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What Are the Benefits of Using a Commercial Surveyor?

benefits of a commercial surveyor

Many structures contain hidden flaws that the vendor may choose to conceal or be unaware of. As a result, a commercial surveyor can inspect the property; ensuring that the investment is worth making. Our surveyors can spot problems like damp and wet rot, as well as broken foundations and structural difficulties, potentially saving you hundreds of pounds in the long run.

So, what are the benefits of using a commercial surveyor? Find out the benefits here.

Better Understanding of the Lease

When you hire an RICS surveyor to manage your commercial property, you can rest assured that they will understand the lease terms. For three reasons, this level of legal knowledge is critical. For starters, it means you can rely on your property management to successfully communicate with your renters about any concerns about the lease conditions and seek to resolve issues before they become problems.

Second, you’ll receive reliable guidance to assist you in meeting your legal obligations and avoiding the danger of a renter filing a lawsuit against you. Third, if a tenant tries to get out of their lease obligations, an RICS commercial surveyor will know exactly what to do to defend your interests. 

You can be confident that the advice you are receiving from a commercial property surveyor is reliable and trustworthy. 

Avoid Future Large Costs

Commercial surveying services will also ensure that you are not paying too much for certain aspects. This can include the overall cost of the property and risks that may turn into long-term costly problems if not dealt with efficiently. 

Surveyors have worked with local governments and are well-positioned to advise you on property values and conditions. They will also have access to services and information that you may not be able to get on your own, such as details about rights of way that may affect your property.

This way, the commercial property surveyor will be able to identify any potential future maintenance requirements and advice on the next steps (depending on the type of building survey). Consequently, this will more than likely save you a substantial amount in the long run. 

Make sure you are paying too much for the right insurance. Or, even getting the entirely wrong insurance policy by hiring a commercial surveyor. 


All surveyors should have completed an RICS-accredited degree or course.

To attain chartered status, any surveyor must be a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). In addition, before taking the APC exam and becoming fully qualified, your surveyor must have completed a minimum of two years of practical experience.

All our commercial surveyors are RICS regulated and surveying services adhere to the highest standard. It ensures clients that the work undergone is at a professional level. And, the commercial property has been assessed to a high distinction. 

Sterlingworth Surveyors

At Sterlingworth Surveyors, we pioneer in providing you with a report tailored to your individual requirements.

We offer a wide range of services; including commercial property surveys and valuations. Our experts are RICS qualified and complete high-quality evaluations that adhere to the highest standards in the industry. Our commercial property surveys focus on delivering quality and catered customer service; tailored specifically to each client’s needs. We understand the benefits of using a commercial surveyor and are here to help with all your surveying needs.

For more information, or to receive a quote, simply fill in our online form with your enquiry. A member of our team will shortly be in touch. Or, to speak to an expert today, give us a call on 020 7770 9908.

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