Residential Surveys

Our experienced RICS property surveyors provide a range of residential surveys across the south east of England, operating from GuildfordLondonPortsmouthChandlers Ford (Southampton), and Wokingham.

If you’re buying a new house or flat, it’s important that you understand its true condition in order to avoid potentially expensive repairs in the future. Our two most popular surveys are the HomeBuyer Report and Building Survey.

Our property surveyors can also provide expert party wall advice, lease extension support, and all types of RICS valuations. This includes probate, matrimonial, expert witness, and equity purchase ownership valuations.

Results matter


Residential inspections completed per month
All surveyors are RICS members
years of residential surveying (est. 1991)
Customer satisfaction on Feefo

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Surveyor Services
Homebuyer Reports
Homebuyer Reports

Learn more about HomeBuyer Reports to help you decide if it is appropriate for the property you are buying.

Building Survey
Building Survey

Concerned about an older, larger, or altered property? Find out what is included in a RICS Building Survey and how it can help you.

Lease Extensions
Lease Extensions

If the lease remaining on your property drops below 80 years, the value will decrease, and the price to extend it will climb.

RICS valuations
RICS valuations

Speak to our RICS surveyors about advice on probate, matrimonial, expert witness and equity purchase ownership valuations.

Meet your surveying experts...
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Dan Lowery

Director MRICS

Dan joined Romans Surveyors in 1994. Since that time he has worked from a number of locations within the group and currently manages three of our survey and valuation offices.


Jon Ranson

Associate Director BSc, MRICS, MSc

Jon's experience covers a range surveying duties, including party wall matters, construction monitoring, architectural design and schedules of condition and dilapidation.


Luke McAndrew

Senior Surveyor BSc, MRICS

Luke undertakes, Building Surveys, HomeBuyer Reports, Party Wall matters, construction monitoring, project management, architectural design,schedules of condition & dilapidation.


John Cousins

Commercial Manager BSc, MRICS

John qualified as a Chartered  Surveyor 25 years ago and is a RICS Registered Valuer. He has considerable experience in valuing commercial and residential property, including development schemes.


David Forsaith

Senior Surveyor BSc (Hons), MRICS

David has over 30 years experience in residential valuations and surveys. He undertakes Building Surveys, HomeBuyer Reports and valuations for loan security on residential property.


Matt Loader

Manager/ Senior Surveyor BSc (Hons), MRICS

Matt has over 11 years experience undertaking loan security valuations in both the residential and commercial sectors, including development appraisals and leasehold enfranchisement.


Duncan Matthews

Surveyor BSc, MRICS

Duncan is a Chartered Surveyor working from our Guildford office. Duncan undertakes a range of valuations and surveys ....


David Perry

Building Surveyor FRICS

David covers a variety of work including residential & commercial property valuation, pre-purchase surveys on residential & commercial/industrial property and expert witness work.  ...


Minesh Dabhi

Building Surveyor BSc (Hons), MRICS

Minesh undertakes a variety of services, including; HomeBuyer reports and Residential mortgage valuations.... 


Julian Arthur

Senior Surveyor FRICS

Julian covers the North Devon area, carrying out Mortgage Valuations and HomeBuyer reports on behalf of clients.


Graham Hawkins

Residential Surveyor BSc (Hons), MRICS

Graham has a wealth of experience in valuation roles in the private and public sectors (residential and commercial property). Graham undertakes mortgage valuations and HomeBuyer Reports.


Bill Greenfield

Senior Surveyor FRICS

Bill has worked in south-west Middlesex and north Surrey for most of the last 25 years and continues to work in this area carrying out mortgage valuations and RICS Homebuyer Reports.


Helen Kendrick

Surveyor AssocRICS

Helen is currently based in Southampton and carries out Mortgage Valuations and Home Buyer surveys in BH, SP and SO postcodes. Helen is a qualified energy assessor. 


Matthew Martin

Building Surveyor MRICS

Matthew is a Chartered Surveyor with over 30 years experience in the housing sector. Matthew undertakes valuation surveys on residential property across the Surrey and Berkshire areas.


Natalie Sams

Building/Dilapidations Surveyor BSc (Hons)

Natalie has oveer 20 years experience and is currently involved in the production of Schedules of Dilapidations and Schedules of Condition.


Jane Sayers

Building Surveyor AssocRICS

Jane has won a rare award from the RICS President for her exceptional work and knowledge of Building Surveying. Jane currently undertakes Valuations and Home Buyers Reports.


Mark Wallis

Surveyor BSc (Hons), MRICS

Mark joined Romans in 2001 before becoming a part of the Auctions and Commercial teams. He provides clients with the benefits of a swift, certain and transparent sale.


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