RICS Home Surveys Information Sheet
Homebuyers Survey Fees
Homebuyers Survey Terms
Sample Homebuyers Survey
Building/ Structural Surveys
RICS HOME BUYERS SURVEY REPORTS SELSTON PINXTON SOUTH NORMANTON
Selston surveyors homebuyers report on a 1935 semi detached house
Our Selston surveyors found frost damaged bricks blocked vents and poor insulation that was likely encourage condensation, substandard electrics, a dangerous glass door, potenially dmp quarry tile floors, old ceilings that were at risk of collapse, missing firebreak walls and missing roof linings.
RICS Homebuyers Survey of a 1910 Pinxton Semi detached house by our independent property surveyors
Our Pinxton Chartered Surveyors found structural movement, a long standing leak, frost eroded bricks and an insecure ceiling
South Normanton Surveyors Homebuyers Report a 1902 terrace house
South Normanton RICS Hombuyers surveyors report on a 1925 detached houseThe front and rear walls of this property had been badly damaged by water because of failure to undertake a few hundred pounds of gutter and down pipe repairs. Intruders had damaged the kitchen and bathroom and run off with the boiler as well as damaging central heating pipes. An extension containing the bathroom and kitchen was single skin construction and likely to be cold and prone to water penetration. An attic conversion had dangerous stairs and no fire protection and probably no insulation of the ceiling.
Prepared in an easy to read jargon free standard format designed by the RICS the Homebuyer report aims to help you:
make a reasoned and informed decision on whether to go ahead with buying the property;
make an informed decision on what is a reasonable price to pay for the property;
take account of any repairs or replacements the property needs
consider what further advice you should take before exchanging contracts;
and determine how much to insure the property for
To help describe the condition of the home, the surveyor gives condition ratings to the main parts (or 'elements') of the building, garage, and some parts outside.
Defects which are serious and/or need to be repaired, replaced or investigated urgently.
Defects that need repairing or replacing but are not considered to be either serious or urgent. The property must be maintained in the normal way.
No repair is currently needed. The property must be maintained in the normal way.
The surveyor also advises and matters that your legal advisers should investigate and imminent risks to the property or people.
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