Kevin J Turner

By: Kevin J Turner  03/12/2014
Keywords: New Building Design, House Extension Designs, Loft Conversions, Planning Expertise, Party Wall Matte

It is important that your property has the correct level of insurance, this will ensure that should the worse happen, the cost of rebuilding the property is covered. Letting a professional carry out an Insurance Survey on your property will ensure that the correct level of insurance is identified. The survey will look at the type of building, the form of construction, its height and overall floor area, and its location. This will then allow us to carry out a thorough assessment of the rebuilding cost.There are three types of surveys relating to residential property, so you need make sure that you choose the correct one. This is where Kevin J Turner FRICS can help, we will discuss your individual needs, and then carry out the survey that meets your requirements.Our Homebuyer Report will comprise of an inspection of the property and a standard written report that is authorised by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. This survey is generally suitable for post-war houses and flats that have been constructed to traditional means, reducing the risk of major defects being present.The inspection will include:The report will detail:Any urgent repairs requiredMatters requiring further investigationOther matters that the client should be made aware ofEnquiries to be made to your solicitorThe reinstatement costThe value of the property at the time of the surveyFull internal inspectionA comprehensive external inspectionUnderground drainage is inspected for any damage or obvious hazardsOutbuildings are inspectedThe external areas of apartment blocks, together with common areas are inspected. This can include the roof area and loft voids

Keywords: New Building Design, House Extension Designs, Loft Conversions, Planning Expertise, Party Wall Matte