By Frances Traynor
19th April 2018
"A legal team you can rely on during your property transaction."
Our solicitors undertake all the legal work for your sale or purchase for a fixed cost of conveyancing in Victoria Docks.
You will not be charged any conveyancing fees, if your London house move does not complete.
Using their local experience, our CQS solicitors will guide you along every step of the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Commuters are well served with Victoria Docks ideally situated with excellent motorway access about 1.4 miles of the A102M.
The nearest airport to Victoria Docks is London City Airport (1 mile). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 21 mile s, London Heliport Airport is 10 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 23 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 21 mile s, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 19 miles, Elstree Airport is 18 miles, Rochester Airport is 24 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 13 miles away and Charlton train station is around 2 miles from Victoria Docks.Q.
Trinity Buoy Wharf Lighthouse, Museum of the Royal Arttillery:Firepower Aviation Museum and Blackheath Old Dover Rd Library Art Gallery are close at hand to Victoria Docks.
The most convenient hospital to Victoria Docks is Plaistow, Newham University.Q.
This catches out many sellers and buyers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted, and many solicitors offer 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. However additional costs will be included in the solicitor's terms of engagement. We provide quotes, not estimates, and clearly state the fees for a standard conveyancing.Q.
In most cases a conveyancer's title report will contain the appropriate Newham council tax band. The correct rates for properties in Victoria Docks are set out in detail online at the Newham local authority website. At the time of writing on 24/07/2012 band rates are:
Whichever Victoria Docks parish in which you are buying, a solicitor might recommend a chancel search. Although some church councils have opted to impose chancel repairs on owners of affected property, it cannot be guaranteed that a parish which has not been subject to chancel liability in the past will not continue to be so, so indemnity insurance may be advisable even if liability is unlikely.Q.
With Homeward Legal, clients buying in Victoria Docks required to pay at most £249 for a standard bundle of searches. Informative but less frequently ordered extra searches include a British waterways search.Q.
No. Homeward Legal do not hide any extra, hidden costs for your standard conveyancing. You should be aware that some conveyancers give 'quotes' which are in fact estimates, which could be totally different to your final invoice.Q.
Finding a proactive and experienced solicitor is crucial to buying faster. There are several things you as the buyer can do to accelerate the legal work, including, responding to your solicitor by phone, fax or email wherever possible, arranging any finances require to complete the purchase and requesting regular updates from your solicitor and keep the pressure on.Q.
Repair costs resulting from chancel liability can total hundreds of thousands of pounds. Owners who have bought property prior to 2003 may be totally unaware that a liability exists if a chancel search was not carried out. The solicitor handling your conveyancing will confirm that a chancel search is appropriate.Q.
A qualified conveyancer in Victoria Docks will advise you to include specialist food risk searches if the standard search establishes a significant risk of flooding in Victoria Docks.
For added history you could always get in touch with a future neighbour.