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Transfer of Equity in Old Ford

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 Old Ford Q & A's

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Updated: 03/12/16

Old Ford area information

Sutton House National Trust and Trinity Buoy Wharf LighthouseTemple Middle Temple Hall Historic Building are near to Old Ford.

Drivers are well served with Old Ford being well placed with excellent motorway access close at under a couple of miles of the A102M.

The closest station to Old Ford is Hackney Wick. London City Airport is 4 miles from Old Ford. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 19 miles, London Heliport Airport is 9 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 21 mile s, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 20 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 17 miles, Elstree Airport is 16 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 15 miles away.

The closest hospital to Old Ford is London Chest.

Q.

Please confirm the cheapest fee for a £358,000 property? I am trying to find an affordable Old Ford conveyancing estimate.

A.

This point catches out many buyers, and can leave them paying far more in conveyancing fees than they budgeted, and many property lawyers purport to offer so-called cheap conveyancing quotes, but extra charges may be added into small print that buyers often do not check. Extra charges which are listed in your solicitor's terms ought to be fair. Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.

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Would arranging a house survey be a good idea if we are buying a property, irrespective of its condition?

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We firmly recommend that home buyers in Old Ford book a property surveyor. Buyers should be aware that there are a wide range of concerns which affect a property, that will not be addressed during the conveyancing process, such as flat roof leaks.

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My husband and I are intending to buy in Old Ford. Can I check that the building is in a conservation area?

A.

With over eight thousand conservation areas throughout the country, the areas in or near Old Ford include a range of areas of historic or architectural significance designated as protected. A property solicitor will address the impact buying in a conservation area may have for affected areas in Old Ford.

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Can titanium (Ti) contaminate Old Ford soil?

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There are comprehensive regulations to prevent future top-soil contamination. The local authority for Old Ford will be able to provide more detail on cases of contamination.

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How is contaminated land in Old Ford investigated when purchasing a property?

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A wide range of contaminants caused by natural causes can ruin property, and an environmental search will reveal the extent to which a house may be affected by Old Ford contaminants like landfill sites and a proximate telecommunications base station.

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Is there a government body any detailed free published record on the standard of Old Ford conservation areas?

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Conservation area concerns, for example the upkeep of public spaces, removal of chimney stacks or excessive road signs are overseen by Tower Hamlets. Following a campaign, English Heritage have put together details in relation to the condition of conservation areas along with the trend.

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How much time may be accounted for conveyancing legal work often require, on average?

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For most residential property, the amount of time needed to transact a home varies, dependent on a handful of considerations which may include where management information is required. With our Old Ford property specialists, every sale is handled as fast as possible, without compromising on service.

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What sort of local searches concerning the risk of possible flooding at Tower Hamlets will the conveyancing solicitor in Old Ford actually apply for?

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A key component in the conveyancing protocol carried out when buying a property involves your solicitor applying for conveyancing searches that set out details with regard to the local Old Ford flood risk.

 
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