Arboricultural Mortgage Reports

When purchasing a property with trees nearby, a home buyer's Arboricultural Mortgage Report, or Mortgage Tree Report is often a necessity for mortgage and/or insurance purposes.

Bagshaw Ecology provide expert advice relating to trees on or next to your property. Our mortgage reports assess the potential impact of any trees upon a property, in particular the possibility of damage to buildings caused by tree roots.

Our tree surveyors are fully qualified, and as members of the Arboricultural Association, are bound by their code of conduct.

Based in Hebden Bridge, Bagshaw Ecology carry out tree mortgage reports throughout West Yorkshire and the surrounding areas of Yorkshire, Lancashire and Greater Manchester..  

For more information on Arboricultural Mortgage Reports, or for a free quotation, please contact us.

Our Arboricultural Mortgage Reports include:

- whereby data is gathered on all trees on or adjacent to the property. This includes an appraisal of the potential of any trees on or adjacent to the property to cause damage to buildings. Our surveyors inspect buildings and the surrounding area for signs of cracking, lifting or disturbance caused by tree roots, or loss of water due to trees. We will also assess the safety of all trees using the Quantified Tree Risk Assessment (QTRA) method.

- consulting local authorities as to any legal designations such as Tree Preservation Orders and Conservation Areas affecting trees on the property.

- satisfying all the criteria required for mortgage and/or insurance purposes in relation to trees.