By Frances Traynor
19th January 2018
"Working in partnership is the secret to a faster completion."
If you are buying or selling a home in Okehampton, you will need to get a lawyer to complete the legal work on your behalf.
Our property lawyers have a wealth of experience of conveyancing in Okehampton and across Devon. Our proactive approach means we move you faster than other firms.
Our property lawyers handle all the legal work for your sale or purchase for a fixed cost of conveyancing in Okehampton.
We do not charge you any property legal fees for buying and selling a home, if for any reason your Devon house move does not complete.
Using their area conveyancing experience, your solicitor will guide you through every aspect of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Okehampton's closest train station is Okehampton and Okehampton's nearest airport is Plymouth City Airport (22 miles).
Okehampton Community is the neighbouring hospital to Okehampton.Q.
This catches out many buyers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted, and many conveyancers claim to offer supposedly 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. Often additional costs are frequently hidden in the terms and conditions. Excited buyers, eager to get underway, often ignore this small print when they instruct. Additional fees which are listed in the terms should be fair. They be applied only where the solicitor must complete unanticipated additional work , which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Any disbursements should also be clearly stated on a quoteQ.
Homeward Legal work with many lenders. A number of mortgage specialists operate in Okehampton, such as Mortgagefinders, 33 Dunsford Rd, Exeter, EX4 1LQ, Mortgage Advice Bureau (Exeter) Ltd, North Door/Broadwalk House/Southernhay West, Exeter, EX1 1TS, and Mortgage Matters Plus, Pottery Rd, Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, TQ139DS.Q.
A wide range of contaminants caused by factors caused by man and by nature may potentially impair land in Okehampton, like existing and proposed overhead electricity cables and pollution incidents. An environmental search will offer more detail. Land / Premises At, Exeter Road Ind Est, Devon, EX20 1UF may be one source of local contamination.
An important component in the conveyancing protocol involves a solicitor making an application for environmental searches that go into details in relation to Okehampton area flood risk.Q.
The routine legal procedure is to obtain Local Authority (personal or official), Drainage Search, Environmental, Tin Search and Clay Search as well as any less common searches such as Planning.Q.
Conveyancing searches (environmental) conducted by your Okehampton solicitor will also include a far more specialist flood search if it is felt necessary.
It could be worth trying to also speak to a neighbour for some further local history or local Devon flood damage builder - try: Woods M A, Resthaven, Broadbury, Okehampton, EX20 4LF Tel: 01837 871282.Q.
Searches range in cost, depending on the searches required by your lender. A conveyancing solicitor will order a bundle generally including a mining search and a chancel liability search.Q.
If you use a firm offering a 'no move, no fee' guarantee, instructing as soon as possible is wise. Some groups advocate holding off instruction until the offer is accepted, but you will then be at a serious disadvantage in the event of a contract race, or buyer eager to move quickly.