Flooding: ten most common questions answered

The Environment Agency and British Red Cross are urging younger people specifically to learn how to look after themselves and their communities in times of flooding. While their joint report highlights that young people are the most at risk in a flood, at Groundsure we want everyone to be aware of the risks associated with...

Natural Flood Management: Tree Planting Volunteer Days

  Groundsure offer the opportunity for each employee to volunteer in the local community, one day per year. During the winter of 2018 and spring of 2019, several groups of us took advantage of this, volunteering with the Sussex Flow Initiative on a tree and hedgerow planting project at the Sussex Horse Rescue Trust in...

Three new search reports from Groundsure

Groundsure continues to move the searches market forward with an ongoing dedication to customer focused reports and is delighted to reveal three new products all launching on Monday 11th February. All of the new products incorporate the Avista report standards in terms of design, layout and navigation – helping conveyancers get to the information they...

Groundsure reveals new commercial search reports

  Revealed: the new Groundsure reports that will revolutionise commercial property transactions  Groundsure is delighted to reveal that following an extensive programme of property lawyer and environmental lawyer led product and market research, the redesigned and enhanced Review and Screening commercial search reports are now available.   Groundsure Review – Expert geo-risk analysis and transaction-led advisory...

How is Groundsure Moving Searches Forward

  Groundsure is moving searches forward with a clearer focus on accuracy, simplicity and risk analysis in its new residential search report portfolio for UK conveyancers and homebuyers.   Groundsure, a leading authority on environmental risks in the UK, has launched a series of new and improved residential search reports as part of its moving...

Coastal Landfills

Cristina Ortega and Emma Preston are environmental consultants at Groundsure. In this blog, they take a look at landfill sites that have been located near to the coast. If you have any comments or questions about this blog, please contact cristina.ortega@groundsure.com We already know that landfills are particularly harmful to the environment and, amongst other issues,...

Government Spending on Flooding

Anna Gallart is an environmental consultant at Groundsure. In this blog, Anna discusses government spending on flooding. If you have any questions or comments about this blog, please email commercial@groundsure.com. The Committee on Climate Change states that climate change is likely to increase the frequency and magnitude of severe flooding if global warming continues to increase...