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Conveyancing in West Smithfield Q & A's

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Updated: 14/01/18

Commuters are well served with West Smithfield having excellent major road access about 3m of the A40M.

West Smithfield's closest station is London City Thameslink. London City Airport is 7 miles from West Smithfield. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 16 miles, London Heliport Airport is 5 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 17 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 25 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 16 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 14 miles, Elstree Airport is 14 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 14 miles away.

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Noted West Smithfield interest

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Brixton London Windmill, Holborn Lincolns Inn Great Hall Historic Building and Temple Middle Temple Hall Historic Building are around West Smithfield.

The nearest hospital is St Bartholomews London.

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How do I get the best rates for conveyancing for a £667,000 home?

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Many buyers seeking discount conveyancing are caught out by the lure of very low conveyancing rates, and many conveyancers offer so-called 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', however additional costs are frequently hidden in the solicitor's terms. Third party costs, termed disbursements, to be paid ought to be defined on the conveyancing quote. Our quotes clearly state the solicitors' fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.

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My estate agent has named a firm of solicitors. Will it be more cost-effective to instruct this solicitor?

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If you opt for a solicitor referred this way, you may have the benefit of the agent's willingness to reduce delays in the conveyancing process.

However, if they are paid a referral fee, some agents may 'recommend' the firm which pays to the largest referral fee, not the best solicitor for your needs.

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Is there something I can do to avoid paying SDLT?

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Stamp duty mitigation must be treated with caution. Such schemes are often uneconomical and very risky.

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Will we need a house survey?

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Homeward Legal heavily advise that home buyers book a house survey if you are planning to buy in West Smithfield. Many problems can affect a property. These include cavity wall tie failure or poor drainage. These will not be reported on by a solicitor.

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For fast legal work on the purchase of a £784,000 house, how could we speed up our move?

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Most importantly, a fast conveyancing transaction is crucial to instruct a proactive and experienced lawyer. There are numerous tasks you could do to speed up the legal work. These include:

  • calling or emailing the lawyer, and chase them if you suspect any delays
  • quickly answering your lawyer's questions (by email if possible)
  • confirming your mortgage offer

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What would the searches in West Smithfield cost?

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The cost of conveyancing searches can vary noticeably. They are paid to a third party, and are charged at cost.

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Which local authority is responsible for West Smithfield?

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West Smithfield is located in City of London, PO Box 270, Guildhall, London, EC2P 2EJ, Tel: 020 7606 3030

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May the charges for my conveyancing have any extra fees?

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No. We do not charge any hidden charges under any circumstances.