By Frances Traynor
19th July 2017
"Working in partnership is the secret to an easier home move."
When buying, selling or remortgaging a home in Sherwood, you will need to get a solicitor to complete the legal work for you.
Our solicitor network have a wealth of experience of conveyancing in Sherwood and throughout Nottinghamshire. Our proactive approach often means we complete the transaction faster than other firms.
Our property lawyers handle all the conveyancing work for your home move for a fixed fee.
If your Nottinghamshire house move does not complete we do not charge you any solicitors fees for buying and selling a house.
With local Sherwood expertise, our CQS solicitors will guide you through every aspect of the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
The nearest airport to Sherwood is Tollerton, Nottingham City Airport (5 miles). East Midlands Airport is 13 miles, Tollerton Airport is 6 miles and Gamston Airport is 23 miles away. The nearest station to Sherwood is Bulwell, about 2 miles away.
Nottingham City is a nearby hospital for Sherwood.Q.
Many solicitors claim to offer supposedly 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', but additional costs are often hiding in the solicitor's terms of engagement, left unread by preoccupied property buyers and sellers Any disbursements must also be stated on the quote Fees needs to be fair and clearly defined and only apply in cases where the lawyer is required to complete extra work for you, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process.Q.
Nottingham local authority searches conducted by your Sherwood property lawyer during the conveyancing process should identify if the property is in a designated conservation area proof of formal approval for modifications will be required.Q.
The key to a fast completion is to employing a proactive and experienced conveyancing solicitor. When finding a conveyancing solicitor, you should ask yourself the following: Was there a delay delivering a quote? Which communication methods do they use? Days can be wasted waiting for letters in the post which could be emailed or faxed. Are they 'no move, no fee'? This can incentivise a faster transaction.
Over the last two years, some lenders have limited the number of solicitors who can act for them. Homeward Legal are able to act for many CML-approved lenders to keep legal costs to a minimum.Q.
Chancel liability repair costs can run into £100,000s, which owners of affected property will be compelled to pay on demand to the Sherwood Church council. A chancel search is used to confirm whether such a liability exists. The solicitor performing your conveyancing will confirm that a chancel search is appropriate. Church properties in Sherwood where chancel liability may apply include St Martin.Q.
An essential part of the legal procedure of purchasing a property involves your solicitor applying for environmental searches that offer information with respect to Sherwood historical flood risk.Q.
The Homeward Legal group have solicitors who have experience working with all the major lenders assisting Sherwood homebuyers. Local mortgage lenders and brokers include Money Matters, 11 Radcliffe Rd, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 5FF, T B Mortgage Services, Po Box 6797, Bulwell, Nottingham, NG6 8XR, and Clear Choice Mortgages Ltd, St. Peters Chambers/Bank Pl, Nottingham, NG1 2JJ.Q.
Many agents will have referral deals with solicitors where they refer clients to them. Such referrals need to be weighed up against alternatives, as an agent may decide to recommend the firm which pays to the largest referral fee, not the most suitable for you.