By Frances Traynor
26th July 2017
"Working together is the secret to a quicker home move."
If you are selling or buying a home in Northumberland, you will need to appoint a solicitor to complete the legal work on your behalf.
Our solicitor panel have years of experience helping home buyers and sellers in Northumberland and throughout North East England. Our proactive approach means we complete the transaction faster than other firms.
Our solicitors undertake all the conveyancing work for your home move for a fixed fee.
We do not charge you any solicitors fees, if for any reason your Northumberland house move does not complete.
Using area experience, your property lawyer will lead you along every step of your sale or purchase.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Northumberland's nearest station is Morpeth at 16 miles and Northumberland's nearest airport is Newcastle Airport (19 miles).
Coquetdale Cottage Rothbury is a nearby hospital for Northumberland.Q.
Misleading conveyancing quotes catch out many buyers, leaving them to pay sometimes £100s more than planned. Many firms advertise 'the cheapest conveyancing'. Often extra charges will be included in the small print. Extra fees found in terms of engagement should be reasonable and clear. The Homeward Legal quote calculator will confirm the exact legal fees based on the property you are buying.Q.
The regions in or near Northumberland include a number of conservation areas. Your conveyancing lawyer will offer more information, in regard to relevant conservation area restrictions in Northumberland.Q.
We maintain that our speed focused conveyancing property lawyers adopt a completely efficient method when finishing the conveyancing
With Homeward Legal, conveyancing solicitors try to communicate through all parts of the buyer and seller property chain and implement state of the art online and information technology systems to complete on the sale as quickly as possible.
An agent will often refer one or more conveyancing firms. However, if the agent is paid a fee by the solicitor, an agent may decide to recommend the firm which pays to the largest referral fee, not the law firm with the best reputation.Q.
Our solicitors have experience working with the majority of lenders serving Northumberland home purchasers. Local mortgage lenders and brokers include Lloyds TSB Bank PLC, Bellingham, Hexham, NE48 2AZ, and Lloyds TSB Bank PLC, The Cottage, Otterburn, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE19 1NP.Q.
The homes appropriate council tax band will normally be given as part of the conveyancer's title report along with the local authority. Correct rates for residents of Northumberland are set out online at the Northumberland local authority site. On, 15 January 2013, rates are:
The solicitor should determine whether the property is within a designated conservation area, and if so whether any alterations have the necessary permission.Q.
Potentially amounting to over £100,000 in repair cost obligations, chancel liability should be considered by buyers of Northumberland property likely to be affected. Following a change in the law, interest over any affected land must be registered by October 2013. This will make it easier to identify affected property through a chancel search.