By Frances Traynor
20th April 2017
"Working in partnership is the key to less stressful property transaction."
When selling, buying or remortgaging a home in Croydon, you must instruct a solicitor to complete the legal side of things for your move.
Homeward Legal's panel of solicitors have years of experience helping home buyers and sellers in Croydon and across South London and our highly proactive approach means we complete the transaction in the shortest possible time.
Solicitors who perform all the legal work for your sale or purchase for a fixed cost of conveyancing in Croydon.
We do not charge you any property legal fees, if your London house move does not complete.
With Croydon conveyancing expertise, your property solicitor will guide you through the details of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
According to the UK census Croydon's residential population is 405,982 people spread over an area of 15,280 hectares (37,758 acres) which equals a density of population of 26.6 people per hectare or 10.8 per acre.
Commuters are well catered for with Croydon situated with good motorway access nearby at approximately 2 miles of the A40M.
London City Airport is 7 miles from Croydon. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 15 miles, London Heliport Airport is 4 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 17 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 25 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 25 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 15 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 13 miles, Elstree Airport is 14 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 14 miles away. Croydon's nearest station is Charing Cross.Q.
Brixton London Windmill, London National Portrait Gallery Art Gallery and Temple Middle Temple Hall Historic Building are in the vicinity of Croydon.
The nearest hospital is Royal London Homeopathic.Q.
Many solicitors claim to offer so-called cheap conveyancing, but additional costs will be included in the terms which unwary property buyers and sellers fail to check. Any disbursements to be paid ought to be defined on the quote based on the property you intend to buy, our online quote calculator will generate an accurate statement of conveyancing fees.Q.
Flood risk searches handled by the property solicitor in Croydon will also include a far more thorough search (Landmark) if the risk is deemed significant.
If you are still nervous you might try to consult one of your future neighbours.
Stamp Duty will depend on a limited set of factors, including the home's value. It will be £1960 on a £196000 residential property (source: www.hmrc.gov.uk, 01/03/2013).Q.
Stamp Duty Land Tax is usually due for home purchases sold for more than £125,000. Homeward Legal strongly advise against any stamp duty avoidance, as such schemes are expensive and the HMRC can review a scheme up to 6 years after a sale is completed .Q.
Your property lawyer will verify if your new home is inside a designated conservation area, and if so, whether any alterations have required consents from the local authority.Q.
No. Our solicitors never charge any hidden extra costs. Be aware that some solicitors' firms will give a low estimate, not an accurate quote. You may face a much greater total fee when you have completed.Q.
Our company typically take a completely efficient approach to completing the legal process.
Homeward Legal always allocate you to solicitors that will communicate throughout the home buyer and seller chain . In addition our expert panel of property lawyers are picked because they use leading edge CMS technology to complete your sale as quickly as possible.Q.
Key to buying faster is to employing a proactive and experienced conveyancer. There are, however, several tasks you can also do, including, requesting regular updates from your conveyancer and keep the pressure on, quickly completing and return any forms and clarifying your mortgage lender's requirements.