House Survey Costs: What Should You Expect to Pay?

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Wondering what your house survey costs will come in at? If you're buying a new home, then it's a cost you'll more than likely going to need to factor in. We are here to help. 

There are many different types of building survey to consider when buying a house and the one you choose should be based on the type of property you are purchasing. Some are more detailed or require specialist knowledge and these inevitably cost more than the more standard surveys.

Natasha Brinsmead

Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Content Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. Over the years Natasha has renovated and carried out a side extension to a Victorian terrace. She is currently living in the rural Edwardian cottage she renovated and extended on a largely DIY basis, living on site for the duration of the project. She is now looking for her next project — something which is proving far harder than she thought it would be.