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Conveyancing in Shenfield Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 17/10/17

Things to do in Shenfield

Mountnessing Essex Windmill, Brentwood Thorndon Country Park Country Park and South Weald Weald Country Park Country Park are in the vicinity of Shenfield.

Shenfield is nearby at inside three miles off the M25 junction entry 28 Westbound.

Shenfield's nearest airport is London City Airport. London Heliport Airport is 25 miles, London Airport is 17 miles, Rochester Airport is 22 miles, London Biggin Hill Airport is 25 miles and Stansted Airport is 18 miles away. The nearest train station to Shenfield is Shenfield, approximately a mile away.

The closest hospital for Shenfield is Nuffield Brentwood.

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I am trying to find a fixed rate conveyancing estimate. How do we get a quote?

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Various firms claim to offer supposedly 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', but additional charges are frequently hidden in the terms that property buyers and sellers often do not check. Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.

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Does my property lawyer in Shenfield order any property conveyancing searches on the Essex period detached property I am intending to purchase?

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The routine procedure is to get Local Authority Search, Drainage Search (Con29DW or personal) and Environmental, and possibly particular searches, like Land charge Searches.

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In relation to the fact that 4 of the top 5 wettest years recorded were in last 12 years we are questioning whether flood searches aren't exacting enough?

The Shenfield property lawyer will advise you to get environmental searches if the initial search flags up a significant risk Shenfield flood risk.

You can always contact a neighbour for additional further confidence.

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How many weeks can the conveyancing process need?

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In general, the amount of time taken to buy or sell a residence varies, influenced by several aspects. Our conveyancers ensure your move is handled quickly, and to the highest standard of service.

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In 1 month we are hoping to be finally moving from our period house just outside Shenfield to a flat in Dunmow . At what stage to instruct a removals firm?

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Homeward Legals advice is for home movers to hold off agreeing a removal company until after everyone has accepted by both parties a formal date that takes place following shortly after when signing of contracts. For a local company Russell Removals Ltd, 16 Lancaster Cl, Pilgrims Hatch, Brentwood, CM15 9NB Telephone: 0845 476 5507.

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At what point should we instruct a conveyancer?

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If you choose a firm with 'no move, no fee' protection, instructing as soon as possible is wise, as the legal work can commence immediately. Instructing your solicitor earlier can limit the risk of the purchase or sale stalling.

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Is tin (Sn) identified in Shenfield top-soil?

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Restrictions exist to curtail soil contamination, but some existing contaminants can reside for decades after exposure. Land may also be contaminated by other sources, including organohalides.

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What can a Shenfield property lawyer advise if the property is located in a conservation are in Brentwood council which seems to have unsympathetic satellite dishes fitted?

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Brentwood council enquiries carried out by your solicitor as part of the conveyancing should determine the existence of suitable consent for additions to the building.