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Transfer of Equity in Oxted

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Updated: 20/10/16

Local data:

The nearest station to Oxted is Oxted. Oxted's closest airport is London Biggin Hill Airport (5 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 25 miles, London City Airport is 18 miles, London Heliport Airport is 17 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 10 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 10 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 24 miles, Rochester Airport is 23 miles and away.

Commuters are well catered for with Oxted enjoying very convenient motorway access close at approximately 3 miles of Junction 6 Westbound of the M25.

North Downs Caterham is a nearby hospital.


How do we get low cost conveyancing?


Numerous solicitors claim to offer so-called cheap conveyancing quotes, but extra charges are frequently hidden in the terms and conditions. Your Oxted conveyancing quote should also state any disbursements.The online quote calculator can generate an accurate statement of the legal fees for the property you plan to buy.


Do property searches need to be carried out?


These searches are a standardised set of enquiries requested by your conveyancer via specific agencies. Searches are unrelated to a building survey and do not relate to defects such as failed double glazing.


What local factors can impact land in Oxted, and should they be a problem?


Residential property in Oxted may be contaminated by a range of human activities, and an environmental search should reveal whether a property may be affected by local contaminants such as local historic industrial processes. Chalkpit Lane, RH8 0QW is one such potential cause of local contamination.


What type of conveyancing searches in respect to the uncertain risk of local flooding around Surrey will a conveyancer in Oxted actually carry out on a seventies maisonette I am buying?


An experienced conveyancing lawyer will apply for environmental searches that should include Oxted flood risk area data. Depending on the results, your property lawyer in Oxted may propose an inexpensive additional detailed flood risk search.


Does your solicitors company administer property auction conveyancing in Oxted?


We are very knowledgeable with auction buyers and sellers. Regularly unusual properties are listed at property auctions and these demand deeper legwork. We therefore encourage that auction buyers select a residential lawyer in advance of the auction day to allow time for a full investigation of the legal pack. Post auction day, your lawyer will be able to concentrate on carry out the legal side of things inside 28 days, a requirement of terms of sale.


For a property valued at £315000, how is stamp duty worked out?


SDLT in Oxted is based on the value of the house or flat. Stamp duty will be £9450 on a £315000 property (information correct 17/02/2013).


Why could the conveyancing process require months?


Conveyancing may be subject to numerous interruptions or delays for a variety of reasons. The causes are beyond the solicitors' power, Homeward Legal, however, work hard to reduce their cost wherever possible. Reasons for delay may include problems with arranging a mortgage.


What does conveyancing searches usually cost?


Conveyancing searches ranges in cost, subject to the searches your lender requires. Searches are charged 'at cost'.