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Conveyancing in Broughton Astley Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 23/04/17

Useful local Broughton Astley public service details:

The closest train station to Broughton Astley is Narborough. Broughton Astley's nearest airport is Coventry Airport. Birmingham Airport is 23 miles, and East Midlands Airport is 22 miles away.

Feilding Palmer Cottage Lutterworth is the nearest hospital.

Q.

On the purchase of a £288,000 property, what will be the fees? We are looking for discount conveyancing in Broughton Astley.

A.

Many online and high street firms advertise cheap conveyancing. Often extra charges are frequently hidden in the solicitor's terms which unwary homeowners fail to check. Any extra costs found in the small print should be reasonable and clear and be applicable if the conveyancer is required to complete extra work in your interest, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Any disbursements should be included on a conveyancing quote

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How is Broughton Astley contaminated land identified?

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Property will be contaminated by a wide range of environmental factors, like existing and proposed overhead electricity cables. An environmental search should offer more information.

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We are buying in Broughton Astley, and need to know if there are any conservation areas.

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The streets and neighbourhoods in or near Broughton Astley will include numerous conservation areas. You may wish to contact the local council for more detail, but your conveyancing lawyer will investigate this in detail during the property transaction.

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We are intending to buy a chapel in the parish of Hallaton. Will a chancel search be necessary?

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Regardless of the Broughton Astley parish in which you are buying, the conveyancing solicitor may suggest that a chancel search be ordered. In older areas

of Broughton Astley, chancel repair may be imposed on the owners of a building where Parochial Church Councils (PCCs) may have spared previous owners or tenants. For property in the parish of Hallaton, it is not safe to rely on the historical behaviour of the parish council alone as a guide.

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How long should it take my assigned lawyer to conduct all of the conveyancing work on a semi detached house?

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The conveyancing process can take anywhere between 1 month and 12 weeks, which can depend on any number of things, such as the efficiency of the seller's conveyancing solicitor, or the communication, with managing agents. Our chosen conveyancers are exceptionally focused on communication, with the goal of completing the legal process in as short a time as we possibly can.

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How can I go about check if the conservation area is at risk?

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English Heritage, a government body, have produced a list of the condition (poor to good) of conservation areas in Broughton Astley and across England. Conservation areas are set up by the local Blaby planning authority, who oversee everything from including things like street clutter, the addition of stone cladding and the historic layout of roads.

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An unexpected situation dictate that we ideally want to exchange on the sale of our jointly owned freehold flat rapidly, do you use any very fast Broughton Astley solicitors ?

A.

Homeward Legal has a highly proactive modus operandi to finishing the legal work as quickly as possible.

Having invested in advanced CMS systems .

We always allocate you a dedicated solicitor practiced at communicate with all parties in the property chain such as landlords, to achieve a quick exchange.

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As a result of the widespread flooding in Sept 2012 in the East Midlands I am concerned that conveyancing searches may not be exacting enough?

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Your Broughton Astley property solicitor will advise you to include conveyancing and environmental searches if the initial search establishes a Broughton Astley flooding risk.

You may be able to speak to a next door neighbour for extra confidence.

 
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