By Frances Traynor
19th July 2017
"Working in partnership is critical for an less stressful move."
If you are selling or buying a home in Gillingham, you will need to instruct a lawyer to look after the legal side of things on your behalf.
Homeward Legal's solicitor panel have years of experience of conveyancing in Gillingham and all over Kent and our pragmatic approach often means we complete the transaction in the shortest possible time.
Our property lawyers handle all the legal work for your sale or purchase for a fixed rate.
If for any reason your Dorset house move does not complete you will not be charged any conveyancing fees.
With their area conveyancing expertise, our CQS solicitors will guide you through every aspect of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Gillingham's closest train station is Gillingham at 1 mile s. The nearest airport to Gillingham is Rochester, Maidstone Rd Airport. London City Airport is 24 miles, London Airport is 14 miles, Rochester Airport is 4 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 23 miles away.Q.
Royal Engineers Museum Aviation Museum and World Naval Base Aviation Museum are close to Gillingham.
The most convenient hospital to Gillingham is Medway Gillingham.Q.
Lack of clarity over this point catches out many buyers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted. Many firms claim to offer theoretically 'the cheapest conveyancing'. Often extra charges may increase the final bill. We provide quotes, not estimates, and clearly state the fees for a standard conveyancing.Q.
Parts of Gillingham considered be of architectural or historic interest, like 18th century suburbs, may be recognised as areas of conservation. Your solicitor will be able to provide more details, in regard to relevant conservation area restrictions in Gillingham.Q.
Yes - In fact we work closely with auctioneers and often get instructed by sellers at auction. Homeward Legals panel of conveyancing lawyers have acted for countless vendors at local Gillingham property auctions including Acuitus, Allsop (Commercial), Allsop (Residential), Auction House London, Award Property, Barnett Ross, Baxtons, Brendons Auctioneers, Countrywide Property Auctions and Drivers Norris.
Canny buyers at auction tend to choose the lawyer as soon as possible for a detailed report of the auction legal papers well in advance of the date of the auction. Immediately following the date of the auction your experienced lawyer is completely able to concentrate on finishing the legal work inside 4 weeks as required .
Conveyancing and environmental searches conducted by your Gillingham conveyancing solicitor should include a far more thorough flood search if it is felt necessary.
If you are still anxious why not get in touch with a neighbour.Q.
Gillingham and the surrounding region has a legacy of chemical contamination. Various bodies hold data on land contaminants affecting Gillingham, including local authorities.Q.
Homeward Legals advice is for buyers to put off instructing the removals until the point where you have set a move date that generally occurs after exchange of contracts.
For a local firm Man Van & Sam, 39 Springfield Rd, Gillingham, ME7 1YJ on 01634 280085 or Extra Van, 37 Seaview Road, Gillingham, ME7 4NL Phone: 01634 570494.Q.
The solicitor will speak to the council to reveal the latest council tax rates, which should be added to the report on title.
The correct rates for properties in Gillingham are tabled online at the North Dorset local authority site. At the time of writing on 14 March 2013 band rates are:
The conventional procedure will be to get Local Authority (personal or official), Drainage Search, Environment Search, Tin Mining Search and China Search, and specific local Gillingham searches, which may include a Planning Search.