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Conveyancing in Stockbridge Q & A's

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Updated: 12/10/17

Stockbridge's nearest train station is Dunbridge at 6 miles. The closest airport to Stockbridge is Southampton, Mitchell Way Airport (13 miles).

Andover War Memorial is the most convenient hospital.

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On the purchase of a £534,000 house, what will be the fees? I am looking for affordable conveyancing in Stockbridge.

A.

Confusion over this issue catches out many buyers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted, and many firms claim to offer cheap conveyancing quotes. However extra fees may pad your final bill. We provide quotes, not estimates, and clearly state the fees for a standard conveyancing.

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How can I ascertain if the Stockbridge conservation area I am buying in is in a poor state?

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Local conservation areas are set up by Winchester who police conservation area concerns from including things like advertising hoardings, rear extensions and the upkeep of public spaces.

Following a campaign, English Heritage have put together a list on the condition (poor to good) of conservation areas in addition to the vulnerability to deterioration or improvement.

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When in the conveyancing process is it appropriate to speak to a conveyancer?

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Simply, the sooner you instruct a conveyancing solicitor, the better. Instructing your solicitor sooner can limit the risk of the sale or purchase aborting.

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How is contaminated land in Stockbridge investigated during the house-buying process?

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Property can be contaminated by many factors caused by man and by nature. Contaminants including masts or pylons and nearby waste management facilities

will be considered as part of the environmental searches. Land West Of, Marsh Court Road, Hampshire, SO20 6JH may be one source of local contamination.

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What can a Stockbridge conveyancing solicitor recommend if the property we am buying is situated in a Winchester planning authority conservation area which has inappropriate windows installed?

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Winchester local authority enquiries conducted by your solicitor in the process of the conveyancing will find out whether the property is in a conservation area and evidence of planning authority consent for changes to the property will be required.

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Is topsoil in Stockbridge contaminated by aluminium?

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There are extensive regulations imposed in order to limit topsoil contamination. Also considering issues such as water contaminants such as detergents and ammonia, contaminants affecting Stockbridge property will be factored into an environmental search.

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How much is the council tax on a Sixties detached Band A home in Stockbridge?

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You should be contain the homes council tax band as part of the conveyancing report on title. Correct charges for Stockbridge are listed online at the Winchester local authority site. As at (17 July 2012) the rates are:

  • Band A - £958.00
  • Band B - £1,118.00
  • Band C - £1,277.00
  • Band D - £1,437.00
  • Band E - £1,757.00
  • Band F - £2,076.00
  • Band G - £2,395.00
  • Band H - £2,874.00

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Is homewardlegal.co.uk geared up for 28 day completions on the conveyancing for auction properties in Stockbridge?

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In fact we deal with auctions throughout the UK and frequently work for bidders at auction. Solicitors tend to recommend auction buyers to instruct their chosen lawyer prior to the property auction to allow time for a detailed review. Immediately following the date of the auction a prepared solicitor must be focused on conclude the purchase in under 28 days, a requirement of auction conditions.