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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.

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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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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 property survey should I pick for my intended house purchase ?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Thornton Cleveleys

    The RICS Homebuyer Report should be selected if planning to buy a property made of conventional building materials i.e. tile & brick, in reasonable order and built in the last 100 years.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Thornton Cleveleys

    The Building Survey (which used to be called a Full Structural Survey in Thornton Cleveleys) will also be conducted by a RICS surveyor but is more comprehensive. Choose this for unconventional such as wychert buildings.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Thornton Cleveleys

    This is an impartial valuation . It is usually chosen by cash buyers or someone needing a formal valuation e.g. for probate.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should I have a HomeBuyer Report, Building Survey or Full Structural Survey on a house in Thornton Cleveleys and which is cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed a Building Survey, however it is basically the same the same level of survey.

If the Thornton Cleveleys property is an apartment, or is 100 or more years old, or has been extended or modified, or is built of unusual materials (e.g. timber frame), RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to do any alterations, RICS recommend you choose a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is not as cheap however it will provide you with exhaustive analysis of the Thornton Cleveleys property's condition and it includes information on defects , repairs as well as maintenance options .

If in doubt why not obtain an instant Thornton Cleveleys House Survey Quote on our website or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

If we are purchasing in Thornton Cleveleys, what warnings would a property surveyor in Thornton Cleveleys give for properties built with Diagonal bond walls?

Brick flats in Thornton Cleveleys will suffer from a number of issues. For example, wall tie failure. This occurs when ties supporting old cavity walls rust, leading to horizontal cracks and separation of the internal and eternal leaves of the wall and may require immediate attention. Contact several local builders for quotes, including R B Brickwork of 57 Long La, Croydon, CR0 7AR on 07769 184924.

For home purchasers in Thornton Cleveleys seeking a rare example of brick architecture, look for unusual

course styles like Scottish bond features five courses (rows) of long-oriented bricks then one row of short faced bricks, before repeating the pattern. Contact a specialist for more information if this is of interest.

Traditionally built property

I am purchasing a converted cow-house in Thornton Cleveleys. Will the structure's age be an issue?

Many buyers in Thornton Cleveleys have looked at purchasing a home with character, such as a period conversion. The age of a structure, however, can concern buyers. Thornton Cleveleys homes built with traditional or "vernacular" techniques can be a chore to repair. You should be aware that expert knowledge may be needed. Traditional materials may also need to be sourced.

Roof defects identified during a survey

Our seller warned us that access to the roofing could be difficult to arrange, and we are sensitive to the cost of roof repairs. Will access to the roofing be difficult to arrange?

Questions like this are often asked of surveyors in Thornton Cleveleys by property purchasers who are aware that property can often hide issues with the roof like. From ridge flashing to slates, all aspects of the roof should be reported on. Your surveyors in Thornton Cleveleys may then recommend that some faults need urgent attention.

Roof upkeep need not always be costly, but they should be budgeted for carefully. A building survey prior to exchange is highly recommended, so that you fully understand what expenses you will be facing. A quote (or several) for any necessary work should be acquired as soon as possible. Call PG Roofing of 128 Kirkstone Dr, Thornton-Cleveleys, FY5 1QH on 01253 868153 to request a quote.

HomeBuyer Report

Should I have a HomeBuyer Report, Building Survey or Full Structural Survey on a house in Thornton Cleveleys and which is cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed a Building Survey, however it is basically the same the same level of survey.

If the Thornton Cleveleys property is an apartment, or is 100 or more years old, or has been extended or modified, or is built of unusual materials (e.g. timber frame), RICS advise the cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to do any alterations, RICS recommend you choose a Building Survey. This more detailed survey is not as cheap however it will provide you with exhaustive analysis of the Thornton Cleveleys property's condition and it includes information on defects , repairs as well as maintenance options .

If in doubt why not obtain an instant Thornton Cleveleys House Survey Quote on our website or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

If we are purchasing in Thornton Cleveleys, what warnings would a property surveyor in Thornton Cleveleys give for properties built with Diagonal bond walls?

Brick flats in Thornton Cleveleys will suffer from a number of issues. For example, wall tie failure. This occurs when ties supporting old cavity walls rust, leading to horizontal cracks and separation of the internal and eternal leaves of the wall and may require immediate attention. Contact several local builders for quotes, including R B Brickwork of 57 Long La, Croydon, CR0 7AR on 07769 184924.

For home purchasers in Thornton Cleveleys seeking a rare example of brick architecture, look for unusual



course styles like Scottish bond features five courses (rows) of long-oriented bricks then one row of short faced bricks, before repeating the pattern. Contact a specialist for more information if this is of interest.

Traditionally built property

I am purchasing a converted cow-house in Thornton Cleveleys. Will the structure's age be an issue?

Many buyers in Thornton Cleveleys have looked at purchasing a home with character, such as a period conversion. The age of a structure, however, can concern buyers. Thornton Cleveleys homes built with traditional or "vernacular" techniques can be a chore to repair. You should be aware that expert knowledge may be needed. Traditional materials may also need to be sourced.

Roof defects identified during a survey

Our seller warned us that access to the roofing could be difficult to arrange, and we are sensitive to the cost of roof repairs. Will access to the roofing be difficult to arrange?

Questions like this are often asked of surveyors in Thornton Cleveleys by property purchasers who are aware that property can often hide issues with the roof like. From ridge flashing to slates, all aspects of the roof should be reported on. Your surveyors in Thornton Cleveleys may then recommend that some faults need urgent attention.

Roof upkeep need not always be costly, but they should be budgeted for carefully. A building survey prior to exchange is highly recommended, so that you fully understand what expenses you will be facing. A quote (or several) for any necessary work should be acquired as soon as possible. Call PG Roofing of 128 Kirkstone Dr, Thornton-Cleveleys, FY5 1QH on 01253 868153 to request a quote.

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