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Transfer of Equity in Ellesmere Port

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.

Homeward Legal's solicitors offer expert legal assistance with your transfer of equity.

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Remortgage Solicitors Ellesmere Port

Homeward Legal's panel of solicitors carry out remortgage conveyancing for Ellesmere Port clients every week.

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Conveyancing in Ellesmere Port Q & A's

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Updated: 16/01/17

Helpful regional services information

Commuters are well served with Ellesmere Port being well placed with very good road access very close at around half a mile of Junction 9 Southbound of the M53.

Ellesmere Port's nearest airport is Liverpool John Lennon Airport (4 miles). Howarden Airport is 9 miles and Eccles Airport is 25 miles away. Ellesmere Port's closest train station is Ellesmere Port.

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Local Ellesmere Port attractions

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Gt Saughall Cheshire Windmill, Blue Planet Aquarium Aquarium and Aeroplane Collection Aviation Museum are in Ellesmere Port.

The most convenient hospital is Ellesmere Port.

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How do we get a discount conveyancing quote in Ellesmere Port?

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Several firms purport to offer supposedly cheap conveyancing. However extra charges will be included in the terms of engagement. Additional charges found in the terms ought to be fair and clearly defined. The Homeward Legal quote calculator will confirm the solicitors' fees, based on the property you are buying.

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How much will conveyancing searches be?

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Conveyancing searches ranges in cost, and will be dependent on your lender's requirements. Searches are paid to a third party.

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We are intending to buy a period property in a conservation area, how do I find more information relating to the standard of repair?

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English Heritage, a government body, maintain a list of the state of repair of conservation areas.

Conservation areas are specified by the local Cheshire West and Chester planning authority, who are responsible for everything from building materials to billboards.

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How is stamp duty calculated?

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The rate of stamp duty due depends on the value of the house. On a £296000 property, stamp duty will be £8880 (accurate March 2013).

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What can we do to hold off paying HMRC stamp duty?

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Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is due for property sold for over £125,000. Stamp duty avoidance should be treated with extreme caution, as such schemes are expensive and very risky.

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How does the Ellesmere Port conveyancing solicitor advise on the risk and history of possible flooding around Ellesmere Port for a residential property we are purchasing?

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A conveyancing lawyer makes an application for standard formal property environmental searches that should include Ellesmere Port historical flood risk data.

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We are intending to buy a property in the parish of Middlewich. Do we need a chancel search?

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Your conveyancing solicitor may suggest a chancel search, irrespective of the parish where the house being bought is found. Although some Parochial Church Councils have exercised their right to exact chancel repairs on the current owners of land subject to chancel liability, it is not possible to be certain that a parish which has not imposed liability will continue to be free from liability. 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 many lenders in Ellesmere Port do you work with?

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Homeward Legal have solicitors with experience working beside many lenders registered with the Council of Mortgage Lenders. A number of mortgage specialists operate in Ellesmere Port, including Cheque Centre, 41 Marina Dr, Ellesmere Port, CH65 0AN, Cheshire Building Society, 446 Chester Rd, Little Sutton, Ellesmere Port, CH66 3RB, and Direct Mortgages, 70 Whitby Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 0AA.

 
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