Surveying advice on housing and property

Read some of our helpful surveying articles written by reallymoving.

Plants and trees that your surveyor will check out

It is important to ensure your Chartered Surveyor is aware of any plants and trees that may have structural damage or pose a danger.

Plants and Gardens, Surveying Advice

Why use a RICS surveyor?

Buying a home? Find out how you can benefit from the expert guidance of a RICS Chartered Surveyor for your house survey.

Surveying Advice

What is a HomeBuyer Report?

Learn about what a HomeBuyer Report includes and find out when you might need one.

Surveying Process

Top social accounts to follow to get you saving

The average person spends 12 hours a week online, and the accounts you follow and interact with can have a huge impact on your habits.

Before you buy, Help and Advice

Top 5 places to live in the UK in 2020

You’ve decided you want to move to a new place. But how do you know where to go?

Before you buy, Help and Advice

5 reasons to downsize in 2020

Moving out of your family home might not be an easy idea to contemplate, but it could be one of the best decisions you ever make.

Before you buy, Help and Advice

5 things you could do better if you had a bigger home

If you feel like you’re starting to outgrow your home, there could be many benefits to getting somewhere bigger.

Before you buy, Help and Advice

Should you pay off your mortgage early?

Whether you’ve got a lump sum or a little extra available every month, is paying off your mortgage early the best thing to do?

Help and Advice, Costs and Fees

How long does a survey take?

If you’ve had a property survey done, you may be eager to get the report back. So how long can you expect to wait?

Surveying Process