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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If you are selling or buying in Cambridgeshire, you must instruct a conveyancing solicitor to look after the legal work for your move.
Our conveyancing team have many years experience helping home buyers and sellers in Cambridgeshire and all over the East Midlands. Our highly proactive approach often means we complete the transaction faster than other firms.
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Cambridgeshire's nearest train station is Waterbeach at 4 miles. The nearest airport to Cambridgeshire is Cambridge City Airport.
The nearest hospital is Impington, Cambridge Lea.Q.
Many online and high street firms promote 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', however extra costs are often hiding in the solicitor's terms. These terms are often ignored by excited homeowners, eager to get underway. Any charges which are listed in your solicitor's terms should be fair and clearly defined. We offer quotes, not estimates, and clearly state all legal fees you pay for a standard conveyancing transaction.Q.
Areas considered to be of 'special architectural and historic interest', like stretches of canals, may be recognised as conservation areas. Bassingbourn Caldecote, Duxford Airfield Duxford / Whittlesford and Longstanton are among the conservation areas in Cambridgeshire. The local authority will be able to provide more details about local conservation areas, and the conveyancing solicitor handling your purchase should discuss what specific restrictions are in place.Q.
There are no reasons why a seller should not undertake the bulk of the your own conveyancing without the help of a skilled property solicitor in Cambridgeshire. In reality however, a property solicitor is familiar with a large array of functions ranging from understanding the practical side of the process or notifying parties of completion which are better done by someone with a skilled professional. Above all else do it yourself conveyancers take huge risks in operating without acceptable insurance cover that every solicitors are obligated to get.Q.
In the majority of situations, as soon as possible, as the legal work can begin straight away. Instructing your solicitor sooner can reduce the likelihood of your purchase or sale stalling.Q.
Agent recommendations are a not uncommon path whereby buyers get a solicitor. However, if they are paid a referral fee, the agent may prefer to suggest the solicitor willing to pay the highest referral fee, not the best solicitor for your needs.Q.
Homeward Legal do not advise buyers risk any stamp duty mitigation. These schemes are expensive and HMRC may challenge a scheme up to six years later imposing penalties and investigating all your tax matters. There have been a small number of government initiatives, however, such as relief for buyers in 'disadvantaged areas'. Your solicitor will advise as to your eligibility.Q.
Your conveyancer will inform you regarding the ideal route, depending on factors like lender requirements. If personal searches are used the conveyancer might look for a local search company e.g ANGLIAN WATER SERVICES LTD TRADING AS GEODESYS, OSPREY HOUSE, 1 PERCY ROAD, HUNTINGDON, CAMBS, PE29 6SZ Tel: 01480 323889.