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The Benefit of a RICS Home Survey

Posted by Admin - Jun 2016

Caveat Emptor – Buyer Beware!

In the UK, property is bought under the principle of caveat emptor: Latin for “let the buyer beware”. Although the buyer and estate agent have a duty to not withhold any information from the homebuyer, many defects may be hidden and the seller may be unaware of them.

TA6 mortgage application form

Property Information Form (TA6): 3rd Edition

Posted by Admin - Jun 2016

The TA6 Form (Seller’s Property Information Form) is a general questionnaire for property sellers. This form must be completed by an individual or company when selling a residential property.

Japanese Knotweed – River Diversion

Japanese Knotweed – River Diversion

Posted by Admin - May 2016

Japanese Knotweed Ltd were contacted by a coal authority who were seeking professional knotweed removal services. The coal authority enlisted our expertise to remove a river bank which contained Japanese knotweed. The bank needed to be removed in order to divert a stream which runs through the site of an old mine near Barnsley, South Yorkshire.

RICS Japanese Knotweed Risk Categories

RICS Japanese Knotweed Risk Categories

Posted by Admin - May 2016

Japanese Knotweed is a major problem if present on a property and property owners should be aware of the different levels of damage it can potentially cause. If we look at the RICS Japanese Knotweed Risk Categories there are four categories of risks. Read more to find out.