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Conveyancing in Fulford Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 17/07/17

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The nearest train station to Fulford is Blythe Bridge, around 2 miles away. Fulford's closest airport is Wolverhampton Business Airport Airport (30 miles).

Longton Dresden is the neighbouring hospital to Fulford.

Q.

How do we get a cheap solicitor in Fulford to sell a home?

A.

Various solicitors purport to offer theoretically cheap conveyancing. Unfortunately additional charges are often hiding in small print. These terms are often ignored by excited sellers and buyers, eager to get underway. Homeward Legal quotes are not estimates, and offer a clear statement of your legal fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.

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How many weeks does it take my assigned conveyancer to accomplish the conveyancing process for the lower floor of home we are thinking of buying?

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The process can take anywhere from 1 month to 12 weeks, which can be hampered by any number of factors like the speed of the seller's property lawyer, or the completeness of the management information.

Q.

How do we work out stamp duty rates and what should we pay on a £490000 residence?

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Stamp Duty is based on the value of the property. It will be £14700 on a £490000 home.*

*This information accurate as of September 2012

Q.

Flood risk searches may be standard procedure but considering current events e g the extensive flooding last year in

Q.

the Midlands are they the best way to identify sufficient information about the Fulford flood risk area?

A.

A Fulford conveyancing solicitor will consider include conveyancing and environmental searches if the enviro search spots a any kind of risk of flooding in Fulford.

It could be worth trying to also get in touch with a next door neighbour for added local information.

Q.

Our local agent has offered the property lawyer. Should I instruct this firm?

A.

It is common practice for agents in Narberth to suggest 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 most suitable for you.

Q.

Which government body is on charge of for logging the standard of repair of the conservation areas in Fulford?

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Local conservation areas are designated by the local York planning authority, who maintain conservation area concerns from including things like street guard rails, the colours of paint used and property boundaries.

English Heritage, a government body, keep records of the condition (poor to good) of conservation areas.

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Which local authority is responsible for Fulford?

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Fulford is located in York City Council, Library Square, York, Yorkshire, YO1 7DU, contact: 01904 551 550

Q.

Handling the legal work without using a lawyer in Fulford appears to be becoming possible when buying a home. However, would it really be a good economy ?

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Hypothetically speaking there is absolutely no argument why a home mover cannot do the conveyancing unaided. However, a property solicitor is in charge of a large number of exercises including approving pre exchange checklists and apportioning service charges which need the relevant training.

 
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