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Conveyancing in Brockley Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 21/07/17

Local points of interest in Brockley

Brixton London Windmill, Blackheath Old Dover Rd Library Art Gallery and Eltham Palace English Heritage are situated in Brockley.

The nearest airport to Brockley is London City Airport (5 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 18 miles, London Heliport Airport is 7 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 20 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 22 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 22 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 18 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 18 miles, Elstree Airport is 19 miles, Rochester Airport is 25 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 10 miles away. The closest station to Brockley is Crofton Park, around a mile away.

The closest hospital is University Lewisham.

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I need a fixed rate conveyancing quote in Brockley. How do I get a quote?

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Both high-street and online conveyancers offer so-called cheap conveyancing quotes, however extra fees will be included in the solicitor's terms of engagement. Charges included in terms of engagement ought to be reasonable and only be applied if your conveyancer must perform additional tasks in your interest, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Homeward Legal quotes offer a clear statement of your legal fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.

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Will the fees for our conveyancing conceal any hidden costs?

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No. Homeward Legal do not charge any hidden extra costs whatsoever. You should be aware that some firms only provide estimates disguised as quotes, which they will not be bound to.

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Does a Brockley conveyancing solicitor apply for any property on the London Fifties mid terrace house I want to buy?

If applying for a mortgage a mortgage lender requires you to at least these searches - Local Authority (personal or official), Drainage and Water Search and Environmental, as well as any less common searches, which may include a Land charges full Search.

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What should we do regarding nickel soil contamination in Brockley?

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Extensive measures are taken across Brockley and the region to resolve soil contamination. Other sources of contaminated land include disinfection by-products.

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I am buying at auction and need ensure a fast conveyancing transaction, how could we accelerate the process?

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As is widely reported, instructing a proactive, diligent property lawyer is key faster conveyancing. Furthermore, there are a range of things you can also do to accelerate the process, such as, asking for property searches to be ordered immediately, completing all forms as soon as possible and ordering a property survey early in the transaction.

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How do I learn more info the status of Brockley and Brockley conservation areas?

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English Heritage keep a list of the state of conservation areas in Brockley and across England. Conservation areas in Brockley, such as public spaces, the addition of stone cladding or advertising hoardings are governed by the local authority (Lewisham).

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How much will our conveyancing searches cost?

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Brockley conveyancing searches ranges in cost. Searches are disbursements, and are not included in your solicitor's fees.

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How can the sale conveyancing process require so much time and effort?

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The legal work involved in buying or selling Brockley property could take more time even where there is no chain. In some cases, the delays are beyond a solicitor's power. We understand that these can cause considerable stress and do our best to diminish the consequences of these delays whenever feasible by driving the transaction forward. Delays may include a slow firm acting for the lender.

 
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