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Conveyancing in Andover Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 24/07/17

Thinking of moving to the area? Practical regional transport and public service details -

The nearest train station to Andover is Andover, about a mile away. Andover's nearest airport is Southampton, Mitchell Way Airport (19 miles).

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Noted Andover interest

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Andover The Hawk Conservancy Birds of Prey Centre and Chute Forest St Mary Churches Conservation Trust are close to Andover.

The closest hospital is Andover War Memorial.

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What are the best rates for conveyancing for a £109,000 house?

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Various firms purport to offer theoretically cheap conveyancing quotes, but additional charges may inflate your final bill. The Homeward Legal quote calculator will confirm the exact legal fees based on the property you are buying.

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Will the Andover conveyancing solicitor apply for any conveyancing searches on the Hampshire period end-of-terrace home I am intending to buy?

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The regular procedure is to get Local Authority, Drainage Search (Con29DW) and Environment Search, and possibly specific local Andover searches, like a HS2 Search.

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Is soil remediation of a contaminated plot available in Andover?

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Remediation of contaminated land is often feasible, and Andover government authorities are usually responsible. A local specialist such as Andover Turf, Park Piece Station Rd, Grateley, Andover, SP11 8SG may be able to provide more detail.

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Is a Professional Indemnity fee a disbursement or fee?

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All fees and disbursements should be clearly stated on the quote for your conveyancing, with all potential additional costs clearly stated. This cost,e.g., is a fee not a disbursement, and will normally be included in a quote.

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Will High Speed 2 impact South Bucks District?

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Yes, HS2 will be an issue in property in the local authority of South Bucks District. Phase 1 of HS2 will affect 23 local councils running through Beaconsfield, from London to Birmingham.

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Do you need a chancel search? I am buying a property in Andover.

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Property owners in an area near church property in the locality must contribute towards repairs, where chancel repair liability exists. Indemnity policies can be arranged if chancel liability is likely to be enforced. A solicitor will be able to advise as to whether a chancel search is necessary, and recommend suitable insurance. Church lands in this area include St Mary and St Michael & All Angels, West.

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I am planning on buying a period investment flat within a conservation area, where does one find more details in respect of the state of repair?

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English Heritage have created a list of the state of repair of conservation areas.

Conservation areas in Andover are nominated by the local authority (Test Valley) who preserve everything from private spaces to the halting of billboards.

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Can you confirm which Andover lenders your conveyancing solicitors work with. Which panels are you a member of?

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Homeward Legal have worked alongside most lenders approved by the Council of Mortgage Lenders. A number of mortgage specialists operate in Andover, such as Stonebridge Mortgage Services, 1 Royston House/42-44 East Street, Andover, SP10 1ES. The solicitor handling your conveyancing transaction should be able to carry out any relevant lender-imposed searches or checks.

 
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