New Build Inspections
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    Minimum Notice on Move In Date?

    Hi, Does anyone know if there's a minimum notice period on the actual completion date? We were originally quote 14th July as our move in date, but this has been push back to 31st July, then 10th August and now 25th August. They said that they're aiming for certificates to completed on the...
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    New Build Exchange Delay Drama (help to buy)

    I'm in the process of buying an off plan property which I reserved back in October 2016. The estimated completion date was February/March. Through a financial advisor I applied for a HBT equity loan and a mortgage which were both approved. The mortgage had an expiry date of the 20th May so...
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    Re-exchanging contracts? Bovis home

    We are not buying a new build house but the couple that we are buying a house from are. We have exchanged contracts on the property we are buying from them but have been waiting to agree a completion date. This has been delayed as the people we are buying from are moving into a new build Bovis...
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    Persimmon moving date do I have any say in this?

    Hi, iv been told by the site manager my new home will be ready no later than the 16th dec and we will be in by Christmas, I have part exchanged my current house with Persimmon, do I have to move on the date they say or can I have a say in the moving date, I have two young children and am worried...
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    Woods Meadow Lowestoft - Build Delays

    Hoping for some advice from anyone who has purchased a house at Woods Meadow in Lowestoft. Our plot has sat idle for weeks over the summer, we exchanged at the beginning of June and since that date Persimmon decided to stop work on our plot. While monitoring the build we have seen other houses...
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    Unable to complete when demanded

    We were given a two month window for build completion. We are going on holiday for two weeks during that window and, sods law, have just got our estimated completion date at the start of our holiday! We haven't exchanged yet - builder is persimmon. Ive got to pay the balance of a holiday...
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    Miller Homes delays, where do we stand?

    Any advice would be appreciated.... We reserved a new Miller home on 8th August 2015 and the anticipated legal completion date was set for the 27th November 2015. (this was specified on the plot reservation form) To cut a long and boring story very short, we are still waiting to move in...
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    Exchange Contracts with no build completion date

    Builder said October/November when we reserved. Now the contract says completion is 24th December! We asked our solicitor, who is working on that day? The response from our solicitor is: New build developers will not give a fixed date for completion, and the developer can legally deliver 6...