The RICS Homebuyer report aims to give you professional advice to help you to:
A Introduction to the report
B About the inspection
C Summary of the condition ratings
D About the property
E Outside of the property
F Inside of the property
H Grounds (including shared areas for flats)
I Issues for your legal advisers
L Surveyor's declaration
What to do now
Description of the RICS HomeBuyer Service
The surveyor gives condition ratings to the main parts (or 'elements') of the main building, garage, and some outside elements. The condition ratings are described as follows.
Condition rating 1
No repair is currently needed. The property must be maintained in the normal way.
Condition rating 2
Defects that need repairing or replacing but are not considered to be either serious or urgent. The property must be maintained in the normal way.
Condition rating 3
Defects that are serious and/or need to be repaired, replaced or investigated urgently
NI Not inspected (Unaccessible areas that would normally be reported on are indicated)
The RICS HomeBuyer Report is provided by our Chartered Surveyors in Huddersfield and our Chartered Surveyors in Halifax.
An official publication on The RICS HomeBuyer Report and the HomeBuyer service is available to download here:
Download: Description of the RICS Homebuyer Service.pdf
Download: Homebuyers Survey - Report Format.pdf
The RICS Homebuyer Report is reproduced with the permission of The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors which owns the copyright
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