By Frances Traynor
19th April 2018
"Working together is vital for an less stressful move."
If you are buying or selling your home, or you want to extend the leasehold on it, you should instruct a conveyancing solicitor to complete the legal work.
The property lawyers on Homeward Legal's panel have years of conveyancing experience in Newbury and across Berkshire. Our speed-driven, proactive approach means we often complete the transaction in the shortest possible time.
Our property lawyers undertake all the conveyancing work for your house move for a fixed cost.
If your Berkshire move does not complete we do not charge you any solicitors fees.
With local experience, our solicitors will guide you through the details of your sale or purchase.
No additional fees whatsoever.
By road: Newbury is served by the M4, A4, A34 and A339. By rail: The nearest train station is Newbury. By air: The three closest airports to Newbury are TAG London Farnborough Airport (33 miles), Southampton Airport (37), and London Heathrow Airport (46).
Hospital: West Berkshire Community, London Road, Benham Hill, Thatcham, RG18 3AS. Council: Newbury Town Council (www.newbury.gov.uk).
Attractions: Highclere Castle, West Berkshire Museum, Donnington Castle, Kennet and Avon Canal, and Bucklebury Farm Park.Q.
Homeward Legal will not charge hidden extra charges for any reason. You should be aware that some solicitors only estimate conveyancing costs. The final bill you receive may be much more than you were expecting as a consequence. Try our quote calculator, or call our team of conveyancing experts on 0800 038 6699 to obtain your fixed-fee quote backed up with our ‘No Completion, No Fee’ guarantee.Q.
Conveyancing searches are a standard set of questions requested by the purchaser's conveyancing lawyer from local and national authorities. These searches only deal with facets affecting the legal title of the property and are, therefore, an essential part of the conveyancing process.Q.
Estate agent recommendations are a common way to appoint a solicitor. However, these referrals must be compared with other local solicitors, or better-value firms found online, as an agent may select the solicitor willing to pay the highest referral-fee, and not the best solicitor for your needs. For more assistance, why not call Homeward Legal on 0800 038 6699?Q.
Most lenders in Newbury are on Homeward Legal’s solicitors' panels. Lenders and mortgage specialists in Newbury include:
Some lenders have taken the decision to limit the number of solicitors who can act for them. Homeward Legal, though, will act for all large lenders, approved by the council of Mortgage Lenders, to ensure that you will not need to pay legal fees for your lender's solicitor.Q.
Conveyancing searches range in cost depending on which ones are ordered and to what depth they go. In addition, if you are buying with the help of a mortgage,
your lender may request additional searches be performed. Searches are disbursements paid to a third party, and will not be included in a quote for solicitor's fees. Homeward Legal’s quotes make the distinction between the two charges absolutely clear. Try our quote calculator or call us on 0800 038 6699 for more information.Q.
The length of time required to transact property does vary from between as little as three weeks to as much as three months. This duration is based on a range of legal considerations including whether any party has a mortgage. With our specialist solicitors at Homeward Legal, your transaction is handled as fast as possible, without compromising on service.Q.
Your solicitor in Newbury will apply for flood-risk searches, which will also include a far more informative and in-depth flood search, if it is felt necessary. If you are concerned, you could contact a neighbour or a local flood-damage builder, such as C. Rumens Builders, 5 Southfields, Graces Lane, Chieveley, Newbury, RG20 8XQ Tel: 01635 248996.Q.
Newbury is located in West Berkshire Council, Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, West Berkshire, RG14 5LD, phone: 01635 42401Q.
It is strongly suggested that you book a RICS survey. Buyers should be aware that there are a range of concerns that can affect a property, that a lender's valuation survey, for example, will not cover, which include roof damage.Q.
Instructing a experienced conveyancer is key a fast completion. When finding a suitable a conveyancer, you should ask yourself the following: Was there a delay delivering a quote? Do they use email as the preferred mode of communication? Do they work on a 'no sale, no fee' basis?Q.
Buyers in Newbury should be aware of a number of local areas of conservation. A lawyer will address the consequences of purchasing property in a conservation area and be able to offer more information.Q.
Conveyancing searches ranges in cost. Searches are disbursements paid to a third party, and will not be included in a quote for solicitor's fees.Q.
Yes. We believe that our solicitors take a an extremely speed focused approach to completing the conveyancing process
Our conveyancing solicitors are highly proactive and try to communicate end to end throughout the chain buyer and seller property chain and utilise speed focused local authority and land registry integrated systems to exchange on your house move swiftly.Q.
Yes - Our company is familiar with auction buyers and sellers. Our highly qualified conveyancers have acted for many successful bidders at local Newbury property auctions including Acuitus, Allsop (Commercial), Allsop (Residential), Auction House London, Award Property, Barnett Ross, Baxtons, Brendons Auctioneers, Countrywide Property Auctions and Drivers Norris.
Prudent buyers at auction tend to select a SRA regulated property lawyer as rapidly as possible for a detailed investigation of the legal documents well in advance of the property auction date.
After the auction day, the lawyer has to be prepared for get through all of the legal work in under the 4 week time frame as required by the auction conditions.