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Conveyancing in Sidcup Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 24/04/17

The nearest station to Sidcup is Albany Park, around 1 mile away and the nearest airport to Sidcup is London City Airport. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 25 miles, London Heliport Airport is 13 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 22 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 22 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 24 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 24 miles, Elstree Airport is 25 miles, Rochester Airport is 19 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 8 miles away.

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Local Sidcup attractions

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Erith London Windmill, Eltham Palace English Heritage and Museum of the Royal Arttillery:Firepower Aviation Museum are easily accessible from Sidcup.

The neighbouring hospital for Sidcup is Queen Marys Sidcup.

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How do I get the best conveyancing rates in Sidcup for a £296,000 property?

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Misleading conveyancing quotes catch out many buyers, leaving them to pay sometimes £100s more than planned, and many firms promote cheap conveyancing quotes, however extra fees can inflate your final invoice. Any costs included in the small print ought to be fair and only apply in cases where your lawyer must complete unanticipated additional work in your interest, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.

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How much is the council tax on a Thirties terraced Band D dwelling in Sidcup?

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You will be given detail on your homes band as part of the title report. Council tax charges for properties in Sidcup are published on the Bexley council website. At the time of authoring on 18 March 2013 rates for all bands are:

  • Band A - £957.00
  • Band B - £1,116.00
  • Band C - £1,276.00
  • Band D - £1,435.00
  • Band E - £1,754.00
  • Band F - £2,073.00
  • Band G - £2,392.00
  • Band H - £2,871.00

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I am going to be finally moving out of our terraced property on the outskirts of Sidcup into our new home in Shortlands . What is the best point to instruct a home removal company?

Your solicitor would usually advocate that sellers wait organising removals until after the contracts have exchanged as in advance of this generally the firm move date will not have been agreed.

There are many local and national companies including Bexley Man And Van, 70/70/Park Mead, Sidcup, DA15 9PF Telephone: 020 3627 0633.

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We are buying a restored chapel in Grain. Will a chancel search be compulsory?

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The solicitor may suggest that a chancel search be taken out, whichever parish where the home being bought is located. In Sidcup's much older areas, chancel repair can be imposed on new owners of a home where Parochial Church Councils have not imposed the same liability on the last owners. For property in the parish of Grain, it is not safe to rely on the historical behaviour of the parish council alone as a guide.

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An Unforeseeable event demand that we want to move along quickly and exchange on the legal work on our mortgaged leasehold apartment in a short time frame, do Homeward Legal use fast property lawyers in Sidcup ?

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Often home moving solicitors are lackadaisical bringing further anguish to the home conveyancing process. Having invested in modern IT and software systems . We always give you a SRA conveyancing solicitor who will communicate with all parties in the buyer and seller chain for example estate agents, to achieve a quick sale.

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How long may I allow for the conveyancing process require, on average?

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On average, the number of weeks taken to transfer property is not wholly predictable, dependent on a number of legal considerations. Homeward Legal solicitors ensure your sale, purchase or remortgage is handled quickly, and to the highest standard of service.

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Which local authority is responsible for Sidcup?

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Sidcup is located in London Borough of Bexley Council, Civic Offices, Broadway, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA6 7LB, phone: 020 8303 7781

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Should I read about doing ones own conveyancing as a buyer of a home , Would it be reasonable to enact the DIY conveyancing on my own?

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There is no argument why a home seller should not look after the majority of the your own conveyancing without the help of an experienced conveyancing solicitor in Sidcup. In reality however, a property lawyer typically handles a large number of actions ranging from understanding the practical side of the process or apportioning service charges many of which need adequate training.

 
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