By Frances Traynor
19th October 2017
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When selling or buying in Reigate, you will need a property lawyer to look after the legal work .
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The closest airport to Reigate is Gatwick North Terminal Airport. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 20 miles, London City Airport is 22 miles, London Heliport Airport is 17 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 21 mile s, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 6 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 19 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 24 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 12 miles away. Reigate Station station is around a mile from Reigate.
Motorists are well served with Reigate ideally situated with good motorway access about 1.5m of the M25 Junction 9 Westbound.
East Surrey is the neighbouring hospital.Q.
This catches out many buyers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted, and many solicitors offer 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. However additional costs can inflate the solicitor's invoice. Additional fees found in your solicitor's terms should be fair and reasonable. Your conveyancing quote should, in addition, define costs to be paid to third parties, e.g. the Land Registry, (disbursements).Q.
Traditionally, solicitors could carry out mortgage-related work for most lenders. Some lenders have opted to reduce the size of their 'solicitor panel', potentially creating higher conveyancing costs for property purchasers. Homeward Legal, though, are able to act for most UK mortgage lenders to ensure that you will not need to pay your lender's conveyancing fees.Q.
With Homeward Legal, you will be expected to pay at most £249 for a standard search bundle. Searches are disbursements, and will not be included in a solicitor's fees.Q.
The Stamp Duty rate you must pay is calculated with reference to the house or flat's price. Stamp duty will be £38040 on a £951000 house.*
*Correct as of November 2012Q.
The conveyancing solicitor will see if the property is located within a conservation area, and if so whether any modifications have the essential consent.Q.
Flood searches handled by the conveyancing solicitor in Reigate should include the more thorough search (Landmark) if required.
If you remain worried you could attempt to call a neighbour of the property or nearby Surrey flood repair expert, such as: Matt Clark Decorating, 68 Prices Lane, Reigate, RH2 8AY Tel: 01737 778576.Q.
Remediation can often be possible, although it can be expensive. For more insight, contact Green Intentions Ltd, Woodstock Cottage/1 West Rd, Reigate, RH2 7JU.Q.
A necessary step in the legal process of buying a property involves the lawyer carrying out environmental searches that go in certain details regarding Reigate area flood risk. Also as an additional measure a property lawyer in Reigate could possibly advocate a more involved (e.g. Landmark) detailed search.