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Conveyancing in St Ives Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 22/07/17

The closest airport to St Ives is Penzance Airport. Lands End Airport is 12 miles away and the closest station to St Ives is St Ives.

The neighbouring hospital for St Ives is Edward Hain Community St Ives.

Q.

How do we find the best rates for conveyancing in St Ives for a 765,000 residence?

A.

Many buyers seeking discount conveyancing are caught out by the lure of very low conveyancing rates. Many solicitors claim to offer 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. Unfortunately additional fees are often hiding in the terms and conditions which buyers may have not read carefully The conveyancing quote should list any disbursements.

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Are you experienced enough to move fast on the legal conveyancing of residential property auction properties in St Ives?

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Our team are familiar with local and national auctions and do frequently do the legal work for sellers at auction. It is very important for purchasers to get a lawyer asap to allow for a full report of the legal papers for the lot prior to the property auction.

Following the day of the auction you are the lawyer is geared up to carry out the purchase legal work in 28 days as usually required by the terms of sale.

Q.

Has cadmium (Cd) ever contaminated land in St Ives?

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With this region's industrial history in parts of St Ives, soil contamination is difficult to avoid. Data on many contaminants, such as groundwater contaminants like landfill leachate and hazardous gases, will be included in an environmental search.

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Is a deed of variation paid to the solicitor?

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Disbursements and fees should be clearly stated on a quote for your conveyancing, with no additional charges in the small print. This cost is a fee not a disbursement. It should be included in a quote.

Q.

We need to complete on the legal process our jointly owned freehold flat very quickly, are you very fast St Ives solicitors ?

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Generally solicitors firms can be far too slow moving which can add additional stress to the house legal process.

Homeward Legal only work with SRA regulated solicitors who are customer focused and will always communicate from the start to the end of the property chain . Also , our SRA regulated solicitors are chosen because they all use the latest software systems to exchange on the sale of your property with minimal stress.

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Is contaminated land in St Ives an issue for most homes?

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A broad range of contaminants may potentially impair land in St Ives, such as waste treatment sites in the area. An environmental search will give more detail.

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Will a St Ives lawyer report back on the risk of local flooding in the St Ives region?

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An important part of the conveyancing protocol of buying a property involves the solicitor applying for property conveyancing searches that set out detail with regard to St Ives area flood risk.

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Should we plan ahead for gazumping?

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The practice of rejecting the first offer post-acceptance when a better offer is made by a second buyer is called gazumping. The will be a chance of gazumping in any transaction, because offers are not binding until exchange of contracts. Instructing your conveyancing solicitor early is a key first step to reducing this risk.

 
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