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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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Updated: 17/10/16

Commuting from the area? ;

The closest station to Great Coates is Great Coates. Great Coates's closest airport is Kirmington, Humberside International Airport.

Grimsby, Diana, Princess of Wales is the most convenient hospital to Great Coates.


I am trying to find an affordable Great Coates conveyancing quote, we are on a tight budget.


Confusion over this issue catches out many sellers and buyers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted. Many property lawyers advertise so-called 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. Unfortunately extra costs are frequently hidden in the terms. Fees found in terms of engagement needs to be fair.


How many lenders in Great Coates do you work with?


Most lenders in Great Coates are on our solicitors' panels. Lenders and mortgage specialists in Great Coates include Mortgage & Investment Solutions Ltd, 332 St. Nicholas Dr, Grimsby, DN37 9SF.


The internet has abundant useful books on the subject of doing your own legal work. Do I actually have to use lawyer in Great Coates ?


Technically there is absolutely no reason why a home seller should not undertake the your own conveyancing yourself. The truth is however that a conveyancing solicitor is in charge of a huge number of functions such as chasing deeds or checking the lease most of which really need a qualified professional. Despite that solicitors practices must carry sufficient insurance cover that ultimately protects you from any professional failures.


How can I establish whether the Great Coates conservation area is neglected?

English Heritage keep records of the condition of conservation areas. Conservation areas in Great Coates are set up by the local authority (North East Lincolnshire) who govern the state of the area including things like traffic signs, the addition of stone cladding and what can be developed.


Will our conveyancer in Great Coates inform me about the amount to be paid of council tax for a Band D house prior to exchange of contracts?


Your property's pertinent council tax band should in most cases be highlighted in the conveyancing report on title, and by the local council. The latest tax rates for residents of Great Coates are set out at the North East Lincolnshire local authority website. At the time of writing (04 February 2013) rates are:

  • Band A - £1,007.00
  • Band B - £1,174.00
  • Band C - £1,342.00
  • Band D - £1,510.00
  • Band E - £1,846.00
  • Band F - £2,181.00
  • Band G - £2,517.00
  • Band H - £3,020.00


Do you advise that we get a chancel search? I am buying close to parsonage grounds in Great Coates.


There are over 15,000 parishes in England and Wales. Owners of property within some of these may be required to contribute towards the repair of a local church. Terms used in a property's name, like 'glebe', may indicate chancel liability. Great Coates ecclesiastical properties where a chancel search may be appropriate include St Nicolas.


What can contaminate land in Great Coates?


A broad range of contaminants caused by factors caused by man and by nature can lessen the value of land in Great Coates. Contaminants like other land contamination and proximity to landfill sites will be considered as part of the environmental searches.


What length of time should it take the property lawyer to complete the legal formalities on a maisonette in a sixties house we are thinking of buying in Great Coates?


Completion can take anywhere from around a month and three months dependent on any number of things, like the efficiency of the vendor's conveyancer, or the number of people in the chain.