By Frances Traynor
19th July 2017
"Working in partnership is critical for a smoother completion."
If you are selling or buying a property in Ampthill, you will need to chose a solicitor to take care of conveyancing work on your behalf.
Homeward Legal's network of solicitors have years of experience of conveyancing in Ampthill and all over Bedfordshire. Our highly proactive approach often means we move you faster than other firms.
Our solicitors undertake all the conveyancing work for your move for a fixed cost.
You will not be charged any solicitors fees, if your Bedfordshire house move does not complete.
With local Ampthill expertise, our CQS solicitors will lead you along every step of the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Houghton House English Heritage and Wrest Park Gardens English Heritage are close to Ampthill.
The closest airport to Ampthill is Luton Airport (12 miles). The nearest station to Ampthill is Millbrook.
The closest hospital to Ampthill is Steppingley Flitwick.Q.
Numerous law firms purport to offer cheap conveyancing, however extra charges will be included in the solicitor's terms, left unread by preoccupied property buyers and sellers Our quotes clearly state the solicitors' fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.Q.
Your property solicitor will contact the council to ascertain the up to date council tax charges which will subsequently be detailed in the conveyancer's title report.
The correct rates for homes in Ampthill are set out in detail online at the Central Bedfordshire local authority website. At the time of authoring, 29 January 2013, rates are as follows:
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors strongly advise that purchasers in Ampthill book a property surveyor when you intend to buy in Ampthill. There can be a range of issues that affect a property, that a solicitor will be unable to address, such as subsidence.Q.
Residential property could be contaminated by several environmental concerns, like overhead transmission lines or waste disposal sites. An environmental search will reveal this in more detail.Q.
Searches are enquiries requested by the conveyancing lawyer via specific agencies. Searches are unable to address physical defects.Q.
The Stamp Duty due is dependent on a small number of factors, including the value of the property, and whether it is in a 'disadvantaged area'. On a £147000 residential property in Ampthill, stamp duty will be £1470.Q.
Regrettably, it is common practice for some firms to hide fees in small print. Our solicitors do not charge any hidden charges. Know that some solicitors' firms will give a low estimate, not an accurate quote. The bill you receive on completion can be much greater.Q.
Ampthill is located in Central Bedfordshire Council, Priory House, Monks Walk, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, SG17 5TQ, phone: 0300 300 8000