By Frances Traynor
17th October 2017
"Working together is crucial for an easy property transaction."
When buying, selling or remortgaging a home in Fowey, you will need to get a lawyer to carry out the legal work on your behalf.
Homeward Legal's network of solicitors have a wealth of experience of conveyancing in Fowey and all over Cornwall and our proactive approach often means we move you in the shortest possible time.
Our solicitors handle all the conveyancing work for your house move for a fixed cost.
We do not charge you any solicitors fees, if your Cornwall move does not complete.
With Fowey and Cornwall experience, our solicitors will lead you through the details of the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Par train station is about 3 miles from Fowey and Fowey's nearest airport is Newquay Airport. Plymouth City Airport is 24 miles and away.
Fowey, Park Rd hospital is relatively close to Fowey.Q.
Many property lawyers claim to offer theoretically cheap conveyancing quotes. However additional fees can inflate the final bill. Any extra charges listed in the terms needs to be fair and reasonable. Any disbursements ought to be listed on your conveyancing quoteQ.
We work with all the major lenders serving Fowey homebuyers. Local mortgage lenders and brokers include Mortgage & Financial, 8 South St, St. Austell, PL25 5BH, Blackler Snelling Financial Planning Ltd, Lawrence House/41 South St, St. Austell, PL25 5BJ, and Lloyd Peter, Pendower Rd, Veryan, Truro, TR2 5QL. Your solicitor will be able to state specific lenders' requirements.Q.
Regardless of the Fowey parish in which you are buying, the solicitor is likely to recommend that a chancel search be ordered. In Fowey's much older areas, chancel repair can be imposed on new owners of a property where church councils may have not done so in the past, so indemnity insurance may be advisable even if liability is unlikely.Q.
Your instructed solicitor will make enquiries to establish if your new home is located within a conservation area and whether any alterations have required consents from the local council. In the event that no authority consents be produced the solicitor will advise you of all options, which include buying an indemnity insurance or getting retrospective approval from the planning authority.Q.
An experienced residential property conveyancing lawyer will carry out standard conveyancing searches, which include Fowey area flood risk information.Q.
Conservation areas in Fowey are designated by the local Cornwall planning authority, who administer everything from private spaces to the avoidance of advertising hoardings.
English Heritage, a government body, keep a list of the state of repair of conservation areas.Q.
Owners of property in a neighbourhood near an old church building must contribute towards the cost of repairs, where chancel repair liability exists. Liability has the potential to impact the value of a property, but insurance is available should an obligation to fund repairs be enforced. Fowey churches include St Fimbarrus.Q.
Recently, a number of lenders have limited the firms who can act for them. This can mean higher legal costs for home buyers. We will act on behalf of all large lenders to ensure that you will not need to pay legal fees for your lender's solicitor.