By Frances Traynor
19th July 2017
"Teamwork means the ability to work together towards a common goal."
If you are buying or selling in Thurrock, you will have to instruct a lawyer to complete the conveyancing work for you.
Our panel of conveyancing solicitors have a wealth of experience of conveyancing in Thurrock and all over Essex. Our proactive approach often means we move you faster than other firms.
Our property lawyers perform all the conveyancing work for your move for a fixed fee.
We do not charge you any conveyancing fees, if your Essex house move does not complete.
Using area experience, our CQS solicitors will guide you through every aspect of the conveyancing process.
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Orsett Essex Windmill, Tillbury Fort English Heritage and East Tilbury Coalhouse Fort Historic Building are near to Thurrock.
Thurrock's nearest station is Grays at 2 miles and the nearest airport to Thurrock is Rochester, Maidstone Rd Airport (12 miles). London City Airport is 14 miles, London Heliport Airport is 23 miles, London Airport is 16 miles, Rochester Airport is 13 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 18 miles away.
The nearest hospital is Thurrock.Q.
The confusion over this matter catches out many homeowners, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted. Many law firms offer 'the cheapest conveyancing', but extra costs are often hiding in the solicitor's terms. Busy, stressed homeowners ignore these terms at their peril. Extra costs ought to be reasonable. Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.Q.
Normally a conveyancer's title report will include the relevant Thurrock council tax band. Correct rates for residents of Thurrock are listed on the Thurrock council website. On 12/10/2012 the rates are:
Homeward Legal will not charge any hidden charges for any reason. You should be aware that some websites offer
unrealistically low 'quotes' which are in fact estimates. You may face a much greater total fee when you have completed.Q.
A qualified Thurrock conveyancer should carry out specialist flood risk searches if the environmental searches identifies any kind of local Thurrock flood risk.
You could also try to contact a neighbour or local resident for further local information.Q.
In the majority of situations, the faster you instruct the better. Promptly instructing a firm for your Thurrock transaction could mitigate the chance of the transaction falling through.Q.
A solicitor is likely to recommend that a chancel search be taken out. Chancel repair has the potential to be imposed on current owners of a house where church councils have not imposed the same liability on the last owners, so indemnity insurance may be advisable even if liability is unlikely.Q.
The SDLT which will be owed is calculated based on the value of the property. It will be £58250 on a £1165000 property.*
*Accurate as of October 2012Q.
Land may be contaminated by a broad range of human activities, such as pollution incidents. An environmental search will reveal this in more detail. Area 1, Medebridge Road, Essex, RM16 5TZ is one such potential source of local contamination.