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Conveyancing in West Ruislip Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 13/10/17

West Ruislip's nearest airport is Northolt Jet Centre Airport (2 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 7 miles, Luton Airport is 22 miles, London City Airport is 22 miles, London Heliport Airport is 13 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 8 miles, Farnborough (TAG London) Airport is 25 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 8 miles, Elstree Airport is 8 miles, White Waltham Airport is 16 miles, Blackbushe Airport is 25 miles and Booker Airport is 16 miles away and the closest train station to West Ruislip is Denham, about 3 miles away.

Northwood & Pinner is a nearby hospital for West Ruislip.

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We need a cheap solicitor quote to buy a house. What should I check?

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Numerous conveyancers purport to offer theoretically 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', but additional fees are often hiding in the solicitor's terms of engagement, left unread by preoccupied buyers Any fees included in terms of engagement should be fair and clearly defined. Third party costs, termed disbursements, to be paid must also be stated on your conveyancing quote. The Homeward Legal quote calculator will confirm the exact legal fees based on the property you are buying.

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Is there any thorough information on the conservation areas in West Ruislip?

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Local West Ruislip conservation area matters for instance public spaces, extensions or excessive road signs etc. are overseen by the local Hillingdon planning authority.

Following a campaign, English Heritage have put together information on the state of repair of conservation areas in addition to the vulnerability to a worsening of the condition of the area.

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Would arranging a Homebuyer Report be advisable when buying a property in West Ruislip?

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The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors recommend that West Ruislip property purchasers instruct a home surveyor to undertake a survey. It is a fact that there are a range of defects that will impact a property, that will not be addressed during the conveyancing process. These can include dry rot and flat roof leaks.

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What can contaminate land in West Ruislip. Will they be checked for thoroughly?

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Land in West Ruislip may be contaminated by a broad range of environmental concerns. Contaminants including shallow mining or potentially contaminative use of nearby land will be detailed in an appropriate search.

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Which local authority looks after West Ruislip?

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West Ruislip is located in London Borough of Hillingdon Council, Civic Centre, High Street, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1UW phone: 01895 250111

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Do fixtures and fittings include things like sofas?

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New owners will often be frustrated with the lack of formality over fixtures and fittings. A fixtures and fittings form can avoid any disputes and will clarify precisely which items will be sold with the property.

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Might the fees for our conveyancing introduce any supplementary hidden charges?

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Unfortunately, sellers need to be watchful for extra costs hidden in a quote's terms and conditions. We do not hide any extra, hidden costs. Some solicitors' firms will give a low estimate, not an accurate quote, which they will not be bound to.

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Does your West Ruislip lawyer get any searches on the London Fifties semi-detached flat I want to buy?

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When obtaining a mortgage, your lender insist that particular searches, including the following for properties in West Ruislip: Local Authority (council), Drainage Search and Environmental and, depending on certain criteria, special local West Ruislip searches for instance a SIM.