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Conveyancing in Shepherds Bush Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 13/04/17

Shepherds Bush area information

Wandsworth London Windmill, 7 Hammersmith Terrace Historic Houses Association and Science Museum Kensington Aviation Museum are close to Shepherds Bush.

Commuters are well served with Shepherds Bush being well placed with good major road access under 1 mile of the A40M.

Shepherds Bush's closest airport is Northolt Jet Centre Airport (9 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 11 miles s, London City Airport is 12 miles, London Heliport Airport is 4 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 12 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 25 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 24 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 11 miles s, Elstree Airport is 12 miles, White Waltham Airport is 24 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 17 miles away and the closest train station to Shepherds Bush is Shephrds B M/Und, around 1 mile away.

The closest hospital to Shepherds Bush is Ravenscourt Park Hammersmith.

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How do we get a discount conveyancing estimate in Shepherds Bush?

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Many conveyancers advertise 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', but extra charges will be included in the solicitor's terms, left unregarded by busy sellers and buyers Additional fees listed in your solicitor's terms ought to be fair. A quote should list costs to be paid to third parties, such as the Land Registry, (disbursments).Our quotes offer a clear statement of your solicitors fees for a standard purchase or sale.

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What kind of due diligence as respects the risk of floods to properties in Hammersmith And Fulham will my Shepherds Bush solicitor give an account of?

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A necessary step in the legal due diligence process involves your solicitor conducting environmental searches that provide you with specific information with respect to Shepherds Bush flood risk area data. At the time of writing (03/01/13) publication on the Environment Agency don’t reveal any flood warnings in the Shepherds Bush area.

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What should I be aware of if we acquire an extended home in a Hammersmith and Fulham local authority conservation area ?

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An integral part of the property legal includes procurement of searches of Hammersmith and Fulham planning authority to identify conservation area status and the existence of consent for changes. .

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The Shepherds Bush home being bought is on a ex-industrial use land. Is caesium top-soil contamination likely?

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Shepherds Bush's local area has a history of contamination from industry, agriculture and the natural environment , like much of the UK. Data on many contaminants, such as groundwater contamination and hazardous gases, will be included in an environmental search.

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In relation to the fact that 2012 was second wettest year since 1920 I am worried that flood searches aren't thorough enough?

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A qualified property solicitor in Shepherds Bush will suggest that you apply for property environmental searches if the standard conveyancing searches flag up any kind of Shepherds Bush flood risk.

For extra history you can always speak to a local resident.

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If I am purchasing near Shepherds Bush, in the parish of North End, do we need a chancel search?

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Regardless of the Shepherds Bush parish in which you are purchasing, the conveyancing lawyer might recommend that a chancel search is taken out. In older areas of Shepherds Bush, chancel repair can be imposed on current owners of a home where Parochial Church Councils (PCCs) may have not done so in the past, so the solicitor will be unable to make any guarantees, and will recommend insurance.

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How is contaminated land in Shepherds Bush investigated when purchasing?

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A broad range of contaminants caused by environmental concerns can damage land in Shepherds Bush, like pollution incidents. An environmental search should offer more information.

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Do you state making the effort to bypass paying stamp duty?

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Stamp duty mitigation should be treated with extreme caution in Shepherds Bush. These schemes are highly expensive and the HMRC can review a scheme up to 6 years after a sale is completed .

 
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