Energy Performance Certificate advice and information

Read through some of reallymoving's EPC advice articles.

What is a Single Survey?

The Single Survey is designed to provide further information for house buyers in Scotland. Read more about the Single Survey...

Surveys, Scotland, Home Reports

Home Reports and Mortgage Valuations

We outline whether your Scottish Home Report needs to contain a mortgage valuation.

Surveys, Scotland, Home Reports

Moving to a flood plain - check your insurance

reallymoving.com suggests home movers check whether their potential property lies on a flood plain as this may pose an insurance risk.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

How to prepare your home for a survey

Find out how to get your home ready in preparation for a survey.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

Asbestos surveys

Despite the obvious risk to health, asbestos in properties is probably more common than you think.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

Why do I need a home survey?

It's easy to think you can skip getting a survey but it's one of the most important parts of a property purchase.

Surveys, Buying a house

What happens after mortgage offer is accepted?

First and foremost, congratulations are in order! You’ve already jumped through numerous hoops to get to this stage in the home-buying journey, and the offer for your first home has been accepted. So what happens next?

Surveys, Buying a house, First time buyer

How to complain about your Chartered Surveyor

Here's what you can do if you are unhappy with your surveyor.

Surveys, Surveying Process

What type of survey do I need?

The survey you need may depend on the type and age of the property you want to buy - here's how to tell which one is right for you.

Surveys, Surveying Process