By Frances Traynor
20th April 2017
"Working in partnership is vital for a speedier completion."
Our conveyancing solicitors handle all the legal work for your sale or purchase for a fixed rate.
We do not charge you any property legal fees, if your County Durham house move does not complete.
With local expertise, your property solicitor will lead you through the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
The closest airport to County Durham is Darlington, Durham Tees Valley Airport (20 miles). Newcastle Airport is 25 miles and Darlington Airport is 20 miles away. The nearest station to County Durham is Bishop Auckland, around 6 miles away.
Bishop Auckland General is the most convenient hospital to County Durham.Q.
This issue catches out many home owners, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted. Many solicitors offer 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. Often extra fees are frequently hidden in the terms. Busy, stressed home owners ignore these terms at their peril. Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are selling.Q.
No. Homeward Legal's solicitors do not hide any extra, hidden fees. Under the circumstances, it may be that your solicitor advises that another piece of work be carried out, like a statutory declaration, but you will be made aware of any fees pertaining to such work before they are incurred.Q.
The property lawyer will consult with the council to reveal the applicable council tax charges which will then be detailed in the conveyancer's title report. Up-to-date rates for residents of County Durham are set out in detail at the local authority site.
Conservation areas cover areas of architectural merit. Annfield Plain, Bowburn and Kirk Merrington are among the conservation areas in County Durham. You may wish to contact the local council for more detail, but your lawyer will investigate this in detail.Q.
With this region's industrial history in parts of County Durham, soil contamination is unavoidable. Data on many contaminants, such as disinfection by-products and groundwater contamination, will be included in an environmental search.Q.
Flood searches applied for by your County Durham conveyancer should include a far more informative Landmark flood search if required.
If you remain still anxious you can approach a next door neighbour.Q.
The Homeward Legal partnership have solicitors who have experience working with the majority of lenders assisting County Durham purchasers. County Durham lenders and mortgage specialists include Mortgage Advice Centre, 2 Benton Rd, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE7 7DR, Acorn Mortgage Services Ltd, 2 Buddle St, Wallsend, NE28 6EH, and Original Mortgage Co Ltd, Po Box 340, Hartlepool, TS24 4DU.Q.
Getting contracts exchanged can take anywhere between 1 month and 12 weeks, which can be affected by any number of things, like the efficiency of the vendor's solicitor, or absent parties.