Abels Surveyors have had a busy start to 2019. January began with a flurry of Valuations carried out in a variety of locations including BS16, GL6 & BA3. In addition to that we have bookings for Homebuyers Reports in areas such as GL11 & GL3. Our first Building Survey (formerly known as a Structural Survey) […]
Our surveyor has recently carried out Help to Buy Valuations for both Target HCA & The Guinness Trust in Cheltenham, Gloucester, Bristol, Bath, Chippenham & Devises. We regularly provide Help to Buy Valuations for Target HCA and are conversant with their requirements. We have also received instructions to provide Probate Valuations in Stroud & Bristol. […]
Over the past week we have been carrying out a range of Valuations. Valuations for the Help to Buy scheme under Target HCA have been completed in Kingsway Gloucester, Stroud and Bristol. We have also completed a valuation for probate purposes in Nailsworth. RICS Homebuyer Reports have been carried out for clients in Cheltenham, Wotton-under-Edge, […]
The summer was unusually busy for us and now, with the summer holidays over, our diary is filling up at an amazing rate. We have recently carried out a number of Help to Buy Valuations for associations such as Target HCA in Bristol, Cheltenham and Gloucester. We’ve also done a couple of Probate Valuations. This is […]
The last week has seen us carry out full RICS Building Surveys in Dursley and Malmesbury together with RICS Homebuyer Reports in Nailsworth, Tetbury and Melksham. The prolonged period of hot weather may cause concern for property owners. When no rain has fallen for some time this can cause shrinkage of clay soils. Thermal shrinkage […]
We regularly receive requests to carry out valuations. Clients require valuations for a number of reasons. The most common being: • Help to Buy – Target HCA valuations are needed when redeeming a Help to Buy loan. We comply with all the requirements from Target HCA and are able to complete these for clients. • Staircasing […]
Pip, sweeps the board again as our employee of the month. June 2018.
Is the house you are hoping to buy in an area that may be prone to flooding? Check it out on: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/environment-agency Living in an area prone to flooding may increase insurance costs. Always check with your insurance company whether they will provide insurance under “normal terms”.
Business has been brisk at Abels Surveyors. Some of our recent instructions have included : Help to Buy valuations for Target HCA in Bristol BS16, Swindon SN25, Gloucester GL2. Homebuyer reports in Brinkworth SN15, Dursley, GL11, Trowbridge BA14, Weston-super-Mare BS23. Building Surveys in Bristol BS40, Minchinhampton GL6, Wotton-under-Edge GL12. If you require a quotation or […]
Roof Space / Loft / Roof Void If possible, it is good to have a look in the roof void. Modern properties will usually be constructed of timber trusses which were manufactured in a factory. You should check that no alterations have been made to the trusses and that they are straight and true. Also […]