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Conveyancing in Didcot Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 14/01/17

Pertinent local Didcot transport and services facts and figures ;

The nearest airport to Didcot is Kidlington, Oxford Airport. Kidlington Airport is 16 miles, White Waltham Airport is 22 miles and Booker Airport is 20 miles away. Didcot Parkway train station is around 1 mile from Didcot.

Didcot is a nearby hospital.

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How do we find fixed rate conveyancing?

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Both high-street and online law firms offer theoretically 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', however additional fees will be included in the small print which unwary buyers fail to check. Any extra charges should be fair. The Homeward Legal quote calculator will confirm the solicitors' fees, based on the property you are buying.

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What type of conveyancing searches into the uncertain risk of possible flooding around Oxfordshire will a Didcot conveyancing solicitor actually carry out?

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An integral component in the conveyancing protocol of buying a property involves a conveyancer making an application for property conveyancing searches that give you details regarding Didcot flood risk area. Also as an additional measure your property solicitor in Didcot may possibly recommend a substantially more search.

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Which lender panels in Didcot are your solicitors members of?

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The Homeward Legal group can work with the majority of lenders providing financing to home buyers in Didcot. Local mortgage lenders and brokers include David Parson, 70 Beech Rd, Wheatley, Oxford, OX33 1UD, Brookhouse Associates, Office Suite 2/4 Bridge Street Mills/Bridge St, Witney, OX28 1FX, and Mortgages Inc, Po Box 63, Wheatley, Oxford, OX33 1WE.

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What length of time should it take my designated property solicitor to complete the conveyancing formalities on a terraced Thirties home we are intending to buy in Didcot?

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The process can take anywhere from 1 month to 3 months dependent on any number of things, like the efficiency of the seller's conveyancing solicitor, or the length of the chain.

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We are buying on a brownfield site. Could the soil be contaminated by industrial waste like vanadium (V)?

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Metal contamination may have occurred throughout Didcot, but some very localised cases of contamination in Didcot may pose unacceptably high risk. Also considering issues such as water contaminants such as petrol, contaminants affecting Didcot property will be factored into an environmental search.

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How much can the fee for our conveyancing searches come to?

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Searches range in cost, depending on the particular searches ordered. The most frequently ordered searches include a local authority search and a drainage search.

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Our agent has referred the solicitors firm. Must we instruct them?

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If you instruct a conveyancing solicitor through this route, you the agent is able to use their influence encourage a solicitor to wrap up the process as soon as possible, however, such referrals should be compared against alternatives, as the agent may prefer to suggest the firm which pays to the largest referral fee, not the best solicitor for your needs.

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What local factors can contaminate land in Didcot, and are they thoroughly investigated?

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A wide range of contaminants caused by environmental concerns may impact property, like existing and proposed overhead electricity cables. An environmental search can provide much more clarity. Contamination can be caused by local landfill sites, including Disused Railway Cutting, Oxfordshire, OX11 0ST.

 
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