Longhope Conveyancing Solicitor Quote
0%

Your 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 have.

Which service do you require?


The Conveyancing
Process Explained


Read More

Get an Instant Conveyancing Quote

Please quote me for:

Conveyancing in Longhope Q & A's

Profile photo of Lorraine Imhoff

By

Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 15/10/17

Longhope information

Longhope's closest airport is Gloucester Airport (13 miles). Defford Airport (disused) Airport is 21 mile away and Longhope's nearest train station is Gloucester at 9 miles.

Dilke Memorial Ruspidge is a nearby hospital.

Q.

What are the best conveyancing rates for a £195,000 property?

A.

Confusion over this topic catches out many homeowners, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted. Many firms offer so-called 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. However extra costs will be included in the solicitor's terms of engagement. Applicable disbursements should be included on a Longhope conveyancing quote Costs ought to be reasonable and be applied only where your solicitor must perform additional tasks in your interest, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Based on the property you intend to buy, our online quote calculator will generate an accurate statement of conveyancing fees.

Q.

Is contaminated land in Longhope an issue for many homes?

A.

Longhope property can be contaminated by a wide range of natural causes, like a proximate telecommunications base station or local waste transfer sites. An environmental search will give more detail. Walton Hill Farm, Gloucestershire, GL19 4BN is a source of potential contamination in Longhope.

Q.

Which body looks after for publishing the state of the conservation areas in Longhope?

A.

Local conservation areas are set up by the local Forest of Dean planning authority, who preserve everything from including things like excessive road signs, satellite dishes

and area development. Following a campaign, English Heritage now maintain a list about the state of repair of conservation areas in Longhope and across England as well as the vulnerability.

Q.

How many weeks may conveyancing take? We have a buyer ready.

A.

The number of weeks required to sell or purchase a home is not wholly predictable, influenced by a broad set of concerns such as whether the property is leasehold. With our Longhope property specialists, your sale or purchase is handled as fast as possible, without compromising on service.

Q.

How do you work out Stamp Duty Land Tax and what amount should we budget for a £693000 property?

A.

The Stamp Duty you will owe is based on the valuation. On a £693000 property, stamp duty will be £27720.*

*This information correct as of December 2012

Q.

What would our conveyancing searches cost?

A.

Searches range in cost, depending on the specific searches which have been ordered. These searches are paid out to a 3rd party, and will be charged at cost.

Q.

Is a Professional Indemnity fee a disbursement or fee?

A.

Some firms pass off fees which should be included as disbursements. It is not always obvious whether a cost is a fee or disbursement, and whether it should be included. This cost, for example, is a fee not a disbursement, and will generally be included in a conveyancing quote.

Q.

What does the Longhope conveyancing solicitor advise if the flat we hope to invest in is situated in a Forest of Dean planning authority conservation area that possibly has unsightly artificial stone cladding fitted?

A.

The local authority searches carried out by a solicitor as part of the conveyancing will verify the existence of the appropriate authorisation for any additions to the building.