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“A valuation is not a survey. Make sure you know as much as you can about the true condition of your future home before you commit to buy.”


“£5,750 was the average cost of repairs on properties purchased without a survey.”


Home Buyer Report

Follows the RICS HomeBuyer format and provides a more detailed inspection than the valuation report that is for your lender. Inspection can take upto 2 hours for an average property. The inspection includes access to the roof void and drain covers are lifted where possible.
The HomeBuyer level of reporting is geared for standard properties that haven’t been extensively altered of extended and built in approximately the last 150 years.

Key Points:

  • Clear reporting.
  • Describes property element by element.
  • Condition Ratings to focus on the areas of concern.

Building Survey

The most comprehensive level of reporting for the purchase of a residential property. This was commonly referred to as a Structural Survey, but is now titled a Building Survey. This level of survey is most suitable to your older and more complex properties. The report structure can be in line with the RICS Template or, can follow a surveyors bespoke format.

Key Points:

  • Thorough inspection of the property.
  • Detailed reporting.
  • Specific advice on repairs and consequences of inactivity.

Why Choose Us?

Legal & General Surveying Services are one of the largest surveying companies in the UK and with our surveyor partners, carry out half a million inspections each year.


HELLO!!! Do you need some help during your home purchase? We offer free no nonsense advice to customers on different types of survey. If you are uncertain on the different levels of inspection available, give us a call. There is no obligation to buy a survey from us, but we can arrange this for you with our network of qualified surveyors. Let us take the hassle away on arranging a survey.

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