Jersey Chartered Surveyors ( 11.1.38 )
Jersey Chartered Surveyors
Updated 19 July 2019
Words you may need to know
Structural defect - this is any problem that a property might have in the fabric of the building
Construction - this is the way something has been built
Environmental issues - relates to the surrounding area and things such as the land, the air and the water
Professional standards - this is the behaviour that a member is expected to abide and work by
Promotes - raises awareness of, raises the profile of, tells people about their standards
What is a Chartered Surveyor?
At the most basic level, their duties include valuing property and looking for structural defects in buildings. They also provide expert consultancy advice in property, construction and related environmental issues. The organisation that represents them is the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.