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A transfer of equity occurs when a property owner wishes to change the legal ownership of the property. Reasons include marriage, divorce and tax planning.

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Conveyancing in West Croydon Q & A's

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Updated: 16/01/17

London Biggin Hill Airport is 5 miles from West Croydon. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 18 miles, London City Airport is 11 miles s, London Heliport Airport is 9 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 20 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 15 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 15 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 18 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 20 miles, Elstree Airport is 23 miles and away. The nearest train station to West Croydon is South Croydon.

Shirley Oaks Croydon is the closest hospital.

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How do we find a discount conveyancing estimate?

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Various conveyancers purport to offer theoretically cheap conveyancing quotes. Unfortunately additional costs may pad the final bill. Based on the property you intend to buy, our online quote calculator will generate an accurate statement of conveyancing fees.

Q.

In respect to the Met Office warning of more intense rainfall in the future, we are wondering if property environmental searches might not be thorough enough?

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A lawyer in West Croydon will consider also get rigorous conveyancing searches (environmental) if the standard searches spots a West Croydon flood risk area

You can always converse with a neighbour to gain further assurance.

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I am purchasing a residence in West Croydon, and need to know if there are any areas of conservation.

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There are a number of conservation areas around West Croydon. The local authority will be able to advise further about local conservation areas, and the property solicitor handling your purchase address the consequences of purchasing property in a conservation area.

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Would acquiring a building survey be advisable if we are purchasing a home?

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We strongly advise that the majority of buyers book a property surveyor to carry out a survey. It is a fact that there are many problems that can negatively affect a property, which a conveyancing solicitor will not report on. These include rotten roof timbers and flat roof leaks.

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Are we advised to get a chancel search if I plan to purchase in the parish of Tooting Graveney, near West Croydon?

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A lawyer should confirm that a chancel search be taken out, regardless of the parish in which the house being purchased is found. Through some Parochial Church Councils have taken the decision to charge chancel repairs on the current owners of lay rectorships, it is not possible to be certain that a parish which has not been subject to chancel liability in the past will not be so in future. For property in the parish of Tooting Graveney, it is not safe to rely on the historical behaviour of the parish council alone as a guide.

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Which local authority is responsible for West Croydon?

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West Croydon is located in London Borough of Croydon Council, Taberner House, Park Lane, Croydon, CR9 3JS, contact: 020 8726 6005

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What investigation into the potential risk of floods in Surrey will my West Croydon conveyancing solicitor look into?

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A solicitor applies for formal environmental searches, which include West Croydon area flood risk information. Depending on the results, the conveyancing solicitor in West Croydon may recommend an inexpensive additional in-depth flood risk search.

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What will the West Croydon conveyancing solicitor recommend if the home I want to buy is inside a Croydon council conservation area which has unseemly satellite dishes added?

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Croydon planning authority Requisition for search and Official Certificate of Search conducted by a solicitor as part of the conveyancing should find out whether the West Croydon property a designated conservation area and any evidence of the appropriate permissions for additions to the property will be supplied.

 
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