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For speed of service, Clarity of report and professionalism Rosemarie awarded Kaursa 10 out of 10. As regards Value for money she marked the service as being 9/10

19 Oct 2017
Rosemarie - Building Survey - Kingstanding, Birmingham

Mr & Mrs Michaelson-Yeates instructed Kaursa to carry out a building survey prior to acquistion of a property in Solihull, they marked the service as being 10/10 and commented "Excellent service, fast turnaround and useful advice on follow up call. Thanks."

06 Oct 2017
Mr & Mrs Michaelson-Yeates - Building Survey - Solihull

Michael came back to Kaursa as a previous purchase fell through. A repeat client and again was very happy with the service provided.

08 Sep 2017
Michael Dowen - Building Survey - Stechford Birmingham

Barry and Rebecca appointed Kaurs to carry ut a building survey prior to acquistion. They thought the service form Kaursa was Outstanding 10/10 nd went on to comment further; they stated "Thank you for your Service. We are very Satisfied."

10 Jul 2017
Barry Clements & Rebecca Richardson - Building Survey - Sutton Coldfield

Mr Dowen stated "Very happy with the service. I would use your service again and would recommend you to friends and family. Thank You"

07 Jul 2017
Mr Dowen - Building Survey - Birmingham

Mr Akbar rated the service as 10/10 and stated. "I will recommend Steve to others. Very Professional & Knowledgable."

30 May 2017
Mr Akbar - Building Survey - Hall Green, Birmingham

Mr Grimes marked the servce as being 9/10. He went on to write.. "Many thanks. Saves me money in the long run as you spot things I have missed."

28 Mar 2017
Mr Grimes - Building Survey - Northfield, Birmingham

"Super fast service! This is an excellent report with highly professional standard assessment. It is absolutely good Value for Money."

06 Mar 2017
Ms Huanan Shi & NMr Zhu Zhang - Building Survey - Birmingham

Mr Evans and Ms smart commented - "Great Service - Thanks very Much." 10/10 for Speed, Professionalism and Value for money.

26 Jul 2017
Mr Evans & Ms Smart - Building Survey - Acocks Green

Kaursa were instructed by Mr Chu to carry out a building survey and he felt the service was 10/10. He went on to write the following comments: " Response to client enquiries is always prompt and communication is always effctive." "Will definitely recommend to anyone looking for a trustworthy surveyor."

18 Jan 2017
Mr Wei Chu - Building Survey Weoley Castle, Birmingham

Mr & Mrs Goodlet instructed Kaursa to carry out a building survey of a property they were looking to purchase. They rated the service as 10/10 for speed, professionalism and Value for money and 9/10 for clarity of report. They also stated " Very satisfied with the service overall."

11 Jan 2017
Mr & Mrs Goodlet - Building Survey - Erdington

Mr Willaims marked as being 9/10 for Speed of service with Clarity of report, professionalism and Value all at 10/10... he went onto say "Many Thanks for a comprehensive report."

14 Dec 2016
Mr Williams - Building Survey - Bromsgrove

10/10 " Thank you for a very thorough and clearly written survey. I can't offer any suggestions for improvement."

09 Nov 2016
Mr & Mrs Barry - Building Survey - Northfield, Birmingham

Mark rated the service as 9/10 and went on to comment "Very happy with report. Good to know that surveyor can be contacted afterwards for discussion on findings"

28 Sep 2016
Mark Piggot - Building Survey - Redditch

Margaret commented " We found our experience of dealing with Mr Howe, Outstanding. 10/10"

27 Sep 2016
Margaret Graham - Building Survey - Stirchley, Birmingham

William and Charlotte marked us as 9/10 for Clarity of report and 10/10 for speed, professionalism and Value for Money. The went on to say. "Friendly and professional Service. Easy to contact. Well presnted Document which was clear and informative. Many Thanks!"

20 Sep 2016
William Hutt & Charlotte Tooke - Buildign Survey - Bromsgrove

Debbie commented.." Thank you for a professional and quick service." 10/10.

15 Sep 2016
Debbie Sherman - Building Survey - Shirley, Solihull

Dr Hughes and Ayya, marked us as 9/10 for Clarity of Report and 10/10 for Spped, Professionalism and Value. They went on to say...." Very Happy with the Service received. Able to fit us in at short notice due to cancellation. Good value for money compared with competitors. The report is extensive but clear and the rough estimate of cost for each area is very helpful. Would recommend to others."

