By Ellie Pierpoint
15th November 2016
A transfer of equity occurs when a property owner wishes to change the legal ownership of the property. Reasons include marriage, divorce and tax planning.
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When selling, buying or remortgaging a home in Kempston, you will need to instruct a solicitor to take care of conveyancing work for you.
Homeward Legal's conveyancing lawyers have many years experience of conveyancing in Kempston and all over Bedfordshire. Our proactive approach often means we move you faster than other firms.
Solicitors who handle all the legal work for your sale or purchase for a fixed rate.
We do not charge you any conveyancing solicitors fees for buying and selling a house, if for any reason your Bedfordshire house move does not complete.
With Kempston and Bedfordshire conveyancing experience, our solicitors will guide you along every step of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
The closest train station to Kempston is Bedford. The nearest airport to Kempston is Luton Airport.
Bedford South Wing is the closest hospital for Kempston.Q.
Various firms promote theoretically cheap conveyancing, however additional charges may inflate your final invoice. Any additional charges found in the small print should be fair and clearly defined. Any disbursements should also be clearly stated on the quoteQ.
When purchasing with a mortgage, legal work must be undertaken in relation to the mortgage. Purchasers need to be aware that, recently, a number of lenders have reduced their 'solicitor panel', which may result in higher conveyancing costs for purchasers. Homeward Legal can act for most mortgage lenders.Q.
A broad range of contaminants caused by environmental factors has the potential to affect Kempston property, such as military land. An environmental search should offer more information.Q.
The Stamp Duty owed is calculated based on the purchase price of the property. On a £991000 residential property in Kempston, stamp duty will be £39640 (source: www.hmrc.gov.uk, 12/03/2013).
Should you want to try, you can conceivably undertake the legal process without having a specialist solicitor in Kempston. That said, a property solicitor is in charge of a large array of assignments e.g. chasing retention releases or ensuring the seller is the rightful owner some of which require training. Fundamentally amateur lawyers will be working without the correct insurance which legal practices are required to carry.Q.
This happens when a house seller agrees to an offer, only to reject it in favour of a better offer. The will be a risk of gazumping in any transaction, because offers are not binding until exchange of contracts. Instructing a fast, efficient solicitor as soon as possible is a key first step to reducing this risk.Q.
We do not recommend any form of stamp duty reduction scheme, because these schemes are highly expensive and HMRC may challenge a scheme up to six years later and the total stamp duty tax may be payable.Q.
An experienced conveyancing solicitor will carry out standard protocol property environmental searches that incorporate Kempston historical flood risk information.