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Conveyancing in Corbridge Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 16/10/17

Corbridge area info

Corbridge Roman Site English Heritage and Aydon Castle English Heritage are around Corbridge.

Corbridge's nearest airport is Newcastle Airport. The nearest station to Corbridge is Corbridge, approximately 1 mile away.

The closest hospital for Corbridge is Hexham General.

Q.

There are lots of 'cheap' offers, but how do we find a good one? I need to find low cost conveyancing.

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Misleading conveyancing quotes catch out many buyers, leaving them to pay sometimes £100s more than planned. Many solicitors purport to offer cheap conveyancing quotes. Often additional charges may pad your final invoice. Your Corbridge conveyancing quote should state third party costs, termed disbursements, to be paid.We offer quotes, not estimates, and clearly state all legal fees you pay for a standard conveyancing transaction.

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Which local authority is responsible for Corbridge?

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Corbridge is located in Northumberland County Council, County Hall, Morpeth, NE61 2EF, contact: 0845 600 6400

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Are there any mortgage lenders with Corbridge branches?

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Homeward Legal have solicitors who have experience working with all the major lenders. A number of mortgage specialists operate in Corbridge, such as Lloyds TSB Bank PLC, Middle St, Corbridge, NE45 5AT.

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What will the council tax cost me for a residential Band E maisonette in Corbridge?

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The homes band should commonly be detailed within the conveyancer's title report along with the local authority. The latest tax rates for Corbridge are published at the Northumberland council website. On, 13 March 2013, rates for all bands are:

  • Band A - £1,003.00
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  • Band B - £1,170.00
  • Band C - £1,337.00
  • Band D - £1,504.00
  • Band E - £1,839.00
  • Band F - £2,173.00
  • Band G - £2,507.00
  • Band H - £3,009.00

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At what point do I need to find a solicitor to handle our transaction?

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With few exceptions, instructing as soon as possible is wise. Prompt instruction of a solicitor to act for you on your Corbridge transaction for a sale may mean that prior to marketing the property, documents can be prepared to make it potentially more attractive to motivated buyers, whereas if you are buying you will the details of your Corbridge solicitor ready when you make an offer.

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Do your panel of solicitors manage the conveyancing for residential property auction properties in Corbridge?

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Yes - We are used to working with sellers at auction. Solicitors consistently encourage purchasers to decide on a the conveyancing lawyer before the day of the auction for a full report of the auction legal pack. Thereafter, following the day of the auction your selected lawyer is wholly geared up to rapidly finishing the purchase in 4 weeks as usually required .

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We are buying on a Corbridge brownfield site. Is the topsoil likely to be contaminated?

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Corbridge agriculture or industry can cause soil contamination. Metal contamination of soil in Corbridge is more likely to occur near waste treatment sites. Data on other contaminants, like acidic compounds, will also be included in an environmental search.

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Will we need a chancel search if I am buying in Corbridge close to a church furlong?

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Potentially amounting to over £100,000 in repair cost obligations, chancel liability should be considered by buyers of Corbridge property likely to be affected. A chancel search will confirm whether liability for Corbridge properties is likely to exist. A conveyancing lawyer will be able to advise further. Corbridge ecclesiastical properties where a chancel search may be appropriate include St Andrew.