What type of survey do you need?
We have a variety of survey types suitable for both houses and flats. Check out our range below:
Full Building Survey
We fully inspect all parts of the property and report on component condition, remaining life, material uses and suitability. Where defects are identified we will advise of the cause, and best course of remedial action.
This building survey is suitable for both leasehold and freehold houses and flats. We advise you on whether you may be liable to contribute towards the costs of repair of common parts and provide you with the estimated cost of repairs over the next 10 years.
Full Building Survey PLUS
We fully inspect all parts of the property and report on component condition, remaining life, uses, and suitability.
Where defects are identified we will advise of the cause and the best course of remedial action.
We also advise you on whether you may be liable to contribute towards the costs of repair to common parts and provide you with a breakdown of the estimated cost of repairs over the next 10 years. Get a reinstatement valuation, an estimated market valuation, aerial and thermal images.
This building survey is suitable for both freehold and leasehold houses and flats.
New-build Snag Report
We will provide you with a thorough list of snags which you can then present to the vendor and have them remedied before exchanging contracts.
|Full Building Survey||Full Building Survey Plus||New Build Snag Report|
|Full inspection of the structure (lofts and basements included).||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Inspection of the gas, electrics, solar, plumbing and drainage.||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Fixtures and fittings (kitchens, doors, and windows, etc.).||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Building Control compliance checks||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Dampness and timber defects check (check for damp and rot).||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Hazardous materials (Asbestos, Lead and Anthrax etc).||Yes||Yes||No|
|Subsidence risk assessment.||Yes||Yes||No|
|Flood risk assessment.||Yes||Yes||No|
|Environmental factors (Nuisance etc).||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|*Email summary of findings within 24 working hrs.||48hrs||Yes||No|
|Extension feasibility assessment (lofts conversions and rear extensions).||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|A list of all minor snags identified at the time of the survey.||No||No||Yes|
|A full report detailing all repairs and remedial action, in electronic format.||Yes||Yes||No|
|Breakdown of estimated repairs, improvements, and provisional costs +||Yes||Yes||No|
|Insurance reinstatement valuation.||£150 inc VAT||Yes||No|
|Estimated market value desk study (not for tax or lending purposes + 2 working Day for report)||£250 Inc VAT||Yes||No|
|Aerial roof and chimney images. + (Up to 3+ storey, subject to an available window on the top floor).||£150 inc VAT||Yes||No|
|Thermal Images||£150 inc VAT||Yes||Yes|
|**Turnaround Times||3-7 Working Days||7-10 Working Days||3-7 Working Days|