Get an Instant 
Conveyancing Quote

Please quote me for:

Transfer of Equity in Harwich

A transfer of equity occurs when a property owner wishes to change the legal ownership of the property. Reasons include marriage, divorce and tax planning.

Homeward Legal's solicitors offer expert legal assistance with your transfer of equity.

Get an instant quote for a transfer of equity in Harwich.

Remortgage Solicitors Harwich

Homeward Legal's panel of solicitors carry out remortgage conveyancing for Harwich clients every week.

We strive to complete your remortgage legal work quickly, so that you benefit from your new mortgage deal as soon as possible.

Get an online Harwich solicitor remortgage quote to begin.

Contact us

or call us: 0800 038 6699


The Conveyancing
Process Explained


Read More

Get an Instant Conveyancing Quote

Please quote me for:

Conveyancing in Harwich Q & A's

Profile photo of Lorraine Imhoff

By

Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 29/11/16

Harwich attractions and landmarks

Ramsey Essex Windmill and Felixstowe Landguard Fort English Heritage are in Harwich.

The nearest airport to Harwich is Clacton, West Rd Airport. Clacton Airport is 12 miles and Elmsett Airport is 16 miles away. Harwich International station is about a mile from Harwich.

The neighbouring hospital for Harwich is Harwich.

Q.

There are lots of 'cheap' offers, but how do we find a good one? I am trying to find low cost conveyancing in Harwich.

A.

Various conveyancers purport to offer supposedly cheap conveyancing, however additional charges are often hiding in the solicitor's terms which home owners may have not read carefully Any charges needs to be reasonable and clear. They come into force only if the solicitor is required to complete extra work , which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Our quotes clearly state the solicitors' fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.

Q.

With a house ready to buy , how do we ensure fast conveyancing in Harwich?

A.

It is a truism that instructing a experienced property lawyer is essential to fast Harwich conveyancing. There are several tasks you can do. These include:

  • getting your mortgage offer in place
  • calling or emailing your property lawyer, and chase them if you suspect any delays
  • answering any queries raised by the property lawyer as soon as possible

Q.

What causes Harwich sale conveyancing to require so much time and effort?

A.

The conveyancing process may be delayed even where there is no chain. Some delays are unhappily out of your solicitor's hands. We work hard to minimise the cost of these delays where feasible by driving the sale or purchase forward. Common delays may include difficulties with mortgage finance.

Q.

Will we need a chancel liability search? I am buying a house in Harwich.

A.

As a result of chancel repair liability, the owners of property in Harwich which was once owned by a 'lay rectors' can be liable for maintenance of specific local church buildings. As a consequence of a recent Act, interest over any affected land must be registered by October 2013. This will make it easier to identify affected property through a chancel search. A solicitor will be able to advise further. Church of England properties in the area where chancel liability may apply include St Nicholas.

Q.

When do I need to instruct a conveyancing solicitor to act on our purchase?

A.

The straightforward answer is, as soon as possible. The legal work can then commence immediately. A number of sources advocate postponing instruction until an offer has been firmly agreed, but delays can risk the other side pulling out, particularly in uncertain market conditions.

Q.

I have to exchange on the conveyancing process on my property within 5 weeks, are Homeward Legal fast Harwich property lawyers ?

A.

Our solicitors by default adopt a completely take charge approach to conducting the conveyancing. Having invested in speed focused technology and automated practice management systems . We also give vendors a qualified property lawyer prepared to communicate with all parties in the property chain (line of buyers and sellers) e.g. councils , to fulfil a fast conclusion.

Q.

We are looking to be finally moving out of our semi detached property just outside Harwich into our new dwelling in Harlow , when to select a removals firm?

A.

The most sensible course of action is for buyers to put off agreeing the removals company until the point where all parties have agreed the completion date which occurs once contracts have exchanged. Local removals companies include Rutson & Porter, 39 Seaview Av, Little Oakley, Harwich, CO12 5JB Telephone: 01255 504337 or Re Move All, 14 Rectory Rd, Little Oakley, Harwich, CO12 5JT on 01255 880239.

Q.

Should we get a chancel search if I plan to buy in the parish of Ashdon, near Harwich?

A.

Whether you are buying a property in Harwich or elsewhere in the county, the lawyer could advise that a chancel search be ordered. In Harwich's much older areas, chancel repair may be imposed on new owners of a property where Parochial Church Councils have previously chosen not to do so.

 
×