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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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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 select?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Liphook

    The Homebuyer Report should be chosen if planning to buy a property made of conventional building materials i.e. tile & brick, in reasonable repair and constructed after 1900.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Liphook

    A Building Survey (previously called a Full Structural Survey in Liphook) is also carried out by a RICS surveyor but is more detailed. Choose this survey for non standard property such as thatched homes.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Liphook

    This is an impartial valuation . It is chosen by mortgage free purchasers or someone needing a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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    Victoria Way, Liphook, Hampshire, GU30

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HomeBuyer Report

Should we go for a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a property in Liphook and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has changed its name to a Building Survey, although it is essentially the same.

If the Liphook property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials, RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to make an extension, RICS recommend you go for a Building Survey. This option is not as cheap, however it will provide you with exhaustive analysis of the Liphook property's general condition and it includes an opinion on defects and maintenance options .

For more information you can get a Liphook Home Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

House Prices

I would like to purchase a detached property in Liphook (GU30). The asking price is £402, 011. What things does a Liphook surveyor consider in the process of a Home Survey ?

Any number of issues which could positively or negatively affect the price of property from whether alterations have planning permission to the amount of accommodation it offers. It is useful to analyse the prices of house achieved in Liphook at the same time for similar properties.

The average house price registered between July and October in 2012 was £429, 211, which is £27, 200 more than the price you are intending to pay. The combined house/flat average was £365, 181. Griggs Farm Court, Stoneybrook, Longmoor Road, Liphook, East Hampshire, Hampshire, GU30 7NU a detached property was purchased for £101, 250 .

The best way for home buyers to get a formal home valuation is to commission a Homebuyer Report (or Property Valuation Report) which includes a professional valuation as standard. A RICS surveyor will be officially part of the Valuer Registration Scheme (established register of valuers).

The local surveyor should attend the building in addition to factoring in the variety of area influences that have a bearing on house prices.

Asbestos roof tiles

A builder friend noted there is a risk of asbestos coatings spayed on beams at the property. What is asbestos?

Asbestos is a carcinogenic fibrous mineral. The 3 main types are Blue, Brown and White are often building materials such as walls.

Asbestos was commonly used as it has good sound absorption properties, it may be found in wall panelling.

All forms are dangerous and may lead to lung cancer or asbestosis following prolonged exposure. Contrary to common perception, inhaling a solitary fibre will not kill you.

If found, care should be taken on no account to displace it. Professional advice must be taken without delay. Professional removal of it will likely be costly but absolutely must be conducted by trained experts. Surveyors will not confirm the existence asbestos on a Liphook HomeBuyer report. However they will report on potential asbestos and should advise accordingly.

Subsidence resulting from soft clay soil

I have learnt that clay soil can create problems for homes in Liphook. Will the Liphook Property Survey consider this?

Whether a house was built in 17012 or 20012, factors as varied as termites or mould can create inconvenience for an owner. Foundations dug into clay-rich soil, for example, can result in a range of issues. Specific issues include consolidation, or the change in volume of soil resulting from water loss. Given the moisture content does have such a great affect of clay-rich soil, owners should be aware that defects can arise if environmental conditions change. Visible results may be anything from separation of the skirting board from the floor to warped window frames in the drawing room. There is a real benefit in booking a Liphook surveyor to carry out your Home Survey, familiar with local soil composition, and who has witnessed the effects first-hand. The building foundations may need extra support in some cases. A surveyor can confirm if this is necessary, as it can be a lengthy process.

HomeBuyer Report

Should we go for a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a property in Liphook and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has changed its name to a Building Survey, although it is essentially the same.

If the Liphook property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been extended, or is built of unusual materials, RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to make an extension, RICS recommend you go for a Building Survey. This option is not as cheap, however it will provide you with exhaustive analysis of the Liphook property's general condition and it includes an opinion on defects and maintenance options .

For more information you can get a Liphook Home Survey Quote or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

House Prices

I would like to purchase a detached property in Liphook (GU30). The asking price is £402, 011. What things does a Liphook surveyor consider in the process of a Home Survey ?

Any number of issues which could positively or negatively affect the price of property from whether alterations have planning permission to the amount of accommodation it offers. It is useful to analyse the prices of house achieved in Liphook at the same time for similar properties.

The average house price registered between July and October in 2012 was £429, 211, which is £27, 200 more than the price you are intending to pay. The combined house/flat average was £365, 181. Griggs Farm Court, Stoneybrook, Longmoor Road, Liphook, East Hampshire, Hampshire, GU30 7NU a detached property was purchased for £101, 250 .

The best way for home buyers to get a formal home valuation is to commission a Homebuyer Report (or Property Valuation Report) which includes a professional valuation as standard. A RICS surveyor will be officially part of the Valuer Registration Scheme (established register of valuers).



The local surveyor should attend the building in addition to factoring in the variety of area influences that have a bearing on house prices.

Asbestos roof tiles

A builder friend noted there is a risk of asbestos coatings spayed on beams at the property. What is asbestos?

Asbestos is a carcinogenic fibrous mineral. The 3 main types are Blue, Brown and White are often building materials such as walls.

Asbestos was commonly used as it has good sound absorption properties, it may be found in wall panelling.

All forms are dangerous and may lead to lung cancer or asbestosis following prolonged exposure. Contrary to common perception, inhaling a solitary fibre will not kill you.

If found, care should be taken on no account to displace it. Professional advice must be taken without delay. Professional removal of it will likely be costly but absolutely must be conducted by trained experts. Surveyors will not confirm the existence asbestos on a Liphook HomeBuyer report. However they will report on potential asbestos and should advise accordingly.

Subsidence resulting from soft clay soil

I have learnt that clay soil can create problems for homes in Liphook. Will the Liphook Property Survey consider this?

Whether a house was built in 17012 or 20012, factors as varied as termites or mould can create inconvenience for an owner. Foundations dug into clay-rich soil, for example, can result in a range of issues. Specific issues include consolidation, or the change in volume of soil resulting from water loss. Given the moisture content does have such a great affect of clay-rich soil, owners should be aware that defects can arise if environmental conditions change. Visible results may be anything from separation of the skirting board from the floor to warped window frames in the drawing room. There is a real benefit in booking a Liphook surveyor to carry out your Home Survey, familiar with local soil composition, and who has witnessed the effects first-hand. The building foundations may need extra support in some cases. A surveyor can confirm if this is necessary, as it can be a lengthy process.

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