Do you advise taking action to avoid paying for stamp duty on the property?
Homeward Legal do not recommend any form of stamp duty scheme, as such schemes are highly expensive and very risky.
Do fixtures and fittings include things like aerials and satellite dishes?
House purchasers are frequently confused by the vagueness surrounding fixtures and fittings. Completion or agreement of a fixtures and fittings form is unfortunately often left to the last minute, when a dispute may jeopordise the transaction, and this makes a fixtures and fittings form so necessary.
How long will it take our property solicitor to conduct the legal work for the lower floor of building?
The process can take anywhere from 3 weeks and twelve weeks, which can depend on a number of things, like the efficiency of the seller's property solicitor, or absent parties. Homeward Legal's property solicitors are extremely focused on speed and communication, with a view to completing in as short a time as achievable.
How is stamp duty rates measured in Bexleyheath, and how much should we pay on a £851k property?
The Stamp Duty payable is dependent on the property's value. On a £851k house, stamp duty will be £34040.*
*Source: www.hmrc.gov.uk, February 2013
I am trying to find fast solicitors in Bexleyheath - is that Homeward Legals solicitors?
Homeward Legal takes a speed focused approach to fulfilling conveyancing work for movers as quickly as possible.
With Homeward Legal, chosen solicitors always communicate through every part of the buyer and seller property chain and that always implement the very latest case and work flow systems to exchange on the sale of your property quickly.
Is contaminated land an issue in Bexleyheath?
Land will be contaminated by several human activities. Contaminants like radioactive substances in the region and proximity to landfill sites should be reported on during conveyancing searches.
My local agent has suggested a conveyancing solicitor. Will it be faster to use this firm?
Many estate agents have referral deals with solicitors where they refer conveyancing clients to them. These referrals need to be weighed up against alternatives, as some agents choose whichever firm pays the most per referral, not the best value for you.
What are Bexleyheath's conveyancing searches?
Searches are an accepted set of enquiries carried out in the interest of the purchaser, which may include a British waterways search. Whether buying in Bexleyheath or elsewhere, you should be aware that, conveyancing searches deal with the legal aspects of the purchase.