By Ellie Pierpoint
15th November 2016
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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Homeward Legal's panel of solicitors carry out remortgage conveyancing for Lewisham clients every week.
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If you are buying, selling or remortgaging a property in Lewisham, you will need to chose a conveyancing solicitor to handle conveyancing work for your move.
Homeward Legal's solicitor panel have a wealth of experience of conveyancing in Lewisham and across South East London. Our proactive approach means we move you faster than other firms.
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We do not charge you any solicitors fees, if for any reason your London house move does not complete.
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Commuters are well served with Lewisham enjoying excellent motorway access nearby at a couple of miles of the A40M.
The closest airport to Lewisham is London City Airport. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 15 miles, London Heliport Airport is 4 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 17 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 25 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 25 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 15 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 13 miles, Elstree Airport is 14 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 14 miles away. The closest station to Lewisham is Charing Cross, around a mile away.Q.
Brixton London Windmill, London National Portrait Gallery Art Gallery and Temple Middle Temple Hall Historic Building are near to Lewisham.
The nearest hospital to Lewisham is Royal London Homeopathic.Q.
The confusion over this matter catches out many buyers and sellers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted, and many conveyancers advertise cheap conveyancing quotes. However extra fees will be included in the solicitor's terms of engagement. Any fees found in the terms should be fair and reasonable. Your conveyancing quote should state any disbursements to be paid.Q.
In Lewisham, some owners can be required to fund upkeep of a medieval church. A number of sources are used to identify liability, including parish archives. Church of England properties in the local area where chancel liability may apply include St Mary the Virgin and St Stephen.Q.
If you wish to have a stab you can feasibly complete the bulk of the your own conveyancing without the services of a qualified conveyancing solicitor in Lewisham. However, a conveyancer is in charge of a significant number of actions such as chasing retention releases and handling retentions which need a qualified professional. More importantly DIY lawyers do not have suitable indemnity insurance which solicitors are legally obligated to possess.Q.
A recent directory of the state of repair of conservation areas in Lewisham is chronicled by English Heritage. This details are currently listed at English Heritage - Deptford High Street is recorded as very bad with medium vulnerability and improving.Q.
We strongly recommend that home buyers in Lewisham book a survey if purchasing in Lewisham. It is a fact that there are many defects that can negatively affect a property, that a lender's valuation survey, for example, will not cover, such as ground movement and cracks around door frames.Q.
We adopt an extremely efficient approach when conducting the legal work for home sellers as quickly as possible.
Having invested in the latest practice management systems . We always give sellers a SRA property lawyer who will go the extra mile to communicate with the entire property chain for example landlords, to bring about a fast home move.Q.
A lawyer is required to ascertain if the property is inside a designated conservation area, and if so whether any alterations have necessary consent from the Lewisham planning authority.Q.
Conveyancing in Lewisham will sometimes be exposed to significant delays. Homeward Legal understand how unnecessarily stressful these delays can be and strive to minimise the burden of these delays by driving the sale or purchase forward.