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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
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  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 Home Buyers Survey? Which one should you opt for?

  • House suitable for a HomeBuyer Report

    Homebuyer Report in Wallington

    The RICS Homebuyer Report is the right choice if buying a home built from standard materials such as brick and tile, not dilapidated and not over 100 years in age.

  • Property suitable for a Building Survey

    Building Survey in Wallington

    The RICS Building Survey (often referred to as a Full Structural Survey in Wallington) is also carried out by a MRICS or FRICS chartered surveyor but is more detailed. Choose this option for non standard , for example stone wall homes.

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Wallington

    This is a professional valuation of the property. This report is often chosen by mortgage free buyers or someone requiring a formal valuation e.g. a dispute.

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HomeBuyer Report

Should I have a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a house in Wallington and which one would be the cheapest?

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

If the Wallington property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been extended or modified, or is built of unusual materials, RICS advise a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to do any major works, RICS advise you go for a Building Survey. This survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report however it will offer comprehensive details of the Wallington property's condition in addition to advice on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more details why not obtain a Wallington Survey Quote via our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Asbestos roof tiles

There may be a danger of white asbestos flooring materials at the house. What is asbestos, is there a danger and what does the surveyor do?

Asbestos is a pernicious silicate material. The 3 main types are Blue, Brown and White are often building materials for example acoustic ceilings.

Asbestos was commonly used as it has characteristic fire retarding qualities and it may be found in patching compounds.

All forms including white are ultimately carcinogenic and might lead to lung cancer or fibrosis if inhaled over sustained periods. Care should be taken if asbestos is discovered not to disturb it and expert advice must be taken immediately.

Surveyors will not confirm the existence asbestos on a Wallington HomeBuyer report. Surveyors will mention potential asbestos and will inform you of the options.

Roof defects identified during a survey

Mould has created issues for us at our old property. What does a building surveyor in Wallington pay attention to during the survey?

Property in and around Wallington that are otherwise ideal can be blighted by roofing woes. Every element should be checked, e.g. dormers. The Wallington surveyors could suggest that some of the faults must be dealt with immediately.

Expensive quotes for roofing jobs (such as replacing rotten rafters or soffits) may have scared off some homeowners from carrying out necessary work. In extreme cases, this may be the reason for the sale, so buyers must be vigilant and employ the services of a qualified surveyor before the exchange of contracts. Prior to exchange, it may be worth sourcing from a Wallington roofing specialist a quote for any suggested work.

Damage caused by high rainfall

How will we know what effect can high levels of rainfall have on our new Wallington home?

Both in Wallington, and throughout the county, rain is so common that buyers rarely think about it. Unfortunately this issue is ignored by house purchasers. If you have only visited the house in on a sunny day, defects may not have been obvious. In most cases, this is usually easy to remedy. However, if the drains are not cared for, the resulting damage can lower the value of the property and become increasing harder to repair. In the worst case scenario, deterioration of a building's foundations can become fatal to its structural integrity, risking collapse.

HomeBuyer Report

Should I have a Full Structural Survey, Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report for a house in Wallington and which one would be the cheapest?

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

If the Wallington property is a flat, or is a period property, or has been extended or modified, or is built of unusual materials, RICS advise a cheaper HomeBuyer Report.

If you are thinking about whether to do any major works, RICS advise you go for a Building Survey. This survey is not as cheap as a HomeBuyer Report however it will offer comprehensive details of the Wallington property's condition in addition to advice on defects as well as maintenance options .

For more details why not obtain a Wallington Survey Quote via our website or call us 0800 038 6667 to speak to our survey team.

Asbestos roof tiles

There may be a danger of white asbestos flooring materials at the house. What is asbestos, is there a danger and what does the surveyor do?

Asbestos is a pernicious silicate material. The 3 main types are Blue, Brown and White are often building materials for example acoustic ceilings.

Asbestos was commonly used as it has characteristic fire retarding qualities and it may be found in patching compounds.

All forms including white are ultimately carcinogenic and might lead to lung cancer or fibrosis if inhaled over sustained periods. Care should be taken if asbestos is discovered not to disturb it and expert advice must be taken immediately.



Surveyors will not confirm the existence asbestos on a Wallington HomeBuyer report. Surveyors will mention potential asbestos and will inform you of the options.

Roof defects identified during a survey

Mould has created issues for us at our old property. What does a building surveyor in Wallington pay attention to during the survey?

Property in and around Wallington that are otherwise ideal can be blighted by roofing woes. Every element should be checked, e.g. dormers. The Wallington surveyors could suggest that some of the faults must be dealt with immediately.

Expensive quotes for roofing jobs (such as replacing rotten rafters or soffits) may have scared off some homeowners from carrying out necessary work. In extreme cases, this may be the reason for the sale, so buyers must be vigilant and employ the services of a qualified surveyor before the exchange of contracts. Prior to exchange, it may be worth sourcing from a Wallington roofing specialist a quote for any suggested work.

Damage caused by high rainfall

How will we know what effect can high levels of rainfall have on our new Wallington home?

Both in Wallington, and throughout the county, rain is so common that buyers rarely think about it. Unfortunately this issue is ignored by house purchasers. If you have only visited the house in on a sunny day, defects may not have been obvious. In most cases, this is usually easy to remedy. However, if the drains are not cared for, the resulting damage can lower the value of the property and become increasing harder to repair. In the worst case scenario, deterioration of a building's foundations can become fatal to its structural integrity, risking collapse.

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