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Building Survey – Civil, MEP, Structural & Facade Experts

Land Sterling’s Building Condition Survey provides a multidiscipline, independent appraisal of an asset or property to help you make the right decision during the ownership of the property. Our team of experts undertakes a systematic review and analysis of the asset or property. A meticulous report is then generated and provided with detailed information on the condition and design of the property, the suitability of the property for its intended use, any future cost commitments and potential operational issues.

Experts Building Condition Surveys in Dubai

Landing Sterling is an industry leader in conducting detailed building condition surveys for residential and commercial properties. Our RICS-certified experts specialise in providing accurate information regarding the current state of a building to suggest potential maintenance opportunities.

We use a building-specific survey approach to give you an in-depth analysis of the condition of a building. We look at every building element in detail and determine its condition so that the buyer or the seller of a property can make an informed decision about the transaction.

Building Condition Surveys & Audits | Land Sterling

Ololade Lawal MRICS

Associate Director – Building Consultancy

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What Does the Condition Survey Report Include?

A condition survey report is specific to the building under survey. For example, residential real estate condition survey reports include details such as the evaluation of the residential premiss including the entrance, rooms, lounge, and more. The report includes photo evidence associated with the surveyed building elements as well.

The commercial property condition survey reports include details about the building’s infrastructure, physical condition, and photo evidence pertaining to that.

Our chartered surveyors have years of experience in building surveys for residential and commercial spaces which enables us to give you valuable and actionable insights regarding the condition of a property.

Benefits of Building Conditions Surveys For Residential & Commercial Properties:

  • Enhances the client’s information and knowledge about the building to improve decision-making for purchasing, selling, maintaining or improving the property to meet statutory requirements
  • Ensures the building is maintained properly by the current FM or building management
  • Identifies regulatory or statutory compliance, building code issues or maintenance issues the owner should be aware of • Highlights the condition of the property and any defects associated with the property’s civil and MEP assets

Building Condition Surveys are Ideal for:

  • Banks, lending agencies and government institutions to ensure the protection of their investment
  • Building owners to assist in the review of the performance of their property in order to enhance its value
  • Developers in handing over units to end-users
  • Investors to ensure the viability of their investment
  • Property management companies to ensure their assets are well maintained

Why use a chartered Building Surveyor?

Building surveyors are involved in the design, construction, and management of real estate assets.

You may have engaged a building surveyor when you arranged to have a property surveyed in relation to purchasing a property.

Other examples of the area of expertise that building surveyors can specialise in are building defects, building regulations & code compliance, dilapidations, condition surveys, health and safety, and project management. RICS is a professional body for chartered surveyors, which includes chartered building surveyors.

RICS sets standards and guidance for surveyors and provides training and continuing professional development opportunities to comply with the changing standards and legislation.

Building surveyors have a breadth of knowledge and connections and provide a central reference point for all property-related issues. They know about building defects, building design and standards, building regulations, the ins and outs of construction contracts, and every element of health and safety regulations, not to mention how to manage teams of people who each have a role to play.

Building surveyors can – and do – add value to a project through their unique blend of construction knowledge, design flair, and property expertise. On top of this, their advice can bring peace of mind to clients that should not be underestimated.

Building surveyors have strong technical skills, strong people skills, and the highest level of integrity. Land Sterling’s building surveying team has a high level of expertise, academic and professional qualifications, technical competence, and accreditation from RICS and the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), demonstrating a commitment to ethical standards.

Professional Chartered Surveyors in Dubai

Land Sterling’s dedicated team of chartered surveyors, qualified engineers, and technicians deliver comprehensive property surveys and audits for all types of buildings. A professional survey performed by one of our experienced RICS professionals will help you to make informed decisions and help you to avoid any unforeseen costs when purchasing a property.

Our surveys and audits not only consider mitigation processes but also focus on sustainable solutions, potential energy efficiency solutions, acoustic performance, and any other safety impacts. Our vast experience in the built environment and report delivery and quality control processes enable us to provide technically accurate property condition assessment reports, reliable recommendations, and detailed budgeting.

This allows us to give our clients real-time actionable intelligence to aid decision-making. Our extensive understanding of a building’s systems can help implement plans that reduce costs and increase safety. We consider the full building lifecycle, from the initial design, through construction, to the use and maintenance of the building and even its possible future demolition.

An external, independent audit of your assets will demonstrate if you manage an effective and efficient asset. We will look at levels of technology being utilised, the culture of the people within the asset, assess the current operating strategy, authority compliance, asset condition, and management of workforce within the asset, amongst other things, to enable you to develop a robust strategy for improved asset performance and an improved life cycle of the asset.

We will work with you to align the asset performance objectives with the overall business objectives and ensure that you receive best practice services throughout the asset, achieving cost optimisation and creating value.

Building Surveys Tailored For Your Needs

We understand that every building is different. Instead of using a predefined survey template, we take our time to closely look at a building when doing the survey. This enables us to identify hidden or invisible condition issues that you can work on to keep the property in its best shape.

Building surveys involve a detailed evaluation of the condition of a property. It points out the maintenance opportunities that you might need to go for to avoid a bigger problem in the future. We offer building surveys as per your needs to ensure that you get a detailed evaluation report for your property before planning any kind of maintenance of your property.

Get in touch with us right now to get a quote for your commercial or residential building condition survey.

Frequently Asked Questions

A building condition survey is an official visual inspection done by RICS-certified building surveyors that includes a detailed report containing information regarding the physical, mechanical, and electrical condition of the property.

A condition report helps you learn about the condition of a building in terms of physical, mechanical, and other elements. A condition report helps you learn about the maintenance work that you need to do to avoid any surprises when buying or selling a property.

In most cases, a building survey is carried out every 3 to 5 years. It is always a good idea to do a building survey before you put your property up for sale to get the best market value.

A building condition survey is valid for up to 90 days.

Different types of building surveys include building inspection, condition report, HomeBuyer report, and a full-building survey.