Residential Property

Fast and effective residential property surveys and valuations

As one of the leading firms of Chartered Surveyors in Scotland, we provide a comprehensive range of services for Residential Property, including surveys and valuations. Our expertise covers everything from basic Home Reports and mortgage valuations to detailed building surveys.

We are a market leader in this highly specialised field and act for all the major Building Societies, Banks, and other Lending and Financial Institutions. We will be happy to advise you on the type of survey/valuation that will best suit your needs. We understand that speed is vital in today’s residential market and will ensure a fast turn-around to meet your requirements.

Everything we do is designed to add value to your business. We’ll work closely with you to provide a bespoke solution to your specific needs. Our comprehensive range of services includes:

Home Reports

When a property is sold in Scotland is has to be marketed with a Home Report. This is a pack of three documents: a Single Survey, an Energy Report (or EPC) and a Property Questionnaire. We have specialists in each of our offices who can provide a fast and efficient Home Report service.

Residential Surveys

We provide full surveying services for residential property. Our detailed surveys provide a comprehensive assessment of the construction and condition of all elements of a building’s fabric. We identify shortcomings and defects and provide advice on appropriate remedial measures and actions to remove deficiencies.

Residential Valuations

We provide residential property valuations to both buyers and lenders, for mortgage, insurance and other requirements. We can also provide valuations for a wide range of specialist reasons such as for taxation, pre-sale or matrimonial purposes. We will be happy to advise you on the type of valuations that will best meet your needs.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPC)

An EPC gives information on how energy efficient a building is and sets out how this can be improved. An EPC must be provided when a property is sold or rented. We have specially trained surveyors in each of our offices who can prepare EPCs.

RICS Homebuyer Surveys

This service provides a standardised report for instructing parties along with our opinion of Market Value. We will be happy to talk you through the report before and after inspection and advise you its implications.

Residential property specialists

Our Residential Surveying team includes some of the most experienced valuers in the business. We offer competitive rates and the highest level of service excellence. Our valuations, surveys and other reports are recognised and accepted by all key mortgage providers. We are also listed on all the major lenders’ panels.

We draw on the expertise of all our departments to provide a wide range of in-house expertise – from valuations, lease consultancy and planning to architectural design and investment brokerage. Our network of 14 local offices means we can provide a fast, responsive service and a deep understanding of local markets and planning issues.

Reports accepted by all major lenders

14 offices across Scotland

RICS registered valuers

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