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Conveyancing in Maidenhead Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 20/07/17

Maidenhead transport information

Motorists are well served with Maidenhead being well placed with very convenient major road access of Junction 9 Northbound of the A404M.

Maidenhead's closest station is Maidenhead. The nearest airport to Maidenhead is White Waltham, Waltham Rd Airport. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 12 miles, London Heliport Airport is 24 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 11 miles s, Farnborough (TAG London) Airport is 17 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 13 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 14 miles, Elstree Airport is 20 miles, White Waltham Airport is 3 miles, Blackbushe Airport is 15 miles and Booker Airport is 7 miles away.

St Marks Maidenhead is the most convenient hospital.

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What are the best rates for conveyancing for a £606,000 property?

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This catches out many buyers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted. Many firms promote cheap conveyancing quotes. Unfortunately additional costs are frequently hidden in the solicitor's terms. The conveyancing quote should also state any disbursements. Extra charges included in your solicitor's terms ought to be fair. Based on the property you intend to buy, our online quote calculator will generate an accurate statement of conveyancing fees.

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We really need to complete on the sale of a property very quickly, are you extra fast Maidenhead conveyancing solicitors ?

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We believe that our take charge conveyancing lawyers adopt a thoroughly speed focused approach to completing the conveyancing and title transfer for home sellers

Our method is to employ cutting edge local authority and land registry integrated systems . Importantly , we give you a conveyancing solicitor prepared to communicate with all parties in the chain .

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To complete on our freehold property purchase ASAP, how can we guarantee fast conveyancing?

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Finding a proactive and experienced solicitor is crucial to a fast completion. When finding a suitable a solicitor, : Are phone, fax and email their preferred methods of contact Do they offer 'no move, no fee' protection? This can incentivise a faster transaction. Do they offer 'instant' online quotes?

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What will the council tax cost me on a residential Band an apartment in Maidenhead?

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The council tax band should, more often than not, be highlighted as part of the conveyancing report on title along with the local authority. The latest tax charges for properties in Maidenhead are detailed on the South Bucks local authority site. At the time of authoring on 13 September 2012 rates for all bands are:

  • Band A - £993.00
  • Band B - £1,158.00
  • Band C - £1,324.00
  • Band D - £1,489.00
  • Band E - £1,820.00
  • Band F - £2,151.00
  • Band G - £2,482.00
  • Band H - £2,978.00

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We are intending to purchase a rectory in the parish of Wallingford St Peter. Will a chancel search be required?

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A solicitor responsible for your move is likely to recommend a chancel search, whichever parish where the home being bought is located. Through some Parochial Church Councils (PCCs) have taken the decision to exact chancel repairs on the current owners of land subject to chancel liability, it is not possible to be certain that a parish which has not imposed liability will remain liability-free for new owners, so the solicitor will be unable to make any guarantees, and will recommend insurance.

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The current owner has installed conspicuous doors on the building in Maidenhead which I think may conflict with conservation area rules

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Your solicitor is required to find out whether the property is within a designated conservation area, and if so whether any modifications have appropriate permissions.

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In a few weeks I am shortly going to move out of our semi detached residence in Maidenhead into our new abode in Hungerford what is the best point to choose a home removal company?

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Most property lawyers tend to advocate that home sellers wait until after contracts have exchanged as an absolute home moving date wont have been set.

For a local company Castle, Banham House/Forest Green Rd, Fifield, Maidenhead, SL6 2NR Telephone: 01628 620064 or Man With A Luton Van, 68 Brunel Rd, Maidenhead, SL6 2RT on 01628 635336.

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We are planning to buy a newly-constructed home. Should we have searches undertaken?

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Searches are a prescribed set of queries performed on your behalf, for example a British waterways search. Buyers should be aware that, these searches will only cover issues and defects relating to the property's legal title.

 
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