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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
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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 building survey should I select for my house purchase ?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in North Woolwich

    The Homebuyer Report should be selected when buying a home built from standard materials such as tile & brick, in reasonable order and constructed after 1900.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in North Woolwich

    A Building Survey (once known as a Full Structural Survey in North Woolwich) is also conducted by a RICS surveyor and is more thorough. Opt for this when buying a non standard property such as stone slab roof buildings.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in North Woolwich

    This is an independent valuation . This is usually chosen by cash buyers or someone requiring a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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HomeBuyer Report

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

The Full Structural Survey has changed its name to a Building Survey and is basically the same the same comprehensive survey.

If the North Woolwich property is a flat or maisonette, or is a period property, or has been substantially modified, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not made of bricks), RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any substantial modifications, you should you carry out a Building Survey. The Building Survey is less cheap but it does offer exhaustive analysis of the North Woolwich property's condition as well as more detailed advice on defects , general repairs and maintenance options .

For further advice why not get an instant North Woolwich House Survey Quote on our site or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

I am looking for Sussex bond repair tips - can you assist?

Brick-walled structures in North Woolwich can experience distinct issues, from weathering to spalling. An issue of particular concern is brick rot, resulting from decades of exposure to condensation or damp at ground level. Griffin S J at 4 Kings Meadow, Clent, Stourbridge, DY9 9QR should give an estimate for any work. Call them on 01562 730486.

A number of approaches and materials of brick building are found in many homes built in this country. Maintenance work may be more time-consuming and costly than you assume.

Consider the advice of both the surveyor and a builder or other specialist if potential structural defects arise during the survey.

Damaged Render

What will a North Woolwich Surveyor examine on a roughcast rendered (stucco) regency home in North Woolwich.

Stucco (sometimes called pargetting) is really just a kind of render. Commonly stucco is layered over brick hardens to form an attractive smooth appearance that resembles stone. Stucco render is highly attractive and is/was was often applied to Georgian buildings. it can be prone to defect and Surveyors in North Woolwich sometimes report defects such as moisture trapped beneath paint coatings.

Another example of problems associated with stucco might be when dampness beneath sills that results in the render detaching. Fixing problems with stucco can be surprisingly expensive as the skills are getting rarer.

Landfill site near home

What should I be concerned about when buying a house next to a rubbish dump

Sites used for landfill take many forms e.g. domestic waste material disposal. Understandably, no one really wants to live near one (most people do live under 2km away from one). Risks might include leaking underground tanks from petrol stations for example .

North Woolwich RICS surveyors will note structural issues connected with the landfill. Your conveyancer will commission environmental searches of the Landmark databases as well as Greenwich Local Authority and address any concerns you may have .

HomeBuyer Report

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

The Full Structural Survey has changed its name to a Building Survey and is basically the same the same comprehensive survey.

If the North Woolwich property is a flat or maisonette, or is a period property, or has been substantially modified, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not made of bricks), RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any substantial modifications, you should you carry out a Building Survey. The Building Survey is less cheap but it does offer exhaustive analysis of the North Woolwich property's condition as well as more detailed advice on defects , general repairs and maintenance options .

For further advice why not get an instant North Woolwich House Survey Quote on our site or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to a member of our team.

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

I am looking for Sussex bond repair tips - can you assist?

Brick-walled structures in North Woolwich can experience distinct issues, from weathering to spalling. An issue of particular concern is brick rot, resulting from decades of exposure to condensation or damp at ground level. Griffin S J at 4 Kings Meadow, Clent, Stourbridge, DY9 9QR should give an estimate for any work. Call them on 01562 730486.

A number of approaches and materials of brick building are found in many homes built in this country. Maintenance work may be more time-consuming and costly than you assume.



Consider the advice of both the surveyor and a builder or other specialist if potential structural defects arise during the survey.

Damaged Render

What will a North Woolwich Surveyor examine on a roughcast rendered (stucco) regency home in North Woolwich.

Stucco (sometimes called pargetting) is really just a kind of render. Commonly stucco is layered over brick hardens to form an attractive smooth appearance that resembles stone. Stucco render is highly attractive and is/was was often applied to Georgian buildings. it can be prone to defect and Surveyors in North Woolwich sometimes report defects such as moisture trapped beneath paint coatings.

Another example of problems associated with stucco might be when dampness beneath sills that results in the render detaching. Fixing problems with stucco can be surprisingly expensive as the skills are getting rarer.

Landfill site near home

What should I be concerned about when buying a house next to a rubbish dump

Sites used for landfill take many forms e.g. domestic waste material disposal. Understandably, no one really wants to live near one (most people do live under 2km away from one). Risks might include leaking underground tanks from petrol stations for example .

North Woolwich RICS surveyors will note structural issues connected with the landfill. Your conveyancer will commission environmental searches of the Landmark databases as well as Greenwich Local Authority and address any concerns you may have .

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