By Frances Traynor
19th April 2018
"Teamwork means the ability to work together towards a common aim."
If you are selling or buying a property in Benfleet, you will need to chose a property lawyer to take care of conveyancing work for you.
Our conveyancing lawyers have many years experience of conveyancing in Benfleet and throughout Essex. Our highly proactive approach means we move you in the shortest possible time.
Our solicitors handle all the legal work for your move for a fixed cost.
If for any reason your Essex house move does not complete you will not be charged any solicitors fees.
With local Benfleet experience, our CQS solicitors will guide you through the whole of your sale or purchase.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Benfleet train station is almost 1 mile from Benfleet and Benfleet's closest airport is London, Southend Airport. London City Airport is 23 miles, London Airport is 6 miles and Rochester Airport is 14 miles away.Q.
Rayleigh Windmill, Hadleigh Castle Country Park Country Park and Watt Tyler Pitsea Country Park are around Benfleet.
The closest hospital is Basildon, University.Q.
Confusion over this matter catches out many homeowners, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted, and many solicitors promote 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. Unfortunately additional charges are often hiding in the small print. These terms are often ignored by excited homeowners, eager to get underway. Our quotes clearly state the solicitors' fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.Q.
Some metal contamination may have occurred throughout Benfleet, but some very localised cases of contamination in Benfleet may pose unacceptably high risk. Also considering issues such as groundwater contamination and organohalides, contaminants affecting Benfleet property will be factored into an environmental search.Q.
Homeward Legal has a highly active modus operandi to finishing the conveyancing process for clients as fast as possible.
Homeward Legals CQS solicitors approach is to use new case management systems . Importantly , we provide you with a firm incentivised to communicate through all parts of the chain .
The conventional legal protocol will be to obtain Local Authority Search, Drainage Search and Environment Search and occasionally less common searches, which may include a Index Map.Q.
Property owners in a neighbourhood near a medieval church must contribute towards the cost of repairs, where chancel repair liability exists. A chancel search addresses if such a liability exists. The solicitor acting on your behalf will be able to advise as to whether a chancel search is necessary. Churches in Benfleet where chancel liability may apply include New Thundersley St George.Q.
Some lenders have opted to reduce the size of their 'solicitor panel'. Homeward Legal can act on behalf of all major lenders in the UK.Q.
Your property solicitor will approach the council to reveal the applicable council tax band and rates, which should be written in the title report. Up-to-date rates for properties in Benfleet are tabled online at the Castle Point local authority website. At the time of writing on 14 July 2012 the rates are:
Our solicitors and licensed conveyancers in Benfleet commonly handle the legal work for bidders at auction. Conveyancers tend to inform buyers to instruct a residential lawyer prior to the auction so there is time for a full review. After the property auction date your instructed lawyer is wholly able to concentrate on completing the purchase inside the usual 28 days as conventionally required .