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Change The Way We Buy & Sell Properties in 2014 ?

It appears that the property market is on the up and houses are selling again so is now the time to change how we buy and sell our homes.

As it stands the potential buyer has to pay to have numerous surveys undertaken which can and does lead to several thousands of pounds of outlay, if the survey results are not favourable the purchaser will at the very least start to negotiate the expected costs of any remedial works off the asking price, in the worst case scenario they will walk away from the sale and start the flawed process all over again with another property.

Surely it would make sense if the vendor had all the survey works undertaken before the house went on the market and the cost of the surveys could be added to the asking price, the vendor could then decide whether to have any necessary works carried out in order to meet the maximum property value or to sell as seen at a price reflecting the condition of the property at that time

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