Conveyancing in Ashford
Buying a house in Ashford
Situated on the River Stour, Ashford is a town in the southeast of England within the county of Kent. Ashford has a population of approximately 75,000 and remains relatively affordable compared with other parts of Kent.
When considering the sale or purchase of property in Ashford, you must instruct a lawyer to carry out the legal work on your behalf.
My Home Move Conveyancing offer our clients in the Ashford area an award winning level of customer service, an innovative use of technology and an intimate knowledge of the local market. We can provide our conveyancing services in Ashford to assist in the purchase of a variety of homes across the area, including the town centre and surrounding neighbourhoods such as Beaver Green, Kennington and Willesborough.
If you instruct us to act for your conveyancing in Ashford, we will assign you a dedicated conveyancer who will take care of all aspects of your case from start to finish, providing you with a consistent point of contact and regular progress updates.
The average house price in Kent is £227,530, while in Ashford over the past 12 months the overall average sale price was £232,121.
Terraced properties were most popular in respect of volume of sales, going for an average of £194,591. Semis and detached properties sold in similar numbers for an average of £225,274 and £332,297 respectively, while flats fetched £134,867.
The local authority responsible for properties is Ashford Borough Council. They can be contacted on 01233 331 111 or at the following address:
Ashford has a long history as an agricultural and market town, while the 13th and 14th centuries saw expansion due to the flourishing pottery industry. The modern town continues to develop, with plenty of new houses built each year – there should still be something for those that prefer period properties however. There is a cosmopolitan feel to the town, yet Ashford retains a rural charm thanks to it location on the doorstep of the Kent Downs, and area of outstanding natural beauty.
A selection of excellent schools in the local area boosts Ashford’s appeal among parents, with highly rated primary options including Bodsham CofE, Sellindge Primary and Challock Primary on Church Lane. Secondary choices include Highworth Grammar School for Girls, the Norton Knatchbull School and Ashford School.
Ashford is located approximately 60 miles southeast of central London, and the capital’s St Pancras station can be reached in under 40 minutes due to the high speed trains available from Ashford International. The same trains can be used to reach European destinations such as Paris and Brussels. The M20 motorway passes to the north of town, connecting Ashford to Folkestone of the southeast coast and Maidstone and the M25 to the northwest.
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