By Frances Traynor
20th April 2017
"Working together is essential for a faster 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.
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.
We do not charge any extra, hidden costs for sale or purchase conveyancing.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.
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 .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 the vast majority of cases, as soon as possible, as the legal work can begin immediately. Early instruction of a solicitor can reduce the likelihood of your transaction aborting.Q.
We suggest that all buyers arrange a property surveyor when you intend to buy in Gillingham. A wide range of concerns can negatively affect a property, for example subsidence. These will not be reported on by a solicitor.