By Frances Traynor
19th January 2018
"A solicitor team you can trust throughout your property transaction."
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.
Gillingham and the surrounding region has a legacy of chemical contamination. Various bodies hold data on land contaminants affecting Gillingham, including local authorities.Q.
A conveyancing quote should clearly state all fees and disbursements. This charge is a fee not a disbursement, and should be included in your quote.Q.
Legally speaking there is no reason at all why you shouldn't look after the legal work yourself.
In reality however, a lawyer carries out a long list of functions such as chasing replies to requisitions or verifying identities of transacting parties many of which need training.
Furthermore lawyers always be covered by the appropriate indemnity insurance that ultimately protects you in the event of any errors.Q.
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.
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.
Your instructed conveyancing solicitor is required to confirm whether the property is within a designated conservation area and whether any alterations have requisite permissions from the North Dorset planning authority.Q.
In Gillingham, where land was once owned by a lay rectors, new owners of that property may be obliged to subsidise repairs to an old church building. A chancel search will confirm whether liability for Gillingham properties is likely to exist. Your conveyancing solicitor will suggest an appropriate indemnity policy to address chancel liability. Ecclesiastical properties in Gillingham include St. Mary the Virgin, St Mary Magdalene, St Mark and St Luke The Evangelist.