Scottish Home Reports advice and information

Read our helpful articles about getting a Home Reports in Scotland, including energy reports and property questionnaire when buying or selling a house.

What is a Home Report?

A Home Report is required when you sell a home in Scotland. They are specific to the Scottish moving system and have three elements. Read on for more information.

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What is a Property Questionnaire?

It is a requirement of the Home Report that anybody selling a property must complete the Property Questionnaire. Read on for more information about the Property Questionnaire for houses in Scotland.

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What is an Energy Report?

The Energy Report is an essential part of the Home Report, which is needed when selling your home in Scotland. Read more about the Energy Report...

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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...

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Home Reports and Mortgage Valuations

Your Home Report does not need to include a Mortgage Valuation. We outline what it needs to contain.

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Home Report FAQs

Frequently asked questions about the Home Report required for residents in Scotland

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What to do after a bad house survey

It’s every home buyer’s worst nightmare. You find the house of your dreams and you’ve put in an offer, but then the survey report reads more like a horror story. It can be disappointing, frustrating and even frightening. But all is not lost! A bad survey can actually be an opportunity to get a better deal.

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Problems your house survey might find

You’ve had the survey completed on your potential home and you want to know if your property is a good investment. Here we’ll let you know what issues a survey might bring up, and how to deal with them.

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What is a property valuation

There are multiple reasons you might need a valuation when buying or selling a property, and there are different types of valuations available. Here we breakdown what’s included in a property valuation, why you meet need one, and how to choose the right service for you.

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