By Frances Traynor
24th April 2018
"The team to rely on throughout your home move."
When buying or selling in Banstead, you will need to chose a lawyer to look after the legal work for you.
Homeward Legal's network of solicitors have vast experience of conveyancing in Banstead and all over Surrey and our pragmatic approach often means we move you in the shortest possible time.
Conveyancing solicitors who undertake all the conveyancing work for your home move for a fixed rate.
We do not charge you any solicitors fees, if for any reason your Surrey house move does not complete.
Using local conveyancing expertise, our CQS solicitors will guide you along every step of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Tadworth Surrey Windmill, Cheam Lumley Chapel Churches Conservation Trust and Croydon Airport Vistor Centre Aviation Museum are easily accessible from Banstead.
The closest airport to Banstead is London Biggin Hill Airport. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 15 miles, London City Airport is 17 miles, London Heliport Airport is 11 miles s, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 16 miles, Farnborough (TAG London) Airport is 25 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 12 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 12 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 14 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 19 miles, Elstree Airport is 24 miles and away. Banstead's closest train station is Banstead.
The most convenient hospital to Banstead is Royal Marsden Sutton.Q.
Numerous solicitors purport to offer 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. However additional costs are frequently hidden in the solicitor's terms of engagement. Any disbursements must also be stated on the conveyancing quote. Homeward Legal quotes are not estimates, and offer a clear statement of your legal fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.Q.
With over eight thousand affected areas in England, the regions in or near Banstead will include a range of areas of conservation. The local authority will offer more information about local areas of conservation, and the lawyer handling your purchase address the consequences of purchasing property in a conservation area.Q.
We suggest that you book a building survey. There are a range of concerns that can negatively affect a property. These include corrosion of pipework. These will not be reported on by a solicitor.Q.
English Heritage, a government body, have assembled a list of the condition (poor to good) of conservation areas. Conservation areas are created by the local authority (Reigate and Banstead) who administer things like the upkeep of public spaces to the halting of advertising hoardings.Q.
As is widely reported, a faster move is key is to employing a proactive property lawyer. You should consider:
There are no arguments at all why you cant handle the conveyancing unaided. That said, a property solicitor takes care of a large array of exercises including applying for and interpreting office copies or checking for any restrictive covenants which need a qualified professional. Additionally solicitors are required by the Law Society to carry relevant insurance cover that ultimately protects you from any professional negligence made by the lawyer.Q.
Stamp duty is due on homes priced at over £125,000. We strongly advise against any stamp duty scheme. Such schemes are highly expensive and unreliable.Q.
A Banstead conveyancing solicitor is likely to recommend a chancel search. Chancel repair has the potential to be charged on owners of a house where Parochial Church Councils may have not done so in the past. For property in the parish of Kew with Petersham, it is not safe to rely on the historical behaviour of the parish council alone as a guide.