Conveyancing in Catford

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Conveyancing Solicitors Catford

In-Deed online conveyancing is a country wide conveyancing company providing client-centric conveyancing services for Lewisham throughout Lewisham. We work on a no completion no fee basis meaning you will not need to pay the legal fees until you move home. Wherever you live in Lewisham we make the legal work simple.

Catford House Price Data

Lewisham House Prices (in £1000's)
  Oct-10 Oct-11 Oct-12 Oct-13
264 265 277 306

House values in Lewisham have risen dramatically, in the last 4 years. Purchased property averaged £306, 478 (source:, a change of £29, 503 compared to the same month last year.

Recent property transactions

  • Lease - Inchmery Road, London, SE6, £249, 950
  • Leasehold Purchase - Culverley Road, Catford, London, SE6, £218, 000
  • Leasehold Flat Sale - Torridon Road, London, SE6, £140, 000
  • Freehold House Purchase - Bellingham Road, Catford, London, SE6, £328, 000
  • Freehold House Purchase - Glenwood Road. Catford, London, SE6, £317, 000

Solicitors Legal Fees In Catford

Our approach is to supply a fixed cost conveyancing quote for your Catford property purchase or sale.

Many CQS solicitors include additional fees in the small print. Additional conveyancing fees to check for often include further fees for the removal of a registered caution or restriction at the land registry or for BACS transfers.

Catford Local Government

Catford is in the London Borough of Lewisham Council (Labour controlled). Council tax bands for tax year 2013\2014 are as follows: Band A - £909, Band B - £1, 060, Band C - £1, 212, Band D - £1, 363, Band E - £1, 666, Band F - £1, 969, Band G - £2, 272, Band H - £2, 727.

Living in Catford

Watering holes in the area include the London & Rye, the Catford Ram and the Goose Catford. David Oakman & Sons Ltd butchers and Greggs bakery are some of the useful grocery options in the area.

Property legal checklist

Getting a quote for the conveyancingWhilst it is possible to complete the process yourself, most home movers will not have the legal expertise, experience or time, and choose to instruct a solicitor. Look for fixed quotes with 'no sale, no fee' protection, but ensure that you check the small print for any hidden additional fees.

Instructing your solicitor When you have selected the firm you wish to carry out the conveyancing for your Catford transaction it will be necessary to formally engage their services. This requires you to go over, approve and sign the solicitors fine print.

Initial stagesEnquires are made, including confirming that the seller has the right to sell the property. Also the draft contract itself is drawn up.

Book a Surveyor to see the buildingA good local RICS Surveyor with experience on property in Catford will pinpoint defects including settlement or wall cracks. House longhorn beetle is a known local thing in Lewisham.

Catford searchesThere are four typical searches. These are Local Authority, Environmental, Drainage and Water, and Chancel Liability. These cover a broad range of factors, including whether the property is connected to public drains. Your property lawyer could also recommend potential additional searches.

Exchange of contractsContracts are signed and exchanged. The two sides are legally obligated to go through with the transaction.

CompletionOn the day usually specified in the contract, the deeds from the seller are handed over to the buyer, once payment of, less the 10% deposit, funds that are remaining is made. Keys to the new home may the be collected.

Help to Buy in Catford

To be eligible for this programme, the property being acquired needs to be your main home, the mortgage must be repayment only, and you cannot have interest in any other property A maximum value of £600, 000 exists for houses covered by the scheme.

Speak to the Money Advice Service, or your local Help to Buy agent for further detail. Aldwyck , 01582 869 440, is the local agent for Catford.

Speedy Conveyancing for a Remortgage in Catford

If you are remortgaging a home in Catford you will need a solicitor. Our Solicitors have devised the latest remortgage technologies enabling our carefully selected solicitors to provide a speedy but individual service.

Online Conveyancing

It is easier than ever for property buyers and sellers to review the progress of their conveyancing, with online conveyancing tools including casetracking and SMS updates at their disposal.

The key to a faster, easier move is a proactive solicitor, regardless of the technology they use. Home movers get working with In-Deed's conveyancing solicitors the benefit of both modern conveyancing developments and additionally a dedicated, high street conveyancing solicitor.