18 Jul 2016
Dr Hughes & Dr Ayya - Building Survey - Kings Norton, Birmingham

Laura and James marked us 10/10 for Speed of Service, Clarity of Report, Professionalism & Value for money, they went on to say.."The Surveyor dealt quickly and promptly with all of our enquiries and carried out the survey in a timely manner. We would highly recommend."

11 Jul 2016
Laura Gee & James Larden - Building Survey, Moseley Birmingham

We completed a building survey for Ms Shi and this is what she had to say: "Kaursa Chartered Surveyors conducted a survey during my property purchase process. The report was very formal, accurate and comprehensive with details. The itemised estimated repairing costs not only helped me budget for repairs, but also helped me reduce the purchase price. I really appreciate the top quality service." For speed of service, Clarity of Report, professionalism and Value for Money Ms Shi awarded Kaursa 10/10.

17 Feb 2016
Ms Huanan Shi - Building Survey - Selly Oak, Birmingham

We recently undertook a building survey for Justine, she rated the service a 10/10 and went on to say "Steve Howe was extremely helpful and professional. The building survey report I received was fantastic as it was really easy to understand and well structured. I would definitely use his services again."

04 Apr 2016
Justine Taylor - Building Survey - Great Barr, Birmigham

Following on from a buiding survey further investigations were recommended in the form of a CCTV drainage survey with trial holes to establish the cause of noted movement, whilst also gaining entry to a partly concealed loft space to examine the conditon of the roof. The further investigations identified works which could not be seen without further intrusive investigations and highlight potential cost of around £12,000. Mr and Mrs Sutton rated the service as being 10/10 for Speed, Professionalism , Clarity and Value.

10 Mar 2016
Mr & Mrs Sutton - Building Survey and further investigations - Solihull

Following on from a building survey Mr Crompton and Miss Eaton rated the service as 9/10 for Speed and Clarity with 10/10 for professioanlism and Value for Money. They went onto to comment further... "We were very pleased with the professional and efficient service recieved and felt it was great value for money. Will recommend to friends. Thank You."

26 Jan 2016
Mr Crompton & Miss Eaton - Building Survey - Cotteridge, Birmingham

We were instructed by West Midlands Grinding Ltd to carry out a detailed photographic schedule of condition of a factory warehouse in Aston, Birmingham. They rated the service as being 10/10 and went on to comment.. "Extremely pleased with all aspects of the report and the service. Would not hesitate to use again or recommend."

10 Dec 2015
West Midlands Grinding Limited - Schedule of Condition - Birmingham

Mr Chu rated the service as "Excellent" and marked all areas as 10/10.

09 Dec 2015
Mr Wei Chu - Building Survey - Rowley Regis

Mr & Mrs McBride rated the building survey 10/10 for Speed of service, Clarity of Report, Professionalism and Value for Money. They commented " Overall Excellent Service".

16 Oct 2015
Mr & Mrs McBride - Building Survey - Sutton Coldfield

We undertook a building survey for Mrs Abbott, She rated the service as 10/10 for clarity of report, here is what she had to say..." Thank you for the service, the pictures were great to see."

22 Sep 2015
Mrs Abbott - Building survey - Knigs Norton

Doctor Crocker instruced Kaursa to undertake a building urvey prior to purchase. She rated the service as 9/10 and went on to say "Very Prompt, thorough and clear. I would thoroughly recommend Kaursa Chartered Surveyors."

13 Aug 2015
Dr Crocker - Building Survey - Solihull

Kaursa carried out a Bulding Survey... Mr Besent rated the service as "10/10 for speed, Professionalism and Value for Money"

09 Jul 2015
Mr & Mrs Besent - Building Survey - Studley

 10/10 - "Very impressed with your level of service. Thank you. Brilliant Attention to detail in all aspects."

19 Mar 2015
Michael McGran & Sian Pym - Building Survey - Redditch


14 Jan 2015
Mr & Mrs Whitmore - Building Survey - Solihull

 10/10 - " Very Pleased and would recommend you greatly, apreciate quick response and all work done, Thank You."

15 Dec 2014
Mr & Mrs Leonard - Building survey - Hollywood, Birmingham

 10/10 - " Very Pleased and would recommend you greatly, apreciate quick response and all work done, Thank You."

