Probate Valuation Services Southampton Hampshire

Probate Valuation of house contents or property by RICS Valuers: As one of the leading Hampshire probate valuation companies, Jeffrey Avery and Associates can provide fully comprehensive house contents valuation for probate and property valuation for probate in Southampton, and all surrounding areas. Our house contents valuations and property valuations for probate are carried out by qualified RICS valuers, thereby eliminating the risk of investigation by HMRC. With the recent appearance of many companies carrying out valuations by unqualified staff, it is essential for executors to verify that the valuation is carried out by a RICS qualified valuer so as to avoid any risk of penalites being incurred for an inaccurate valuation. Established for over 25 years, we have become one of the most recommended firms of probate valuers in the Southampton area.

Probate Valuation Southampton: If you are an executor or administrator, and require a comprehensive and accurate probate valuation report, which is normally required by HMRC before probate can be granted, so that Inheritance Tax can be calculated, Jeffrey Avery and Associates can assist. We provide our service to members of the public, solicitors, and other legal professionals in all parts of Southampton.

Our probate valuation reports are prepared strictly in accordance with S.160 of the Inheritance Tax Act (1984), and will help to ensure that there are no delays in the granting of probate. If you require a probate valuation in Southampton, contact Jeffrey Avery for further advice. To fully understand how our probate services work, see our Probate Valuation Guide, and our Executors Information Page.

As professional probate valuers, we always ensure that that the use of our probate valuation services will result in accurate, timely and comprehensive probate evaluation reports.

For more information contact Jeffrey Avery on 0800 567 7769.

I was advised by my solicitor that, to avoid an IHT investigation, I should contact a qualified RICS valuer, to carry out a probate valuation of all the contents of my late father's property, but had no idea where to start. I called Jeffrey Avery and Associates and they arranged for a valuer to visit the property, and within a week I received a full written probate valuation report which was subsequently accepted by HMRC without problems.

I would not hesitate to recommend this service to anyone in the same situation.
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Free Probate Advice and Quotation

Probate Services Southampton: Our valuers will be pleased to provide a verbal assessment, advice, and indication of value completely free of charge. If you require a full written probate valuation report for submission to HMRC for Inheritance Tax purposes, call us for a quotation. All fees are fixed before we start work, for your peace of mind.

We carry out probate valuations throughout the whole of Southampton.

Additional Services: Property Clearance

After we have provided a probate valuation and you have received a Grant of Probate, we can provide a Full House Clearance Service, and thoroughly and comprehensively clean both the buildings and the garden, so as to minimise delays and to simplify the process of the preparation of your property for sale or transfer.

Some interesting facts about Southampton

The city was sacked in 1338 by French and Genoese ships and Monaco (under Charles Grimaldi, who used the plunder to help found the principality of Monaco). Visit Southampton in 1339, Edward III ordered that the walls are built to "bridge the city". Rebuilding width of the walls date from 1175, led to the termination of the west wall in 1380. About half of the walls, 13 towers of origin, and six gates survive.

The walls of the city include the house of God Tower, built in 1417, artillery fortification built the first mission to England. Over the years it was used as a home for the gunner of the city, the city jail and even storage of the Southampton Harbour Board. Today it opened as the Museum of Archaeology. The walls were made in the 15th century, but later, the development of several new fortifications along Southampton Water and the Solent in Southampton was that Henry VIII was not dependent on their fortifications.

During the Middle Ages, shipbuilding became an important industrial city. Henry V famous warship HMS Grace Dieu was built in Southampton. Walter Taylor in the mechanization of the block of 18 th century was an important step in the process of the industrial revolution. From 1904-2004, Thornycroft Shipbuilding Yard has been a major employer in Southampton, the construction and repair of ships used in the two world wars.

Before the start of the Battle of Agincourt King Henry, in 1415, the leaders and the "Southampton Plot" by Richard, Earl of Cambridge, Henry Scrope, Baron Scrope has 3 ° Masham and Sir Thomas Grey Heton, was accused of treason and attempted what is now the Red Lion public house on High Street. They were convicted and summarily executed outside the Bargate.

Southampton has been used for military shipment, even during the wars of the 18th century with the French, the Crimean War and the Boer War. Southampton was named No. 1 military port of embarkation during the Great War and became an important center for the treatment of wounded and prisoners of war return. He also was instrumental in preparing the invasion of Europe in 1944.

Southampton became a spa town in 1740. Had also become a popular site for swimming in the sea since 1760, despite the lack of quality beach. Innovative buildings for this purpose was built in West Quay, where the bathrooms, which were filled and emptied the flow of the tides.

The city has experienced a major expansion of the Victorian era. Southampton Docks society was formed in 1835. In October 1838, the port of the first stone was completed and the first dock was opened in 1842. The structural and economic development of the port continued for decades to come. The rail link to London was fully opened in May 1840. Southampton later became known as the gateway to the empire.

The gate was the starting point for the Pilgrims aboard the Mayflower in 1620. In 1912, the Titanic sailed from Southampton. Four of the five crew members on board was Sotonians, about one third of those who perished in the tragedy of the city. Southampton door to the future home for the transatlantic passenger data with the services managed by the Blue Ribbon Cunard RMS Queen Mary, and his running mate RMS Queen Elizabeth. In 1938, the port of Southampton came home with for Imperial Airways seaplanes. Southampton Container Terminal opened in 1968 and has continued.

The Supermarine Spitfire was designed and developed in Southampton, the evolution of the Schneider Trophy seaplanes winner of the 1920 and 1930. Its designer, RJ Mitchell, lived in the Portswood area of Southampton, and his house is marked with a blue plaque. A heavy bombardment of the factory in September 1940 that destroyed nearby houses and civilian population, killing the workers. WWII Southampton particularly hard hit due to its strategic importance as an important commercial port and industrial area. Before the invasion of Europe, the components of a Mulberry port were built here. After D-Day, Southampton docks handle military cargo to help keep the Allied forces supplied, making it a key target of the bombing of the Luftwaffe until the end of 1944.

630 people have died as a result of air strikes in Southampton and nearly 2,000 wounded, not counting the thousands of buildings damaged or destroyed.

Pockets of Georgian architecture survived the war, but much of the city was razed to the ground. There was extensive restructuring since World War II. Traffic congestion increases in the 1920s led to the partial demolition of medieval walls around the Bargate in 1932 and 1938. But most of these walls remain.

Royal Charter in 1952, updated at University College and the University of Southampton, Highfield. Southampton acquired the status of the city, becoming the city of Southampton in 1964.

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