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Home Buyers Survey in Westcliff On Sea

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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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Do you need a Home Buyers Survey? Which survey is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a RICS Level 2 Survey

    RICS Level 2 Survey in Westcliff On Sea

    The RICS Level 2 Survey is the best choice if planning to purchase a home made of conventional materials i.e. brick & tile, in reasonable order and built in the last 100 years. Find out more

  • Property suitable for a RICS Level 3 Survey

    RICS Level 3 Survey in Westcliff On Sea

    The RICS Level 3 Survey (often referred to as a Full Structural Survey in Westcliff On Sea) will also be carried out by a MRICS or FRICS accredited surveyor and is more exhaustive. Choose this for non standard property such as thatched or older homes. Find out more

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Westcliff On Sea

    This is an independent chartered surveyor valuation of the property. This is typically chosen by mortgage free buyers or someone requiring a formal valuation e.g. matrimonial dispute. Find out more


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RICS Level 2 Survey

Should we choose a RICS Level 2 Survey, RICS Level 3 Survey or Full Structural Survey on a home in Westcliff On Sea and which one would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has a new name called a RICS Level 3 Survey, although it is essentially the same.

If the Westcliff On Sea property is a flat or maisonette, or is 100 or more years old, or has been structurally modified, or is of non standard construction (i.e. not brick and tile), RICS advise a cheaper RICS Level 2 Survey.

If you are planning to carry out alterations, you should you commission a RICS Level 3 Survey instead. This survey is not as cheap however it will offer a more detailed analysis of the Westcliff On Sea property's condition and it includes information on defects and maintenance options .

For further advice why not obtain a Westcliff On Sea Homebuyers Survey Quote on our website or call us 0800 022 4428 to speak to our survey team.

RICS Level 3 Survey on houses

We are investing in an extended Victorian end of terrace home in Westcliff On Sea, is it necessary to go for a full structural survey?

The Full Structural Survey was recently renamed as a RICS Level 3 Survey. It is the right property survey when buying an unusual house like a property in poor condition house. It will give thorough and often serious insight about the Houses standard of construction and repair on top of any defects after a thorough visual inspection of the inside and outside of the main building.

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RICS Level 2 Survey valuation

Do all Westcliff On Sea surveys include a valuation and an estimate of rebuild costs for insurance purposes (including additional costs such as rebuilding a retaining wall) and what does it include?

A RICS Level 2 Survey on a Westcliff On Sea property will include a property valuation and a rebuilding cost. To ascertain the property's value your surveyor will take into account local Westcliff On Sea market factors and other factors relating to the property for instance: style of architecture. Surveyors also examine style of architecture and use other assumptions like the property is connected to mains services such as gas.

A RICS Level 3 Survey won't include a valuation as standard. However we can add a valuation for a small additional fee ; call for more info. Alternatively a Property Valuation Report (PVR) can be carried out.

Additional local Westcliff On Sea area assumptions, for example services, are made in addition to any local environmental problems like railways, also being considered.

Damage caused by high rainfall

How will we know what impact will wet weather have on our new Westcliff On Sea house? Could damaged guttering lower the property value?

Climate change is regularly in the news. However this issue is not given the attention it deserves by buyers. One indication that drainage systems are at risk is rusted iron elements. Blocked rainwater goods can result in fungi or mould which can be a health risk.

Fortunately, problems with drains are quite easy to resolve for a reasonable cost. If not cared for, however, the damage will impact both the home's value, and the residents' enjoyment of the property.