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Transfer of Equity in East London

A transfer of equity occurs when a property owner wishes to change the legal ownership of the property. Reasons include marriage, divorce and tax planning.

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Remortgage Solicitors East London

Homeward Legal's panel of solicitors carry out remortgage conveyancing for East London clients every week.

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Updated: 28/11/16

Things to do in East London

Brixton London Windmill, London National Portrait Gallery Art Gallery and Temple Middle Temple Hall Historic Building are situated in East London.

East London's nearest airport is London City Airport (7 miles). 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. Charing Cross station is almost 1 mile from East London.

Drivers are well served with East London situated with good major road access about 2 miles of the A40M.

The nearest hospital is Royal London Homeopathic.


I am trying to find a solicitors firm that offers cheap conveyancing. as we are on a budget.


Lack of clarity over this matter affects many buyers who opted for a very cheap quote, only to be stung later in the conveyancing process. Many firms claim to offer theoretically 'the cheapest conveyancing', however extra fees are frequently hidden in the terms of engagement. Your conveyancing quote should list the disbursements to be paid.Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.


What environmental concerns will affect land in East London. Will they be thoroughly investigated?


Residential property may have been contaminated by a wide range of naturally-occurring factors, and an environmental search will confirm if a specific plot of land could be affected by contaminants in East London such as civil aviation activity in the area.


Which East London lenders do you work with?


Of lenders with branches in East London, we closely with many. Lenders and mortgage specialists in East London include Largemortgageloans.Com, 12 Pepper St, London, E14 9RP, Shanco Services Ltd, 653A Romford Rd, London, E12 5AD, and Mortgage Consultant & Brokers, 68 Tunnel Av, London, SE10 0SD.


How is SDLT calculated, and what should we budget for a £479000 home?


The Stamp Duty rate due will rely on the home's value. For a residential property sold for £479000, the SDLT rate is £14370 (accurate March 2013).


Might my property legal fees include any additional fees?


No. Homeward Legal do not hide any hidden extra costs.


Property environmental searches may be conveyancing protocol but with recent flooding such as the Met Office projecting more intense rainfall are they sufficient to determine sufficient information about the East London risk of flooding?


Environmental searches conducted by your property solicitor in East London should also include the more rigorous flood search if it is felt necessary.

If you are nervous you could attempt to contact a next door neighbour.


Is iron (Fe) top-soil contamination likely in East London?


Even where some contamination has occurred in East London, risk levels are usually low. Various bodies hold data on land contaminants affecting East London, including local authorities.


How much does my conveyancing searches in East London be?


With Homeward Legal, conveyancing clients are expected to pay no more than £249 for a standard bundle of searches. They are disbursements paid to a third party.