Histon Conveyancing Solicitor Quote
0%

Your histon conveyancing quote in seconds

All of our fees are fixed and complete for standard conveyancing transactions, meaning you won’t pay any extra later on. We also have a ‘No Move, No Fee’ guarantee, and are available 7 days a week to answer any questions you may have.

Which service do you require?


The Conveyancing
Process Explained


Read More

Get an Instant Conveyancing Quote

Please quote me for:

Conveyancing in Histon Q & A's

Profile photo of Lorraine Imhoff

By

Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 15/01/18

Histon points of interest

Impington Cambs Windmill, Milton Country Park and Cambridge Leper Chapel Historic Building are close to Histon.

Histon's nearest airport is Cambridge City Airport (3 miles). Histon's closest station is Waterbeach.

Histon is within 3 miles off the M11 junction entry 14 Southbound.

The nearest hospital is Impington, Cambridge Lea.

Q.

How do I find the best conveyancing rates in Histon for a £209,000 property?

A.

Many online and high street solicitors promote theoretically cheap conveyancing, however extra fees will be included in the solicitor's terms of engagement. Busy, stressed sellers and buyers ignore these terms at their peril. Our quotes offer a clear statement of your solicitors fees for a standard purchase or sale.

Q.

For fast conveyancing to buy a £377,000 home, what do we need to organise?

A.

As is often reported, instructing a proactive lawyer is the key to a fast transaction. There are, however, several things you, as the buyer, can also do. These include:

  • promptly answering your lawyer's questions (by email if possible)
  • getting your mortgage offer in place
  • contacting your lawyer regularly

Q.

Why could Histon property legal work for a purchase need such a long time?

A.

The legal work needed to sell or purchase a property could potentially be delayed. We do our best to minimise the effect of these delays wherever it is feasible by pushing all parties involved. There are numerous reasons for delay, such as the time taken to return management information.

Q.

Could my conveyancing charges in Histon introduce any supplementary hidden charges?

A.

No. Homeward Legal's solicitors will never charge any additional fees for standard conveyancing. Some conveyancers give 'quotes' which are in fact estimates. The final bill you receive may be much more.

Q.

What can fee for the conveyancing searches be?

A.

The cost of searches varies substantially. They are paid out to a 3rd party, and are charged at cost.

Q.

What will the Histon conveyancing lawyer recommend if the house we hope to buy is in a South Cambridgeshire planning authority conservation area which appears to have incongruous windows installed?

A.

South Cambridgeshire council searches conducted by your Histon conveyancing solicitor during the legal process should verify if the property is inside a designated conservation area proof of planning authority consent for additions to the property will be asked for.

Q.

What will the council tax cost on a Fifties Band A flat in Histon?

A.

The respective council tax band will conventionally be given in the conveyancing report on title along with the local authority.

The latest tax charges for residents of Histon are tabled on the South Cambridgeshire council website. Currently (05 January 2013) rates for all bands are:

  • Band A - £996.00
  • Band B - £1,162.00
  • Band C - £1,328.00
  • Band D - £1,494.00
  • Band E - £1,826.00
  • Band F - £2,159.00
  • Band G - £2,491.00
  • Band H - £2,989.00

Q.

We are selling our jointly owned house at a property auction, does your company have any fast solicitors in Histon ?

A.

Our carefully selected solicitors always take a active approach to conducting the conveyancing work to suit a clients time frame.

Homeward Legals CQS solicitors approach is different as we have invested in modern technology and local authority and land registry integrated systems .

We always give clients a dedicated solicitor who will always communicate with the entire buyer and seller chain for example local authorities, to attain a fast sale