By Frances Traynor
24th April 2018
"A legal team you can trust during your property transaction."
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.
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.
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.
This takes place when a house seller accepts a low offer, then refuses it, choosing instead a second purchaser's offer. It could occur even months into a transaction. The risk of getting gazumped is present in any transaction. You should instruct a property solicitor as early as possible to reduce the chance of your transaction being gazumped.Q.
Most lenders in Otford are on our panels. Otford lenders and mortgage specialists include Excalibur Mortgages Ltd, 74a Brassey Rd, Oxted, RH8 0EU, Personal Touch Kent, Streamlands/Vauxhall La, Tonbridge, TN11 0NE, and Next Steps, The White House/22 St. Marys La, Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, TN3 0PR.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.Q.
Your conveyancer may suggest a chancel search. Although some parish councils have opted to exact chancel repairs on the current owners, there is no way to be certain that a parish in which lay rectors have not been expected to pay chancel repair dues recently will remain liability-free for new owners, so indemnity insurance may be advisable even if liability is unlikely.Q.
In general, the length of time taken to buy or sell a residence varies, with reference to a range of concerns, for example, whether it is a leasehold property being transferred. Nationwide, the average is around ten weeks, we however aim for faster conveyancing, driving the transaction to complete within 6 to 8 weeks.