By Frances Traynor
19th October 2017
"The team to depend on throughout your home move."
Buying, selling, or remortgaging your home? Releasing some equity or extending the leasehold? Then you ought to appoint a solicitor to complete the legal work for you.
Homeward Legal's property lawyers have many years of experience in Epsom and around Surrey and Greater London. Reinforced with our speed-focused conveyancing methods, that means we complete the transaction in the shortest possible time.
Our property lawyers undertake all the legal work for your sale or purchase for a fixed rate.
We do not charge you any solicitors fees, if your Surrey house move does not complete.
With area expertise, our CQS solicitors will lead you along every step of the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
By road: Epsom is served by the M23 and A24. By rail: The nearest train stations are Epsom, and Epsom Downs. By air: With Epsom being close to London, several airports are easily accessible: London Heliport (14 miles), London Biggin Hill Airport (17), London Gatwick Airport (19), Northolt Jet Centre (21), London Heathrow Airport (23), TAG London Farnborough Airport (33), Wycombe Air Park (38), Elstree Aerodrome and Rochester Airport (both 43 miles), and London Luton Airport (49).
Hospital: Epsom, Dorking Road, Epsom, KT18 7EG. Council: Epsom and Ewell Borough (www.epsom-ewell.gov.uk).
Attractions: Box Hill, Epsom Downs Racecourse, Horton Country Park, Nonsuch Park, Colley Hill, and Hobbledown.Q.
With a 'no move, no fee' guarantee protecting you, appointing a solicitor as early as you can is always best. Some firms would advocate postponing instruction of a conveyancer until an offer has been firmly agreed, but opting to delay can jeopardise your sale or purchase. For the best and clearest quote, why not try Homeward Legal’s quote calculator? Or, if you want to talk to someone, you could call our expert team on 0800 038 6699.Q.
The Homeward Legal partnership has solicitors who have experience working with all the major lenders listed with the Council of Mortgage Lenders. This means our lawyers can represent the legal aspect of lender’s provision of a mortgage to you, without passing on the legal costs. A number of mortgage specialists operate in Epsom, including:
An estate agent will have influence over one or more conveyancing firms that they refer a large number of their clients to, and can therefore potentially encourage a slow solicitor to work faster. However, such referrals must be considered carefully, as it may be the case that the agent recommends the firm which pays to the largest referral fee, and not the most suitable one for you. Our experts are waiting for your call on 0800 038 6699 to talk through your conveyancing needs and to give you your fixed-fee quote, matched with our ‘No Move, No Fee’ guarantee.Q.
As a rule of thumb, fixtures are things that are fixed to walls, floors or ceilings and cannot be easily removed, and fittings are items that can be more easily removed, such as curtains, rugs and lampshades. Completion or agreement of a ‘fixtures and fittings’ form is unfortunately often left to the last minute, when a dispute may jeopardise the transaction.Q.
Comparing quotes between companies is not always easy, considering the differences in the terminology they use, which can be confusing. A Local Authority Search is a disbursement not a fee, and is passed on to you at cost. It should also be clearly highlighted as such in any conveyancing quote. At Homeward Legal, we provide completely transparent quotes, making the distinction between what constitutes a fee, and what comprises a disbursement.Q.
As is often suggested, the key to fast conveyancing is to use a proactive and communicative solicitor. When thinking about which solicitor to instruct, you should consider the following points:
At Homeward Legal, we offer this and much more. Try our online quote calculator, or talk to our team of experts on 0800 038 6699.Q.
A broad range of contaminants can impact land in Epsom, and an environmental search will reveal the extent to which a specific residence may be impacted by them, including pollution incidents or shallow mining. Your conveyancer will include all findings in the report on title.Q.
No. We will never charge any extra fees for any reason that have not been included in your quote. You should be aware that some conveyancers provide so-called 'quotes' which are in fact estimates, which means you may face a much greater total fee when you have completed. At Homeward Legal, the quotes are laid out clearly, so that you can take solace in the fact that you will always know what you are being charged for the legal aspects of your move. To discuss your needs and to obtain your free, fixed-fee, ‘No Move, No Fee’-guaranteed quote, contact our team on 0800 038 6699.Q.
On paper there are absolutely no arguments why a seller should not undertake the greater majority of the legal process without assistance. In reality however, a lawyer in Epsom takes care of a huge array of assignments such as chasing missing documents and identifying conservation area breaches which really need a qualified professional.
Nevertheless solicitors practices are liable to be required to have the appropriate professional indemnity insurance to protect you in the event of failures.Q.
Best practice is to wait before arranging a removal van until such time as all parties have contractually agreed the final moving date that takes place after exchange of contracts. Typically home removals companies charge a rearrangement fee . Local home mover companies include Surrey Transport Ltd, 5 Victoria Place, Epsom, KT17 1BX Tel: 07908 684768 or Nolans Moves, 40 Riverholme Dr, Epsom, KT19 9TQ Call: 020 8873 6916.Q.
Property owners near to an old church building are expected to cover the cost of repairs, as a result of chancel repair liability. Several sources are used to determine liability in Epsom, including county histories. Epsom church lands include Common Christ Church, St Barnabas, St Martin and Tattenham Corner St Mark.Q.
The Homeward Legal partnership have solicitors who have experience working with all the major lenders listed with the Council of Mortgage Lenders. A number of mortgage specialists operate in Epsom, like National Counties, Ebbisham House/30 Church St, Epsom, KT17 4NL, E M S, Po Box 400, Epsom, KT17 1WZ, and K T Partnership, 94B High St, Epsom, KT19 8BJ.Q.
With a 'no move, no fee' guarantee, earlier is preferable. Some groups advocate postponing instruction until an offer has been firmly agreed, but opting to delay can jeopardise your sale or purchase.Q.
An agent will have influence over one or more conveyancing firms they refer a large number of clients to, and can therefore encourage a slow solicitor to work faster. Such referrals need to be considered carefully, as it may be the case that the agent recommends the firm which pays to the largest referral fee, not the most suitable for you.Q.
Epsom is located in Epsom & Ewell Borough Council, Town Hall, The Parade, Epson, Surrey KT18 5BY Tel: 01372 732 000