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Transfer of Equity in Histon

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: 21/10/16

Histon points of interest

Impington Cambs Windmill, Milton Country Park and Cambridge Leper Chapel Historic Building are close to Histon.

Histon's nearest airport is Cambridge City Airport (3 miles). Histon's closest station is Waterbeach.

Histon is within 3 miles off the M11 junction entry 14 Southbound.

The nearest hospital is Impington, Cambridge Lea.


How do I find the best conveyancing rates in Histon for a £209,000 property?


Many online and high street solicitors promote theoretically cheap conveyancing, however extra fees will be included in the solicitor's terms of engagement. Busy, stressed sellers and buyers ignore these terms at their peril. Our quotes offer a clear statement of your solicitors fees for a standard purchase or sale.


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


We deal with auctions throughout the UK and do frequently act for buyers and sellers at auction. It is a smart decision for purchasers to appoint a suitable lawyer as quickly as possible to allow enough time for a full investigation. prior to the auction. Subsequently, following the auction day itself your selected property conveyancing lawyer is utterly prepared for speedily concluding the conveyancing within the limited time as usually required by the auction conditions.


What will the council tax cost on a Fifties Band A flat in Histon?

The respective council tax band will conventionally be given in the conveyancing report on title along with the local authority.

The latest tax charges for residents of Histon are tabled on the South Cambridgeshire council website. Currently (05 January 2013) rates for all bands are:

  • Band A - £996.00
  • Band B - £1,162.00
  • Band C - £1,328.00
  • Band D - £1,494.00
  • Band E - £1,826.00
  • Band F - £2,159.00
  • Band G - £2,491.00
  • Band H - £2,989.00


Why could Histon property legal work for a purchase need such a long time?


The legal work needed to sell or purchase a property could potentially be delayed. We do our best to minimise the effect of these delays wherever it is feasible by pushing all parties involved. There are numerous reasons for delay, such as the time taken to return management information.


How is Histon contaminated land investigated?


A broad range of contaminants caused by natural causes and human activities can harm the resale value of residential property in Histon, and an environmental search should clarify to what extent a specific property could be affected by contaminants like radioactive substances in the region.


What can fee for the conveyancing searches be?


The cost of searches varies substantially. They are paid out to a 3rd party, and are charged at cost.


I am planning to buy in Histon. How do I find out whether the residence is in a conservation area?


With nine thousand such areas listed across the country, the areas in or near Histon include a range of conservation areas. The benefits of such restrictions include protection for trees and other flora, but they can result in the buyer inheriting liability of unauthorised changes.


What are searches?


Searches are queries undertaken in the interest of the purchaser. Conveyancing searches are highly recommended, but refer to legal-related matters.