The RICS Homebuyer Report

The RICS Home Survey – Level 2 is normally appropriate if the property is in reasonable condition and is built using conventional methods and materials. Formally known as the RICS Homebuyer Report, the RICS Home Survey – Level 2 can now be offered with or without a valuation. 

The RICS Home Survey – Level 2 (Survey Only) Service

The RICS Home Survey – Level 2 (Survey Only) Service includes:

  • Advice on repairs and ongoing maintenance.
  • A list of problems that the surveyor considers may affect the value of the property.
  • Issues that need to be investigated to prevent serious damage or danger.
  • Legal issues that need to be addressed before completing your conveyancing.
  • Information on location, local environment and the recorded energy efficiency (where available).
  • Clear ‘traffic light’ ratings of the condition of different parts of the building, services, garage and outbuildings, showing problems that require varying degrees of attention.
  • A summary of the risks to the condition of the building.
  • Other matters including guarantees, planning and building control issues for your legal advisers.

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The RICS Home Survey – Level 2 (Survey & Valuation) Service

The RICS Home Survey – Level 2 (Survey & Valuation) Service includes the items above together with:

  • The surveyor’s professional opinion on the “Market Value” of the property.
  • An insurance reinstatement figure for the property.

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