Valuation/Survey AssistanceLast Updated: October 03, 2018
Once a mortgage application is submitted, the valuation will usually be instructed by the mortgage lender within 48 hours. When the survey is actually carried out depends on when the estate agent, developer or owner of the property books in the appointment.
Remortgage surveys can be instructed as a Drive-by or Desktop valuation.
When a physical inspection is required, the lender will make an appointment directly with you within 48 hours of the mortgage application being submitted.
Which company will carry out the Valuation / Survey Report?
The valuation company is not always disclosed to us and the surveys are not carried out by the banks directly. Instructions are sent out to third party surveying firms.
Popular surveying companies are:
- Countrywide Surveyors
- Connells Surveyors
- Colleys Surveyors
- E.surv Surveyors
- Shepherds Surveyors