What does 'Valuer' mean when buying a property?
Find out what Valuer means when you are buying a property. 'What does Valuer mean?' plus over 150 other property related terms and jargon in plain English
A surveyor is occasionally called a valuer because he will give a value for a property based on other similar properties that have sold in the area.
However the term is more often applied to a person in an estate agency whose primary job it is to gain new instructions by persuading home owners to list their property for sale through their company. In smaller agencies the office manager is often the valuer.
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