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Surveying Process

At reallymoving.com we’ll guide you through the surveying process with a range of helpful surveying advice. Learn why a house survey is important and understand surveying when buying or selling a house.

What survey do you need for a modern home?

Assuming a new property is defect-free can be (and usually is) a costly mistake. With the right survey report, you can make sure the repair costs don't come out of your pocket.

Surveys, Surveying Advice, Surveying Process

5 pitfalls of not getting a property survey

If there are problems with your potential property, a survey will find them. But there’s more to getting a survey than that – here are 5 things you’d be missing out on by forgetting the survey.

Surveys, Surveying Process

What to do when a survey reveals woodworm

When a survey comes back with a surprising list of issues, it may put you off the house purchase completely. We discuss what to do if you find woodworm in your potential property.

Surveys, Surveying Advice, Surveying Process