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Conveyancing in Hounslow Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 02/12/16

Commuting to Hounslow? ;

The nearest station to Hounslow is Gunnersbury, almost a mile away. The nearest airport to Hounslow is Northolt Jet Centre Airport. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 8 miles, London City Airport is 14 miles, London Heliport Airport is 5 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 10 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 24 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 24 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 8 miles, Elstree Airport is 12 miles, White Waltham Airport is 22 miles, London Biggin Hill Airport is 17 miles and Booker Airport is 25 miles away.

Hounslow is nearby at about half a mile off the M4 junction entry 1 Westbound.

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Hounslow points of interest

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Wimbledon London Windmill, Chiswick House English Heritage and 7 Hammersmith Terrace Historic Houses Association are situated in Hounslow.

The nearest hospital is Ravenscourt Park Hammersmith.

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I am trying to find an affordable Hounslow conveyancing quote. How do we get a quote?

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This affects many property buyers and sellers who opted for a very cheap quote, only to be stung later in the conveyancing process. Many property lawyers claim to offer so-called cheap conveyancing quotes, but extra fees may increase your solicitor's invoice. Any additional fees needs to be fair. They come into force only if your lawyer is required to complete extra work , which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Based on the property you intend to buy, our online quote calculator will generate an accurate statement of conveyancing fees.

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We have a leasehold flat to purchase. How do we organise a fast conveyancing transaction?

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Key to a faster move is to instruct a proactive, diligent lawyer. When finding a lawyer, consider these points: Do they offer 'instant' online quotes? What methods of communication do they use? Posting documents can adds days of waiting to a purchase. Do they order searches immediately?

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Are there any disadvantaged areas in Hounslow?

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Stamp duty relief for disadvantaged areas ends in April 2013, and impacted areas are Hanworth. Update: As of the 2013/14 tax year, stamp duty relief for disadvantaged areas is no longer available.

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Could the costs for our conveyancing include any supplementary hidden fees?

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No. We do not charge any hidden extra costs regardless of circumstances. Under the circumstances, it may be that a separate matter is also required, such as a statutory declaration, . Your solicitor can advise you of these.

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Which lenders in Hounslow do you work with?

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Of lenders with local branches near Hounslow, we in conjunction with most. Hounslow lenders and mortgage specialists include Wright Mortgage Co, 156 London Road, Isleworth, TW7 5BG, Leading, 214 Great West Rd, Hounslow, TW5 9AW, and Viva, 222 Northfield Avenue, London, W13 9SJ.

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We are intending to purchase a property in Edmonton. Is a chancel search needed?

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Regardless of the Hounslow parish you are purchasing in, the Hounslow conveyancing solicitor may suggest that a chancel search is taken out. Although some parish councils have decided to exact chancel repairs on the current owners of affected property, it is not possible to be certain that a parish in which lay rectors have not been expected to pay chancel repair dues recently will not continue to be so. In the event that chancel liability may apply, your solicitor might recommend insurance rather than pulling out of the purchase.

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When in the process is it wise to arrange a conveyancer?

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In the vast majority of cases, instructing as early as possible is better, as there are a number of tasks that can be performed very early in the process. Some authors advocate postponing instruction until a chain is completed, but delays can risk the other side pulling out, particularly in uncertain market conditions.

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Will we need to get a chancel liability search? We are purchasing in Hounslow.

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In Hounslow, where land was once owned by a lay impropriators, new owners of that property may be obliged to cover the cost of upkeep of specific local church buildings. Terms used in a property's name, like 'Glebe Farm', may indicate chancel liability. Your conveyancing lawyer will suggest an appropriate indemnity policy to address chancel liability. Church lands in the area include Holy Trinity Church, St Luke and St Stephen.

 
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