Choosing the right house survey

Most people are understandably not sure of the differences between the various type of survey or their different suppliers. This simple table may help you decide which survey suits your situation best:




*Prices and service content are intended to reflect industry averages in November 2009 and as a summary cannot reflect all details. These services

and prices vary between providers, location, house size, house value and age – ensure you get a quotation specific to your needs.

# is the average fee, charged by a sample of 6 leading mortgage providers, for their standard valuation survey on a property valued at £350,000.

Survey conducted 8.11.09.

x is the average price and specification noted on and Haynes Homebuying and Selling Manual (2009).