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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
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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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Do you need a Home Survey ? Which of the 3 should you select?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Putney Heath

    A RICS Homebuyer Report is the best choice when you are purchasing a property built from standard building materials such as brick and tile, in reasonable repair and not over 100 years in age.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Putney Heath

    The Building Survey (which used to be called a Full Structural Survey in Putney Heath) will also be carried out by a MRICS/FRICS chartered surveyor but is more thorough. Opt for this option for non standard e.g. architecturally unusual properties.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Putney Heath

    This is an independent chartered surveyor valuation . This report is usually chosen by mortgage free purchasers or anyone requiring a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should we book a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a property in Putney Heath and which is cheaper?

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

If the Putney Heath property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been substantially modified, or is built of unusual materials, then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to make an extension, you should you commission a Building Survey. The Building Survey is less cheap but it will offer an in-depth analysis of the Putney Heath property's state of repair along with information on defects , general repairs as well as maintenance options .

For more details why not get a Putney Heath Homebuyers Survey Quote online or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Asbestos roof tiles

A local builder informed me there are asbestos roof tiles in existence at the property. Which types of asbestos are a concern, what are the risks and does the building survey in Putney Heath report on it?

Asbestos is a pernicious fibrous mineral. The 3 main types are Blue, Brown and White may be in building materials such as ironing boards.

Asbestos was commonly used as it has characteristic heat resistance qualities and it may be found in fire blankets.

All forms including white are deadly and may lead to lung cancer or pleural disease following prolonged exposure. If discovered, one must be careful on no account to remove the asbestos and professional advice must be taken urgently.

Surveyors will not verify the presence of asbestos on a Putney Heath survey. Your surveyor will report on suspected asbestos and will suggest further investigation.

Building Surveys on houses

Do we need to conduct the full structural survey when investing in a un-loved Victorian house in Putney Heath as an alternative to a HomeBuyer Report?

Sometimes referred to as the Structural Survey by many, it is now defunct and and has been given a new moniker by RICS and the proper name is now the RICS Building Survey. It is the right choice of home survey if buying a modified home such as an older house in Putney Heath. It sets out thorough and notable details on the homes condition as well as any maintenance needs after a thorough inspection of the accessible areas. For more info HomeBuyer Reports and Building Surveys - visit here.

Damage resulting from flooding

What's the danger of flooding in Putney Heath. Can a HomeBuyer Report search for possible flooding damage, or whether flooding has affected the garden?

Last year was the second wettest year on record (source: The Guardian), and house purchasers and owners are understandably concerned. It is easily possible to assess whether a house is susceptible to flooding via any of a number of routes. In addition, the HomeBuyer Report may make recommendations for repair work or improved flood protection.Less expensive preventative measures include the installation of air brick covers. Oral enquiries can sometimes be made of the property owner or occupier, but this information may not be accurate.

According to the Environment Agency, no recent flood warnings were found for Putney Heath.

*Information correct 4th January 2013

HomeBuyer Report

Should we book a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey on a property in Putney Heath and which is cheaper?

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

If the Putney Heath property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been substantially modified, or is built of unusual materials, then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to make an extension, you should you commission a Building Survey. The Building Survey is less cheap but it will offer an in-depth analysis of the Putney Heath property's state of repair along with information on defects , general repairs as well as maintenance options .

For more details why not get a Putney Heath Homebuyers Survey Quote online or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Asbestos roof tiles

A local builder informed me there are asbestos roof tiles in existence at the property. Which types of asbestos are a concern, what are the risks and does the building survey in Putney Heath report on it?

Asbestos is a pernicious fibrous mineral. The 3 main types are Blue, Brown and White may be in building materials such as ironing boards.

Asbestos was commonly used as it has characteristic heat resistance qualities and it may be found in fire blankets.

All forms including white are deadly and may lead to lung cancer or pleural disease following prolonged exposure. If discovered, one must be careful on no account to remove the asbestos and professional advice must be taken urgently.



Surveyors will not verify the presence of asbestos on a Putney Heath survey. Your surveyor will report on suspected asbestos and will suggest further investigation.

Building Surveys on houses

Do we need to conduct the full structural survey when investing in a un-loved Victorian house in Putney Heath as an alternative to a HomeBuyer Report?

Sometimes referred to as the Structural Survey by many, it is now defunct and and has been given a new moniker by RICS and the proper name is now the RICS Building Survey. It is the right choice of home survey if buying a modified home such as an older house in Putney Heath. It sets out thorough and notable details on the homes condition as well as any maintenance needs after a thorough inspection of the accessible areas. For more info HomeBuyer Reports and Building Surveys - visit here.

Damage resulting from flooding

What's the danger of flooding in Putney Heath. Can a HomeBuyer Report search for possible flooding damage, or whether flooding has affected the garden?

Last year was the second wettest year on record (source: The Guardian), and house purchasers and owners are understandably concerned. It is easily possible to assess whether a house is susceptible to flooding via any of a number of routes. In addition, the HomeBuyer Report may make recommendations for repair work or improved flood protection.Less expensive preventative measures include the installation of air brick covers. Oral enquiries can sometimes be made of the property owner or occupier, but this information may not be accurate.

According to the Environment Agency, no recent flood warnings were found for Putney Heath.

*Information correct 4th January 2013

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