By Frances Traynor
23rd March 2018
"Working together is crucial for a faster move."
If you are selling or buying a home in Fitzrovia, you will need to instruct a solicitor to complete the conveyancing work on your behalf.
Homeward Legal's solicitor panel have vast experience of conveyancing in Fitzrovia and throughout Westminster. Our highly proactive approach often means we complete the transaction faster than other firms.
Our solicitors handle all the conveyancing work for your house move for fixed conveyancing costs.
You will not be charged any conveyancing solicitors fees, if for any reason your London move does not complete.
With their local conveyancing expertise, your solicitor will guide you through the details of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Drivers are well catered for with Fitzrovia having excellent major road access very close at a mile of the A40M.
Fitzrovia's closest train station is London Euston at 1 mile s. Fitzrovia's nearest airport is London City Airport (8 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 14 miles, London Heliport Airport is 4 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 16 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 25 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 14 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 12 miles, Elstree Airport is 12 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 15 miles away.Q.
Wandsworth London Windmill, London National Portrait Gallery Art Gallery and London The National Gallery Art Gallery are in the vicinity of Fitzrovia.
The most convenient hospital is London, Fertility Centre.Q.
Many law firms claim to offer supposedly cheap conveyancing quotes. Often additional costs are often hiding in the terms of engagement, left unread by preoccupied buyers Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.Q.
Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is payable for houses sold for over £125,000. Stamp duty mitigation is not advised, as such schemes are often uneconomical and , if the scheme fails, you may be charged a penalty of up to 100% of the stamp duty amount owed.Q.
Searches range in cost. Searches are paid out to a 3rd party, and are not included in a solicitor's fees.
Conservation are issues such as public spaces or new developments are governed by the local authority (Westminster). English Heritage, a government body, maintain a list of the condition of conservation areas.Q.
A qualified conveyancing solicitor in Fitzrovia should always carry out conveyancing searches (environmental) if the first search establishes a significant risk Fitzrovia flood risk area
For more peace of mind it could be worth trying to contact a next door neighbour.Q.
Over the last two years, some lenders have limited the number of solicitors who can act for them. Homeward Legal are able to act on behalf of many UK mortgage lenders, ensuring that an additional solicitor will not be required to act for your lender.Q.
Homeward Legal suggest that home buyers instruct a surveyor if purchasing in Fitzrovia. There can be many defects that will impact a property, that a lender's valuation survey, for example, will not cover, which include roof spread.Q.
Whether you are buying a house in Fitzrovia or elsewhere in the county, the solicitor should confirm that a chancel search be taken out. Chancel repair dues can be collected on current owners of a house where parish councils may have not done so in the past.