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Conveyancing in Kempshott Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 15/07/17

Local points of interest in Kempshott

Basingstoke Milestones Museum Hampshire Passport and Basing House Hampshire Passport are easily accessible from Kempshott.

Motorists are well catered for with Kempshott enjoying excellent major road access about a mile and a half of the M3 Junction 7 Northbound.

Blackbushe Airport is 14 miles from Kempshott. Farnborough (TAG London) Airport is 16 miles, Southampton Airport is 23 miles, White Waltham Airport is 25 miles and away. The closest station to Kempshott is Basingstoke.

The most convenient hospital is North Hampshire.

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How do we find a cheap solicitor quote to own a residence?

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Both high-street and online conveyancers offer theoretically cheap conveyancing quotes. However extra costs are often hiding in the solicitor's terms of engagement. Charges included in the terms should be fair. They only apply in cases where the solicitor is required to perform tasks outside a normal transaction for you, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Any disbursements ought to be defined on the quote. Our quotes offer a clear statement of your solicitors fees for a standard purchase or sale.

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Will HS2 affect homes in Walton?

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High Speed Two is likely to be an issue in properties in Walton's local authority. This London to West Midlands line may be operational by 2026, but construction projects are expected to begin by 2017.

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When in the process should we instruct a conveyancer in Kempshott?

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The short answer is, the sooner the better. Prompt instruction of a solicitor for a purchase allows you will

the details of your Kempshott solicitor ready when you make an offer, or, if you are selling a property, documents can be prepared earlier, considerably accelerating the whole process.

Q.

Does a lawyer in Kempshott conduct any conveyancing searches on the Hampshire forties detached flat I am buying?

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The routine legal protocol will be to get Local Authority, Drainage and Water Search (CON29DW) and Environmental and occasionally specific local Kempshott searches for example Cheshire Brine Search.

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We are buying in Kempshott on a new development brownfield land. What should we do regarding chromium soil contamination?

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Some metal contamination may have occurred throughout Kempshott, but an plot will be marked as 'contaminated land' if the risk to human life is unacceptable. Also considering issues such as acidic compounds and groundwater contamination, contaminants affecting Kempshott property will be factored into an environmental search.

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Do we need a house survey for our house purchase?

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We suggest that you order a house survey when you intend to buy in Kempshott. Buyers should be aware that there are many defects that have a negative impact on a property, which will not be covered by the legal work, including corrosion of pipework and ground movement.

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Is a postage, photocopying and phone calls fee a fee or disbursement?

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Some solicitors pass off additional costs as disbursements. It is not always obvious whether a cost is a disbursement or not, and if it should be included. This cost is a fee not a disbursement. It should be included in your conveyancing quote.

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Which local authority is responsible for Kempshott?

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Kempshott is located in Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council, Civic Offices, London Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 4AH, contact: 01256 844 844

 
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