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Transfer of Equity in Trafford

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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Conveyancing in Trafford Q & A's

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Updated: 27/10/16

Motorists are well served with Trafford enjoying good road access nearby at 1.4 miles of Junction 8 Westbound of the M60.

Eccles, Barton Aerodrome Airport is 4 miles from Trafford. Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 22 miles, Manchester Terminals 1 & 3 Airport is 6 miles, Manchester Terminal 2 Airport is 5 miles and Eccles Airport is 4 miles away. The closest train station to Trafford is Navigation Road.

Trafford General is a relatively close hospital to Trafford.


How do I get the best rates for conveyancing for a £319,000 property?


Various solicitors purport to offer 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. Often extra charges will be included in small print which unwary buyers fail to check. The disbursements to be paid ought to be defined on a Trafford conveyancing quote. Our quotes are not estimates, stating all the solicitors fees you will pay for a standard sale or purchase.


Is it a silly move to take care of the conveyancing myself on my own.


In theory there is no argument why a home seller cannot conduct bulk of the legal process yourself. In reality however, a property solicitor takes care of a large number of actions including chasing deeds and DS1 documents and registering the new title owner some of which require a qualified professional. In any event however, lawyers are required to get appropriate indemnity insurance to safeguard you in the event of any oversights.


How many weeks does conveyancing need, in your opinion? I need a fast service.


On average, the time needed to buy or sell a house will vary, affected by several issues which may affect the property, for example, whether either party has a mortgage. With our property specialists, every purchase receives communicative and proactive service, resulting in the fastest possible outcome.


In respect of the widespread flooding in Sept 2012 in North West England, we are questioning if property conveyancing searches won't be sufficient?


A good conveyancing solicitor in Trafford will consider carry out flood risk searches if the standard searches flag up any kind of Trafford area flood risk

It is not uncommon for buyers to converse with a close neighbour for that further insight.


Does 'fixtures and fittings' include things like tables?


In the main, fixtures are fixed to walls and other surfaces and fixtures are free-standing items, like lampshades. This may not considered until it is too late, making the approval of the list of fixtures and fittings essential.


Do Homeward Legal get involved in auction conveyancing in Trafford?


All of our property conveyancers frequently work for sellers at auction. Lawyers always advocate bidders to formally instruct their chosen lawyer prior to the auction day to allow sufficient time for a detailed report of the auction legal papers.

Subsequently, following the property auction a prepared property lawyer is geared up to finish the transaction in under 28 days after exchange of contracts, a normal requirement of terms of sale.


I am interested in purchasing a property in Trafford. Can we find out whether the property is in a conservation area?


Conservation areas categorise regions designated as being of historical merit. Urmston Barton-upon-Irwell, Altrincham Ashley Heath and Altrincham Bowdon are among the conservation areas in Trafford. A lawyer will discuss what specific restrictions are in place for affected areas in Trafford.


What type of local environmental checks concerning the uncertain risk of flooding to properties in Greater Manchester will my conveyancing solicitor in Trafford be able to carry out?


Your property conveyancing lawyer makes an application for standard formal conveyancing searches that will include Trafford area flood risk information. A more detailed Greater Manchester database search (e.g Homecheck) will sometimes be advocated by a Trafford lawyer if in the event that the enviro. search show that there is flood risk to the property.