, or has been substantially modified, or is of non standard construction, RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to do any alterations, RICS advise you opt for a Building Survey. The Building Survey is less cheap but it will offer an in-depth analysis of the Kegworth property's state of repair and it includes information on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more detailed advice get a Kegworth Survey Quote on our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Roof defects identified during a survey

We have made an offer for a building with a converted attic in Kegworth. Will access to the roof be an issue?

This often causes anxiety for buyers in Kegworthwho have had to put up with weeks of scaffolding around their home while work is underway. Many homes can, to the disappointment of their would-be owners, still suffer roofing problems. Every element should be checked, e.g. dormer windows, and any defects addressed as soon as possible.

Roof repairs can be the cause of serious accidents, which is why modern contractors refuse to work without scaffolding. It may be advisable to source an estimate for any work prior to exchange.

However, buyers should endeavour to compare a number of quotes to find the best deal. Contact Steve Raynor of 45 Wilton Street, Nottingham, NG6 0ER on 0115-942 0934 for an estimate.

House Prices

There is a house in DE74 on for £205, 740. What things will a surveyor evaluate when calculating house prices in Kegworth during a professional valuation ?

There are a huge number of issues that can add to or subtract from property values for instance the existence of double glazing or defects in the lease. It often helps to weigh up prices against values recorded in the same area for similar properties.

This means house prices paid between Jul and Oct 2012 was £187, 140, which is £18, 600 less than the price being asked. The average for houses and flats combined was £185, 137. 39, Grange Drive, Castle Donington, Derby, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE74 2QU a detached property sold for £205, 000 .

The most reliable way for home buyers to get an independent home valuation is to commission a Homebuyer Report which includes a Property Valuation Report (PVR) as part of the service. A qualified surveyor will be officially part of the Valuer Registration Scheme (established register of valuers).

Landfill site near home

What should I be fearful of when buying a property near to a rubbish dump

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes e.g. non-hazardous waste. Nobody ideally wants to live near one (4/5 people live within 1.5m of one!). Concerns include complex organic chemicals. Health concerns like cancer have been associated to landfill sites .

Surveyors will notice structural problems linked to the landfill. Your legal representative will carry out environmental searches of the British Geological database in addition to Erewash Local Authority and advise you .

HomeBuyer Report

Should we go for a HomeBuyer Report, Building Survey or Full Structural Survey for a house in Kegworth and which one is cheaper?

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

If the Kegworth property is a flat, or is over 100 years old, or has been substantially modified, or is of non standard construction, RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to do any alterations, RICS advise you opt for a Building Survey. The Building Survey is less cheap but it will offer an in-depth analysis of the Kegworth property's state of repair and it includes information on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more detailed advice get a Kegworth Survey Quote on our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Roof defects identified during a survey

We have made an offer for a building with a converted attic in Kegworth. Will access to the roof be an issue?

This often causes anxiety for buyers in Kegworthwho have had to put up with weeks of scaffolding around their home while work is underway. Many homes can, to the disappointment of their would-be owners, still suffer roofing problems. Every element should be checked, e.g. dormer windows, and any defects addressed as soon as possible.

Roof repairs can be the cause of serious accidents, which is why modern contractors refuse to work without scaffolding. It may be advisable to source an estimate for any work prior to exchange.

However, buyers should endeavour to compare a number of quotes to find the best deal. Contact Steve Raynor of 45 Wilton Street, Nottingham, NG6 0ER on 0115-942 0934 for an estimate.



House Prices

There is a house in DE74 on for £205, 740. What things will a surveyor evaluate when calculating house prices in Kegworth during a professional valuation ?

There are a huge number of issues that can add to or subtract from property values for instance the existence of double glazing or defects in the lease. It often helps to weigh up prices against values recorded in the same area for similar properties.

This means house prices paid between Jul and Oct 2012 was £187, 140, which is £18, 600 less than the price being asked. The average for houses and flats combined was £185, 137. 39, Grange Drive, Castle Donington, Derby, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE74 2QU a detached property sold for £205, 000 .

The most reliable way for home buyers to get an independent home valuation is to commission a Homebuyer Report which includes a Property Valuation Report (PVR) as part of the service. A qualified surveyor will be officially part of the Valuer Registration Scheme (established register of valuers).

Landfill site near home

What should I be fearful of when buying a property near to a rubbish dump

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes e.g. non-hazardous waste. Nobody ideally wants to live near one (4/5 people live within 1.5m of one!). Concerns include complex organic chemicals. Health concerns like cancer have been associated to landfill sites .

Surveyors will notice structural problems linked to the landfill. Your legal representative will carry out environmental searches of the British Geological database in addition to Erewash Local Authority and advise you .

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