By Frances Traynor
19th January 2018
"A team you can place confidence in throughout your home move."
When selling or buying a property in Hilsea, you will need a property lawyer to complete the legal work .
Our panel of solicitors have a wealth of experience of conveyancing in Hilsea and all over Portsmouth. Our proactive approach often means we move you faster than other firms.
Our property lawyers undertake all the conveyancing work for your house move for a fixed fee.
If your Hampshire move does not complete we do not charge you any solicitors fees for buying and selling a property.
Using their local experience, our CQS solicitors will guide you through the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Portchester Castle English Heritage and Fort Brockhurst English Heritage are around Hilsea.
Hilsea is close at within 1m of the M27 junction entry 12 Eastbound.
Hilsea train station is around 1 mile from Hilsea and Bembridge IoW, Sandown Rd Airport is 10 miles from Hilsea. Southampton Airport is 16 miles, Bembridge IoW Airport is 11 miles and Sandown IoW Airport is 14 miles away.
The nearest hospital is St Marys Portsmouth.Q.
The confusion over this point catches out many buyers and sellers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted, and many property lawyers promote cheap conveyancing, however additional charges are often hiding in the solicitor's terms. Excited buyers and sellers, eager to get underway, often ignore this small print when they instruct. A quote should also state third party costs, termed disbursements, to be paid. Any costs which are listed in the solicitor's terms should be clearly defined. They be applicable solely where the conveyancer must complete work beyond standard conveyancing , which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. The Homeward Legal quote calculator will confirm the exact legal fees based on the property you are buying.Q.
Conveyancing can be subject to numerous interruptions or delays even in ideal circumstances. The causes may unfortunately be out of your solicitor's control. Homeward Legal work hard to minimise the burden of these delays where feasible.Q.
Conventionally a conveyancer's title report should provide the relevant Portsmouth council tax band.
Correct charges for properties in Hilsea are set out online at the Portsmouth council website. As at, 15 July 2012, rates are:
Our solicitors have experience working with the majority of lenders financing Hilsea purchasers. Lenders and mortgage specialists in Hilsea include Amac Mortgages, Building 1000/Lakeside North Harbour/Western Rd, Portsmouth, PO6 3EN, and Echo, A/196 Havant Rd, Drayton, Portsmouth, PO6 2EH.Q.
Steps are taken in the areas around Hilsea to remediate soil contamination. Land may also be contaminated by other sources, including trichloroethylene.Q.
A qualified solicitor will conduct standard environmental searches, which include Hilsea flood risk information.Q.
Whichever Hilsea parish you are purchasing in, a lawyer is likely to recommend a chancel search. In Hilsea's much older areas, chancel repair may be imposed on the owners of a house where parish councils may have spared previous owners or tenants. Even if liability is unlikely, indemnity insurance is a sensible precaution.Q.
It is a truism that finding a proactive and experienced property lawyer is crucial to fast conveyancing. There are a range of things you as the purchaser can also do to get moving sooner, including, requesting regular updates from your property lawyer and keep the pressure on, answering any queries raised by the property lawyer as soon as possible and getting your mortgage offer in place.