How much can conveyancing searches usually cost?
The cost of Hythe searches will vary appreciably. These searches are paid out to a 3rd party, and are charged at cost.
The Mortgage Works is our mortgage lender - is there anything we need to be aware of?
Some lenders have opted to reduce the size of their 'solicitor panel'. This can mean increased legal costs for property buyers. Homeward Legal, though, are able to act for many mortgage lenders to keep legal costs to a minimum.
Which local authority is responsible for Hythe?
Hythe is located in Shepway District Council, Civic Centre, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2QY, contact: 01303 853 000
Why does sale conveyancing require so much time and effort? Isn't it a simple matter of filing paperwork?
The conveyancing process in Hythe can be delayed even where there is no chain. Sometimes, these causes are beyond the conveyancing solicitor's influence, Homeward Legal, however, work hard to minimise the effect of these delays by using fast search providers. Common delays include slow solicitors acting for the other side.
Is it recommended that I get a chancel liability search? I am buying near church land in Hythe.
Property owners in Hythe may be subject to chancel repair liability. A chancel search is used to confirm whether such a liability exists. A conveyancing lawyer will be able to advise as to whether a chancel search is necessary, and recommend suitable insurance. Hythe Church of England properties include St Anne, Butts Ash, St John the Baptist, St Leonard and St Michael & All Angels.