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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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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 Survey is the correct choice for my intended property purchase in Piccadilly?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Piccadilly

    A RICS Homebuyer Report should be chosen when planning to buy a home constructed from conventional building materials i.e. brick & tile, in reasonable order and less than 100 years old.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Piccadilly

    The Building Survey (often referred to as a Full Structural Survey in Piccadilly) is also conducted by a MRICS/FRICS qualified surveyor but is more detailed. Choose this for unconventional e.g. stone or older properties.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Piccadilly

    This is an independent valuation . This report is usually chosen by mortgage free buyers or someone needing a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to select a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a home in Piccadilly and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has been updated to a Building Survey and is essentially the same level of survey.

If the Piccadilly property is a flat or maisonette, or is 100 or more years old, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction, you should go for a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to carry out alterations, RICS advise you commission a Building Survey instead. This survey is less cheap however it will give you comprehensive details of the Piccadilly property's general condition as well as including advice on structural defects , general repairs and maintenance options .

For more details you can get a Piccadilly Home Survey Quote online or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Damaged Render

What problems will the RICS Surveyor examine on a smooth stucco coated Victorian home in Piccadilly that we intend to purchase.

Stucco is just a smooth and flat render. Normally stucco render is layered over brick to form a smooth stone like surface. Stucco is highly aesthetic and is was often applied to Georgian buildings. it can be prone to defect and Piccadilly Homebuyer Reports can discover defects for example, water trapped under paint.

Another example of problems could be when moisture enters beneath sills which causes the render detaching. Fixing problems with stucco may be dear as the skills are getting more difficult to find.

RICS Homebuyer Report valuation

Will my survey give a property valuation and cost of rebuild estimate (including the cost of rebuilding a garage)

A Homebuyer Report on a Piccadilly property will include an impartial valuation as well as a Reinstatement Cost. To work out the valuation the valuer will call upon awareness of the Piccadilly property market and other things about the property e.g. state of repair The valuer will also consider construction methods and use other assumptions like no contamination in or from ground. Surveyors will ignore certain things like furnishings e.g. carpets.

Additional local Piccadilly area assumptions, for example service connections, are made in addition to environmental concerns like nearby pubs, which will also be factored in. A Building survey does not include a valuation as standard. A valuation can, however, be added for a nominal fee. Alternatively a Property Valuation Report (PVR) can be carried out.

Traditionally built property

We are purchasing in Piccadilly. What will we need to look out for when purchasing older property? Will the residence's age be a concern?

Some buyers hope to own a unique or characterful property. Older construction methods and materials, however, can sometimes be an issue, and Structures constructed with traditional methods can be unexpectedly hard to maintain. You should consider that expert knowledge may be needed. Materials suitable for the work may also need to be sourced, particularly in the case of , for example, a Grade II listed house. This may result in longer-term maintenance obligations.

HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to select a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a home in Piccadilly and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has been updated to a Building Survey and is essentially the same level of survey.

If the Piccadilly property is a flat or maisonette, or is 100 or more years old, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction, you should go for a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to carry out alterations, RICS advise you commission a Building Survey instead. This survey is less cheap however it will give you comprehensive details of the Piccadilly property's general condition as well as including advice on structural defects , general repairs and maintenance options .

For more details you can get a Piccadilly Home Survey Quote online or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Damaged Render

What problems will the RICS Surveyor examine on a smooth stucco coated Victorian home in Piccadilly that we intend to purchase.

Stucco is just a smooth and flat render. Normally stucco render is layered over brick to form a smooth stone like surface. Stucco is highly aesthetic and is was often applied to Georgian buildings. it can be prone to defect and Piccadilly Homebuyer Reports can discover defects for example, water trapped under paint.

Another example of problems could be when moisture enters beneath sills which causes the render detaching. Fixing problems with stucco may be dear as the skills are getting more difficult to find.



RICS Homebuyer Report valuation

Will my survey give a property valuation and cost of rebuild estimate (including the cost of rebuilding a garage)

A Homebuyer Report on a Piccadilly property will include an impartial valuation as well as a Reinstatement Cost. To work out the valuation the valuer will call upon awareness of the Piccadilly property market and other things about the property e.g. state of repair The valuer will also consider construction methods and use other assumptions like no contamination in or from ground. Surveyors will ignore certain things like furnishings e.g. carpets.

Additional local Piccadilly area assumptions, for example service connections, are made in addition to environmental concerns like nearby pubs, which will also be factored in. A Building survey does not include a valuation as standard. A valuation can, however, be added for a nominal fee. Alternatively a Property Valuation Report (PVR) can be carried out.

Traditionally built property

We are purchasing in Piccadilly. What will we need to look out for when purchasing older property? Will the residence's age be a concern?

Some buyers hope to own a unique or characterful property. Older construction methods and materials, however, can sometimes be an issue, and Structures constructed with traditional methods can be unexpectedly hard to maintain. You should consider that expert knowledge may be needed. Materials suitable for the work may also need to be sourced, particularly in the case of , for example, a Grade II listed house. This may result in longer-term maintenance obligations.

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