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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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Which Building Survey is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Uckfield

    The RICS Homebuyer Report is the right choice when purchasing a property constructed from standard building materials such as tile & brick, in reasonable order and build after 1900.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Uckfield

    The Building Survey (which used to be called a Full Structural Survey in Uckfield) will also be carried out by a RICS surveyor but is more detailed. Choose this for non standard property such as mundic homes.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Uckfield

    This is an independent chartered surveyor valuation . This report is often chosen by cash buyers or anyone needing a formal valuation e.g. a dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to have a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a property in Uckfield and which would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed by RICS as a Building Survey, although it is essentially the same.

If the Uckfield property is a flat or maisonette, or was built before 1900, or has been structurally altered, or is built of unusual materials, you should choose a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to do any works or an extension, RICS advise you choose a Building Survey. The Building Survey is less cheap but it does provide you with exhaustive analysis of the Uckfield property's state of repair as well as including more detailed advice on defects and maintenance options .

For more detailed advice why not obtain an instant Uckfield Survey Quote or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Asbestos roof tiles

The vendor has mentioned there is a danger of asbestos lagging situated in the maisonette. What is asbestos and will this be a hazard?

Asbestos is a dangerous silicate material. Some types were commonly found in the building materials including duct connectors. Its use is widespread, for example - as it has characteristic resistance to electrical damage properties, it may be found in insulating board. Technically all forms are pernicious and can lead to lung cancer if inhaled over sustained periods. Contrary to common perception, inhaling a one fibre is not deadly.

Care should be taken if asbestos is discovered however, never to move it and professional advice should be sought as soon as possible. Removing it asbestos can be expensive must always be conducted by experts. Surveyors cannot test for asbestos on a survey. However, surveyors will mention the risk of asbestos and should advise accordingly.

Landfill site near home

What should we be concerned about when buying a home close to a rubbish landfill

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes e.g. domestic waste disposal. No one ideally wants to live near one (4/5 people live within 1.5m of one!). Worries include heavy metals. Potential health problems such as cancer have been linked to landfill sites .

Uckfield surveyors will notice any structural defects resulting from the landfill. Your lawyer will carry out conveyancing and environmental searches of the Landmark databases as well as Wealden Local Authority and address any concerns you may have .

Traditionally built property

We are buying a 17th Century cottage. Will the age of the home be a concern?

For traditionally-built Uckfield property, age can sometimes be an issue, and Homes built with traditional methods can be a drain to repair. You should bear in mind that specialist expertise may be needed. Especially for listed buildings, Traditional materials may be required. This may mean that it is all the more vital that you get a building survey prior to exchanging. Speak to your chartered surveyor for more information. Built in around 1436, Bridge Cottage, High Street in Uckfield is an example of a traditional Medieval-period house.

HomeBuyer Report

Is it best to have a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report on a property in Uckfield and which would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed by RICS as a Building Survey, although it is essentially the same.

If the Uckfield property is a flat or maisonette, or was built before 1900, or has been structurally altered, or is built of unusual materials, you should choose a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to do any works or an extension, RICS advise you choose a Building Survey. The Building Survey is less cheap but it does provide you with exhaustive analysis of the Uckfield property's state of repair as well as including more detailed advice on defects and maintenance options .

For more detailed advice why not obtain an instant Uckfield Survey Quote or call 0800 038 6667 to speak to one of our advisers.

Asbestos roof tiles

The vendor has mentioned there is a danger of asbestos lagging situated in the maisonette. What is asbestos and will this be a hazard?

Asbestos is a dangerous silicate material. Some types were commonly found in the building materials including duct connectors. Its use is widespread, for example - as it has characteristic resistance to electrical damage properties, it may be found in insulating board. Technically all forms are pernicious and can lead to lung cancer if inhaled over sustained periods. Contrary to common perception, inhaling a one fibre is not deadly.



Care should be taken if asbestos is discovered however, never to move it and professional advice should be sought as soon as possible. Removing it asbestos can be expensive must always be conducted by experts. Surveyors cannot test for asbestos on a survey. However, surveyors will mention the risk of asbestos and should advise accordingly.

Landfill site near home

What should we be concerned about when buying a home close to a rubbish landfill

Landfill Sites come in many shapes and sizes e.g. domestic waste disposal. No one ideally wants to live near one (4/5 people live within 1.5m of one!). Worries include heavy metals. Potential health problems such as cancer have been linked to landfill sites .

Uckfield surveyors will notice any structural defects resulting from the landfill. Your lawyer will carry out conveyancing and environmental searches of the Landmark databases as well as Wealden Local Authority and address any concerns you may have .

Traditionally built property

We are buying a 17th Century cottage. Will the age of the home be a concern?

For traditionally-built Uckfield property, age can sometimes be an issue, and Homes built with traditional methods can be a drain to repair. You should bear in mind that specialist expertise may be needed. Especially for listed buildings, Traditional materials may be required. This may mean that it is all the more vital that you get a building survey prior to exchanging. Speak to your chartered surveyor for more information. Built in around 1436, Bridge Cottage, High Street in Uckfield is an example of a traditional Medieval-period house.

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