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All the surveyors that you contact through this site are fully insured and registered with the SAVA Scheme and can assist with First Time Buyers Bedford. SAVA stands for Surveyors’ and Valuers’ Accreditation, and it was established in 1999 to champion the standards of residential property surveys.
SAVA recognised that there was a lot of confusion about house surveys and in 2007, it created the Home Condition Survey. This report gives home buyers an easy-to-understand summary of their potential home, highlighting possible future expenses or issues. There was, and indeed still is, much confusion about the valuation report that your lender arranges and many home buyers think that this valuation report is a condition survey. Find out more about First Time Buyers Bedford and what’s included in a Home Condition Survey.
SAVA is part of the National Energy Services (NES), a company with more than 30 years’ experience in the building survey, energy efficiency fields and can offer advice on First Time Buyers Bedford. Together, NES and SAVA have unrivalled expertise in every aspect of property condition surveys.
Both NES and SAVA are based in Milton Keynes at the National Energy Centre
What will a Home Condition Survey tell me?
Your Home Condition Survey will tell you all you need to know about First Time Buyers Bedford and the property in an easily understood way. Armed with an HCS, buyers can often negotiate the price of the property down by 5-10 times the cost of the survey.
It will cover:
Each element will be rated with a simple 1, 2, 3 condition score and presented in a jargon-free, easy to understand report. The report will also include information on any defects that are discovered and how to go about getting them fixed.
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It usually takes about a week from commissioning to the report’s delivery. It will be between 30 and 40 pages long, with plenty of photos so that you can easily see what the surveyor is talking about.
To arrange a home survey or discuss First Time Buyers Bedford, call 0800 138 0836 or click the 'book a survey' button at the bottom of this page to search for nearby surveyors.
An example of the results section showing the straightforward 1, 2, 3 condition score system: