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What do Purplebricks do?

Purplebricks are a team of professionals and experts in all areas of selling, buying, letting and renting. They work hard to support those wishing to use their service, aiming to make the process as stress-free as possible.

Get a Pre-sales Survey to ensure there are no hidden property problems

Independent Building Surveyors can help you - they are professional property experts working for you and only you with your best interests at heart. Click on the link for a free survey quote and find out more about how a building survey will save you time and money or call us on FREE PHONE 0800 298 5424

How can Purplebricks help me if I am a buyer?

If you are looking to buy a property Purplebricks are there to support you all the way through the process. Purplebricks will provide you with an Expert, an experienced estate agent from your area who knows the local market very well. They will manage the viewings for you and negotiate the best price on your behalf. There is also a Purplebricks post-sales support team, who will be working with your Expert and are available for any queries you have.

Buyer Beware! Ensure You know what you are buying with a building survey

If you are buying a house then don’t forget that legally when buying a property, the onus is on the purchaser to find out if the property is structurally sound.  A building survey is therefore essential and will protect you from buying a problem property.

Free phone 0800 298 5424 today to find out how a survey will save you time and money.

Don't buy a problem property buy a building survey Free Phone 0800 298 5424

How can Purplebricks help me if I am a seller?

Purplebricks has one of the largest databases of buyers and in addition to creating a property advert for you, Purplebricks will also advertise your property on all the major websites, including Rightmove. A Purplebricks Expert will support you throughout the process, with their knowledge of the local market.

Purplebricks photobooks

Purplebricks will also create a photobook of your property, which you can put on social media, helping to increase activity and interest around your property.

Building Surveys carried out quickly and hassle free - Free Phone 0800 298 5424

Do Purplebricks offer services for landlords?

Yes, Purplebricks have a wide range of services to support landlords. Purplebricks offers one of the largest databases of tenants in the U.K. and their technology allows prospective tenants to find your property and book a viewing easily. You will have an Expert, with local knowledge, to conduct the viewings, who will also sort out professional photos and a description of your property.

There are 3 options to choose from when it comes to getting support from Purplebricks, of which more information can be found on their easy to use website. The cover ranges from conducting viewings and moving the tenant in, to a more comprehensive support such as rent collection and legal notices.

Purplebricks Experts help You through the whole process

You will have the support of Purplebricks and your Expert to guide and assist you through the whole process. You can also manage your let online and the app allows you to view live stats, information on your property and communicate with your tenants.


Do Purplebricks offer services for tenants?

Yes, using the Purplebricks technology you can book viewings instantly. You can also sign up for property alerts so you will not miss out on the latest properties on the market. You can track all your favourite properties and receive alerts surrounding that property. You can also make offers 24/7.


Is Purplebricks easy to use?

The website is very easy to use, there is a useful property search and get live help from a member of the Purplebricks support team. The Purplebricks website and app allow you to track your sale or let, change your property advert instantly, get up to the minute information and receive feedback and advice about your sale.

For Expert Property Advice Free Phone 0800 298 5424

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House and Home Surveys and Useful Information

All you need to know about Building Surveys

Building Control, what do they do?

Designers and Architects will they save me money or will they cost me money

Enviroment, Your Building and Garden Gnomes

Estate Agents help sell houses and work for the vendors

Have a Structural Survey to protect you against structural problems

Home improvements, builder problems and ideas for you on how to solve them

How a Surveyor values a property, Chartered Surveyors and Regulated Valuers

How Chartered Engineers and Building Engineers can help you

Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas

NHBC National House Building Council

Structural Surveys and How We Can Help You

Traditional and Non-Traditional Houses and Mortgage Problems

Valuations and how much is the building worth?

Whats the difference between a Chartered Building Surveyor, Chartered Surveyor and an Independent Surveyor

Useful property problem articles by Chartered Surveyors explaining building issues to avoid

External - Helpful information on building problems on the outside of the property

Chimney issues and problems

Cracking and Movement Problems and Surveying Solutions

Flat Roof Problems, how we can solve them

Foundations and Structures and Settlement and Subsidence and Underpinning

Pitched Roofs Problems and Solutions

Roof Problems

Wall Problems

Windows and Doors and Fascias and Soffits and Wet Rot and Dry Rot and other problems

Internal - House problems we have investigated inside

All you ever need to know about floors

Asbestos in your home, what you need to know

Ceiling Cracks and Structural Problems

Condensation, Damp and Black Mould Problems

Cracking and Movement Problems and Surveying Solutions

Windows and Doors and Fascias and Soffits and Wet Rot and Dry Rot and other problems

Woodworm is it a problem or not? Is it active or not?

Services - Building help and advice on costly services

Drainage, what's underground can affect what's above ground

Heating; I just can't get my house warm enough or alternatively I just can't get my house cool enough

You can't mess around with the electric, you need an expert


Commercial Property Services

Building Terms Explained and Directories

Commercial Property Surveys

Commercial Structural Surveys

Leisure Facilites

Offices Large and Small

Shops and Retail

Warehouse and Industrial Buildings

Dilapidations Help and Advice What is a Dilapidations Notice?

A Beginner's Guide to Dilaps

Damp Mould and Condensation

Dampness Rising Damp Mould Black Mould Condensation

Dilapidations and Negotiations

Dilapidations Claim by a Landlord

Energy Saving what can I do?

Finance what is a Financial Adviser (We are not Financial Advisors)

Fire Risk and Help

Health and Safety Risks

Insurance how do I get the correct property insurance?

Landlords Surveying Advice

Property Investment how can I invest in property?

Property TV Reviews by an Independent Surveyor

Schedules of Condition Leasing a Commercial Property

Scotts Schedule and Section 18 Valuation

Tenants Surveying Advice

Weather how does weather affect my property?



Snow and Ice

Strong Winds

Reviews from clients on Commercial Building Surveys

Churches and Charities, helpful reviews from our clients

Industrial Buildings and Warehouses and what our clients say about us

Offices Large and Small, reviews and feedback from our clients

Pubs, Restaurants, Hotels and other Leisure facilities we have surveyed over the years

Shops and Retail, helpful reviews from our clients


First Time Buyers

Buying a Leasehold or Shared Freehold Home

Buying and Selling Houses for the experienced house and home purchaser

First Time Buyers how do I go about buying my first house and home?

Improve your property knowledge with our presentations on house, homes and commercial property

Building Surveys

Building Surveying Useful Information


Dilapidations Presentations in Detail

Final Year Building Surveying Exams for University Students or those that would like to know more

How old is your Building? Which era was it built in?

Party Walls

Surveyors and Design Tools

Disputes and Party Walls

Boundary Disputes

Building and Property Disputes

Party Wall Book Reviews

Party Walls Your Rights and Responsibilities

1stAssociated Surveyors Review for Structural Surveys and Building Surveys

Building Surveys, reviews and feedback from satisfied customers

Buy to let property clients, what they say about our structural surveys

Buying at auction, review of the survey

Buying bungalows and retirement properties and how our surveyors can help

Both at work / busy couples, how we can help and some 1stAssociated client reviews

Families with a young person flying the nest, reviews and feedback

First Time Buyers, what they say about us

Listed buildings, structural surveys

Older buildings, a review of buying an older house

Families with children looking for a new home, feedback and reviews

Buying a Non-Traditional Property

Residential Surveys

House and Home Surveys

Commercial Building Surveys

Commercial Surveys

1st Associated Surveyors Are Also Available in the Following Areas:

East Anglia and East

South and South East

West Country and South West


North and North East



London Markets

London Parks



Areas of Britain

1stAssociated Independent Expert Property Surveyors

Specialists in Home Buyers Reports, Building Surveys and Structural Surveys and Schedules of Condition

All Surveyors are Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors qualified and RICS regulated

and are Members of the Independent Surveyors and Valuers Association

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We do not accept service of documents by email or fax