By Frances Traynor
19th January 2018
"A solicitor team to rely on during your move."
When selling, buying or remortgaging a home in Honiton, you should instruct a solicitor to carry out the legal work for your move.
Our solicitor panel have years of experience of conveyancing in Honiton and across Devon and our highly proactive approach often means we move you faster than other firms.
Our conveyancing solicitors handle all the legal work for your sale or purchase for a fixed fee.
If your Devon house move does not complete we do not charge you any conveyancing fees.
With local conveyancing expertise, our CQS solicitors will guide you through the details of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Honiton's closest airport is Exeter International Airport. The closest train station to Honiton is Honiton.
Honiton is the neighbouring hospital to Honiton.Q.
Many online and high street firms purport to offer cheap conveyancing, but extra fees will be included in the terms of engagement. This small print is often not read by homeowners in a hurry. Third party costs, termed disbursements, to be paid should also be included on any quote for conveyancing in HonitonQ.
The rate of stamp duty which will be owed will depend on several factors, including the house's value. On a £325000 property, stamp duty will be £9750.Q.
Parts of Honiton considered be of historic or architectural significance, like country house estates, may be designated as conservation areas. You may wish to contact the local authority for more information, but your solicitor will address this during the conveyancing process.Q.
Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is usually due for houses sold for over £125,000. Stamp duty avoidance should not be considered when purchasing in Honiton, as such schemes are expensive and , if the scheme fails, you may be charged a penalty of up to 100%
of the stamp duty amount owed. There have been a range of legitimate initiatives, however, such as higher thresholds for first-time buyers. Your solicitor will advise as to your eligibility.Q.
Comparing conveyancing quotes is not always easy, given the various definitions different firms use to describe the same thing. This cost is a fee not a disbursement. It should be included in your quote.Q.
Regardless of the Honiton parish you are buying in, the solicitor instructed to handle the transaction may suggest that a chancel search is ordered. Through some parish councils have exercised their right to charge chancel repairs on the current owners of affected property, there is no way to be certain that a parish in which lay rectors have not been expected to pay chancel repair dues recently will not continue to be so. Even if liability is unlikely, indemnity insurance is a sensible precaution.Q.
Government policy is in place to control pollution, waste, water and chemical contamination. The local authority for Honiton will be able to provide more detail on cases of contamination.Q.
The key to moving faster is to use a proactive conveyancer. Ask these questions when identifying your conveyancer: