By Frances Traynor
19th January 2018
"Teamwork is the secret to an easier property transaction."
When buying, selling or remortgaging a house or flat in Penzance, you will need a conveyancing solicitor to handle legal work for you.
Homeward Legal's network of solicitors have a wealth of experience of conveyancing in Penzance and across Cornwall. Our highly proactive approach means we move you in the shortest possible time.
Our conveyancing solicitors handle all the legal work for your home move for a fixed fee.
We do not charge you any solicitors fees for buying and selling a house, if for any reason your Cornwall house move does not complete.
With Penzance and Cornwall experience, our solicitors will guide you through the whole of the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
The closest airport to Penzance is Penzance Airport (1 mile). Lands End Airport is 6 miles away. The nearest station to Penzance is Penzance.
The nearest hospital is West Cornwall Penzance.Q.
Many firms purport to offer theoretically 'the cheapest conveyancing'. Often additional fees will be included in the small print. Fees should be fair and reasonable. We offer quotes, not estimates, and clearly state all legal fees you pay for a standard conveyancing transaction.Q.
The time taken to transact a residence can vary. This is influenced by a number of considerations such as if either party has a mortgage. Our lawyers work hard to ensure your move is handled as fast as possible, without compromising on service.Q.
The agent will be able to pressure a law firm to handle your conveyancing they refer a large volume of work to, and can therefore exert pressure on your behalf. These referrals must be compared with other local solicitors, or better-value firms found online, as the agent may prefer to suggest whichever firm pays the most per referral, not the best solicitor for your needs.Q.
All too often conveyancers are extremely apathetic which brings even more aggravation to the home conveyancing process.
Our approach is to employ modern IT and local authority and land registry integrated systems . More importantly , we always provide you with a chosen solicitor practiced at communicate up and down the chain .Q.
Stamp Duty Land Tax is due for property sold for over 125,000 pounds. Homeward Legal do not advise purchasers expose their finances to any stamp duty scheme. These schemes are costly and HMRC may challenge a scheme up to six years later. There have been a range of government-sponsored schemes, such as relief for buyers in 'disadvantaged areas', and your solicitor will advise if these may apply.Q.
A wide range of contaminants could lessen the value of land, like proximity to waste sites or nearby electrical substations. An environmental search should offer more information.Q.
Essential to moving faster is to use a proactive conveyancer. Beyond that, there are various jobs you as the buyer can also do to speed up your conveyancing. These include:
The conveyancing process in Penzance will sometimes be exposed to significant delays. Homeward Legal know how distracting such delays can be and endeavour to minimise the effect of these delays if it can be achieved. There are numerous reasons for delay, such as slow solicitors acting for the other side.