By Frances Traynor
20th April 2017
"Working together is the key to a speedier home move."
If you are buying or selling a home in Penkridge, you should instruct a property lawyer to look after the legal work .
Homeward Legal's network of solicitors have years of experience of conveyancing in Penkridge and all over Staffordshire. Our proactive approach often means we complete the transaction in the shortest possible time.
Property lawyers who undertake all the conveyancing work for your home move for a fixed fee.
If your Staffordshire house move does not complete we do not charge you any property legal fees.
Using their area conveyancing experience, our solicitors will guide you through the details of the legal process.
No additional fees whatsoever.
Penkridge is around 2 miles of junction entry 12 Northbound of the M6.
The nearest train station to Penkridge is Penkridge, Station Rd, around a mile away. The nearest airport to Penkridge is Wolverhampton Business Airport Airport. Birmingham Airport is 25 miles and away.
Cannock Chase is the neighbouring hospital to Penkridge.Q.
Several firms promote theoretically cheap conveyancing. Often additional fees may be added into the solicitor's terms of engagement. Excited property buyers and sellers, eager to get underway, often ignore this small print when they instruct. A quote for conveyancing in Penkridge ought to define applicable disbursements.Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.Q.
SDLT must be paid on residential property sold for over £125,000. We do not recommend any stamp duty mitigation. Such schemes are often uneconomical and , if the scheme fails, you may be charged a penalty of up to 100% of the stamp duty amount owed.Q.
These searches are a standard bundle of enquiries ordered for the buyer, for example a lead mining search. Searches are not carried out by a property surveyor and will not advise on the structure of the property.
Essential to a fast conveyancing transaction is to instruct a communicative solicitor. Beyond that, there are a range of tasks you, as the buyer, can also do. These include:
Comparing quotes is not always easy, given the various definitions different firms use to describe the same thing. This cost is a fee not a disbursement, and should be clearly stated in your conveyancing quote.Q.
Chiefly, there is no absolute definition of 'fixtures and fittings'. This is regularly not considered, hence the importance of a complete fixtures and fittings form, agreed by both parties.Q.
The practice of rejecting a previously accepted offer when a better one is made by another buyer is called gazumping. There is almost always a risk of being gazumped. The first step in reducing the chance that gazumping will effect you is to instruct your property solicitor early, and even before acceptance of an offer.Q.
The Stamp Duty you must pay depends on the valuation. On a £318000 property in Penkridge, stamp duty will be £9540.