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Conveyancing in Beckenham Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 17/01/17

Planning to moving to the area? Relevant local public service details -

The nearest airport to Beckenham is London Biggin Hill Airport (6 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 19 miles, London City Airport is 8 miles, London Heliport Airport is 8 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 21 mile s, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 19 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 19 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 19 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 20 miles, Elstree Airport is 22 miles, Rochester Airport is 24 miles and away and the closest train station to Beckenham is Beckenham Junction, almost a mile away.

Beckenham is the closest hospital for Beckenham.

Q.

How do we find a cheap solicitor for buying a home?

A.

Both high-street and online property lawyers purport to offer so-called 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. Unfortunately extra charges are often hiding in the terms of engagement that homeowners often do not check. Any disbursements ought to be listed on a Beckenham conveyancing quote. The online quote calculator can generate an accurate statement of the legal fees for the property you plan to buy.

Q.

In the next month we are expecting to be finally moving out of our detached house just outside Beckenham to a larger flat in Bickley when to book a house removal firm?

A.

We will advise that buyers delay until after contracts have exchanged has occurred as the firm date will not have been confirmed. Some house removals firms might impose a late cancellation fee . Why not try AAA REMOVALS Ltd, 1 Brook Ct/Blakeney Rd, Beckenham, BR3 1HG Telephone: 020 8401 8778 or Anicemanwithavan.Com, 56 Copers Cope Rd, Beckenham, BR3 1NB on 0844 332 8495.

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How much is the council tax on a Sixties semi-detached property in Beckenham?

A.

Typically the report on title should cover the appropriate Bromley council tax band.

Council tax rates for properties in Beckenham are tabled at the Bromley council website. Currently, 23/09/2012, rates are as follows:

  • Band A - £865.00
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  • Band B - £1,010.00
  • Band C - £1,154.00
  • Band D - £1,298.00
  • Band E - £1,586.00
  • Band F - £1,875.00
  • Band G - £2,163.00
  • Band H - £2,596.00

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Has soil in Beckenham been contaminated by molybdenum (Mo)?

A.

Beckenham's local area has a history of contamination from agriculture or industry, like much of the UK. Data on many contaminants, such as acidic compounds, will be included in an environmental search.

Q.

Does your conveyancing solicitor in Beckenham carry out any conveyancing searches on the London Regency end-of-terrace flat I am intending to buy?

A.

If buying and taking out a mortgage the lender insist that a solicitor to get at least specific searches, including these searches - Local Authority (personal or official), Drainage and Water Search (CON29DW or personal) and Environmental and, depending on certain criteria, less common searches such as Commons Registration Search.

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Where can we determine more data on the upkeep of conservation areas in Beckenham and Beckenham?

A.

Conservation area concerns including whether trees can be cut down, non sympathetic doors or modern telephone boxes etc. are managed by the local Bromley planning authority. Following a campaign, English Heritage administer a list of the state of conservation areas in Beckenham and across England.

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How long should it take our assigned property lawyer to carry out the conveyancing process on a detached home we are intending to buy?

A.

It can take anywhere between one month and twelve weeks depending on various factors e.g. the speed of the vendor's conveyancer, or whether the property is leasehold, Freehold or share of freehold. Our chosen lawyers are exceptionally proactive completing the legal process as soon we can.

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Which environmental factors can affect land in Beckenham. Will they be checked for thoroughly?

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Property in Beckenham may be contaminated by many environmental factors, such as waste treatment sites in the area and local historic industrial processes. An environmental search should offer more information.

 
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