Use / Contents Forms
Use and Home Contents Forms let sellers give buyers information on a range of
matters relating to the property.
include information on boundaries, notices, services, sharing with neighbours,
planning permissions and other matters of interest to potential buyers.
is usual for sellers to declare which fixtures and fittings and other contents
of the property are included in the sale, are excluded from the sale, or are
subject to negotiation. Standard forms to help sellers do this are available on
also produces its own forms to help solicitors and licensed conveyancers produce
could speed up the sale if they include non-standard searches in the Home
Information Pack where appropriate.
example, it's standard practice to obtain a mining search in areas where coal
mining has taken place. Sellers in these areas will save time if they provide
this search in the Pack.
searches cover rights of way, ground stability and actual or potential
environmental hazards such as flooding and contaminated land.
will also want to include guarantees and warranties for work already carried out
on their homes.
that only required and authorised documents may be included in the Pack.