By Frances Traynor
20th April 2017
"Working in partnership is the secret to an less stressful home move."
If you are selling, buying or remortgaging in Burford, you will need to get a solicitor to look after the legal work on your behalf.
Homeward Legal's panel of conveyancing solicitors have a wealth of experience of conveyancing in Burford and all over Oxfordshire. Our proactive approach often means we move you faster than other firms.
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We do not charge you any conveyancing fees, if for any reason your Oxfordshire house move does not complete.
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Shipton train station is about 4 miles from Burford. The closest airport to Burford is Kidlington, Oxford Airport (14 miles). Kidlington Airport is 15 miles and Gloucester Airport is 23 miles away.
Witney is the most convenient hospital.Q.
Many property lawyers promote so-called cheap conveyancing. Often additional fees are often hiding in the small print. A conveyancing quote should list any disbursements.Q.
The Brigg agent can influence a conveyancing solicitor they refer many clients to, and can therefore exert pressure on a solicitor to wrap up the process as soon as possible. These referrals must be carefully considered, as an agent may choose the conveyancer who pays out the highest referral fee, not the most appropriate choice.Q.
Burford is located in West Oxfordshire Council, Elmfield, New Yatt Road, Witney, OX28 1PB Tel: 01993 861420Q.
Property owners in Burford may be subject to chancel repair liability. As a result of the Land Registration Act 2002, interest over any affected land must be registered by October 2013. This will make it easier to identify affected property through a chancel search. Ecclesiastical properties in Burford where a chancel search may be appropriate include Asthall St Nicholas, St John the Baptist and St Mary.Q.
An important part of the legal due diligence procedure involves the conveyancing lawyer conducting environmental searches that give you some details about the potential Burford area flood risk.Q.
There are wide-ranging regulations imposed to limit topsoil contamination. Data on many contaminants, such as asbestos, will be included in an environmental search.Q.
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors heavily advise that all buyers in Burford book a building survey. Numerous defects will impact a property, for example poor ventilation and ground movement. These will not be reported on by a solicitor.Q.
A diligent solicitor in Burford should also get flood searches if the standard search spots a Burford flood risk.
Sometimes property buyers to also get in touch with a future neighbour to gain added assurance if you are still worried.