Groundsure Avista offers ten key environmental searches including planning, intelligently filtered to produce the most comprehensive risk report on the market.
Moving Searches Forward
New look and enhanced Avista
Ten conveyancing searches in one report! Now includes a full mining search incorporating (where applicable) a CON29M, non coal mining (covering tin, chalk, limestone and all other minerals) and a Cheshire Salt Search - as standard. There is no need to buy an additional mining report such as GeoRisk or GeoRisk +, a CON29M or a Cheshire Salt Search.
Powered by the Groundsure IQ - a unique tool combining in-depth data, algorithms, AI, and expert analysis - which now analyses over 110 million data points to produce every Avista report. Every piece of data is intelligently filtered and assessed.
By filtering these environmental datasets, using Land Registry polygons, only relevant results are returned. Plus we’ve worked hard to ensure that no-one is overwhelmed by confusing jargon and intuitive design makes it easy to locate vital information and next steps.
The improved Homebuyers report
Homebuyers now gives you searches in one report! Now includes full energy, transportation and planning searches and incorporates a new Action Alert case management tool.
Thanks to improved accuracy using Land Registry Title polygons and the new Action Alert case management tool, Homebuyers is getting you to the information you need with clear next steps and recommendations.
Homebuyers reviews contaminated land, flood, ground stability, radon, planning, energy, and transportation to provide comprehensive environmental checks for a residential property.
Find out more about our Homebuyers report here.
This report will now include a full flood search and now complies with Law Society guidance on flood.
Find out more about our Homescreen report here.
Energy and Transportation report
Groundsure’s Energy and Transportation is a new report providing – a comprehensive search of existing or planned energy and transport infrastructure covering either residential or commercial property transactions. Intelligently filtered and giving key next steps, this report identifies major transport projects (HS2, Crossrail 1 and 2), railways (including underground) and energy generation or extraction sites (including fracking).
This report distills the content and value from our earlier suite of energy and transport related products; Groundsure Energy, HS2 and Energy, HS2 and Crossrail and Groundsure Underground; into the only infrastructure report you need. Suitable for both residential and commercial property.
The all in one infrastructure report. Download a product card here.
The Enviro All-in-One is the UK’s FIRST and ONLY combined environmental and CON29M mining search brought to you by the Coal Authority and Groundsure.
The enhanced Enviro All-in-One is a fully integrated residential environmental risk report. It is the only available report to combine the official CON29M coal mining search with flood, contaminated land, ground stability and radon searches. It also screens other environmental risks such as energy installations, transportation and planning applications.
Developed by Groundsure
Groundsure is the leading provider of environmental search reports in the UK. Our dedicated and specialist team are committed to producing information that informs better property decisions. At Groundsure, over 30 environmental professionals are focused on using our knowledge in new, innovative and accurate ways. The team is dedicated to our customers and making Groundsure data accessible, valuable and helpful.
Redesigned and improved
Click the links below to take a look at how our other reports have been improved to keep your transactions moving faster:
*Planning is searched to the following distances:
Mega urban areas – 250m for large projects, 75m for small projects and 50m for house extensions
Urban areas – 500m for large projects, 125m for small projects and 50m for house extensions
Rural areas – 750m for large projects, 500m for small projects and 250m for house extensions
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