By Frances Traynor
19th October 2017
"The team you can be confident in during your home move."
When buying or selling in Wallingford, you must instruct a lawyer to complete the legal work on your behalf.
Our panel of conveyancing solicitors have many years experience of conveyancing in Wallingford and all over Oxfordshire and our proactive approach means we move you in the shortest possible time.
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Wallingford's closest station is Cholsey. The closest airport to Wallingford is Booker, Wycombe Air Park Airport. Kidlington Airport is 18 miles, White Waltham Airport is 18 miles, Blackbushe Airport is 23 miles and Booker Airport is 15 miles away.
Wallingford Community is the closest hospital for Wallingford.Q.
Both high-street and online law firms advertise supposedly 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', but extra charges are frequently hidden in the terms. Extra costs needs to be fair. The quote should, in addition, define any disbursements.Q.
Conveyancing searches ranges in cost, depending on the searches chosen. They are charged 'at cost'.Q.
Owners of property in an area near an old church building may be required to contribute towards the cost of repairs. This is referred to as chancel repair liability. A chancel search will confirm whether liability for Wallingford properties is likely to exist. A solicitor will be able to advise as to whether a chancel search is necessary, and recommend suitable insurance. Wallingford church properties where chancel liability may apply include Brightwell St Agatha, St Leonard and St Mary le More & All Hallows.
There is not a legal definition of fixtures and fittings, which can result in conflict once the new owner takes possession. Completion or agreement of a fixtures and fittings form is unfortunately often left to the last minute, when a dispute may jeopordise the transaction.Q.
South Oxfordshire council enquiries carried out by a solicitor will determine if the Wallingford property a designated conservation area and any evidence of planning consent for changes to the property will be supplied.Q.
Over the last two years, some lenders have reduced the number of firms on their approved panel, potentially creating increased conveyancing costs for property buyers. Homeward Legal can act for many lenders so that you will not be required to pay the lender's legal fees.Q.
Land could be contaminated by a range of naturally-occurring factors, and an environmental search should reveal whether a specific property is affected by contaminants like air pollution. Goulds Grove, Ewelme, OX10 6PJ is one such potential cause of local contamination.Q.
It is recommended that most purchasers arrange a home surveyor when you intend to buy in Wallingford. A wide range of problems can negatively affect a property, which include insect infestation and ground movement.