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Conveyancing in East Croydon Q & A's

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Updated: 21/10/16

Some helpful local public service details -

East Croydon's nearest airport is London Biggin Hill Airport (6 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 17 miles, London City Airport is 11 miles s, London Heliport Airport is 8 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 19 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 16 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 16 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 17 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 19 miles, Elstree Airport is 22 miles and away and East Croydon station is about a mile from East Croydon.

The closest hospital to East Croydon is Mayday University Thornton Heath.


We are looking for a discount conveyancing estimate in East Croydon. because we are on a limited budget.


Several firms advertise 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. However additional fees may inflate your final bill. A quote for conveyancing in East Croydon ought to define third party costs, termed disbursements, to be paid. Extra costs included in terms of engagement should be fair and reasonable. Our quotes clearly state all legal fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.


Where do I discover more info on the conservation areas in East Croydon and East Croydon?


Following a campaign, English Heritage maintain records of the state of conservation areas. Local conservation areas for instance private spaces or back illuminated signs are handled by the local authority (Bromley).


Is obtaining landlord's consent to assignment of lease passed on at cost?


Disbursements and fees ought to be stated on the quote for your conveyancing, with all potential additional costs clearly stated. This cost is a fee not a disbursement. It should be included in a quote for your conveyancing.


How do I bypass paying SDLT rates?


Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) commonly must be paid for homes over one hundred and twenty-five thousand pounds. We firmly advise against any stamp duty reduction scheme. Such schemes are costly and HMRC may challenge a scheme up to six years later and the total stamp duty tax may be payable, along with interest and penalties.


Are there any conservation areas in the area?


With over 8,000 such areas listed across the country, the regions in or near East Croydon include a range of conservation areas. You may wish to contact the local council for more information, but your conveyancing lawyer will address this during the conveyancing process.


We are going to buy in East Croydon. Should we have property searches performed?


Conveyancing searches are a prescribed set of enquiries ordered by the property solicitor. These will not give information on the physical condition of the property.


Will a local conveyancing solicitor in East Croydon commission official or personal searches on my home purchase?


The property lawyer will make a recommendation about the best route, depending on issues like search price. For personal searches, the lawyer may look for a search agent wit local experience like Pali Croydon - also trading as Pali 22 (Croydon), trading names of Scott Andrews, 27 Woodstock Road, Croydon, Surrey, CRO 1JS Tel: 07773 375 971.


How is contaminated land in East Croydon investigated?


Land would be contaminated by a range of natural causes and human activities. Contaminants such as brine works or environmental radon sources should be considered as part of the appropriate search.