Japanese Knotweed

Our standard acceptability

Acceptable

Criteria definition:

Specifies if a Buy to Let lender is able to potentially accept applications where there is evidence of Japanese knotweed at the property or near the property.

Policy Notes:

Please refer these for assessment on a case by case basis. Japanese Knotweed is an invasive plant species and can cause damage to properties if left untreated. Where a valuation report identifies that Japanese Knotweed is present a program of eradication may be required before the Society can lend

Criteria categories:
  • Property
  • property defects

Last updated:

29 August 2018