Smart Home Surveyors
We are an independent, RICS-regulated firm based in Chafford Hundred, Grays covering Essex, London, and North Kent. Save money with RICS Surveys.
Why Choose Smart Home Surveyors?
We have years of experience behind us. We have the right skills and expertise to provide a detailed and concise report.
Your Trusted Independence!
As an independent residential surveyor, we are not tied up by estate agents and banks. We can work for you without any pressure or conflicts of interest.
RICS accredits us!
RICS accreditation is just one way to show our commitment to providing the highest quality reports and data possible, and we take pride in being RICS regulated firm.
Does your home require a survey?
Smart Home Surveyors is a family-run practice of independent surveyors based in Chafford Hundred, Grays. We specialise in providing high-quality RICS surveys and cover the whole of Essex, North Kent, London, and surrounding areas. As proud members of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), Residential Property Surveyors Association (RPSA), and Faculty of Party Wall Surveyors (FPWS), our team adheres to the strictest industry standards and professional ethics. Smart Home Surveyors is an RICS Regulated firm ensuring our clients receive reliable and expert surveying services for their property transactions.
“Surveying is the perfect mix of left brain and right brain: you need the technical skills to understand the math and science, but you also need the artistic skills to visualise the property and imagine its potential.”
A Homebuyer Survey is a detailed inspection of a property’s condition, designed to identify any significant defects or issues that may impact its value or require attention.
A Building Survey is a comprehensive inspection of a property’s condition. For older properties, properties with much larger sizes, properties obviously in poor condition, properties with unique features, or properties with significant renovation and/or conversion work plans, it is recommended.
RICS Red Book valuations for property purchase, probate, matrimonial, Help to Buy, and other situations.
A party wall is a shared wall or structure between two adjoining properties. It can also include party fence walls or walls that separate different sections of a property.
An experienced RICS surveyor conducts a Single Defect Report, which involves specialised inspection to investigate and analyse a particular issue or defect within a property.
Our experienced surveyors conduct a snagging survey, a new build inspection, or a handover inspection to comprehensively assess and identify any defects or shortcomings in a newly constructed property.
RICS Homebuyer survey (Level 2)
This survey seeks to identify and document problems in a property that may cause damage and necessitate future repairs.
Energy Performance Certificates
An Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) measures the energy efficiency of a property on a scale of A-G.