By Frances Traynor
19th July 2017
"Working together is vital for an less stressful move."
When buying, selling or remortgaging a home in Battle, you will need a property lawyer to look after the legal work on your behalf.
Homeward Legal's property lawyers have a wealth of experience of conveyancing in Battle and across East Sussex. Our highly proactive approach often means we complete the transaction faster than other firms.
Conveyancing solicitors who handle all the conveyancing work for your home move for a fixed price.
If for any reason your East Sussex house move does not complete we do not charge you any conveyancing fees.
With their local experience, our CQS solicitors will guide you through the whole of the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
The nearest train station to Battle is Crowhurst, almost 2 miles away. Battle's nearest airport is Lydd Airport (20 miles).
The neighbouring hospital for Battle is St Leonards on Sea, Sussex.Q.
Many online and high street solicitors promote supposedly 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', but additional fees are frequently hidden in small print. Additional fees found in the terms should be fair. They only be applied if your conveyancer must complete additional work for you, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process.Q.
The Homeward Legal partnership have solicitors who have experience working with the majority of lenders. A number of mortgage specialists operate in Battle, such as Richmond Finance Services, London House/Manchester Rd, Ninfield, Battle, TN33 9JX.Q.
The standard conveyancing procedure is to obtain these searches - Local Authority (personal or official), Drainage and Water Search (CON29DW), Environment Search and Gypsum Mining Search and perhaps specific searches, like a Official Search of whole without priority.Q.
Stamp duty reduction scheme should not be considered when purchasing in Battle, as such schemes are expensive and , if the scheme fails, you may be charged a penalty of up to 100% of the stamp duty amount owed.
Conservation areas are specified by the local Hastings planning authority, who govern things like trees to the inhibition of advertising hoardings.
English Heritage, a government body, have assembled records of the state of conservation areas.Q.
Food risk searches applied for by a conveyancing solicitor in Battle will also include a far more detailed search (Landmark) if it is felt necessary.
If you are worried you could get in touch with a close neighbour or regional East Sussex flooding repair expert like Parker & Son, Presbytery, Sedlescombe, Battle, TN33 0QF Tel: 01424 870284.Q.
Stamp Duty will rely on the purchase price of the house. It is £25360 on a £634000 home.*
*Accurate as of June 2012Q.
If you choose a solicitor with 'no move, no fee' protection, as soon as possible, as conveyancing involves several tasks that can be carried out very early in the process. Some groups advocate postponing instruction until a chain is completed, but doing so will put you at a disadvantage compared to better prepared buyers, or if your buyer decides to pull out due to delays.