By Frances Traynor
20th April 2017
"Working together is essential for a faster move."
When buying or selling a home in Cambridge, you should instruct a property lawyer to carry out the legal work for you.
Our network of solicitors have a wealth of experience of conveyancing in Cambridge and throughout Cambridgeshire and our proactive approach often means we move you faster than other firms.
Property lawyers who carry out all the conveyancing work for your move for a fixed fee.
If your Cambridgeshire house move does not complete we do not charge you any solicitors fees for buying and selling a home.
With local Cambridge and Cambridgeshire conveyancing experience, our solicitors will guide you through every aspect of the legal process.
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As determined by the UK census, Cambridge's usual residential population is 421,467 people spread over an area of 461,188 acres (186,636 hectares) meaning a residential population density 0.9 people per acre (2.3 per hectare).Q.
Impington Cambs Windmill, Cambridge All Saints Churches Conservation Trust and Cambridge Leper Chapel Historic Building are in the vicinity of Cambridge.
Cambridge is nearby at under 2m of junction entry 13 Southbound of the M11.
Cambridge's closest train station is Cambridge at 1 mile s. Cambridge's nearest airport is Cambridge City Airport. Stansted Airport is 23 miles away.
The nearest hospital for Cambridge is Cambridge.Q.
Many firms offer cheap conveyancing quotes, however extra charges can pad the final bill. Any extra costs should be reasonable. The Homeward Legal quote calculator will confirm the exact legal fees based on the property you are buying.Q.
Finding a communicative conveyancer is key fast Cambridge conveyancing. There are several tasks you, as the purchaser, can do to accelerate the process. These include:
The routine conveyancing procedure is to obtain a Local Authority, Drainage (Con29DW or personal) and Environmental Search, plus, depending on certain criteria, some less common searches if your solicitor feels it is necessary, which might include Subsidence.
Read our Short Guide to Conveyancing Searches for more info.Q.
Depending on what you have agreed with the seller, you might get carpets, light fittings and so on, but you will first need to agree and sign the fixtures and fittings form with your seller and your solicitors.Q.
Land would be contaminated by a range of environmental factors. Contaminants like other land contamination or brine works will be reported on in environmental search results. Barrington Park Farm, Foxton Road, Cambridgeshire, CB2 5RN is one such potential cause of local contamination.Q.
The property solicitor to determine whether the property is affected by a conservation area, and if so whether any modifications have necessary consent from the Cambridge authority.Q.
With a 'no move, no fee' guarantee covering your for any issues, the sooner you instruct a solicitor, the better really.
Instructing a good solicitor to handle your Cambridge conveyancing early on enables documents to be prepared earlier, which can considerably accelerate the whole process. You will have the details of your instructed solicitor ready when you make/accept an offer, considerably shortening the process.Q.
Your Cambridge conveyancing solicitor is likely to recommend that a chancel search be taken out. Chancel repair dues can be collected on the owners of a residence where church councils have previously chosen not to do so, so it can be difficult to use this as a guide.