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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
  Property Valuation
  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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Do you need a Property Survey ? Which one is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Stotfold

    A RICS Homebuyer Report should be chosen if purchasing a home made of conventional materials i.e. tile and brick, in reasonable repair and constructed after 1900.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Stotfold

    A Building Survey (once known as a Full Structural Survey in Stotfold) is also carried out by a MRICS/FRICS accredited surveyor but is more exhaustive. Select this for non standard , for example granite wall buildings.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Stotfold

    This is an independent valuation . This report is usually chosen by mortgage free buyers or someone requiring a formal valuation e.g. matrimonial dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to go for a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a property in Stotfold and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey is now called a Building Survey but is effectively the same level of survey.

If the Stotfold property is an apartment, or is over 100 years old, or has been extended or modified, or is built of unusual materials, you should choose the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to carry out major works, RICS recommend you select a Building Survey instead. The Building Survey is less cheap, however it does provide you with exhaustive analysis of the Stotfold property's condition as well as information on defects , repairs as well as maintenance options .

For more details you can get an instant Stotfold Homebuyers Survey Quote online or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Damage caused by high rainfall

Is rain an issue in Stotfold? Are repairs going to be expensive?

Regular rainfall is common in Stotfold and across the country, but the impact rain can have on a property is not given the attention it deserves by house purchasers. Signs that downspouts are a cause for concern include rotten wooden gutters. If you are worried, consider asking the surveyor for more information.

In most cases, these defects are usually easy to remedy. If untreated or poorly maintained, however, the damage can be very costly and time-consuming to remedy.

Conservation area

Are there any problems we would need to be wary of if planning to buy a converted flat in Stotfold in the vicinity of conservation area ?

There are over 9, 000 of conservation areas throughout England and Wales, responsibility for which lies with local councils.

A Building Surveyors must possess knowledge of local issues and any relation may have on the building. Values will probably be significantly higher because of the areas being unspoilt. However a large number have fallen into a poor state e.g. the removal front garden walls

Property surveyors are trained to inform you if the house is/might be in a conservation area and Section I of the Stotfold Homebuyer Report will suggest further investigations are raised by your legal representation. Out of keeping modifications to the building may be reported but these are really more a investigated by the lawyer.

Gas flame

Does a RICS surveyor report on the safety of the gas heaters?

Your RICS chartered surveyor will locate and visually examine the accessible parts of the gas system. This will include the gas pipe route as part of the Stotfold survey, as well as gas related fittings such as associated asbestos. Your Stotfold local surveyor will not remove the fittings nor will they conduct any tests on the appliances or system. Of course, gas can be dangerous and if there are any concerns about gas, call a gas engineer.

The regulations stipulate that all landlords have to commission appliance and installation inspections every 12 months and punishments for failure to comply are criminal .

HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to go for a HomeBuyer Report, Full Structural Survey or Building Survey for a property in Stotfold and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey is now called a Building Survey but is effectively the same level of survey.

If the Stotfold property is an apartment, or is over 100 years old, or has been extended or modified, or is built of unusual materials, you should choose the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to carry out major works, RICS recommend you select a Building Survey instead. The Building Survey is less cheap, however it does provide you with exhaustive analysis of the Stotfold property's condition as well as information on defects , repairs as well as maintenance options .

For more details you can get an instant Stotfold Homebuyers Survey Quote online or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Damage caused by high rainfall

Is rain an issue in Stotfold? Are repairs going to be expensive?

Regular rainfall is common in Stotfold and across the country, but the impact rain can have on a property is not given the attention it deserves by house purchasers. Signs that downspouts are a cause for concern include rotten wooden gutters. If you are worried, consider asking the surveyor for more information.

In most cases, these defects are usually easy to remedy. If untreated or poorly maintained, however, the damage can be very costly and time-consuming to remedy.



Conservation area

Are there any problems we would need to be wary of if planning to buy a converted flat in Stotfold in the vicinity of conservation area ?

There are over 9, 000 of conservation areas throughout England and Wales, responsibility for which lies with local councils.

A Building Surveyors must possess knowledge of local issues and any relation may have on the building. Values will probably be significantly higher because of the areas being unspoilt. However a large number have fallen into a poor state e.g. the removal front garden walls

Property surveyors are trained to inform you if the house is/might be in a conservation area and Section I of the Stotfold Homebuyer Report will suggest further investigations are raised by your legal representation. Out of keeping modifications to the building may be reported but these are really more a investigated by the lawyer.

Gas flame

Does a RICS surveyor report on the safety of the gas heaters?

Your RICS chartered surveyor will locate and visually examine the accessible parts of the gas system. This will include the gas pipe route as part of the Stotfold survey, as well as gas related fittings such as associated asbestos. Your Stotfold local surveyor will not remove the fittings nor will they conduct any tests on the appliances or system. Of course, gas can be dangerous and if there are any concerns about gas, call a gas engineer.

The regulations stipulate that all landlords have to commission appliance and installation inspections every 12 months and punishments for failure to comply are criminal .

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