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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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Conveyancing in Paignton Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 15/01/17

Paignton travel information:

The nearest airport to Paignton is Exeter International Airport (21 miles). Plymouth City Airport is 24 miles and away. The closest station to Paignton is Paignton.

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Paignton area information

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Berry Head Lighthouse, Kirkham House English Heritage and Berry Pomeroy Castle English Heritage are close to Paignton.

The most convenient hospital to Paignton is Paignton.

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We are looking for the cheapest conveyancing quote. Will I get a quote or and estimate?

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Confusion over this matter catches out many buyers, and can leave them paying far more in conveyancing fees than they budgeted. Many firms offer so-called cheap conveyancing quotes, but extra fees can inflate your final bill. Homeward Legal quotes offer a clear statement of your legal fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.

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Is Homeward Legal geared up for 28 day completions on the legal conveyancing of auction properties in Paignton?

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Our team are auction specialists and frequently act for buyers at auction. We often advocate auction buyers to formally instruct a SRA regulated conveyancing firm well before the actual auction to allow time for a detailed report of the auction pack.

Subsequently, immediately after the auction day a lawyer will be prepared for conclude the legal side of things in 28 days after exchange of contracts, a requirement of terms of sale.

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Do we need a survey for our home we intend to purchase?

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Homeward Legal recommend that buyers book a home surveyor to perform a survey. A range issues can negatively affect a property. These can include severe weathering or wet rot, and these will not be addressed by your conveyancing solicitor.

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What type of searches into the risk of flooding at Devon will the Paignton property solicitor actually apply for on a Sixties property we are going to purchase?

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A conveyancing lawyer will carry out standard formal environmental searches, which include Paignton flood risk area data.

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For a fast conveyancing transaction to buy a £384,000 home, what should we get to speed up the conveyancing process?

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Finding a proactive, diligent solicitor is the key to a fast conveyancing transaction. There are several things you as the buyer could do, such as, encouraging your solicitor to carry out searches promptly, replying to your solicitor by phone, fax or email and organising your finances, including arranging a mortgage.

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What will the council tax cost on a residential Band H apartment in Paignton?

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Your pertinent band will commonly be highlighted within the conveyancing report on title, and by the local council. The latest tax charges for Paignton are listed at the Torbay council site. At the time of authoring, 10 November 2012, rates are:

  • Band A - £999.00
  • Band B - £1,166.00
  • Band C - £1,332.00
  • Band D - £1,499.00
  • Band E - £1,832.00
  • Band F - £2,165.00
  • Band G - £2,498.00
  • Band H - £2,998.00

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How is contaminated land in Paignton checked when buying a house?

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Property in Paignton could be contaminated by many human activities. Issues including waste treatment sites in the area should be considered as part of the appropriate search. Land / Premises At, Brixham Road, Devon, TQ4 7EZ may be one Paignton source of contamination.

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Do fixtures and fittings include things like kitchen units?

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Buyers in Paignton are regularly frustrated by a lack of clarity around what fixtures and fittings are included. Completion or agreement of a fixtures and fittings form is unfortunately often left to the last minute, when a dispute may jeopordise the transaction.

 
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