15 Dec 2014
Mr & Mrs Leonard - Building survey - Hollywood, Birmingham

 10/10... "We were very pleased with the service we received, Thank you."

17 Nov 2014
Chris Hughes and Emma Platt - Building survey - Erdington


12 Nov 2014
Mr & Mrs Mangan - Building survey - Yardley

 Mr Gale marked the service as 10/10 and stated... " We have been extremely impressed with the whole process - an excellent and clear report. a competitive price compared with others. Steve has been professional and very helpful throughout. Many Thanks."

11 Aug 2014
Mr Gale - Building survey - Selly Oak

 Mr & Mrs Rohan Kickham marked the service as 9/10 and added "More than happy with the service."

06 Aug 2014
Mr & Mrs Rohan Kickham - Building Survey - Portway

Julian Grubb marked the service as being 10/10. He went on to say......"I had not engaged the services of an independent chartered surveyor for 30 years, so wasn't sure what level of service to expect! The service from Kaursa was excellent.. I would isntantly recommend Kaursa to friends and would of course use the firm again should I need a good, professional surveyor".

31 Jul 2016
Mr & Mrs Grubb - Building Survey - Redditch

Nicholas Woodhouse was about to enter into a lease on a pub in Henley in Arden and needed a detailed photgraphic schedule of condition. He rated the service as outstanding and had this to say... "Of all the surveyors we looked at, you had the most professional and contemporary website. We also appreciated your flexibility to send an electronic copy in advance of the post to help us out. Many thanks for the great service."

10 Mar 2014
Nicholas Woodhouse - Henley in Arden - Schedule of Condition

Karen and Gareth appointed Kaursa to undertake 2 surveys of properties in Druids Heath and Warstock. They rated the service as outstanding and went on to say " Many Thanks for your prompt and efficient work. Was verey pleased with the repaorts produced and they have helped immensely."

17 Feb 2014
Gareth & Karen White - Kings Norton Birmingham - Building Survey *2

Sylvia rated the speed of service, professionalism, clarity of report and value for money as 10/10 she went on to say.... "I found the standard of service very high"

16 Jan 2014
Sylvia Ellis - Bulding Survey - Great Barr Birmingham

Lynn approached Kaursa to undertake a structural building survey of a block of 10 flats in coundon Coventry with a view to buyinh more shares in the managmenet compnay that owned and looked after the flats. Whilst based in France, all communication was via email and Lynn rated the service as 10 out of 10 for speed, clarity, prefessionalism and value for money. She went on to add......"Next to Excellence is the appreciation of it"

24 Oct 2013
Lynn Eschenlohr - Building survey - 10 Flats in Coundon Coventry

Mr & Mrs Kenney were about to take over the running of a florists in Birmingham and take on the responisbility for Maintenance of the property. They approached Kaursa to undertake a photographic schedule of condition to limit their repairing obligations should they wish to move premises. They rated the speed of service, clarity of report and professionalism as 10/10. They went on to comment further ..."The document was extremely in depth throughout. We were very satisfied with the service provided. Very Professional and Speedy service. We only had limited time and you were very accommodating and produced the report quickly. Would definitely recommend your company."

22 Oct 2013
Mr & Mrs Kenney - Beaufort Florists Limited, Birmingham - Schedule of Condition

James and Karen needed a survey of a Victorian end terrace house prior to purchase. They had the following to say.. "Outstanding for Speed, Clarity of Report, Professionalism and Value for Money. Very Satisfied Thank You."

27 Sep 2013
James & Karen Greenwood - Structural Building Survey - Olton, Solihull

 Peter rated the service as being very good and commented... " Very Good Service. Able to speak to the surveyor after survey had been done was useful."

16 Sep 2013
Peter Bracken - Structural Building Survey - Sutton Coldfield

Zara needed a survey as she was looking to utilise the Right to Buy scheme and purchase the council house that she had been living in.. Here is what she had to say.. "Excellent Service, very Professional. Definately assisted in providing peace of mind and decision making. A huge Thank you."

19 Aug 2013
Zara Jackson - Structural Building Survey - Winson Green Birmingham

Joanna instructed Kaursa to undertake a building survey prior to acquisition... here is what she had to say.. " Extremely Professional service throughout and Steve also responded quickly and clearly to my additional questions once the survey had been completed. I would not hesitate to recommend Kaursa Chartered Surveyors."

