By Ellie Pierpoint
15th November 2016
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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As confirmed by the 2011 census, the population of Birmingham 1,904,658 spread over an area of 129,635 hectares (320,335 acres) meaning a density of population of 14.7 people per hectare or 5.9 per acre.
The closest train station to Birmingham is Birmingham Snow Hill. The closest airport to Birmingham is Birmingham Airport (7 miles). Coventry Airport is 20 miles and Wolverhampton Business Airport Airport is 16 miles away.
Motorists are well catered for with Birmingham having good motorway access about a couple of miles of Junction 6 Southbound of the M6.
A&E For Birmingham Childrens is the nearest hospital to Birmingham.Q.
Various firms offer 'the cheapest conveyancing', but extra costs can inflate the solicitor's invoice. Any extra charges included in the terms should be clearly defined. The conveyancing quote ought to list the disbursements to be paid.Q.
During the conveyancing process, your solicitor will verify if the property is affected by a designated conservation area and whether any modifications have requisite consents from the local planning authority.
The legal work involved in buying or selling Birmingham property can be drawn out, Homeward Legal, however, do our best to reduce the cost of these delays by chasing for prompt responses.Q.
Both agents and mortgage brokers may suggest a conveyancer. If the agent is paid a referral fee, however, the agent may prefer to suggest the solicitor willing to pay the highest referral fee, not the most suitable for you.Q.
The SDLT you will owe will rely on the purchase price. For a house or flat valued at £189000, SDLT will be £1890.Q.
The conveyancing process can take anywhere from 1 month to twelve weeks, which can be affected by any number of things e.g. the speed of the vendor's conveyancing solicitor, or the speed of other lawyers in the chain. Homeward Legal's property solicitors are extremely focused on speed and communication, with the aim of exchanging as soon as we can.Q.
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors advise that home buyers book a home surveyor. Buyers should be aware that there are a range of defects that can negatively affect a property, which a conveyancing solicitor will not report on, including insect infestation or wet rot.Q.
Buyers need to be aware that, recently, a number of lenders are now limiting the firms who can act for them, which may result in greater legal costs for property buyers. Homeward Legal are able to act on behalf of most lenders in the UK.