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Conveyancing in Corby Q & A's

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Updated: 21/10/16

Pertinent local transport and services details:

Tollerton, Nottingham City Airport is 34 miles from Corby. The closest station to Corby is Kettering.

Corby Community is a nearby hospital to Corby.


How do I get the best rates for conveyancing in Corby for a 631,000 house?


The confusion over what is, and is not, included in a 'cheap' quote leaves many homeowners paying out more than they anticipated in the end, and many firms claim to offer supposedly 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', however additional charges may be added into small print. The disbursements to be paid ought to be defined on the quote Additional fees needs to be reasonable. Our online calculator will create an accurate quote for your buy.


I want to complete on the legal work on my house within 6 weeks, are Homeward Legal really fast solicitors in Corby ?


Our firm always adopt a very speed focused approach to completing the legal process.

Our approach to conveyancing is to employ speed focused IT and integrated systems . Importantly , we look after you with a conveyancers incentivised to communicate with agents, landlords, councils and all parties in the buyer and seller property chain .


If we plan to buy in the parish of Fotheringhay, should we get a chancel search?


The solicitor may suggest that a chancel search is ordered, irrespective of the parish in which the property being purchased is found. Chancel repair may be imposed on new owners of a property where Parochial Church Councils (PCCs) may have spared previous owners or tenants. For property in the parish of Fotheringhay, it is not safe to rely on the historical behaviour of the parish council alone as a guide.


Is geared up for 1 month completions on the conveyancing of auction properties in Corby?

Yes - In fact we are familiar with local and national auctions and frequently work for bidders at auction. Lawyers typically suggest purchasers to select a good lawyer prior to the property auction date so there is time for a full investigation.

Thereafter, following the date of the auction your selected lawyer is wholly geared up to completing the purchase within as short a time frame as usually required by the conditions of sale.


I am on a very tight budget , Will doing the conveyancing myself without the assistance of a Corby conveyancing solicitor save any cash?


Legally speaking there is no reason why you cant go down that route and do the bulk of the legal and technical work on your own.

That said, a conveyancing solicitor in Corby is familiar with a large number of activities ranging from chasing deeds and DS1 documents or apportioning ground rents which are more safely handled with appropriate a qualified professional.


Corby solicitors do a number of property conveyancing searches when they are instructed by a home buyer - which particular searches?


If you are obtaining a mortgage, your lender insist that at least the following Local Authority (council), Drainage and Water Search (CON29DW) and Environmental, and, depending on certain criteria, less common searches, which might include Land charges full Search.


How do I guard against getting gazumped?


Gazumping happens when a buyer's offer is rejected, following initial acceptance, by the property seller, in favour of a greater offer. Because acceptance of an offer is not binding on the seller until exchange of contracts, there is a chance of being gazumped. Instructing a fast, efficient solicitor early to handle your transaction should help to reduce the likelihood of gazumping.


What is the council tax on a converted dwelling in Corby?


As a rule the conveyancer's title report will supply the Corby council tax band. Up-to-date rates for residents of Corby are listed on the Corby council site. At the time of writing on 22 December 2012 the different rates are:

  • Band A - £935.00
  • Band B - £1,090.00
  • Band C - £1,246.00
  • Band D - £1,402.00
  • Band E - £1,713.00
  • Band F - £2,025.00
  • Band G - £2,336.00
  • Band H - £2,804.00