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Local Authority Searches

A local authority search is essentially an application for an official search of the Local Authority's records, for written confirmation or a certificate disclosing matters or encumbrances affecting the land.

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Where a lease is being granted or conveyancing takes place, a local authority search should be undertaken.

Typical information that might be revealed by a local authority search includes:-(i) ownership of roads and sewers affecting the property.(ii) any road widening schemes in the vicinity of the property.(iii) any breaches of planning legislation.(iv) a history of the planning applications made in respect of the property.(v) details of any pending Compulsory Purchase Orders (CPO's).(vi) any smoke control orders.

- Christo & Co -
Commercial and Residential property specialists, estate agents, valuers and surveyors
in Kentish Town, Camden Town and throughout North & North West London

66-70 Parkway, London, NW1 7AH - Tel: 020 7482 1203 - Fax: 020 7482 4441
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