It depends on the age of the flat as the RICS recommend anything over 60 years old should have a Building Survey (formerly the Structural Survey).
The Homebuyer Survey is designed to accommodate flats in the reporting structure and will give the client an indication of its condition and any urgent repairs along with the market value of the flat. However, many items relating to flats are dealt with under the lease and maintenance or service charges, such as external windows, communal areas, external walls etc. Therefore, the terms of the lease should be inspected if available, prior to the survey.
Any survey is advisable as it will give an indication of the condition and defects apparent within the building which can amount to a lot of money to put right.
ACS Property Consultants Ltd
Up to 4 instant quotes from Chartered Surveyors
11,644 user reviews
A great company, very professional in the service. A very quick and detailed report
M.B. Indy on 07/02/2020
Get surveyors quotes
14B Chequer Street
Get quotes for:
Cookies for this website are disabled. Press OK to active them.
We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better.
You can use this tool to change your cookie settings. Otherwise, we’ll assume you’re OK to continue.
Some of the cookies we use are essential for the site to work.
We also use some non-essential cookies to collect information for making reports and to help us improve the site.
To control third party cookies, you can also adjust your browser settings.
Cookies for this website are disabled. Press the below button to active them.