We are planning to buy with Dudley Building Society, what will I need to be aware of?
A small number of lenders have reduced the number of firms able to act for them. Homeward Legal are able to act for all large lenders, keeping buyers' legal costs to a minimum.
The home being bought is on a ex-industrial site. Could the soil be contaminated by industrial waste?
Billingham agriculture or industry can cause soil contamination. Data on many contaminants, such as groundwater contaminants like petrol, will be included in an environmental search.
What individual conveyancing searches should my Billingham property lawyer conduct when acting on a Billingham building?
Standard conveyancing protocol is to get Local Authority Search, Drainage and Water Search (CON29DW) and Environment Search and occasionally specific searches for instance Flood Risk search.
Is your panel of solicitors able to move quickly on auction conveyancing in Billingham?
Our property solicitors frequently work for sellers at auction. We invariably advise buyers at auction to appoint a local lawyer prior to the auction day to give enough time for a thorough review of the legal pack.
Immediately following the date of the auction the lawyer is completely ready for completing the transaction inside the limited time frame as conventionally required .
I am hopeful that we will sell our freehold house at a property auction, does your firm introduce any very fast Billingham solicitors ?
Homeward Legal takes a speed focused approach to fulfilling conveyancing for home sellers to meet the sellers needs.
With Homeward Legal, conveyancing solicitors attempt to communicate throughout the buyer and seller chain and who always use leading edge integrated technology to push through the property sale quickly.
Should I select a firm of solicitors that works with by my estate agent?
Estate agent recommendations are a common way to find a solicitor. However, if the agent is paid a fee by the solicitor, an agent may decide to recommend whichever firm pays the most per referral, not a firm with local expertise and a solid reputation.