By Frances Traynor
19th January 2018
"Teamwork is the ability to work as a group towards the same vision."
If you are buying or selling a home in Ferndown, you will need to get a lawyer to handle legal work for your move.
Our conveyancing team have years of experience helping home buyers and sellers in Ferndown and across Dorset. Our proactive approach often means we move you in the shortest possible time.
Conveyancing solicitors who undertake all the conveyancing work for your house move for a fixed rate.
If your Dorset move does not complete we do not charge you any solicitors fees for buying and selling a home.
With Ferndown and Dorset conveyancing experience, our solicitors will guide you through the details of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Ferndown's nearest airport is Bournemouth International Airport (4 miles). The nearest train station to Ferndown is Branksome.
St Leonards Community is the most convenient hospital.Q.
Numerous firms offer cheap conveyancing, but extra costs may increase your final invoice. Your Ferndown conveyancing quote should state any disbursements.The Homeward Legal quote calculator will confirm the solicitors' fees, based on the property you are buying.Q.
Owners of property in Ferndown may be subject to chancel repair liability. A number of sources are used to identify liability, including parish records. Ferndown church lands include St Marys Church.Q.
Most soils in Ferndown have some degree of contamination, from industrial or agricultural. Also considering issues such as groundwater contamination, contaminants affecting Ferndown property will be factored into an environmental search.Q.
Your lawyer will approach the relevant East Dorset local council to discover the latest council tax charges which
will then be set out in the conveyancer's title report. The correct rates for properties in Ferndown are set out in detail on the East Dorset local authority site. At the time of writing (07 February 2013) rates for all bands are:
Completion can take anywhere between a month and three months depending on any number of factors such as the efficiency of the seller's conveyancing solicitor, or whether there are any linked sales.Q.
The normal legal protocol will be to obtain the following Local Authority, Drainage Search (Con29DW or personal), Environment Search, Tin Mining Search and China Search, and possibly less common searches e.g. a British Waterways.Q.
A conveyancing solicitor may suggest a chancel search. Although some Parochial Church Councils have opted to exact chancel repairs on the current owners of affected property, a conveyancing solicitor cannot verify that a parish which has not imposed liability will not automatically be the case for future owners, so it can be difficult to use this as a guide.Q.
There are a number of conservation areas near or within Ferndown. A lawyer will discuss what specific restrictions are in place and offer more information.