By Frances Traynor
20th April 2017
"Teamwork is critical for a faster move."
When selling or buying a house or flat in Grantham, you will have to instruct a lawyer to take care of conveyancing work on your behalf.
Our solicitor network have many years experience of conveyancing in Grantham and all over Lincolnshire. Our proactive approach often means we move you faster than other firms.
Our conveyancing solicitors handle all the legal work for your home move for fixed conveyancing costs.
If your Lincolnshire house move does not complete you will not be charged any conveyancing solicitors fees for buying and selling a property.
With local Grantham and Lincolnshire expertise, our solicitors will guide you through every aspect of the conveyancing process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
The closest station to Grantham is Grantham. The nearest airport to Grantham is Tollerton, Nottingham City Airport (18 miles).
Grantham & District is the closest hospital to Grantham.Q.
Many solicitors advertise cheap conveyancing quotes, but additional costs are often hiding in the terms. The disbursements to be paid must also be stated on the quote Extra fees ought to be reasonable.Q.
The cost of conveyancing searches does vary. They are disbursements paid to a third party.Q.
We never hide any extra, hidden fees to buy or sell a home in Grantham. Some conveyancers give 'quotes' which are in fact estimates, which they will not be required to adhere to.Q.
The conveyancing process can take anywhere from 1 month to three months, which can depend on any number of factors e.g. the efficiency of the vendor's conveyancing solicitor, or re-negotiations following a survey.
Repair costs resulting from chancel liability can total hundreds of thousands of pounds. Parochial Church Councils in Grantham must register their interest over property by October 2013, simplifying the chancel search process. A conveyancing lawyer will be able to advise as to whether a chancel search is necessary, and recommend suitable insurance. Ecclesiastical properties in the local area where a chancel search may be appropriate include St Anne, St John the Evangelist, St Wulfram and The Ascension, Harrowby.Q.
Both agents and mortgage brokers will push a solicitor. Such referrals should be compared against alternatives, as there is a risk that the agent may suggest the conveyancer who pays out the highest referral fee, not the law firm with the best reputation.Q.
A property solicitor may suggest a chancel search, regardless of the parish where the home being bought is located. In Grantham's much older areas, chancel repair may be imposed on new owners of a home where Parochial Church Councils have previously chosen not to do so. Even if liability is unlikely, indemnity insurance is a sensible precaution.Q.
Frequently a title report will cover the appropriate South Kesteven council tax band. Council tax rates for homes in Grantham are listed online at the South Kesteven council website. Currently, 02 March 2013, the rates are: