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Conveyancing in Copthorne Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 26/04/17

Useful local transport and services information -

The nearest airport to Copthorne is Gatwick South Terminal Airport. London Heliport Airport is 23 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 3 miles, Shoreham Airport is 23 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 15 miles away. The closest station to Copthorne is Gatwick Airport.

Copthorne is about a mile off the M23 junction entry 10 Northbound.

The most convenient hospital is Horley, Gatwick Park.

Q.

We need a low cost conveyancing quote in Copthorne. What are the risks?

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Several firms offer cheap conveyancing quotes, but extra fees are frequently hidden in small print which homeowners may have not read carefully Any extra charges should be reasonable and only come into force where your lawyer must perform additional tasks , which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. We provide quotes, not estimates, and clearly state the fees for a standard conveyancing.

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Will I need a chancel liability search if I am buying a Copthorne residence near a parsonage?

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Potentially amounting to over £100,000 in repair cost obligations, chancel liability should be considered by buyers of Copthorne property likely to be affected. Liability has the potential to impact the value of a property, but insurance is available should an obligation to fund repairs be enforced. Church lands in this area include St. John the Evangelist.

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Where do we determine more data on the standard of conservation areas in Copthorne?

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Local Copthorne conservation area issues e.g. the upkeep of public spaces, addition of PVC windows or street guard rails etc. are maintain by the local Crawley planning

authority. Following a campaign, English Heritage maintain records of the state of repair of conservation areas.

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What are the alternatives if buying a period house in a Crawley local authority conservation area ?

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Crawley local authority searches carried out by the solicitor in the process of the conveyancing should check the existence of the appropriate formal approval for modifications to the property. In the absence of any the necessary permissions, your solicitor will advise you of the best alternatives, which include requesting from the council or obtaining an indemnity insurance policy.

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Myself and my partner are buying in Copthorne. Can I find out whether the house is in a conservation area?

A.

Locales deemed to be of architectural merit, such as mining villages, will be defined as areas of conservation. Your conveyancing lawyer will advise further and discuss the relevant responsibilities, regarding specific conservation areas in Copthorne.

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Is contaminated land in Copthorne a concern for homes?

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A broad range of contaminants caused by environmental factors can damage residential property in Copthorne, such as proximity to waste sites and hazardous and regulated installations. An environmental search can provide much more clarity.

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Should I get a property survey?

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It is heavily suggested that purchasers instruct a property surveyor. There are a range of issues that have a negative impact on a property, which include ground movement or flat roof leaks, and issues such as these are not likely to be investigated as part of the conveyancing itself.

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We want to find fast solicitors in Copthorne, is that you guys?

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Our expert panel of solicitors typically adopt a proactive approach when carrying out the transfer of title.

Our panel of solicitors method is to use new document production systems . Importantly , we allocate you a expert panel of solicitor incentivised to efficiently communicate from the beginning to the end of the buyer and seller chain .

 
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