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Conveyancing in Fairlop Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 17/07/17

Read about the Fairlop area ;

The closest airport to Fairlop is London City Airport (7 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 25 miles, London Heliport Airport is 15 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 22 miles, Elstree Airport is 19 miles, Rochester Airport is 25 miles, London Biggin Hill Airport is 19 miles and Stansted Airport is 22 miles away. Seven Kings train station is approximately 2 miles from Fairlop.

Commuters are well served with Fairlop being well placed with very good major road access approximately 2 miles of Junction 4 Northbound of the M11.

King George Ilford is a relatively close hospital.

Q.

How do I get the best conveyancing rates in Fairlop for a 479k property?

A.

Many online and high street law firms offer 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', but additional costs can inflate the final invoice. The conveyancing quote ought to list applicable disbursements.Our quotes clearly state all legal fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.

Q.

I have requested a quote from you. Might there be any hidden costs?

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No. Homeward Legal's solicitors will never charge any additional costs to buy or sell a home in Fairlop. Some conveyancers give 'quotes' which are in fact estimates, which they will not be bound to.

Q.

Is it wise to bypass paying out for stamp duty land tax?

A.

Homeward Legal do not recommend conveyancing clients arrange any stamp duty avoidance, as such schemes are expensive and HMRC may challenge a scheme up to six years later and the total stamp duty amount may be due.

Q.

What do we need to know if purchasing a Fairlop building within a Redbridge local authority conservation area ?

A.

An integral part of conveyancing includes carrying out searches of Redbridge planning authority to determine conservation area status and formal approval for any alterations. .

Q.

What do we need to know about 'fixtures and fittings'?

A.

In general, fixtures are fixed elements, such as bannisters to the property and fixtures are free-standing items, like bookcases. Early agreement of a list of fixtures and fittings will avoid later disputes and will clarify precisely what is to be included.

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Does anybody hold any detailed free record the status of the conservation areas in Fairlop?

A.

English Heritage, a government body, have conducted a survey and created a list of the state of repair of conservation areas.

Conservation areas in Fairlop including trees, extensions or neon signs are handled by the local authority (Redbridge).

Q.

Property environmental searches are ascertained from past records and when you consider recent events e g the fact that 4 of the top 5 wettest years recorded were in last 12 years are they still appropriate to advise us enough about the local Fairlop flood risk?

A.

A Fairlop conveyancing solicitor will suggest that you also get food risk searches if the standard conveyancing searches spots a significant risk Fairlop flooding risk.

For more peace of mind you can contact a neighbour of the property.

Q.

Our lender is Market Harborough Building Society - is there anything I need to be aware of?

A.

Recently, a number of lenders have opted to reduce the size of their 'solicitor panel'. We can act for all large lenders so that the buyer will not have to pay any additional legal fees to your lender's solicitor.

 
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