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Transfer of Equity in Cottesmore

A transfer of equity occurs when a property owner wishes to change the legal ownership of the property. Reasons include marriage, divorce and tax planning.

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Remortgage Solicitors Cottesmore

Homeward Legal's panel of solicitors carry out remortgage conveyancing for Cottesmore clients every week.

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Updated: 15/10/16

Local points of interest in Cottesmore

Wymonham Leics Windmill, Oakham Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre Birds of Prey Centre and Burley Holy Cross Churches Conservation Trust are in Cottesmore.

Cottesmore's nearest airport is Tollerton, Nottingham City Airport (23 miles). The closest station to Cottesmore is Oakham, about 4 miles away.

The nearest hospital is Rutland Memorial.


I am looking for a cheap Cottesmore solicitor for selling a flat. Can you assist?


Various property lawyers offer theoretically cheap conveyancing quotes, but additional costs may pad the final bill. Any disbursements to be paid should also be included on the conveyancing quote. Our online calculator will create an accurate quote for your sell.


What do we need to know about fixtures and fittings?


Commonly, fixtures are permanently fixed to walls, floors or ceilings securely and fixtures are free-standing. Completion or agreement of a fixtures and fittings form is unfortunately often left to the last minute, when a dispute may jeopordise the transaction.


Do you recommend taking precautions to get out of paying out for stamp duty to HM Revenue?


We do not recommend purchasers expose their finances to any form of stamp duty scheme, because these schemes are expensive and HMRC may challenge a scheme up to six years later.


Why does the purchase conveyancing process in Cottesmore take such a long time?

Conveyancing in Cottesmore could be lengthy even where there is no chain. Some causes are beyond the solicitor's influence. Homeward Legal strive to curtail their effect wherever a difference can be made by, for example, ordering searches as early as possible. Reasons for delay include issues elsewhere in a chain.


I am planning to buy an Edwardian terraced house. Is it that significant that searches are performed?


These searches are a commonly-used set of enquiries performed on behalf of the purchaser, for example a drainage search. Conveyancing searches are very informative, but deal with legal considerations.


Which local factors can impact land in Cottesmore, and will they be thoroughly investigated?


A wide range of contaminants can reduce the value of residential property in Cottesmore, like other sources of contaminated land and waste treatment sites in the area. An environmental search will give more information.


Does your firm deal with auction conveyancing in Cottesmore?


Our company is used to working with residential property auction conveyancing. It is not uncommon for specialist properties for example development properties, are purchased at auction and these demand additional exploration. Lawyers therefore advocate buyers to decide on a their conveyancing lawyer well before the day of the auction to allow time for a review of the auction pack. After the property auction your selected lawyer is prepared for concluding the purchase within the limited time as conventionally required by the auction conditions.


Which individual searches will my conveyancing solicitor in Cottesmore get when acting on a Cottesmore property?


The standard legal protocol is to obtain Local Authority (personal or official), Drainage and Water Search (CON29DW or personal), Environmental and Gypsum Mining Search as well as any specific local searches, which may include a Official Search of Part with Priority (OS2).