12 Aug 2013
Joanna King - Structural Building Survey - Bromsgrove

Di and Malcolm were experiencing a number of difficulties with a neighbour who was trying to use the Act to stop the development of their property. They appointed Steve Howe and this is what they had to say.. "Thank you Steve for all your Help, the nightmare is finally over and we can enjoy our property!"

06 Aug 2013
Diane & Malcolm Hartill - Party Wall Etc Act 1996 New Oscott, Sutton Coldfield

Teresa instructed Kaursa to undertake a structural building survey and she rated the service as 10/10, this is what she had to say.... "Steve was very helpful and Professional. I will defintely use his services again. Very Highly Recommended!"

01 Aug 2013
Teresa Bladon - Structural Building Survey - Yardley, Birmingham

Andrew and Karen rated the service that they received from Kaursa as being 10/10 for Professionalism, Speed of Service, Clarity of Report and Value for Money... Here's what they had to say... "I was impressed with the response to my request for a survey, especially after a bad experience with another surveyor. I would have no qualms about recommending Steve to others in the future."

23 Jul 2013
Andrew & Karen Gaze - Structural Building Survey - Billesley Birmingham

John rated the service received from Kaursa as 10/10 for Professionalism, Speed of Service, Clarity of report and Value for Money. Here's what he also had to say...."I found you very approachable and pleased with the work you carried out. I would recommend you.

22 Jul 2013
John Jeyes - Defect report - Kings Norton Birmingham

Julie was about to enter a commercial lease on a shop in Kings Heath and she instructed Kaursa to undertake a schedule of condition before the lease was signed, to limit any potential dilapidation liabilities should she vacate the unit in the future. The is what she had to say..."As I have never needed this service before, what I needed to do was a mystery! Steve made the process very clear and understandable - thank you."

Julie also marked our services as 10/10 for professionalism and 9/10 for speed of service and clarity of report.

29 May 2013
Julie Bryant - Schedule of Condition - Kings Heath B14 Birmingham

Kaursa were instructed to undertake a report as to the position of he bounddary in relation to the new fence recently installed by the neighbour. Mr & Mrs Mandfefield had the following to say "Thank you for your quick response and very professional report. You are highly recommended as a Chartered Surveyor".

01 May 2013
Mr & Mrs Mandefiled - Hall Green - Report on position of Boundary

Kaursa recently undertook a schedule of condition for Mrs Begum prior to development works being carried out. She rated the Speed of service, Clarity of Reporty, Professionalism and Value For Money all 10 out of 10. Oustanding

29 Apr 2013
Mrs Begum - Bordesley- Schedule of Condition

A very good service provided. Very Helpful. Professionalism 10/10.

10 Dec 2012
Mona Casey - Structural Survey - Birmingham B1

Very Good Prompt Service. Helpful in all Areas. Will Recommend others to your compnay. Thank you for your services.

19 Nov 2012
Mr & Mrs Paul - Schedule of Condition - Rowley Regis

Kaursa completed a building survey for Mr & Mrs Hill of a 3 bedroomed semi detached property in Wythall and they rated the service as Outstanding, Value for money, speed of service, clarity of report and professionalism

29 Oct 2012
Mr & Mrs Hill - Building Survey - Wythall

Thank you for the prompt service we received and for the very detailed report. 10/10.

07 Jun 2012
Mr & Mrs Lynch - Birmimgham - Building Survey

Good Professionalism and Clarity of Report, Outstanding speed of service. Thank you for arranging the survey so quickly. Very much appreciated.

24 Nov 2011
Peter Stevenson - Solihull

 Very Professional. Would use again.

04 Oct 2011
Mr Davies & Miss McCormack - Castle Bromwich

 For excellent service, you need look no further than Kaursa. This is our 3rd survey and we woudn't go anywhere else.

23 Aug 2011
Mr May & Dr Ogston - Redditch

 This is our second survey from Kaursa. Provided an outstanding and extremely professional service. Would definitely recommend this company.

28 Jul 2011
Mr May & Dr Ogston - Redditch

 We are very happy with the service we received. Steve Howe provided a professional and very prompt service. Would Highly Recommend.

13 Apr 2011
Mr & Mrs Harmon - Birmingham

 Efficient, Professional but Friendly Service. (Repeat Client).

18 Mar 2011
Sue Balcombe - Birmingham

 Many Thanks for the speedy professional service we received.

