Remove The Hassle From Getting a Home Report
Since the end of 2008 the Home Report has been a legal requirement for almost all properties for sale in Scotland. Its purpose is simple – to give prospective buyers good information about the condition and value of the property.
We provide Home Reports for all types of property in Edinburgh, from EH1 to EH55. Our unique combination of national coverage and exceptional local knowledge means we deliver exactly what you need.
What’s in the Home Report?
It consists of three separate documents – the Single Survey, the Energy Report and the Property Questionnaire.
- The Single Survey
A surveyor (that’s us) assesses the condition of the property, places a value on it and includes an accessibility audit for people with particular needs.
- The Energy Report
This highlights the energy efficiency of a home and looks at its environmental impact. It also suggests ways to improve energy efficiency.
- The Property Questionnaire
This is completed by the property seller. It gives useful information about the house, including things like council tax and factoring costs.
Why Use Us?
We’re Chartered Surveyors, with 30 offices across Scotland. We cover most postcodes and provide a complete range of property services. This means we’re big enough to matter and local enough to offer you insight into the market where you live. We make it easy to find your way around Edinburgh’s property market and find the ideal property.
Experts in Edinburgh Property
Our Edinburgh office has been operating for 125 years. It’s staffed by eight qualified Chartered Surveyors with more than 200 years of experience between them. There’s not much about the Edinburgh property market they don’t know from New Town townhouses to Old Town character properties and everything in between. Find out how the team can help make your move easier.
New insights into Auld Reekie
The Athens of the North, Embra or “What Paris ought to be” – there are many nicknames for Scotland’s beloved capital city. We’ve heard them all. The city itself has many faces, many areas and many different types of property – from modern types to thatch roof farms to sandstone townhouses. With such extensive local knowledge, we can comprehensively survey the properties and areas of Edinburgh providing you with not only an accurate home report but one that is trusted by all banks, building societies and other mortgage providers.
Knowing the Market Intimately
Values between properties can vary significantly, even if those properties are of the same type and on the same street. Differences come from postcodes, internal condition, future area planning permissions and more – all of which are taken into account when we conduct a home report and valuation. Naturally, these differences also mean the successful amount offered to secure a purchase will also vary from property to property. We ensure accurate valuations and reports so sellers have an informed and realistic picture of the offers that their home might achieve.
Home Report Edinburgh Quote
Whether you’re a house seller or a house purchaser, it’s always worth contacting your local expert surveyors for any advice on a Home Report. Call us on 0131 226 6518, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or request a free quote. We look forward to hearing from you.
0131 226 6518
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