By Frances Traynor
20th April 2017
"Working together is the secret to an easy home move."
If you are selling or buying in Coleford, you must instruct a solicitor to carry out the legal work for you.
Homeward Legal's solicitor network have many years experience of conveyancing in Coleford and throughout Gloucestershire and our proactive approach means we complete the transaction in the shortest possible time.
Our property lawyers handle all the conveyancing work for your home move for a fixed rate.
If for any reason your Gloucestershire house move does not complete you will not be charged any conveyancing fees.
Using local conveyancing experience, our CQS solicitors will guide you through the whole of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Coleford's closest airport is Gloucester Airport. The nearest station to Coleford is Lydney, almost 7 miles away.
Dilke Memorial Ruspidge is a nearby hospital.Q.
Both high-street and online firms promote so-called 'the cheapest conveyancing'. Often extra charges are frequently hidden in the solicitor's terms, left unregarded by busy sellers and buyers Our quotes are not estimates, stating all the solicitors fees you will pay for a standard sale or purchase.Q.
There is no strict definition of fixtures and fittings, resulting in considerable confusion once the buyer moves in and some items which the buyer assumed would be left behind are taken by the sellers when they move out. For many transactions, this is neglected, which makes a fixtures and fittings form so useful.Q.
Your homes council tax band will usually be set out in the conveyancing report on title along with the local council Council tax charges for homes in Coleford are detailed on the Forest of Dean council site. As of 06 July 2012 rates for all bands are:
Where land in Coleford was once owned by a lay-rector, new owners of that property may be obliged to cover the cost of upkeep of older church buildings. Terms used in a property's name, like 'priory', may indicate chancel liability. Coleford ecclesiastical properties where a chancel search may be appropriate include Holy Trinity and St John the Evangelist.Q.
Homeward Legal will never charge any hidden extra charges to transfer a property. Some firms only provide estimates disguised as quotes, which they will not be bound to.Q.
It is recommended that you arrange a surveyor to undertake a survey. There are a wide range of defects which will impact a property. These can include roof spread and subsidence, and these will not be addressed by your conveyancing solicitor.Q.
In fact we work closely with auctioneers and frequently act for auction buyers and sellers. It is a shrewd move bidders to formally appoint a lawyer as fast as possible to give enough time for a thorough review of the legal pack prior to the auction day arrives. After the property auction your experienced lawyer is wholly geared up to swiftly finishing all of the legal work within as short a time frame as required .Q.
A vital component in the legal process involves a solicitor applying for conveyancing and environmental searches that provide you with information with respect to Coleford flood risk.