The building materials used in property construction have come into sharp focus following the tragedy of the Grenfell Tower fire. Peter Glover discusses the unintended consequences of using new materials and techniques
Paul RayCollins, Risk Director at e.surv Chartered Surveyors, explains how his company’s use of digital technology is filling a gap in the market by revolutionising how residential properties are valued
Ali Junkison, senior product manager at Landmark Valuation Services, discusses the advantages of Valuation Risk Modelling in property transactions
Mortgage lenders and homebuyers are set to benefit from a new Remote Valuation service being launched by e.surv Chartered Surveyors.
Andrew Sutton, associate director, BRE and project manager on the LENDERS project, responds to an article in the February issue of Mortgage Finance Gazette -“EPCs and home affordability” by Robin Fieth, chief executive of the Building Societies Association
A number of issues may arise affecting the mortgage valuation when the roof of a property has solar panels installed. Peter Gover looks at the pros and cons of these photovoltaic panels
By Paula Matthews, strategic account marketing director at Legal & General Surveying Services
By Mark Blackwell, lending and surveying services director at eTech Solutions
The commercial lending team within Yorkshire Building Society has signed up to EDM Mortgage Support Services’ (MMS) Commercial VEX product to manage its valuations work.
Chartered surveyors can now produce official RICS HomeBuyer reports on a tablet device, using Landmark Valuation Services (formerly Quest) Q-Mobile survey app.