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Mindymomo Tue 28-Jul-20 13:45:44

How long roughly does it take to complete a sale of empty house in Surrey, where buyers are first time and have mortgage offer.

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Sanch1 Tue 28-Jul-20 13:53:29

It cold be done in as little as 6 weeks but this is rarely the case. Our mortgage alone took 4 weeks, even with an offer in principle they'll need to do the application. More realistically it would be at least 2 months.

Mindymomo Tue 28-Jul-20 14:04:25

Thanks Sanch1, that’s about what I thought.

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JoJoSM2 Tue 28-Jul-20 14:07:37

I’d think the same.

blvdbrokendreams Tue 28-Jul-20 14:14:13

Ours took 3 months. Bought an empty house and we were living with in laws. All ready to go. It was the sellers solicitor that slowed us down. Our mortgage and solicitors were ready in six weeks

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