An independent valuation from an RICS Registered Valuer is a fair 'Market Value' (MV) of the property, as set out in the definition given by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS Appraisal & Valuation Standards – Also known as the Red Book) and which is as follows:
“The estimated amount for which a property should exchange on the date of valuation, between a willing buyer and a willing seller in an arm’s-length transaction after proper marketing wherein the parties had each acted knowledgeably, prudently and without compulsion”.
You may need an independent RICS valuation for one or more of the following reasons:
The RICS valuation report is delivered by a RICS Registered Valuer by carrying out following tasks:
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All our Surveyors are RICS Registered Valuers, and have experience of providing independent valuations of residential properties for all the above listed reasons.
We have a 100% record of all valuations accepted by relevant organisations such as Target HCA, Councils, Housing Associations, Home Office, HMRC etc.
From the point of instruction till the report is delivered the whole process is usually completed within 5-10 working days. In urgent circumstances we can deliver the report sooner.
There are no hidden fees or cancellation fees.
HouzeCheck provides an RICS valuation report at a low fixed fee. The fixed fees (including VAT) are:
A £50 discount is offered for help-to-buy and shared ownership customers.
The easist way is to submit your details on the online form provided. Our appointments team will call you within 2 hours (9am to 8pm - Monday to Friday) to confirm the appointment date/time as per your convenience. Once the property has been inspected, the report will be delivered within 5 working days.
Alternatively, you may call our contact center on 0330 113 1133.