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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: 18/10/16

Read all about the Godstone area ;

Motorists are well served with Godstone ideally situated with very convenient major road access close at inside 1m of Junction 6 Westbound of the M25.

The closest airport to Godstone is London Biggin Hill Airport. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 23 miles, London City Airport is 19 miles, London Heliport Airport is 17 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 24 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 8 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 8 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 22 miles and away. Godstone's closest train station is Godstone at 2 miles.

North Downs Caterham is the closest hospital to Godstone.


How do I get affordable conveyancing in Godstone?


Both high-street and online firms claim to offer so-called 'the cheapest conveyancing'. However additional fees may be added into the terms and conditions. The disbursements to be paid should be included on your conveyancing quote Additional fees found in terms of engagement should be fair. Our online calculator will create an accurate quote for your buy.


What average time does it take my conveyancing solicitor to exchange contracts all of the conveyancing formalities on the lower floor of Thirties building in Godstone?


The legal process can take anywhere from around a month and 3 months based on various things, such as the speed of the vendor's property solicitor, or contentious issues that may arise.


I am buying a sixties house in the middle of a Godstone conservation area, where does one get details concerning the state of repair?


Following a campaign, English Heritage keep a list of the condition (poor to good) of conservation areas. Conservation areas in Godstone are nominated by the local Tandridge planning authority, who administer things like the upkeep of public spaces to the policing of back illuminated signs.


What are fixtures and fittings?


Purchasers are frequently confused by the lack of detail regarding fixtures and fittings. Completion or agreement of a fixtures and fittings form is unfortunately often left to the last minute, when a dispute may jeopordise the transaction.


Should I get a local property surveyor to review the house purchase?


The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors suggest that most Godstone buyers order a home buyer survey. Buyers should be aware that there are a range of problems that have a negative impact on a property, which a conveyancing solicitor will not report on, such as flat roof leaks and chimney defects.


Is it necessary that we get a chancel search when we are purchasing in Godstone?


Owners of property near to a medieval church may be required to contribute towards the cost of repairs. This is referred to as chancel repair liability. As a consequence of a recent Act, interest over any affected land must be registered by October 2013. A solicitor will be able to advise as to whether a chancel search is necessary, and recommend suitable insurance. Godstone churches which may give rise to chancel liability include St Nicholas.


I am buying at auction and would like ensure a fast conveyancing transaction, what should we do?


Crucial to fast conveyancing is to use a experienced conveyancer. There are various jobs you can do to get moving sooner, such as, quickly answering your conveyancer's questions, calling or emailing the conveyancer, and chase them if you suspect any delays and confirming your mortgage offer.


We ideally want to exchange on the sale of our apartment in a very short time frame, are you really fast solicitors in Godstone ?


Our solicitors have an extremely active approach to carrying out the conveyancing work as fast as possible.

Homeward Legal only introduce you to conveyancing solicitors who are selected because they will efficiently communicate through all parts of the buyer and seller chain .

In addition Homeward Legals property lawyers are specifically chosen as they use expensive document and form assembly systems to exchange on your home move as quickly as possible.