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Transfer of Equity in Earls Court

A transfer of equity occurs when a property owner wishes to change the legal ownership of the property. Reasons include marriage, divorce and tax planning.

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Updated: 26/10/16

Local points of interest in Earls Court

Carlyle's House National Trust , Wandsworth London Windmill, Science Museum Kensington Aviation Museum and 7 Hammersmith Terrace Historic Houses Association are near to Earls Court.

West Brompton station is around a mile from Earls Court. Earls Court's nearest airport is Northolt Jet Centre Airport (10 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 12 miles, London City Airport is 11 miles s, London Heliport Airport is 2 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 13 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 23 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 23 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 11 miles s, Elstree Airport is 13 miles, White Waltham Airport is 25 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 15 miles away.

Commuters are well catered for with Earls Court having good major road access nearby at very close at a couple of miles of the A40M.

The closest hospital to Earls Court is Cromwell London.


We need an affordable Earls Court conveyancing estimate. What are the risks?


Many law firms claim to offer 'the cheapest conveyancing', but additional charges may inflate the solicitor's invoice. Fees listed in terms of engagement needs to be fair and reasonable and be applicable solely where the solicitor must complete unanticipated additional work on your behalf, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. The Homeward Legal quote calculator will confirm the solicitors' fees, based on the property you are buying.


What does the searches in Earls Court be?


Conveyancing searches ranges in cost, and will be dependent on your lender's requirements. Searches are paid out to a 3rd party.


Might our conveyancing charges for our Earls Court move take into account any additional charges?


We do not hide any hidden extra costs for standard conveyancing work. Your quote is an honest and accurate price the legal costs for your transaction.


Would you recommend making the effort to get out of paying stamp duty to the Revenue?


Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is usually due on homes valued at over 125,000 pounds. Stamp duty avoidance must be treated with caution. Such schemes are highly expensive and often likely to fail.


Do you advise that we get a chancel liability search? We are buying a property by church grounds in Earls Court.


Property owners near to a medieval church may be required to subsidise repairs. This is referred to as chancel repair liability. A chancel search addresses if such a liability exists. Your solicitor will suggest an appropriate indemnity policy to address chancel liability. Earls Court Church of England properties where chancel liability may apply include St Cuthbert Philbeach Gardens.


I am bidding at a property auction and would like ensure a fast conveyancing transaction, what do we need to do?


As is often reported, finding a proactive, diligent conveyancing solicitor is the key to a fast conveyancing transaction. There are, however, a range of things you could do, such as, requesting regular updates from your conveyancing solicitor and keep the pressure on, organising your finances and quickly answering your conveyancing solicitor's questions.


Environmental searches may be standard procedure for home buyers but when one considers recent weather changes such as the serious flooding in the UK in April 2012 are they comfort enough to investigate enough about the Earls Court flood risk area?


Your solicitor in Earls Court will recommend that you include informative environmental searches if the initial conveyancing searches flag up any kind of Earls Court flood risk area

For more peace of mind why not speak to a next door neighbour.


For a house valued at £891k, what should be determined for stamp duty tax?


Stamp Duty Land Tax in Earls Court is based on the purchase price. Stamp duty will be £35640 on a £891k home.*

*Correct January 2013