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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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in Little Ilford

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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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What Home Survey is the right choice for my potential home purchase ?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Little Ilford

    The RICS Homebuyer Report is the right choice when you are purchasing a property built from conventional building materials i.e. tile and brick, not dilapidated and constructed after 1900.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Little Ilford

    The Building Survey (often referred to as a Full Structural Survey in Little Ilford) is also conducted by a MRICS/FRICS accredited surveyor and is more exhaustive. Choose this for non standard property such as thatched properties.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Little Ilford

    This is an impartial valuation . It is usually chosen by mortgage free purchasers or anyone requiring a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to get a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a home in Little Ilford and which is the cheapest?

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

If the Little Ilford property is an apartment, or was built before 1900, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction, RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to do any works or an extension on the Little Ilford property, RICS advise you commission a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is less cheap however it does offer a more detailed analysis of the Little Ilford property's condition and it includes more detailed advice on defects , repairs and maintenance options .

For more information get a Little Ilford Home Survey Quote via our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Damage caused by high rainfall

How will we know what impact will rain have on our new property? Where there is a problem, what should we do?

I find it odd that the impact rainfall can have on properties is usually overlooked by purchasers. One indication that drainage systems are worth a closer look is water pooling below gutters. This could then result in rotten roof timbers.

In most cases, these defects are quite easy to resolve, if caught early.However, the damage caused, where not unblocked on a regular basis, will be expense to remedy and resulting damp and mould could become a health risk.

Landfill site near home

What should we be concerned about if buying a flat next to a landfill site

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes for example: industrial refuse. Of course nobody would want to live near one (80% of people live under 2km away from one). Concerns might include tars and other hazardous materials .

Surveys in Little Ilford will notice structural defects resulting from the site. Your conveyancer will carry out conveyancing searches of the Environmental Agency data sets and Barking and Dagenham Local Authority and advise you .

House Prices

There is a house in the centre of. What things does the surveyor allow for when calculating house prices in Little Ilford ?

There is a vast array of things that can affect property values like whether there are any restrictive covenants or whether the property is listed. .

The best way for you to get an impartial home valuation is with a Homebuyer Report which includes a Property Valuation Report as a core component.

A surveyor should go to the property in addition to factoring in the variety of location variables that have a bearing on values.

HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to get a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a home in Little Ilford and which is the cheapest?

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

If the Little Ilford property is an apartment, or was built before 1900, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction, RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to do any works or an extension on the Little Ilford property, RICS advise you commission a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is less cheap however it does offer a more detailed analysis of the Little Ilford property's condition and it includes more detailed advice on defects , repairs and maintenance options .

For more information get a Little Ilford Home Survey Quote via our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Damage caused by high rainfall

How will we know what impact will rain have on our new property? Where there is a problem, what should we do?

I find it odd that the impact rainfall can have on properties is usually overlooked by purchasers. One indication that drainage systems are worth a closer look is water pooling below gutters. This could then result in rotten roof timbers.



In most cases, these defects are quite easy to resolve, if caught early.However, the damage caused, where not unblocked on a regular basis, will be expense to remedy and resulting damp and mould could become a health risk.

Landfill site near home

What should we be concerned about if buying a flat next to a landfill site

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes for example: industrial refuse. Of course nobody would want to live near one (80% of people live under 2km away from one). Concerns might include tars and other hazardous materials .

Surveys in Little Ilford will notice structural defects resulting from the site. Your conveyancer will carry out conveyancing searches of the Environmental Agency data sets and Barking and Dagenham Local Authority and advise you .

House Prices

There is a house in the centre of. What things does the surveyor allow for when calculating house prices in Little Ilford ?

There is a vast array of things that can affect property values like whether there are any restrictive covenants or whether the property is listed. .

The best way for you to get an impartial home valuation is with a Homebuyer Report which includes a Property Valuation Report as a core component.

A surveyor should go to the property in addition to factoring in the variety of location variables that have a bearing on values.

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