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Conveyancing in Buckingham Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 19/07/17

Some helpful Buckingham transport and services facts and figures ;

Buckingham's nearest airport is Turweston Aerodrome Airport. Kidlington Airport is 18 miles away. Buckingham's closest train station is Milton Keynes Central.

Buckingham hospital is relatively close to Buckingham.

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Although there are lots of £99 fixed quotes online, how do we find a reputable one? We need a low cost conveyancing quote.

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The lack of clarity surrounding this topic catches out many buyers and sellers, and can leave them paying far more in conveyancing fees than they budgeted, and many firms advertise supposedly cheap conveyancing quotes. Unfortunately extra fees may be added into the solicitor's terms of engagement. Your conveyancing quote ought to list any disbursements. Any extra costs ought to be reasonable. They be applicable if the conveyancer must perform additional tasks in your interest, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.

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We are purchasing a £310000 Buckingham house, how is stamp duty assessed?

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Stamp Duty will depend on the value of the home. For a residential property bought for £310000, stamp duty will be £9300.

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We are intending to buy a property in Stoke Goldington with Gayhurst. Will it be necessary to get a chancel search?

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A solicitor instructed to handle the transaction is likely to recommend that a chancel search be ordered. Through some Parochial Church Councils (PCCs) have opted to impose chancel repairs on owners of lay rectorships, there is no way to be certain that a parish in which lay rectors have not been expected to pay chancel repair dues recently will not be so in future. In the event that chancel liability may apply, your solicitor might recommend insurance rather than pulling out of the purchase.

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How long does it take my designated property solicitor to conduct all of the legal formalities on a maisonette in a period property we are buying?

The legal process can take anywhere between one month and twelve weeks depending on any number of factors like the efficiency of the sellers solicitor, or the time taken to get a mortgage offer. Our chosen property lawyers are exceptionally focused on pushing transactions through work towards completing the process in as little time as possible.

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Is contaminated land in Buckingham a problem for any residential properties?

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A wide range of contaminants can lessen the value of residential property in Buckingham . Contaminants such as shallow mining and other sources of contaminated land should be reported on during conveyancing searches.

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Sudden personal circumstances dictate that we ideally want to exchange contracts on the legal process our jointly owned apartment very quickly, do Homeward Legal have any really especially fast Buckingham solicitors ?

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Homeward Legal takes a take charge approach to concluding the legal process to meet the sellers needs.

Having implemented advanced software systems . We also allocate sellers a regulated conveyancing lawyer prepared to communicate with everyone in the chain including landlords, to fulfil a fast exchange.

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We are buying in Buckingham on a recently-developed former industrial site. Is cadmium soil contamination likely?

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Measures are taken in the areas around Buckingham to remediate soil contamination. Also considering issues such as radioactive waste and water contaminants such as sewage, contaminants affecting Buckingham property will be factored into an environmental search.

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We need to complete this purchase as soon as possible, can we guarantee a fast exchange and completion in Buckingham?

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Primarily, a fast conveyancing transaction is key is to employing a proactive conveyancing solicitor. You should consider:

  • Are phone, fax and email their preferred methods of contact
  • Are phone, fax and email their preferred methods of contact
  • Did you experience any delays when requesting a quote?

 
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