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Transfer of Equity in Rye

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: 15/10/16

Rye information:

The nearest station to Rye is Rye. The nearest airport to Rye is Lydd Airport (9 miles).


Rye attractions


Lamb House National Trust , Rye Windmill and Camber Castle English Heritage are near to Rye.

The nearest hospital to Rye is West View Tenterden.


I am looking for the cheapest conveyancing quote. Will we get a quote or and estimate?


Many online and high street firms promote so-called 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. However additional fees may inflate the final bill. A quote for conveyancing in Rye ought to list any disbursements.


I am intending to purchase a house in Barlavington. Will a chancel search be required?


A conveyancing solicitor should confirm that a chancel search is taken out. Although some Parochial Church Councils have chosen to exact chancel repairs on the owners of land subject to chancel liability, there is no guarantee that a parish which has not imposed liability will not continue to be so.


Do you have good solicitors that do the conveyancing of residential property auction properties in Rye?


Homeward Legal is accustomed to working with auction buyers and sellers. Normally hard to value buildings are listed at auction and these demand further investigation. We therefore strongly recommend that purchasers instruct a residential conveyancing company prior to the date of the auction to allow sufficient time for a full investigation of the documents.

Thereafter, following the auction day, the property conveyancing lawyer needs to be focused on quickly get through the transaction

in less than 28 days after exchange of contracts as typically required by the standard auction conditions.


Flood searches are determined from archived information and given recent flooding for instance the fact that 2012 was second wettest year since on record, are they comfort enough to identify sufficient information about the local Rye flood risk?


Flood searches carried out by your lawyer in Rye should include a far more informative search (Landmark) if the risk warrants it.

If you are still concerned it may be worth trying to contact a close neighbour or local East Sussex flood damage expert such as: Citadel Restoration Ltd, Chandlers Reach/Military Rd, Rye, TN31 7NY Tel: 01797 226903.


Could the conveyancing for my Rye purchase incorporate any additional fees?


No. We do not hide any extra, hidden charges for standard conveyancing. A Homeward Legal conveyancing quote is an single, accurate fee.


What particular search enquiries should the Rye solicitor conduct when carrying out the conveyancing for a Rye flat?


The regular conveyancing procedure will be to get Local Authority (council), Drainage Search (Con29DW or personal), Environmental and Coal Mining and, depending on certain criteria, specific searches such as Commons Registration Search.


Are there services who remediate contaminated soil in Rye?


Remediation of contaminated land in Rye is possible is some cases, although it can be expensive, and local authorities will usually be responsible. For further information, contact A & J Eccles Turf Supplies, Tyson Marsh Farm, Iden, Rye, TN31 7UY.


How is Rye contaminated land checked?


Numerous of contaminants may spoil residential property in Rye, such as radioactive substances in the region. An environmental search can give more clarity.