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Moving searches forward - intuitive design, due diligence support, risk assessment and expert advise

Homebuyers now includes full energy, transportation and planning searches and incorporates a new action alert case management tool. Seven searches in one report.


More data - Intelligently filtered - Fewer pages

Homebuyers is a market leading residential environmental risk report.

Homebuyers reviews contaminated land, flood, ground stability, radon, planning, energy, and transportation to provide comprehensive environmental checks for a residential property.

- Flood risk assessment includes 5m groundwater data, in addition to all other flooding sources.
- Uses Land Registry polygons – providing a higher level of accuracy
- Improved format and workflow
- Fewer pages (up to 70% less), reduced printing and postage costs
- Includes only relevant data - no blank maps or excessive data
- Clear and practical next steps and recommendations in plain English jargon free explanation

This all means that on average you/your clients will spend on average 10 minutes less on each report, keeping your transactions moving.

Key features

  • A unique Action Alert case management tool
  • Full planning search
  • Full energy search
  • Full transportation search
  • Powered by the Groundsure IQ - our unique tool combining in-depth data, algorithms, AI and expert analysis
  • The report uses Groundsure's National Brownfield Risk Model (NBRM) - for more information visit https://www.groundsure.com/NBRM/
  • Satisfies Law Society Practice Notes on Contaminated Land and Flood Risk
  • Comprehensive contaminated land assessment utilising the most comprehensive data available including, environmental permits, active and historic landfill and waste sites and current industrial sites
  • Full flood data covering risks from rivers, the sea, surface water and groundwater
  • Planning constraints including Green Belt, National Parks, Conservation Areas and Listed Buildings
  • Natural and non-natural ground stability assessment including natural ground subsidence, cavities and non-coal mining
  • Coal mining screening
  • Detailed radon potential data
  • FloodScore™ and FloodRe statement
  • Enhanced energy screening covering existing and proposed oil and gas sites, including fracking, wind installations, solar farms, power stations, and major energy infrastructure
  • Comprehensive transportation screening provides detail on major rail projects including HS2, Crossrail 1 & 2, active and historic railways and tunnels and underground systems, including the London Underground
  • Ofcom mobile phone mast information – locations & planning applications relating to phone masts

Benefits to the end user

  • Improved accuracy - using Land Registry Title polygons and new planning development extents
  • New Action Alert case management tool
  • Powered by the Groundsure IQ
  • Seven conveyancing searches in one report
  • Written with plain English explanation, making this report easier to read and understand
  • Intuitive layout and page flow
  • Fewer pages - but the same high level quality data that you are used to

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* Reliance: £10m Professional Indemnity Insurance. Can be relied upon by all professional parties within a property transaction, first purchasers/tenants and their advisers. Please refer to Groundsure terms & conditions.

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