Flooding or a risk of flooding should be reported in an appropriate way at the appropriate time, such as during mortgage valuations and surveys.
This section is maintained by Alan Cripps, Associate Director of the Built Environment at RICS.
Related isurv section: Flood remediation
Related feature: Flooding - Protecting our heritage
Related standards and guidance: Flooding: issues of concern to RICS surveyors and valuers (residential property)
Related research: RICS: What is the impact of flooding on property values?