By Frances Traynor
14th February 2018
"A legal team to count on throughout your home move."
If you are selling or buying a home in Corston, you will need to get a solicitor to look after the conveyancing work for you.
Our solicitor network have vast experience of conveyancing in Corston and across North Somerset and our proactive approach often means we move you faster than other firms.
Our conveyancing solicitors handle all the legal work for your house move for a fixed cost of conveyancing.
If for any reason your Wiltshire move does not complete we do not charge you any conveyancing fees.
With Corston conveyancing expertise, our CQS solicitors will guide you through the details of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
The nearest airport to Corston is Bristol Airport (11 miles s). The closest train station to Corston is Oldfield Park.
Royal United Bath is the nearest hospital for Corston.Q.
This affects many homeowners who opted for a very cheap quote, only to be stung later in the conveyancing process. Many solicitors promote so-called cheap conveyancing. Unfortunately additional charges are often hiding in the terms of engagement which homeowners may have not read carefully Any additional charges listed in the terms needs to be fair and reasonable. Your quote should list any disbursements.Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.Q.
Your conveyancer will approach the Wiltshire local authority to enquire about the current council tax charges which will be written in the conveyancing report on title. The latest council tax rates for residents of Corston are published on the Wiltshire local authority site. On (22 July 2012) band rates are:
The solicitor will apply for official property conveyancing searches that incorporate Corston area flood risk information. A significantly more involved dedicated flood risk search (e.g Homecheck) may be proposed by the Corston lawyer if the results of the environmental search suggest a risk of flooding.Q.
If purchasing and obtaining a mortgage a mortgage lender will expect at least a specified set of searches, including the following Local Authority (personal or official), Drainage and Water Search (CON29DW) and Environmental, and, depending on certain criteria, less common searches for instance Planning.Q.
Stamp duty mitigation should not be considered. Such schemes are often uneconomical and , if the scheme fails, you may be charged a penalty of up to 100% of the stamp duty amount owed.Q.
It can take anywhere between one month and twelve weeks dependent on a number of things for example the speed of the vendor's property solicitor, or the time taken getting replies to enquiries.Q.
In general, fixtures are 'fixed' to walls, floors or ceilings securely and fixtures are free-standing. Completion or agreement of a fixtures and fittings form is unfortunately often left to the last minute, when a dispute may jeopordise the transaction, and which makes a fixtures and fittings form so necessary.Q.
Corston is located in Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN, contact: 0300 456 0100