Posts tagged with “chartered surveyors”

Don’t Make Too Much Fuss About Mundic Block Testing, It Is Simple

Tuesday, 1 March, 2016

Have you heard about Mundic Block testing? Does it prevent from your property getting sold out? Is there a massive fall in the price if your property doesn’t pass the test? Not at all! Experts say that it is not required to make a hue and cry about it. Let’s understand and clarify disconnects.

Valuation Fee Profit Becomes The Bone Of Contention

Saturday, 27 February, 2016

If you look at the general reaction to trade bodies, then it is quite clear that they have an apprehension towards the transparency of lenders about the valuation fee. Though the government has put utmost efforts in simplifying the charges, it is a fact that lenders are still quite skeptical about it. Experts say that since lenders keep a big margin with them under the heading administration fee, there is a tendency of keeping the things secret.

The UK is ready for new reforms in the “Right To Rent” clause w.e.f. 1st Feb

Saturday, 30 January, 2016

All residential landlords who will enter into a fresh tenancy agreement on or after 1st February 2016 have to follow the new norms. The government is enforcing “Right To Rent” reforms which will check the eligibility and authenticity of a tenant before signing a rent agreement. It is the responsibility of the land owner to … Read More »

Is London Losing Charm Because Of Stamp Duty?

Monday, 4 January, 2016

London has been the beloved place for property investment from ages. People do not hesitate in paying a hefty price with an anticipation of a phenomenal increase in the wealth after a few years.

Why Is London Digging Down For Basement Conversion?

Wednesday, 1 July, 2015

Super-basement conversion is the latest trend in London. It is the buzzword today, and builders and construction engineers get calls from everywhere in the city. Not only old constructions, but the owners of newly constructed houses also ask for it. People feel that it not only adds some extra space, but adds a value to … Read More »

Homebuyer Survey Is An Essential Aspect Of A Property Deal In The UK

Friday, 3 April, 2015

A surveyor is the person who can tell exact situation about a property so that buyers can make a right decision. If the surveyor’s report comes negative, then they may rethink about it. In case, there are a few shortcomings, then they can bargain for discounted price. Hence, it is important to get the survey … Read More »

Know Everything About The Boundary Dispute

Thursday, 19 March, 2015

One should understand that boundary disputes are quite complex to handle, and it is not possible to seek online help. A legal advice can give complete information about it. Alternatively, you can call RICS (Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) helpline for boundary disputes. Before going into the details of boundary disputes, let’s understand the two … Read More »

Property Market Is Booming In London, What Are The Highlights?

Friday, 6 February, 2015

Real estate market is experiencing more than a boom in London. Experts say that the demand seems to be reaching new heights after a little slowdown last year.  The urgency for good properties lessened last year and the levels reached an all time low. However, as expected, the New Year starts with a promising trend … Read More »

Chartered Surveyors Accurately Valuate Your Property

Thursday, 23 October, 2014

A chartered surveyor assesses condition and value of a physical asset like a house, a construction project or a commercial building.  People call him when there is a need of independent assessment of the property. There are various types of surveyors and all belong to a professional body that certifies and gives license to operate … Read More »

Buying A Property In Economic Slow Down, Think About A Few Aspects

Thursday, 9 October, 2014

What is better, to rent a house or buy it? Undoubtedly, realty market has shown a fantastic time in the past and a promising future is there. Still, when there is time of slowdown, economic turmoil, and difficult financial decisions; there can be multiple consequences if the decision goes wrong. If the market flourishes, then … Read More »