Licence for Alterations Absolute Covenants

Licence for Alterations Absolute Covenants

In today’s property surveying blog post topic, we are going to be looking at License for Alterations, or License to Alter matters and the procedures that a leaseholder or tenant will find themselves in if they find their lease contains an Absolute Alterations...

High Cost Property Defects

High Cost Property Defects

In today's property surveying blogpost topic we are going to be taking a look at property defects and those ones that can be of significant financial expense in the pre-purchase surveying procedures. If you are in the process of purchasing a property, whether that is...

Property Purchase Surveys

Property Purchase Surveys

In today's property surveying blogpost topic, we are going to be taking a look at prepurchase surveys. If you are in the process of purchasing a property, whether it be a house or a flat, one of the most important parts of the prepurchase procedures is to have an RICS...

Combating Condensation

Combating Condensation

In today's blogpost topic we are going to be taking a look at condensation. Condensation in property is an incredibly common form of defects that our surveyors here at Stokemont see on a daily basis whether that be on a Defect Analysis Report, RICS HomeBuyer Report or...

No Party Wall Notice

No Party Wall Notice

Thank you for clicking on today’s Property Surveying blog post topic.  Today, we are going to be looking at party wall surveying procedures, in particular the scenarios that can arise if the building owner refuses to, or fails to serve a Party Wall Notice upon...

Understanding the Party Wall Act’s Procedures

Understanding the Party Wall Act’s Procedures

Today's property surveying blogpost topic is going to taking an in depth and thorough at party wall surveying procedures. Through our weekly property blog, here at Stokemont we aim to look at some of the more complicated and confusing areas of property law.  The...

Garden Disputes

Garden Disputes

Thank you for clicking on today’s property surveying blogpost topic.  In this week’s addition of our property surveying blogpost, we are going to be talking about boundary disputes, and in particular, boundary disputes that exist within gardens. Boundary...

Changing Party Wall Surveyor

Changing Party Wall Surveyor

In today’s Property Surveying blog post topic we are going to be looking at party wall surveying procedures. In particular, we are going to be looking at the scenarios whereby an appointing owner, under the Party Wall etc. Act 1996 expresses a wish to change their...

Stokemont’s Pre-Purchase Surveys

Stokemont’s Pre-Purchase Surveys

In this week’s Property Surveying blogpost, we are going to be discussing Pre-purchase Surveys. If you are in the process of purchasing a new flat or house, and would like to ensure that it is clear of any costly and significant repairs, then you will need to have an...

What is an Alterations Covenant?

What is an Alterations Covenant?

In today’s property surveying blogpost topic we are going to be taking a look at licence for alterations procedures.  Through today’s post we are going to be looking at exactly what an alterations covenant is, what it means and how we can understand which...