In 1996 it became a legal requirement for Landlords to ensure that any rental property has a Landlord Gas Safety Certificate carried out annually, on all gas appliances. Landlords must ensure that all gas appliances and flues fitted in any property have an annual landlord gas safety check by a gas safe registered engineer. Over half of homebuyers in the UK believe they have had a survey on the home they want to buy, when in actual fact all they have had is a mortgage valuation. Protect yourself and your potential property by getting a Homebuyer Report, which will tell you all you need to know about your future home and help you avoid a house of horror. So what does a surveyor doing a Homebuyer Report look out for?