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Conveyancing in Highworth Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 23/07/17

Commuting from the area? ;

Highworth's closest train station is Kemble at 14 miles. Highworth's nearest airport is Kidlington, Oxford Airport (22 miles).

Fairford is the most convenient hospital.

Q.

How do I get affordable conveyancing?

A.

Many firms purport to offer cheap conveyancing, however extra fees are often hiding in the solicitor's terms. Our quotes clearly state the solicitors' fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.

Q.

At what point is it appropriate to instruct a conveyancer in Highworth?

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With a firm offering a 'no move, no fee' conveyancing quote, the earlier in the process you can instruct a solicitor, the better, as the legal work can commence straight away. Early instruction of a conveyancing solicitor could mitigate the chance of your transaction falling through.

Q.

Does your solicitors company handle the legal conveyancing of auction properties in Highworth?

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We are used to working with bidders at auction. Conventionally specialist lots such as live work flats, are sold in property auctions and these demand extended inquiries before exchange. We therefore advocate that buyers at auction formally instruct a good conveyancing solicitor well before the actual auction for a full report of the legal papers.

Subsequently, following the auction day itself your experienced lawyer is thoroughly able to concentrate on completing all of the legal work within the limited time frame as required by the auction conditions.

Q.

Which of the mortgage lender panels in Highworth are you on?

A.

Homeward Legal are able to work with all the major lenders assisting Highworth homebuyers. Lenders and mortgage specialists in Highworth include M P D Commercial Finance Ltd, The Old Bank/12 Swindon St, Highworth, Swindon, SN6 7AH.

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How is Highworth contaminated land checked when buying a property?

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Numerous of contaminants caused by natural causes and human activities may affect residential property in Highworth, like potentially contaminative use of nearby land and local waste transfer sites. An environmental search will reveal this in more detail.

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We are on a tight deadline and need ensure fast conveyancing, what should we do?

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It is well established that instructing a proactive conveyancing solicitor is essential to fast conveyancing. Consider the following:

  • Are phone, fax and email their preferred methods of contact
  • Are phone, fax and email their preferred methods of contact
  • Did you experience any delays when requesting a quote?

Q.

Is a bankruptcy search a fee or disbursement?

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Fees and disbursements should be identified on your conveyancing quote. This charge is a disbursement not a fee, and is passed on to the buyer at cost.

Q.

What areas of conservation are there in Highworth?

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Conservation areas safeguard areas designated as being of architectural or historic interest. You may wish to contact the council for further information, but your solicitor will address this during the house-buying process.

 
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