By Frances Traynor
20th April 2017
"Teamwork is critical for an easy home move."
If you are selling, buying or remortgaging in Otford, you will need to appoint a solicitor to complete the legal side of things for you.
Homeward Legal's conveyancing team have a wealth of experience helping home buyers and sellers in Otford and across Kent.Our pragmatic approach means we move you in the shortest possible time.
Our solicitors handle all the legal work for your sale or purchase for a fixed fee.
We do not charge you any property legal fees for buying and selling a property, if your Kent house move does not complete.
Using area experience, our property lawyers will guide you through every aspect of the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Commuters are well served with Otford ideally situated with excellent motorway access roughly 2 miles off the M26.
Otford's nearest train station is Otford. The nearest airport to Otford is London Biggin Hill Airport (7 miles). London City Airport is 15 miles, London Heliport Airport is 20 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 19 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 19 miles, Rochester Airport is 14 miles and away.
The closest hospital is Sevenoaks.Q.
Misleading conveyancing quotes catch out many homeowners, leaving them to pay sometimes £100s more than planned. Many property lawyers purport to offer supposedly 'the cheapest conveyancing'. Unfortunately additional fees are often hiding in small print. Costs should be fair. The Homeward Legal quote calculator will confirm the solicitors' fees, based on the property you are buying.Q.
Stamp Duty in Otford is dependent on the home's value. For a house valued at £539000, SDLT is £21560.Q.
Your Otford property lawyer will recommend that you get additional environmental searches if the standard conveyancing searches determine a any kind of risk of flooding in Otford.
Sometimes property buyers to speak to a future neighbour for some further local information.
Conservation areas detail areas designated as being of 'special architectural and historic interest'. A conveyancing lawyer will address the consequences of purchasing property in a conservation area for affected areas in Otford.Q.
Residential property could be contaminated by a range of natural causes, like proposed erection of mobile masts or sand or clay quarries. An environmental search will reveal this in more detail.Q.
Traditionally, almost all conveyancing solicitors could act for the large mortgage lenders. Purchasers should be aware that a small number of lenders have opted to reduce the size of their 'solicitor panel'. Homeward Legal will act on behalf of many lenders to ensure that you will not need to pay any additional legal fees to your lender's solicitor.Q.
There is no argument why a buyer cant opt to take care of the bulk of the your own conveyancing without the help of an expert Otford conveyancing solicitor.
The truth is however that a lawyer juggles a significant number of actions including chasing mortgage offer or handling retentions many of which are better done by someone with training.
Above all else DIY conveyancers are taking risks without the correct indemnity cover which qualified legal firms always carry.Q.
Yes, We maintain that our network of speed focused SRA regulated solicitors take a completely take charge style to completing the necessary legal work for clients Our solicitors work quickly and will always communicate efficiently up and down the buyer and seller chain and who always use the latest land registry integrated systems to exchange on your move in the shortest time.