By Frances Traynor
17th January 2018
"Teamwork is critical for a faster move."
When buying or selling a property in Bridport, you will need to chose a lawyer to look after the legal side of things for your move.
Our conveyancing lawyers have many years experience helping home buyers and sellers in Bridport and all over Dorset and our pragmatic approach often means we complete the transaction in the shortest possible time.
Conveyancing solicitors who handle all the legal work for your move for a fixed fee.
If your Dorset house move does not complete we do not charge you any property legal fees for buying and selling a home.
With their area experience, our solicitors will guide you through the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Bridport's closest airport is Exeter International Airport. The closest train station to Bridport is Maiden Newton.
Bridport Community is a relatively close hospital.Q.
The confusion over this point catches out many buyers, and can leave them paying far more in conveyancing fees than they budgeted. Many law firms purport to offer theoretically cheap conveyancing quotes. However additional costs may be added into the small print. Any charges which are listed in terms of engagement should be fair and clearly defined. Applicable disbursements ought to be listed on your quote. We provide quotes, not estimates, and clearly state the fees for a standard conveyancing.Q.
Your property solicitor will write to the council to ask about the currently applicable council tax band and rates, which will subsequently be included in the report on title.
The latest tax charges for properties in Bridport are set out in detail at the West Dorset council site. At the time of writing, 19 October 2012, band rates are:
Most lenders in Bridport are on our Bridport solicitors' panel. Lenders and mortgage specialists in Bridport include Bridport Mortgage Centre, 16 West St, Bridport, DT6 3QP.Q.
Stamp Duty is dependent on the purchase price. On a £1130000 residential property, stamp duty will be £56500.Q.
The result of a landmark case 10 years ago reaffirmed that 'lay impropriators' of property must contribute towards the cost of church repairs. Following a change in the law, interest over any affected land in Bridport must be registered by October 2013. This will make it easier to identify affected property through a chancel search. Churches in this area include St Mary.Q.
Homeward Legal takes an extremely efficient method to fulfilling legal process for customers to suit a clients time frame.
We only introduce you to solicitors which will communicate through the whole of the buyer and seller chain . In addition our expert panel of solicitors are actually chosen because they always employ expensive software systems to exchange on your move to your preferred move date.Q.
Bridport is located in West Dorset District Council, Stratton House, 58- 60 High West Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ, Tel: 01305 251 010Q.
Until recently, solicitors could carry out mortgage-related work for most lenders. A small number of lenders have limited the firms who can act for them. This can mean increased legal costs for property purchasers. Homeward Legal are able to act for most mortgage lenders, keeping buyers' legal costs to a minimum.