A Schedule of Condition Report will ensure that a Surveyor visits the property adjoining the work, to prepare a through and impartial record of condition Report.
The Schedule of Condition Report will benchmark the condition of the neighbouring property, thereby ensuring that any defects, damage or issues attributed to the construction works are easily identifiable.
What Does a Schedule of Condition Surveyor Do?
The Surveyor’s role will be to comprehensively inspect all parts of the property both externally and internally that are in close proximity to the proposed construction works.
The Surveyor’s aim will be to record and detail the condition as thoroughly and clearly as possible, ensuring there is a robust record in place in advance of the construction works commencing.
The inspection will result in hundreds to thousands of high definition photographs being taken and a detailed report being compiled.
Schedule of Condition Report Surveying Costs
Here at Stokemont, we believe that Schedule of Condition Report Surveying costs should be transparent and clear. As a guide our prices are as below, in order to obtain a fixed cost, please get in touch with our Surveying team who will be happy to advise.
Photographic Schedule of Condition Reports for Flats
From £300 + VAT
Photographic Schedule of Condition Reports for Houses
From £350 + VAT
Written & Photographic Schedule of Condition Reports for Flats
From £400 + VAT
Written & Photographic Schedule of Condition Reports for Houses
From £450 + VAT
Typical Schedule of Condition Surveying Questions
How long does a Schedule of Condition Report take?
The Surveyor undertaking the Schedule of Condition Report will likely take anywhere between 45 minutes to up to 3 hours on site during the inspection.
The length of the inspection very much depends on the neighbouring construction works being undertaken, the size of the property, and ultimately the defect that exists within it.
Will the Surveyor provide Photographs?
Yes, we provide HD images with all of our reports.
We also store images on our secure cloud based server for a minimum term of five years in accordance with our governing bodies requirements.
How detailed is the Schedule of Condition Report?
The Schedule of Condition Report will in involve an experience and qualified Surveyor visiting the neighboring owner’s property in advance of the construction works commencing.
Their aim will be to ensure they collect a robust and thorough record of the property acting as proof in the event of damage claim, or damage.
Here are some Schedule of Condition Reports we’ve done in the past:
Bloomfield Terrace, Belgravia, SW1W
Stokemont Surveyors were very pleased to assist a client with a Schedule of Condition Report of their neighbour’s house on Bloomfield Terrace, Belgravia, SW1W in advance of their proposed rear extension construction works taking place.
Gowan Avenue, Fulham, SW6
With the house in the centre of this terrace undertaking a full refurbishment, loft conversion and rear extension. Stokemont’s Surveying team provided Schedule of Condition Reports of two mid terrace houses on Gowan Avenue, Fulham, SW6.
Troy Court, Kensington High Street, W8
Stokemont Surveyors undertook multiple Schedule of Condition Reports in respect of complex structural changes and alterations taking place to this purpose built block of flats in Troy Court on Kensington High Street, W8.
Our team of Surveyors are not only highly experienced but importantly they are also qualified.
We’re proud to confirm our Surveyors hold membership status and accreditation to some of the world’s leading professional governing bodies including; the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), The Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE), the Pyramus and Thisbe Club (P&T) and the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR).
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