We are purchasing with Nationwide, is there anything we need to know?
Some lenders have decreased the number of firms on their approved panel, potentially creating increased legal costs for buyers. We, however, are able to act for all large UK mortgage lenders to ensure that you will not need to pay your lender's legal costs.
Is a retention fee a disbursement or a fee?
Disbursements and fees ought to be stated on a quote. This cost is a fee not a disbursement. It should be included in a quote.
What should I do about the transfer of ownership of the utility billing?
It is the responsibility of the former owners to inform the utilities firms (gas, electricity, water, etc.) that they are moving.
You should give your current suppliers at least 48 hours’ notice that you’re moving home and, when you leave your old property, you should take all the necessary readings and send them to your old supplier(s) along with your forwarding address, so that they can send you a final bill and sort out any credit you might be owed.
You should give your new utility suppliers at least 48 hours giving your personal details for the new property. When you move into your new property, you should take all the readings again and send them to the new suppliers so that they have a record of where to start the bills running.
What will the council tax cost on a Victorian Band H flat in Kenilworth?
The homes respective band will, more often than not, be detailed within the report on title along with the governing local authority
Correct charges for residents of Kenilworth are set out online at the Warwick local authority site. At the time of writing on 14 July 2012 rates are:
- Band A - £1,003.00
- Band B - £1,171.00
- Band C - £1,338.00
- Band D - £1,505.00
- Band E - £1,839.00
- Band F - £2,174.00
- Band G - £2,508.00
- Band H - £3,010.00
Unexpected personal circumstances dictate that we want to complete on the conveyancing process on our auctioned house within 5 weeks, do you any auction specialist fast Kenilworth conveyancing solicitors ?
Our firm adopt a very active approach when concluding the conveyancing and title transfer.
With Homeward Legal, carefully selected solicitors always communicate from the beginning to the end of the buyer and seller chain and employ new automated practice management systems to complete on the legal work to your preferred move date.