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Transfer of Equity in Astwood Bank

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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Conveyancing in Astwood Bank Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 15/01/17

Planning to moving to the Astwood Bank area? Practical Astwood Bank transport and public service facts ;

Defford Airport (disused) Airport is 15 miles from Astwood Bank. Birmingham Airport is 16 miles, Coventry Airport is 22 miles, Wolverhampton Business Airport Airport is 23 miles and away and Astwood Bank's closest station is Alvechurch at 6 miles.

Alexandra Redditch is a nearby hospital.

Q.

What are the best rates for conveyancing for a £114k property?

A.

Several property lawyers promote cheap conveyancing. However extra charges are frequently hidden in the terms of engagement that homeowners often do not check. Extra fees which are listed in terms and conditions ought to be reasonable and clear. Any disbursements ought to be listed on the conveyancing quote. Homeward Legal quotes offer a clear statement of your legal fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.

Q.

Please give reasons why sale conveyancing goes on for so long?

A.

The legal work required to buy or sell a property can potentially be delayed, we, however, endeavour to reduce the impact of these delays where feasible. Common delays include difficulties with mortgage finance.

Q.

Are charges for obtaining duplicate freehold company share certificates disbursements or fees?

A.

Every disbursement and fee should be identified on a conveyancing quote, with any possible extra costs clearly listed. These costs are fees not disbursements, and should be included in a conveyancing quote.

Q.

Might my conveyancing quote conceal any extra costs?

A.

No. Homeward Legal's solicitors do not charge any hidden extra charges.

Q.

As a consequence of the major flooding last year in the Midlands I am thinking that flood searches may not be sufficient?

A.

A Astwood Bank property solicitor will suggest that you apply for conveyancing searches if the standard search establishes a any kind of risk of flooding in Astwood Bank.

It is not uncommon for buyers to get in touch with a neighbour or local resident to get additional local history.

Q.

Can we hold off paying stamp duty tax?

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SDLT is due on homes over 125,000 pounds. We firmly advise against any stamp duty mitigation. These schemes are highly expensive and HMRC may challenge a scheme up to six years later imposing penalties and investigating all your tax matters.

Q.

To complete on our purchase ASAP, how do we organise fast conveyancing?

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Firstly, contacting a proactive conveyancing solicitor is the key to moving faster. There are, however, various jobs you as the buyer can do to accelerate the process, such as, calling or emailing the conveyancing solicitor, and chase them if you suspect any delays, getting your mortgage offer in place and responding to all correspondence via the fastest means.

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What kind of local searches as respects the risk of flooding at Hereford and Worcester will a property lawyer in Astwood Bank conduct?

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A key component in the conveyancing protocol of buying a property involves your conveyancer carrying out environmental searches that go in certain details on the Astwood Bank historical flood risk.

 
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