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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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Which HomeBuyers Survey is right for my prospective property purchase ?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Victoria Park

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

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Victoria Park

    The Building Survey (once known as a Full Structural Survey in Victoria Park) is also carried out by a MRICS or FRICS accredited surveyor but is more detailed. Opt for this when buying a non standard , for example thatched houses.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Victoria Park

    This is an impartial valuation . It is typically chosen by mortgage free buyers or anyone needing a formal valuation e.g. a dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should I get a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a house in Victoria Park and which one is cheaper?

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

If the Victoria Park property is a flat, or was built before 1900, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction, then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to carry out any alterations, RICS recommend you commission a Building Survey. This survey is less cheap but it does give a more detailed analysis of the Victoria Park property's condition in addition to more detailed advice on defects and maintenance options .

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

Conservation area

Will there be any problems I would be advised to be aware of when intending to buy a property in Victoria Park inside a conservation area ?

There are 9, 300 official conservation areas throughout England and Wales which are governed by the local council.

A Building Surveyors need to have knowledge of relevant local considerations and any connection may have with the building. House prices will probably be significantly higher which is down to them being preserved. However many of them are falling into are falling into a state of neglect e.g. ugly satellite dishes

RICS surveyors will inform you if the planned purchase is or might be is designated and Section I of the Homebuyer Report will advise the proper questions are carried out by your solicitor. Out of keeping changes that do not have Local Authority approval will also be advised, however these should be investigated by your legal adviser.

RICS Homebuyer Report valuation

Does the Victoria Park home survey include a valuation and an estimate of rebuild costs for insurance purposes (including additional costs such as rebuilding a boundary wall) and how is it calculated?

The Homebuyer Report contains a RICS qualified surveyor valuation and a Reinstatement Cost. In order to determine the valuation your surveyor will call upon experience of property in Victoria Park and other things about the property e.g. style of architecture Surveyors also evaluate certain fixtures and fittings and make certain other assumptions e.g. there being no significant defects. Surveyors will disregard certain things like furnishings, for example curtains.

Further area conjectures, such as access to a flat or services, are made as well as any significant environmental issues like nearby railway tracks, also being considered.

A Building survey does not include a valuation as standard. A valuation can, however, be added for a nominal fee. Alternatively a Property Valuation Report (PVR) can be carried out.

Stone block wall damage

I am purchasing a Victoria Park property and the estate agent has confirmed that it has been built with Forest of Dean stone. What should we be particularly aware of?

Britain's varied geology has encouraged the use of many varieties of stone, from Lees Endcliffe Sandstone to Westwood Ground Limestone. Defects affecting stone-built buildings in Victoria Park can vary, erosion being relatively common. Stone quarried in the area is common to local buildings in Victoria Park, but some do also feature cut stone brought from outside the county. Choice of stone will impact the lifespan of a structure, for example, granite is more water resistant that most other stones. Stone walls require regular maintenance, such as replacing missing or badly worn stones.

HomeBuyer Report

Should I get a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a house in Victoria Park and which one is cheaper?

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

If the Victoria Park property is a flat, or was built before 1900, or has been structurally altered, or is of non standard construction, then RICS recommend a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are planning to carry out any alterations, RICS recommend you commission a Building Survey. This survey is less cheap but it does give a more detailed analysis of the Victoria Park property's condition in addition to more detailed advice on defects and maintenance options .

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

Conservation area

Will there be any problems I would be advised to be aware of when intending to buy a property in Victoria Park inside a conservation area ?

There are 9, 300 official conservation areas throughout England and Wales which are governed by the local council.

A Building Surveyors need to have knowledge of relevant local considerations and any connection may have with the building. House prices will probably be significantly higher which is down to them being preserved. However many of them are falling into are falling into a state of neglect e.g. ugly satellite dishes

RICS surveyors will inform you if the planned purchase is or might be is designated and Section I of the Homebuyer Report will advise the proper questions are carried out by your solicitor. Out of keeping changes that do not have Local Authority approval will also be advised, however these should be investigated by your legal adviser.



RICS Homebuyer Report valuation

Does the Victoria Park home survey include a valuation and an estimate of rebuild costs for insurance purposes (including additional costs such as rebuilding a boundary wall) and how is it calculated?

The Homebuyer Report contains a RICS qualified surveyor valuation and a Reinstatement Cost. In order to determine the valuation your surveyor will call upon experience of property in Victoria Park and other things about the property e.g. style of architecture Surveyors also evaluate certain fixtures and fittings and make certain other assumptions e.g. there being no significant defects. Surveyors will disregard certain things like furnishings, for example curtains.

Further area conjectures, such as access to a flat or services, are made as well as any significant environmental issues like nearby railway tracks, also being considered.

A Building survey does not include a valuation as standard. A valuation can, however, be added for a nominal fee. Alternatively a Property Valuation Report (PVR) can be carried out.

Stone block wall damage

I am purchasing a Victoria Park property and the estate agent has confirmed that it has been built with Forest of Dean stone. What should we be particularly aware of?

Britain's varied geology has encouraged the use of many varieties of stone, from Lees Endcliffe Sandstone to Westwood Ground Limestone. Defects affecting stone-built buildings in Victoria Park can vary, erosion being relatively common. Stone quarried in the area is common to local buildings in Victoria Park, but some do also feature cut stone brought from outside the county. Choice of stone will impact the lifespan of a structure, for example, granite is more water resistant that most other stones. Stone walls require regular maintenance, such as replacing missing or badly worn stones.

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