By Frances Traynor
19th April 2018
"The team to rely on during your home move."
If you are selling, buying or remortgaging a home in Hockley, you will have to instruct a property lawyer to handle legal work for your move.
Homeward Legal's conveyancing team have years of experience of conveyancing in Hockley and all over Essex. Our highly proactive approach means we complete the transaction faster than other firms.
Our conveyancing solicitors carry out all the legal work for your home move for a fixed fee.
If for any reason your Essex house move does not complete we do not charge you any property legal fees for buying and selling a property.
Using area experience, our solicitors will guide you along every step of the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Rayleigh Mount National Trust , Rayleigh Windmill, South Woodham Ferrers Marsh Farm Country Park and Hadleigh Castle Country Park Country Park are near to Hockley.
Hockley station is almost 1 mile from Hockley and Hockley's nearest airport is London, Southend Airport. London Airport is 4 miles, Clacton Airport is 25 miles and Rochester Airport is 19 miles away.
The nearest hospital is Southend, University.Q.
Various law firms promote so-called 'the cheapest conveyancing', but additional costs are frequently hidden in the solicitor's terms of engagement, left unregarded by busy buyers Any additional charges listed in the terms needs to be fair. Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.Q.
The legal work needed to sell or purchase a property will sometimes suffer setbacks for a variety of reasons. Sometimes, these reasons are unfortunately beyond the conveyancing solicitor's influence. We endeavour to reduce the consequences of these delays by pushing all parties involved. Delays may include the time taken to return management information.Q.
A thorough property lawyer in Hockley should include informative environmental searches if the initial searches spots a significant risk Hockley flood risk.
It is not uncommon for buyers to converse with a local resident to get added information.
Rochford council enquiries carried out by your Hockley conveyancing solicitor during the conveyancing process will ascertain if the property is inside a designated conservation area and any evidence of consent for changes to the property will be required. In the absence of any appropriate consents, your Hockley conveyancing solicitor will advise you of the alternatives which include getting retrospective permission from the planning authority or seeking cover from an indemnity policy.Q.
An important component in the legal process involves your solicitor making an application for environmental searches for information with regard to Hockley flood risk area data.Q.
In Hockley, some owners can be required to fund maintenance of nearby church property. Following a change in the law, interest over any affected land in Hockley must be registered by October 2013. This will make it easier to identify affected property through a chancel search. Church properties in the area include St Peter & St Paul's Church and Wilnecote S.Matthew.Q.
If you choose a firm with 'no move, no fee' protection, earlier is preferable, as the legal work can begin very early in the process. A number of sources recommend postponing instruction until an offer has been firmly agreed, but doing so will put you at a disadvantage compared to better prepared buyers, or if your buyer decides to pull out due to delays.Q.
Stamp Duty Land Tax is payable on property purchases priced at over £125,000. We strongly advise against any stamp duty scheme. These schemes are expensive and , if the scheme fails, you may be charged a penalty of up to 100% of the stamp duty amount owed.