By Frances Traynor
20th April 2017
"The ideal team for your home move."
If you are buying, selling or remortgaging a house or flat in Westminster, you will need to appoint a lawyer to carry out the legal work for you.
Our property lawyers have many years experience helping home buyers and sellers in Westminster and all over Central London and our pragmatic approach means we move you in the shortest possible time.
Conveyancing solicitors who carry out all the conveyancing work for your house move for a fixed fee.
We do not charge you any property legal fees, if your London move does not complete.
With area conveyancing experience, our solicitors will guide you through every aspect of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Westminster's nearest train station is Charing Cross and Westminster's nearest airport is London City Airport. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 15 miles, London Heliport Airport is 4 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 16 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 25 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 25 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 15 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 13 miles, Elstree Airport is 14 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 14 miles away.
Motorists are well catered for with Westminster ideally situated with good major road access under 2m of the A40M.Q.
Brixton London Windmill, London National Portrait Gallery Art Gallery and London The National Gallery Art Gallery are close to Westminster.
The nearest hospital to Westminster is St Thomas Lambeth.Q.
Various solicitors claim to offer cheap conveyancing quotes, but extra fees are often hiding in small print which unwary buyers fail to check. Any extra fees needs to be fair and clearly defined. They only be applied if your conveyancer is required to complete extra work in your interest, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Homeward Legal quotes offer a clear statement of your legal fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.Q.
Following a campaign, English Heritage have assembled details of the condition (poor to good) of conservation areas as well as the risk of standards slipping.
Local conservation areas are created by the local authority (Westminster) who police everything from what can be developed to the halting of neon signs.Q.
Homeward Legal never charge any extra, hidden charges to transfer a property.Q.
The legal work needed to sell or purchase a home can suffer setbacks. We endeavour to minimise their impact whenever it is possible by, for example, ordering searches as early as possible.Q.
The SDLT due will depend on the house's value. For a home estimated at £914000, stamp duty is £36560.Q.
Property owners neighbouring church property in the locality may be required to pay for repairs. This is referred to as chancel repair liability. A chancel search will confirm whether liability for Westminster properties is likely to exist. Westminster churches include Abbey, St James's, Piccadilly, St Margaret and St Mary le Strand.Q.
Legislation exists to control pollution, waste, water and chemical contamination. Data on many contaminants, such as water contaminants such as household chemicals and food-processing waste, will be included in an environmental search.Q.
A conveyancer applies for property environmental searches that will include Westminster area flood risk data.