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Conveyancing in Gants Hill Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 17/10/17

Read about Gants Hill ;

Commuters are well served with Gants Hill being well placed with excellent road access nearby at about a mile and a half of Junction 4 Northbound of the M11.

Gants Hill's closest train station is Ilford at 1 mile and the closest airport to Gants Hill is London City Airport (5 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 24 miles, London Heliport Airport is 13 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 25 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 24 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 21 mile s, Elstree Airport is 18 miles, Rochester Airport is 25 miles, London Biggin Hill Airport is 18 miles and Stansted Airport is 23 miles away.

Ilford, Roding is the closest hospital to Gants Hill.

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How do we find a cheap solicitor in Gants Hill to own a property?

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Several firms offer supposedly 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', but extra costs are frequently hidden in the solicitor's terms of engagement. Busy, stressed sellers and buyers ignore these terms at their peril. Any extra charges should be reasonable. Based on the property you intend to buy, our online quote calculator will generate an accurate statement of conveyancing fees.

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Which local authority is responsible for Gants Hill?

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Gants Hill is located in London Borough of Redbridge Council, PO Box No2, Town Hall, 128- 142 High Road, Essex, IG1 1DD, phone: 020 8554 5000

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For the purchase, my mortgage lender, we have chosen Hinckley and Rugby Building Society, what will I need to consider?

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Traditionally, most conveyancing solicitors were able to undertake legal work for a lender. Buyers should consider that some lenders are now limiting the

firms who can act for them, which may result in higher legal costs for property purchasers. Homeward Legal can act on behalf of most UK mortgage lenders to ensure that you will not need to pay your lender's conveyancing fees.

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We plan to complete on around 6th November, how is stamp duty rates calculated?

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Stamp Duty depends on the house's price. Stamp duty will be £9810 on a £327000 property.

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Do I need to get a chancel search? We are buying close by a priory in Gants Hill.

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Repair costs resulting from chancel liability can total hundreds of thousands of pounds. Terms used in a property's name, like 'abbeylands', may indicate chancel liability. Your solicitor can provide more details.

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Where can I go about check out if the designated conservation area is being neglected?

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Conservation areas in Gants Hill are nominated by the local Redbridge planning authority, who preserve conservation area concerns from including things like street clutter, addition of PVC windows and trees. English Heritage, a government body, have put together a list of the state of conservation areas.

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What is the council tax on a Forties end of terrace house in Gants Hill?

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As a rule a conveyancer's title report should provide the appropriate Redbridge council tax band. The correct rates for residents of Gants Hill are listed on the Redbridge council site. As at (17 February 2013) rates for all bands are:

  • Band A - £935.00
  • Band B - £1,091.00
  • Band C - £1,246.00
  • Band D - £1,402.00
  • Band E - £1,714.00
  • Band F - £2,025.00
  • Band G - £2,337.00
  • Band H - £2,805.00

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Which of the Gants Hill lender panels are your solicitors on?

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We can work closely with many lenders. A number of mortgage specialists operate in Gants Hill, including Baker Stirling, 7 Whitney Av, Ilford, IG4 5PN. Your conveyancing solicitors can give more detail.