Trafford Surveyors is a home surveyors based in Hale, Cheshire. A survey is a detailed inspection of a property’s condition. The surveyor will inspect the property and tell you if there are structural problems or subsidence. It will let the proprietor know whether any major repairs or alterations are needed such as the roof, or rewiring. A home surveyors company specialises in more than one kind of survey, including chartered surveys, building surveys and energy performance surveys for EPC certificates.
A house or home survey will help you to discover the condition of the building you’re planning on buying and can be a powerful bargaining chip for negotiating the price is any problems arise.
Trafford Surveyors are RICS endorsed. This means they are approved by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, so you can be safe in the knowledge that you’re being given trustworthy and honest advice and information.
Your home is more than likely going to be one of the biggest investments you will make. Ensure you know as much as you can about its true condition before you commit to buy. A mortgage valuation is not a survey. It is for the benefit of your lender, whereas a survey is for the benefit of the consumer. This is when you need a good home surveyors. They will highlight any possible issues that may seem like nothing to the untrained eye. Home surveyors who are RICS endorsed work to the highest industry standards and are regulated to ensure your protection.
The surveys can be separated into three different levels. Level one is a condition report, which is typically the lowest priced of all the surveys. This is aimed at newer homes and conventional properties. Level two is a homebuyer report, which is a more in-depth valuation and includes advice on defects which may affect the value of the property with repairs and ongoing maintenance. Finally, level three is an essential building survey for larger or older properties, of if you’re planning on undertaking major works. It is the most comprehensive report.