Bradleys Chartered Surveyors
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  • Happy New Year


    2024 can only be an improvement in political and economic terms on the years 2000 to 2023.


    Could anyone in 2019 have predicted the Ukraine/Russia war, the Israel/Gaza conflict, raging inflation, the cost of living crisis, the turmoils of Brexit, four prime ministers, and most likely Trump and Biden once again fighting it out across the pond in the US elections?


    And how will the property market do?


    I see no reason why 2024 should not be a year of settling down, consolidation and sorting itself out. Prices are not likely to do much but with interest rates and inflation dropping, and a few tax incentives from the government before the election, most likely there will be a busier market than in 2023. Prices will still be important, and if you are thinking of moving now, putting your house on the market in January can get some good results when there is not so much coming on the market. And it is a quieter time for surveyors, so getting that all important survey carried out, there won’t be a delay.


    Tom Davies

    Tom Davies

    Managing Director

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  • About Us
  • Bradleys Surveyors are a firm of Chartered Surveyors with vast experience operating throughout the core of the West Country, providing a straightforward and thorough service throughout Cornwall, Devon, and Somerset.


    Our RICS accredited Surveyors can aid you in a wide range of property services such as a Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report to assist you with your house purchase or one of the various valuations we specialise in. We have expertise in both residential and commercial property to satisfy our many different clients.


    Recent research has revealed that up to 90% of the residential properties inspected today suffer from some kind of defect. As a result, many buyers are unknowingly setting themselves up with the average bill of £5,750 to overcome hidden problems which would have been acknowledged by one of our surveyors in a report often costing as little as 10% of that bill! For many purchasing a property will be the largest investment of their life so don’t delay in gaining friendly and comprehensive reassurance from one of our surveyors today!

  • Homebuyers Report
  • The RICS HomeBuyer Report is a user friendly document presenting clear recommendations to the client, providing that extra reassurance before commitment to purchase is made. Comments are made in respect of the interior and exterior structure, services, grounds and legal issues in conjunction with a traffic light condition rating system. The knowledge of any existing or potential areas of concern allows the client to make a reasoned and informed judgement on their future home.

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  • Building Surveys
  • The most comprehensive survey available, a Building Survey will provide a technical breakdown of construction and condition of the structure and its main components. Any existing or potential defects will be identified, an opinion on origin given along with recommendations to overcome and prevent in the future. Information regarding specific issues such as structural movement, timber defects and dampness will be included providing you with a detailed assessment of your future home.

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  • Valuations
  • Our Chartered Surveyors are highly experienced in undertaking a wide range of valuation services, all in accordance with RICS standards. We can provide you with a valuation for many purposes (both residential and commercial) including Matrimonial Disputes, Probate/Inheritance Tax, Capital Gains Tax and more. On contact with a member of our friendly, knowledgeable staff we will be able to understand your needs and direct you appropriately and efficiently.

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  • Specialist Services
  • In addition, we at Bradleys Surveyors also offer a range of specialist services to meet our vast experience of this unique area of tht your survey needs. These include Expert Witness Reports, Concrete Testing and Professional Consultant’s Certificates to name a few. With the many issues specific to Cornwall, Devon and Somersee Country will fill you with confidence in all aspects of survey work.

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Career Opportunities

Chartered Surveyors required.

Full or part time. Competitive salary provided. Please contact Sue Shears on 07791 717051 or email sueshears@beagroup.co.uk

Toms Update!

Happy New Year


2024 can only be an improvement in political and economic terms on the years 2000 to 2023.


Could anyone in 2019 have predicted the Ukraine/Russia war, the Israel/Gaza conflict, raging inflation, the cost of living crisis, the turmoils of Brexit, four prime ministers, and most likely Trump and Biden once again fighting it out across the pond in the US elections?


And how will the property market do?


I see no reason why 2024 should not be a year of settling down, consolidation and sorting itself out. Prices are not likely to do much but with interest rates and inflation dropping, and a few tax incentives from the government before the election, most likely there will be a busier market than in 2023. Prices will still be important, and if you are thinking of moving now, putting your house on the market in January can get some good results when there is not so much coming on the market. And it is a quieter time for surveyors, so getting that all important survey carried out, there won’t be a delay.


Tom Davies

Tom Davies

Managing Director

About Us

Bradleys Surveyors are a firm of Chartered Surveyors with vast experience operating throughout the core of the West Country, providing a straightforward and thorough service throughout Cornwall, Devon, and Somerset.


Our RICS accredited Surveyors can aid you in a wide range of property services such as a Building Survey or HomeBuyer Report to assist you with your house purchase or one of the various valuations we specialise in. We have expertise in both residential and commercial property to satisfy our many different clients.


Recent research has revealed that up to 90% of the residential properties inspected today suffer from some kind of defect. As a result, many buyers are unknowingly setting themselves up with the average bill of £5,750 to overcome hidden problems which would have been acknowledged by one of our surveyors in a report often costing as little as 10% of that bill! For many purchasing a property will be the largest investment of their life so don’t delay in gaining friendly and comprehensive reassurance from one of our surveyors today!