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.

Damp survey

Get the facts on structural damp, the types of damp that may be present in a home and why it’s important to get a HomeBuyer Report before purchasing a house.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

Avoid winter damage to your property

MAP Surveyors in London have provided their top tips on how to prevent damage to your home caused by wintry weather.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

How to cut your energy costs

With the relentless rise of energy costs and the growing awareness of our environmental impact, reducing energy consumption at home and improving your property’s efficiency rating has never been more important.

Surveys, EPCs

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

Here are the facts about asbestos

Surveys, Surveying Advice

Why do I need a home survey?

As a first time buyer, your first home purchase is probably the most significant and most important financial transaction you will have made to date.

Surveys, Buying a house, First time buyer

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