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Conveyancing in Tewkesbury Q & A's

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Updated: 06/12/16

Motorists are well served with Tewkesbury ideally situated with excellent motorway access roughly 1.4 miles off the M5 Junction 9 Southbound.

Tewkesbury's closest train station is Ashchurch for Tewkesbury. Gloucester Airport is 7 miles from Tewkesbury. Defford Airport (disused) Airport is 8 miles away.

Tewkesbury General is a nearby hospital.

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How do I find low cost conveyancing?

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Many solicitors advertise cheap conveyancing quotes. Often extra fees are often hiding in small print. Additional fees should be reasonable and be applicable solely where the solicitor must complete work beyond standard conveyancing on your behalf, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. A conveyancing quote should also state any disbursements to be paid.Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.

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What type of environmental searches in respect to the potential risk of floods at Gloucestershire will my conveyancing solicitor in Tewkesbury apply for a buy to let property I am buying?

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An experienced conveyancing lawyer conducts standard protocol property conveyancing searches that will include Tewkesbury flood risk area data. Additionally your conveyancer in Tewkesbury will typically advocate an specialist Tewkesbury flood risk search.

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We are buying in Tewkesbury on a recently-developed ex-industrial site. Could the soil be contaminated by industrial waste like lead (Pb)?

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Soil contamination is tested regularly. Other sources of contaminated land include groundwater contaminants like petrol.

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I am purchasing a £1133000, how is stamp duty assessed?

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Stamp Duty is based on the value of the property. For a home sold for £1133000, stamp duty will be £56650.*

*This information correct as of March 2013

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Might it be sensible to enact the conveyancing on a DIY basis myself.

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Hypothetically speaking there is absolutely no argument at all why a home seller cant embark on the bulk of the legal and technical work without assistance. That said, a Tewkesbury conveyancer carries out a huge number of skilled tasks ranging from raising additional enquiries or dealing with requisition on os1 some of which are more safely handled with appropriate a qualified professional.

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I am buying a period house in the boundary of conservation areas. Where can I uncover information in regards to the state of repair?

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English Heritage, a government body, maintain records of the state of repair of conservation areas in Tewkesbury and throughout England in addition to the exposure to getting worse.

Local conservation areas are nominated by the local Tewkesbury planning authority, who regulate everything from public spaces to the policing of street clutter.

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Will the Tewkesbury property lawyer do any property conveyancing searches on the Gloucestershire Victorian mid terrace bungalow I want to buy?

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The common conveyancing protocol will be to get these searches - Local Authority (personal or official), Drainage Search (Con29DW) and Environment Search and occasionally specific searches for instance Development reports.

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In a few months we are anticipating to be moving out of our semi detached residence in Tewkesbury into a new property in Stroud , when to choose a removals firm?

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Most property lawyers tend to suggest that home buyers and sellers delay arranging removals until formal exchange of contracts as commonly a moving date will not have been formally agreed. Local information can be sought from Carefree Removal & Storage, 38 Bramley Rd, Tewkesbury, GL20 8AQ on 01684 297501.

 
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