By Frances Traynor
19th July 2017
"A legal team you can rely on during your home move."
When buying or selling a house or flat in Hook, you will need to appoint a property lawyer to complete the legal work for your move.
Our conveyancing lawyers have a wealth of experience of conveyancing in Hook and across Hampshire. Our proactive approach often means we complete the transaction faster than other firms.
Our property lawyers handle all the conveyancing work for your move for a fixed rate.
We do not charge you any conveyancing solicitors fees, if your Hampshire house move does not complete.
With local conveyancing expertise, our solicitors will guide you through the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Motorists are well served with Hook being well placed with good road access close at inside a miles off the M3 Junction 5 Northbound.
The nearest train station to Hook is Hook and Blackbushe Airport is 6 miles from Hook. Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 25 miles, Farnborough (TAG London) Airport is 8 miles, White Waltham Airport is 18 miles, and Booker Airport is 24 miles away.Q.
West Green House Garden National Trust Hartley Wintney St Mary Churches Conservation Trust and Basing House Hampshire Passport are near to Hook.
The nearest hospital to Hook is Odiham Cottage.Q.
Various conveyancers purport to offer 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', but extra costs are frequently hidden in the solicitor's terms of engagement. Extra charges found in terms of engagement needs to be fair and clearly defined and only come into force where the lawyer must perform additional tasks , which could not be anticipated at the start of the process.Q.
Parts of Hook considered be of historical merit, like picturesque villages, may be registered as conservation areas. The local council will provide more details about local conservation areas, and the solicitor handling your purchase will discuss the relevant responsibilities you would be taking on by purchasing in a conservation area.
In Hook, remediation may be possible, although it can be expensive. Speak to Realcity Ltd, Grasslands, Mattingley, Hook, RG27 8LJ for additional information.Q.
The cost of conveyancing searches on a Hook purchase varies substantially. Searches are paid out to a 3rd party, and will not be included in a quote for solicitor's fees.Q.
House buyers need to be aware that a small number of lenders have limited the firms who can act for them, resulting in higher conveyancing costs for property purchasers if the lender insists upon their own property lawyer . We, however, are able to act for many mortgage lenders.Q.
Stamp Duty will depend on the property's value. It is £7740 on a £258000 house or flat.*
*This information correct as of February 2013Q.
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors recommend that the majority of buyers book a RICS surveyor if buying in Hook. It is a fact that there are a wide range of problems which can negatively affect a property, including rotten roof timbers or cavity wall tie failure, and these will not be addressed by your conveyancing solicitor.Q.
You should be provide your homes band within the report on title. The latest tax rates for Hook are set out in detail online at the Hart local authority site. At the time of authoring on 07 February 2013 the different rates are: