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...

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...

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...

Asbestos in Property

Asbestos in Property

In this week’s Surveying Blog post we will be looking at Asbestos, where you can find Asbestos, the different types, the potentially fatal health issues it could cause and the historic use of the material. Asbestos, What is it? Asbestos is natural silicate rock...

Can I move my Boundary Fence?

Can I move my Boundary Fence?

In today’s property surveying blog post topic we are going to be talking about boundary surveying and in particular, if an owner is able to move the boundary fence that separates their garden from an adjoining property. This is by far one of the most common questions...