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Conveyancing in Potters Bar Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 23/07/17

Potters Bar key data:

Potters Bar's closest train station is Potters Bar. Potters Bar's closest airport is Elstree, Hogg Ln Airport (7 miles). Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 20 miles, Luton Airport is 16 miles, London City Airport is 17 miles, London Heliport Airport is 16 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 21 mile s, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 21 mile s, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 14 miles, Elstree Airport is 7 miles and Stansted Airport is 23 miles away.

Potters Bar is nearby at roughly 1m of the M25 junction entry 24 Westbound.

Potters Bar Community is the closest hospital for Potters Bar.


How do I get the best conveyancing rates for a 577k property?


Several solicitors advertise 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes', but additional fees are often hiding in the terms and conditions, left unread by preoccupied buyers Your conveyancing quote should also clearly state applicable disbursements. Extras should be clearly defined. Homeward Legal quotes offer a clear statement of your legal fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.


In relation to the fact that last year was second wettest year since records began we are questioning whether flood risk searches may not be sufficient?


Flood risk searches conducted by a Potters Bar lawyer should include the far more thorough Landmark flood search if required.

If you are anxious try to contact a neighbour of the property or nearby Hertfordshire flood damage business, such as: SPM Painting, 9 Kemble Close, Potters Bar, EN6 5EG Tel: 01707 650983.


Would you state taking action to avoid paying SDLT?

We do not recommend any stamp duty avoidance. These schemes are often uneconomical and , if a scheme is challenged, you can be fined up to 100% of the amount owed, in additional to the tax itself.


How much will charges for my searches come to?


Potters Bar conveyancing searches ranges in cost, and will be dependent on your lender's requirements. In Potters Bar, the standard bundle of searches included a chancel liability search.


What can contaminate land in Potters Bar, and are they checked for thoroughly?


Land in Potters Bar is contaminated by a broad range of natural causes, such as other land contamination and infilled land. An environmental search can give more clarity.


We ideally want to complete on the selling of our property in under 30 days, are you especially fast Potters Bar solicitors ?


Many property lawyers are extremely sluggish adding huge stress to the property selling process.

Homeward Legal always introduce you to conveyancers which work quickly and will communicate from the start to the end of the property chain . Furthermore our carefully selected solicitors are actually chosen because they always employ new HMRC and Land Registry integrated and information technology systems to drive through the legal process to your time frame.


I have got a quote from you. Might I be expected to pay any additional charges?


No. Homeward Legal never charge any additional fees regardless of circumstances. Your quote is an single, accurate price.


What is the council tax on a end of terrace Band B house in Potters Bar?


You should be provide your property's council tax band as part of the conveyancer's title report. The latest tax rates for homes in Potters Bar are tabled at the Hertsmere local authority site. Currently, 29 June 2012, rates for all bands are:

  • Band A - £964.00
  • Band B - £1,125.00
  • Band C - £1,286.00
  • Band D - £1,447.00
  • Band E - £1,768.00
  • Band F - £2,090.00
  • Band G - £2,411.00
  • Band H - £2,893.00