09 Mar 2011
Mr & Mrs Sewell - Birmingham

 "Thank you for a fast and efficient service at an excellent price. We would be happy to recommend your services."

14 Oct 2010
Dr Joanne Ogston & Mr Stuart May - Redditch

 "Very impressed with the service and professionalism. A very high standard."

10 Oct 2010
Lee Cox - Birmingham

 "Letters or words are not enough to show our appreciation for the support and assistance bestowed on my family during our trying times, following the fire and to completion. Thank you very much."

10 May 2010
Doris Adeniji - Rainworth, Notts

 "We thank you for the comprehensive schedule of condition. Your report is very detailed and highlights all of the faults which should have been subject to regular maintenance or replacement over the years. Thank you for your first class professional work."

10 Apr 2010
IMS Ltd - Birmingham

 "The survey was very helpful and good value for money. We are aware of repairs that would have been overlooked had we not had the survey"

08 Mar 2010
Mr & Mrs Knowles - Birmingham

 "We would recommend Steve Howe to anyone"

10 Feb 2010
Mr & Mrs Pugh - Birmingham

 "Whilst we have thanked you in person we think it would be remiss of us if we did not make a written record of our appreciation. It is true to say that you gave us a topline, thoroughly professional service. The calm and confident manner with which you stilled our fears and answered our concerns was present all the way, from the date of the fire 27th May 2009 to present.

We are sure that your competitors could learn lessons from you in the way to arrive at an equitable resolution with loss adjusters. We are Grateful."

16 Nov 2009
Mr & Mrs Phillpotts - Stratford on Avon

 "Very Professional Service. Very helpful and approachable."

17 Aug 2009
Mr Chawla & Miss Singh - Birmingham

 "Delighted in every respect. The survey helped to focus my mind for the auction to be very realistic about setting upper limit."

20 May 2009
John Fairhurst - Birmingham

 "Very impressed with Mr Howe. Excellent explanations for everything, made it simple and easy to understand. Mr Howe took extra time at the initial phone call to explain the various types of surveys. Would definitely recommend highly."

08 May 2009
Mr & Mrs Weaver - Sutton Coldfield

 "The matter was dealt with in a very efficient and polite manner and I felt that the advice given was honest and reliable"

09 Apr 2009
Mrs Edwards - Erdington

 "Surveyor very approachable on phone and helpful when giving verbal feedback after survey."

09 Mar 2009
Sue Balcombe - Birmingham

"We instructed Steve Howe to act on our behalf to negotiate our claim of dilapidations. The landlords original claim was for £70,000. A reduction of 61% was achieved. A great saving. We would recommend their service again."

09 Jan 2009
Miniland Tech Ltd - Birmingham

 "A comprehensive report, very clearly laid out and speedily delivered – Thank you! I would certainly recommend your service."

08 Dec 2008
Julie Hannah - Dorridge

 "Fantastic speed of response – a key factor for me and that I needed to proceed quickly. Also the level of detail was very good and showed a thorough survey had been carried out"

17 Nov 2008
Mr Rajani - Birmingham

 "Customer service = 10"

12 Aug 2008
Mr Abrahams - Birmingham

 "I was very satisfied with the report and the personal service."

10 Jun 2008
Kim Ash - Wythall

 "Thanks. The report was very clear and organised and with the extra detail provided in our follow up discussions.
I am very happy."

08 Apr 2008
Mr Miller. - Birmingham

"Would recommend you to my friends"

07 Mar 2008
Linda Best

 "This has been a most helpful survey. The detail, with the photographs, mean that we have a good idea what we are facing. Our friend who is a conservation building specialist praises the report & wishes the company was further south"

10 Sep 2007
Mrs Westmacott - Wolverhampton.

 "Invaluable information in helping is to reach a decision"

10 Sep 2007
Mrs Fisher - Birmingham.

 "Your report has saved us from making a disastrous purchase"

25 Jul 2007
Professor & Mrs Hart - Bromsgrove.

Adaptable and flexible to your needs

We are a small company, however, that gives us the advantage of being more adaptable and flexible to your needs without it affecting the quality of service. You will have direct contact with a director of the company.

We specialise in

Kaursa chartered surveyor specialise in dilapidations, partywall matters, pre-acquisition reports and advice, specific defect reports and project management; with a particular expertise in reinstating fire damage properties.