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Conveyancing in Horfield Q & A's

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Updated: 12/10/16

Living in the Horfield area? ;

Bristol Airport is 9 miles from Horfield. The closest train station to Horfield is Montpelier.

Horfield is nearby at 1 1/2 mile off the M32 junction entry 2 Northbound.


Local points of interest in Horfield


Westbury College Gatehouse National Trust Bristol St Paul Churches Conservation Trust and Bristol St John the Baptist Churches Conservation Trust are around Horfield.

The closest hospital to Horfield is Southmead Bristol.


Can you confirm your cheapest fee for a £170k residence? We are looking for an affordable conveyancing estimate.


Many law firms advertise supposedly 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. Often additional fees may inflate the final bill. Applicable disbursements must also be stated on your quote


In what ways does my Horfield conveyancing solicitor advise me on the risk and history of local flooding in the Horfield area?


An important step in the conveyancing process involves a conveyancer carrying out conveyancing searches that go in certain details in relation to the local Horfield flood risk. At the time of writing (22/02/13) reports on the Environment Agency flood reports website do not reveal any flood warnings in Horfield.


If we plan to buy near Horfield, in the parish of Dorsington, do we need a chancel search?


The property lawyer could recommend a chancel search, whichever parish where the house being bought is located. In older areas of Horfield, chancel repair can be imposed on owners of a house where Parochial Church Councils have not imposed the same liability on the last owners. In the event that chancel liability may apply, your solicitor might recommend insurance rather than pulling out of the purchase.


As a result of the extensive flooding in Sept 2012 in South West England I am anxious that property conveyancing searches may not be detailed enough?


A diligent solicitor in Horfield should get property conveyancing searches (Landmark search) if the environmental conveyancing searches spots a any kind of Horfield flood risk area

For greater area background perhaps you could get in touch with a local resident.


Is a property survey a good idea when we are buying a house in Horfield?


It is advised that the majority of buyers book a property survey if you are intending to buy in Horfield. It is a fact that there are a range of concerns that have a negative impact on a property. These can include subsidence.


Does your solicitors firm get involved in auction conveyancing in Horfield?


Our company is very capable working with property auction procedures. It is not uncommon for more complicated to convey buildings such as Investment properties are sold in auctions and these will want extra examination. Lawyers therefore strongly recommend that buyers at auction formally instruct an affordable lawyer well in advance of the property auction date to allow enough time for a detailed report of the documents.

Post day of bidding your now prepared property conveyancing lawyer is totally ready for completing the purchase inside as short a time frame as typically required by the conditions of sale.


To complete on our property purchase ASAP, can we ensure a fast exchange and completion in Horfield?


Primarily, a fast conveyancing transaction is crucial to is to employing a proactive, diligent solicitor. Consider the following:

  • Do they offer 'instant' online quotes?
  • Do they use email as the preferred mode of communication?
  • Do they work on a 'no sale, no fee' basis?


Is arsenic soil contamination likely in Horfield?


Most soils in Horfield have some degree of contamination, from agriculture or industry. Other sources of contaminated land include fertilisers.