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Conveyancing Solicitors Chafford-Hundred

In-Deed is a national conveyancing specialist which delivers 21st century conveyancing legal services to residential property buyers and sellers in Chafford Hundred.

Our Price promise means an unbeatable value fixed fee legal service contains no hidden extras in order to help you calculate the increasing cost of moving home. Essex has a vast choice of property lawyers covering Chafford Hundred, but we feel that none can beat us on service.

Property Prices in Chafford Hundred

Thurrock House Prices (in £1000's)
  Oct-10 Oct-11 Oct-12 Oct-13
146 145 144 146

In the last 4 years, property prices in Thurrock have risen. The Land Registry recorded property purchases averaging £146, 455 in October 2013, an increase of 2% in comparison to last year.

House prices are expected to continue increasing throughout this year by up to 8%. Causes of the positive market include scant housing stock and the Funding for Lending initiative. Despite these predictions, some experts anticipate a bubble, with the market slowing by 2016.

Recent property transactions

  • Freehold Purchase - Hatfield Road, Grays, RM16, £145, 000
  • Leasehold Sale - Nightingale Court, Fleming Road, Chafford Hundred, RM16, £140, 000
  • Apartment Sale - Grenville Road, Chafford Hundred, Grays, Essex, RM16, £158, 000
  • Freehold Sale - Palins Way, Grays, Essex, RM16, £215, 000
  • Freehold Purchase - Frances Avenue, Grays, RM16, £236, 000

Chafford Hundred Conveyancing Fees

Our fixed cost promise gives you the peace of mind that the solicitors fee on your quote is the same price you pay the solicitor at the point you ultimately complete.

A lot of solicitors add additional charges in the terms and conditions of their quote or estimate. Charges to check for often include charges for indemnity insurance arrangement or for filling out the stamp duty tax return.

How to accurately compare conveyancing quotes from Chafford Hundred solicitors

Properly comparing Chafford Hundred solicitor conveyancing quotes can be very tricky. See our useful we have assembled a typical list which highlights everything to search for in the small print when looking for any extra costs .

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Council for Chafford Hundred

Chafford Hundred is in Thurrock Council (Labour controlled). Council Tax bands for the tax year 2013\2014 are; Band A - £888, Band B - £1, 036, Band C - £1, 184, Band D - £1, 333, Band E - £1, 629, Band F - £1, 925, Band G - £2, 221, Band H - £2, 665.

Living in Chafford Hundred

Chafford Hundred is located in Essex in the East of England and is roughly 19 miles (km) from Chelmsford, the county town. Cobham Hall, Firepower! Royal Artillery Museum and Red House are often listed among tourist attractions. Local pubs include the Sandmartin, the Treacle Mine Sizzling, the Dog & Partridge and the Chafford Hundred 1km away. Nearby shops include Williams Butchers and Greggs bakery at Unit 5B Lakeside Shopping Centre.

How Your Chafford Hundred property lawyer Will Carry out the Conveyancing

Finding your quoteBefore the process will commence, a conveyancer will need to be chosen. Do not rely on the big headline fee, because many budget quotes can have additional hidden fees included in terms and conditions.

Instructing a solicitor Before a conveyancing company is able to commence the conveyancing work, it will be necessary to formally instruct them. This first step requires you to review, approve and sign the solicitors small print.

Pre-contract phaseThe purchasers solicitor negotiates the draft contract with the sellers lawyer. Also enquires are made. The final draft is agreed, and a preliminary date may also be agreed for completion.

Arrange a Surveyor to examine the homeA local RICS Surveyor with experience on Chafford Hundred properties will establish if there are any urgently required repairs like missing DPC and possible conservation area breaches.

Chafford Hundred conveyancing searchesThere are four standard searches which lenders need. These are Environmental, Drainage and Water, Chancel Liability and Local Authority. These searches look into issues including compulsory purchase orders.

Exchanging contractsOnce the lender has formalised their offer and the deposit is ready, contracts are exchanged. Both sides are now bound to go through with the sale and purchase.

CompletionThe deeds are handed over to the purchaser, after payment of the funds that are due is made. Keys to the property are collected.

Help to Buy in Chafford Hundred

The Help to Buy scheme makes it possible for home movers with a 5% deposit to buy a new-build or existing home priced at up to £600, 000. To be eligible for the Help to Buy scheme, the property will need to be not Buy to Let, and the mortgage must be repayment (not interest-only). £600, 000 is the highest property value available under the scheme.

For more detail, contact the Money Advice Service, or your local Help to Buy agent.

Need a Conveyancing Solicitor for a Remortgage in Chafford Hundred ?

Our carefully selected SRA regulated solicitors and licensed conveyancers can help home owners intending to remortgage a Chafford Hundred home. Our team have developed leading remortgage case management systems enabling our lawyers to deliver a rapid but tailored legal service.

Online Conveyancing Quote

Many conveyancing websites sell advantages of conveyancing online, such as email and SMS updates and casetracking.

The key to a less stressful move is a communicative solicitor, regardless of the software they use. With In-Deed, home movers experience the benefit of modern conveyancing developments and the assistance of a dedicated, high street conveyancing solicitor.