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Declaration of Trust  

 

An agreement setting out the terms on which joint owners own property

 

Deposit  

 

Money paid by the buyer when Exchange of Contracts takes place (technically 10% of the purchase price but less by agreement). The deposit is lost if the buyer does not complete the purchase

 

Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)  

 

Required when a property is advertised for sale or letting, it records the energy efficiency of a house.

 

Environmental Search  

 

Enquiries made before Exchange of Contracts which show any potential problems with past land use or contamination which an owner of the land might be required to put right

 

Fixtures and Fittings Form  

 

This lists what contents are included or excluded in the sale

 

Freehold  

 

If a property is freehold then the freehold owner can create leases or mortgages, grant rights over it and sell it without anyone else's permission. It is the highest form of land ownership

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