By Frances Traynor
19th April 2018
"A legal team you can rely on during your property transaction."
If you are buying, selling or remortgaging a home in Filton, you must instruct a conveyancing solicitor to complete the legal work for you.
Our solicitor network have years of experience helping home buyers and sellers in Filton and across Bristol. Our highly proactive approach means we move you in the shortest possible time.
Our property lawyers handle all the conveyancing work for your house move for a fixed fee.
If for any reason your Gloucestershire move does not complete we do not charge you any solicitors fees for buying and selling a house.
Using their local conveyancing experience, our property lawyers will guide you through the whole of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Filton is very close at inside 2m of junction entry 17 Northbound of the M5.
Filton Abbeywood station is approximately 1 mile from Filton and Filton's nearest airport is Bristol Airport.
The closest hospital for Filton is Southmead Bristol.Q.
Confusion over this topic catches out many sellers and buyers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted, and many firms offer so-called cheap conveyancing quotes, but extra costs are often hiding in the terms that unknowing sellers and buyers have not reviewed A quote should state any disbursements to be paid. Extra fees included in terms and conditions should be fair. Our quotes clearly state all legal fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.Q.
A good quote should clearly state all disbursements and fees. This charge is a fee not a disbursement. It should be included in a quote.Q.
Residential property in Filton would be contaminated by many environmental concerns. Contaminants including environmental radon sources and local waste transfer sites will be investigated during the conveyancing process.Q.
Normal procedure is to get Local Authority, Drainage and Water Search (CON29DW) and Environmental and, depending on certain criteria, specific local Filton searches, which might include Utilities report.
Most lenders in Filton are on our solicitors' panels. Filton lenders and mortgage specialists include Bristol Mortgage Centre, 140 Whiteladies Rd, Bristol, BS8 2RS, New Era Financial Planning, 7 Madeline Rd, Bristol, BS16 3EN, and S P F Private Clients Ltd, Embassy House/Queens Av, Bristol, BS8 1SB.Q.
Many estate agents will have referral deals with solicitors whereby they refer work. Such referrals should be compared to other online or local firms, as an agent may select the conveyancer who pays out the highest referral fee, not a firm with local expertise and a solid reputation.Q.
A necessary part of the legal procedure of purchasing a property involves your conveyancer applying for conveyancing and environmental searches that go into details with regard to Filton flood risk area data. At the time of writing (03/01/13) reports on the Environment Agency flood reports website do not list any flood warnings in Filton.Q.
Your solicitor will write to the relevant council to find out the currently applicable council tax rates, which will be written in the title report. The latest tax charges for Filton are listed online at the South Gloucestershire council site. Currently on 13 December 2012 band rates are: