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Transfer of Equity in Redbridge

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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Homeward Legal's panel of solicitors carry out remortgage conveyancing for Redbridge clients every week.

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Conveyancing in Redbridge Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 19/01/17

Local data:

Redbridge's closest train station is Charing Cross. Redbridge's closest airport is London City Airport. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 15 miles, London Heliport Airport is 4 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 17 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 25 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 25 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 15 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 13 miles, Elstree Airport is 14 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 14 miles away.

Commuters are well served with Redbridge being well placed with very good road access around a couple of miles of the A40M.

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Redbridge points of interest

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Brixton London Windmill, London National Portrait Gallery Art Gallery and Temple Middle Temple Hall Historic Building are in Redbridge.

The most convenient hospital for Redbridge is Royal London Homeopathic.

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How do I find affordable conveyancing?

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This point catches out many property buyers and sellers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted, and many firms advertise cheap conveyancing quotes, but additional charges will be included in the terms. Busy, stressed property buyers and sellers ignore these terms at their peril. Fees included in terms and conditions needs to be reasonable and clear and only apply in cases where the conveyancer must complete additional work on your behalf, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Our online calculator will create an accurate quote for your buy.

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There is a lot of free information about handling the legal side of home moving when buying and selling a house. Is it shrewd to carry out the conveyancing on a DIY basis on my own?

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Theoretically there is no argument why you shouldn't do the legal process on your own. In reality however, a solicitor juggles a huge array of exercises e.g. chasing notices/share certificates and communication with the lender most of which require a qualified professional. Additionally firms and their solicitors will be in possession of indemnity insurance to safeguard you in the event of any failures on the part of the solicitor.

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I have a requirement to complete on the sale of a share of freehold flat within 5 weeks, are you fast Redbridge conveyancing solicitors ?

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Generally North East London solicitors companies are procrastinating which adds additional anguish to the property selling process.

Homeward Legals approach to conveyancing is different - we always use new CMS systems . Crucially , we give you a firm prepared to communicate by phone and email from the beginning to the end of the buyer and seller chain .

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Direct Line Mortgages is going to be our lender, what do I need to consider?

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Buyers should consider that, recently, a number of lenders have reduced the number of firms on their approved panel, which may result in increased legal costs for purchasers. Homeward Legal are able to act for all large lenders.

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What do we do to calculate stamp duty and what will it be on a £932000 residential property?

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The Stamp Duty that will be due is calculated based on a limited set of factors, including the value of the home, and whether it is in a 'disadvantaged area'. On a £932000 house or flat, stamp duty will be £37280.

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Which Redbridge lender panels are your solicitors members of?

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Homeward Legal work with all the major lenders serving Redbridge home purchasers. Redbridge lenders and mortgage specialists include Mortgage Monitor Ltd, 1 Raven Rd, London, E18 1HD, Finance Giles, 11 Wren Rd, Dagenham, RM9 5YN, and Sound Mortgage Options Ltd, 361 Eastern Av, Ilford, IG2 6NE.

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Would ordering a home buyers survey be required when we are purchasing residential property?

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It is recommended that you instruct a surveyor to undertake a survey if you are planning to buy in Redbridge. There are many concerns that affect a property, including subsidence, and these will not be addressed by your conveyancing solicitor.

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We are buying a property where the seller has installed incongruous stone cladding to the maisonette which may conflict with Clyde Circus conservation area guidelines.

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Your instructed conveyancing solicitor should confirm if the property is affected by a designated conservation area and whether any modifications have requisite consent. In the absence of any the necessary permissions, your solicitor will give you professional advice on the alternatives which include obtaining from Redbridge planning authority or taking out an indemnity insurance policy.

 
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