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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.

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  • 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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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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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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Need a Building Survey? Which survey is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Selhurst

    A RICS Homebuyer Report is the best choice if buying a property built from standard materials i.e. tile & brick, not dilapidated and built in the last 100 years.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Selhurst

    A RICS Building Survey (often referred to as a Full Structural Survey in Selhurst) will also be carried out by a RICS surveyor but is more comprehensive. Opt for this for non standard property such as stone buildings.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Selhurst

    This is a professional surveyor valuation . It is usually chosen by mortgage free buyers or anyone needing a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should we select a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a house in Selhurst and which one would be the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has been updated to a Building Survey, however it is effectively the same.

If the Selhurst property is a flat, or is over 100 years old, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not made of bricks), RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any an extension on the Selhurst property, RICS advise you go for a Building Survey. The Building Survey is not as cheap, however it does offer a thorough analysis of the Selhurst property's general condition in addition to advice on structural defects and maintenance options .

For more detailed advice why not obtain a Selhurst Home Survey Quote online or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Traditionally built property

My partner and I are purchasing a gatehouse in Selhurst. What should be budgeted for maintenance?

Some buyers in Selhurst hope to own a unique or characterful property. For houses in Selhurst built before the 20th Century, age, however, can be a cause of concern for would-be buyers, and Selhurst houses built with traditional methods can be expensive to upkeep. It is often the case that specialist knowledge is necessary, and it could also be necessary to find Traditional building materials, which could be a good opportunity to discuss lowering the purchase price to cover repair costs.

Stone block wall damage

I am buying a stone-walled house. Are there any potential issues that need to be investigated?

Stone walls often appear more robust than they are, and the defects impacting a type of stone will vary according to its properties.

Stone walls are either regular (cut) or irregular in structure, each of which will provoke particular concerns. Different stone types will also decay a different rates based on environmental conditions. For example, granite is more water resistant that most other stones. Upkeep advice often given in a survey includes repointing mortar with a suitable material.

Damage resulting from flooding

Is there a flood risk in Selhurst, and will the residential surveyor look for flood damage?

Flooding has become a major issue, not least because last year was the second wettest on record, and property purchasers and owners are understandably concerned. The Environment Agency maintain a flood risk alert service, with regular updated risk assessments, but a surveyor will also make recommendations to prepare for the worst. An awareness of characteristics of the Selhurst area likely to affect the residential property also enables the chartered surveyor to advise flooding may be a risk. Oral enquiries can sometimes be made of the vendor or agent, but this information may not be accurate.

No recent flood warnings were found for Selhurst, according to the Environment Agency.

*Correct as of 4th January 2013

HomeBuyer Report

Should we select a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a house in Selhurst and which one would be the cheapest?

The Full Structural Survey has been updated to a Building Survey, however it is effectively the same.

If the Selhurst property is a flat, or is over 100 years old, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not made of bricks), RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you intend to do any an extension on the Selhurst property, RICS advise you go for a Building Survey. The Building Survey is not as cheap, however it does offer a thorough analysis of the Selhurst property's general condition in addition to advice on structural defects and maintenance options .

For more detailed advice why not obtain a Selhurst Home Survey Quote online or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Traditionally built property

My partner and I are purchasing a gatehouse in Selhurst. What should be budgeted for maintenance?

Some buyers in Selhurst hope to own a unique or characterful property. For houses in Selhurst built before the 20th Century, age, however, can be a cause of concern for would-be buyers, and Selhurst houses built with traditional methods can be expensive to upkeep. It is often the case that specialist knowledge is necessary, and it could also be necessary to find Traditional building materials, which could be a good opportunity to discuss lowering the purchase price to cover repair costs.



Stone block wall damage

I am buying a stone-walled house. Are there any potential issues that need to be investigated?

Stone walls often appear more robust than they are, and the defects impacting a type of stone will vary according to its properties.

Stone walls are either regular (cut) or irregular in structure, each of which will provoke particular concerns. Different stone types will also decay a different rates based on environmental conditions. For example, granite is more water resistant that most other stones. Upkeep advice often given in a survey includes repointing mortar with a suitable material.

Damage resulting from flooding

Is there a flood risk in Selhurst, and will the residential surveyor look for flood damage?

Flooding has become a major issue, not least because last year was the second wettest on record, and property purchasers and owners are understandably concerned. The Environment Agency maintain a flood risk alert service, with regular updated risk assessments, but a surveyor will also make recommendations to prepare for the worst. An awareness of characteristics of the Selhurst area likely to affect the residential property also enables the chartered surveyor to advise flooding may be a risk. Oral enquiries can sometimes be made of the vendor or agent, but this information may not be accurate.

No recent flood warnings were found for Selhurst, according to the Environment Agency.

*Correct as of 4th January 2013

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