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A transfer of equity occurs when a property owner wishes to change the legal ownership of the property. Reasons include marriage, divorce and tax planning.

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Conveyancing in Leatherhead Q & A's

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Updated: 15/01/17

Leatherhead travel information and addresses ;

Leatherhead's closest airport is Gatwick North Terminal Airport (12 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 14 miles, London City Airport is 22 miles, London Heliport Airport is 14 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 14 miles, Farnborough (TAG London) Airport is 20 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 13 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 13 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 19 miles, Elstree Airport is 25 miles, White Waltham Airport is 24 miles, Blackbushe Airport is 22 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 16 miles away and the nearest station to Leatherhead is Leatherhead, almost 1 mile away.

Leatherhead is close at inside a miles of junction entry 10 Westbound of the M25.

Leatherhead is the nearest hospital to Leatherhead.

Q.

How do we get the best rates for conveyancing for a £372,000 residence?

A.

Several solicitors offer cheap conveyancing. Unfortunately extra fees are often hiding in the terms and conditions. Additional costs listed in the terms ought to be reasonable and clear. They come into force only if your lawyer must perform additional tasks in your interest, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process.

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As a result of the terrible flooding in the UK in April 2012 we are worried that environmental searches might not be detailed enough?

A.

Conveyancing searches handled by the lawyer in Leatherhead will include the more informative flood search if it is felt necessary.

If you are still concerned you can always speak to a neighbour of the property or local Surrey flood repair expert, try Castle Care Ltd, 90 Cobham Road, Fetcham, Leatherhead, KT22 9JS Tel: 01372 373828.

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Does the Leatherhead conveyancing solicitor in form me about the cost of the council tax on a Band B building prior to exchange of contracts?

A.

Your homes relevant council tax band should typically be reported as part of the conveyancer's title report along with the local authority.

Council tax rates for homes in Leatherhead are published online at the Mole Valley council website. As at (17 September 2012) rates for all bands are:

  • Band A - £1,006.00
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  • Band B - £1,174.00
  • Band C - £1,341.00
  • Band D - £1,509.00
  • Band E - £1,844.00
  • Band F - £2,180.00
  • Band G - £2,515.00
  • Band H - £3,018.00

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We are buying a 1940s flat in a designated Leatherhead conservation area. How do we lay my hands on details about the standard of upkeep?

A.

Following a campaign, English Heritage maintain records on the condition (poor to good) of conservation areas along with the trend. Local conservation areas are created by Mole Valley who are responsible for things like private spaces to the impediment of street posts.

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We ideally need to complete on the legal process our leasehold apartment within 4 weeks, are you especially fast Leatherhead solicitors ?

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We always have a thoroughly efficient approach when carrying out the conveyancing process for home sellers.

Homeward Legals solicitors approach to conveyancing is different - we use cutting edge workflow systems . Crucially we provide you with a SRA regulated solicitors qualified to communicate from the beginning to the end of the chain .

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Is homewardlegal.co.uk able to move fast on the legal conveyancing of residential property auction properties in Leatherhead?

A.

Indeed we put together legal documentation for vendors and commonly do the legal work for auction buyers and sellers. It SI highly advisable for purchasers to get an auction experienced lawyer as early as possible to allow sufficient time for a detailed investigation. well in advance of the auction day arrives.

Immediately following the day of the auction your Homeward Legal conveyancing lawyer is absolutely prepared for completing all of the legal work inside the reduced time frame as typically required by the terms of sale.

Q.

Could my legal fees conceal any hidden charges?

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Unfortunately, hidden fees are relatively common. Homeward Legal do not charge any additional charges. Rarely, a large volume of additional work is necessary, like a deed of trust, . Any such fees would only be charged once you are aware of the circumstances.

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When in the conveyancing process do we need to get a solicitor?

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If you use a firm offering a 'no move, no fee' guarantee, the faster you instruct the better, as there are a number of tasks that can be carried out very early in the process. Some groups suggest holding off instruction until an offer is accepted, but delays can risk the other side pulling out, particularly in uncertain market conditions.

 
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