By Frances Traynor
18th October 2017
"Teamwork is crucial for a speedier home move."
If you are buying, selling or remortgaging a property in Faversham, you will need to instruct a lawyer to carry out the legal work on your behalf.
Our network of solicitors have a wealth of experience helping home buyers and sellers in Faversham and across Kent.Our pragmatic approach often means we move you in the shortest possible time.
Property lawyers who handle all the legal work for your sale or purchase for a fixed cost.
If for any reason your Kent house move does not complete we do not charge you any conveyancing solicitors fees.
Using area experience, your solicitor will lead you through your sale or purchase.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Motorists are well served with Faversham ideally situated with good major road access very close at nearby at 1m of Junction 6 Eastbound of the M2.
The closest airport to Faversham is Rochester, Maidstone Rd Airport. London Airport is 20 miles, Manston Airport is 21 mile and Rochester Airport is 17 miles away. Faversham station is around 1 mile from Faversham.Q.
Maison Dieu English Heritage and Luddenham St Mary Churches Conservation Trust are close at hand to Faversham.
The closest hospital to Faversham is Faversham Cottage.Q.
Numerous conveyancers offer theoretically cheap conveyancing. Often extra fees are often hiding in the terms which homeowners may have not read carefully Your conveyancing quote ought to define third party costs, termed disbursements, to be paid. Extras should be fair. Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.Q.
The conveyancer is likely to recommend that a chancel search be taken out, irrespective of the parish where the building being bought is found. In older areas of Faversham, chancel repair dues can be collected on current owners of a building where parish councils may have not done so in the past, so indemnity insurance may be advisable even if liability is unlikely.
Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is due on purchases over £125,000. We strongly advise against any stamp duty mitigation scheme, because these schemes are highly expensive and unreliable.Q.
It is strongly suggested that most purchasers arrange a survey if purchasing in Faversham. There are a range of problems that can negatively affect a property, which a conveyancing solicitor will not report on, for example flat roof leaks or rotten roof timbers.Q.
Local authority enquiries carried out by a solicitor during the legal process will establish whether the property is within a designated conservation area and any evidence of council approval for additions to the property will be supplied.Q.
Stamp Duty will depend on the valuation. Stamp duty will be £2430 on a £243000 house.*
*Source: www.hmrc.gov.uk, February 2013Q.
Most lenders in Faversham are on our Faversham solicitors' panel. Local mortgage lenders and brokers include Paragon Financial Partnership, 52 Balmoral Rd, Gillingham, ME7 4PG, Ace Mortgage Services, 7 Feldspar Cl, Sittingbourne, ME10 5FE, and Mortgage & More, Unit 4 Bredgar Rd, Gillingham, ME8 6PL.Q.
Faversham is located in Canterbury City Council, Military Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1YW, contact: 01227 862 000