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Conveyancing in Preston Park Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 19/10/17

Preston Park travel information:

The nearest airport to Preston Park is Shoreham, Cecil Pashley Way Airport. Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 23 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 23 miles and Shoreham Airport is 7 miles away and the closest train station to Preston Park is Brighton London Road, approximately a mile away.

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Preston Park area info

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Patcham Windmill, Preston Park St Peter Churches Conservation Trust and Hove St Andrew Churches Conservation Trust are near to Preston Park.

The closest hospital for Preston Park is Brighton General.

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How do we find the cheapest conveyancing solicitors in Preston Park?

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Several conveyancers advertise theoretically cheap conveyancing. Unfortunately additional charges may pad your final bill. Additionals included in the terms ought to be reasonable. We provide quotes, not estimates, and clearly state the fees for a standard conveyancing.

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Which local authority looks after Preston Park?

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Preston Park is located in Brighton & Hove City Council, King's House, Grand Avenue, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 2LS, phone: 01273 290 000

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Is a PI contribution a disbursement or fee?

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A good quote should clearly state all fees and disbursements. This cost is a fee not a disbursement, and should be included in a conveyancing quote.

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Should I select a property lawyer usually used by our estate agent in Wolsingham?

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Estate agent referrals are a common practice path whereby buyers get a solicitor. If the agent is paid a referral fee, however, an agent may choose the conveyancer who pays out the highest referral fee, not the best solicitor for your needs.

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My husband and I are planning to buy in Preston Park. Can I verify that the property is in a designated conservation area?

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Conservation areas classify streets and neighbourhoods of 'special architectural and historic interest'. A solicitor will discuss what specific restrictions are in place.

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What can a Preston Park property solicitor advise if the property is inside the boundary of a Brighton and Hove conservation area and has unbecoming windows fitted to it?

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Brighton and Hove local authority LLC1 searches carried out by the solicitor should establish the existence of suitable permission for any modifications to the property.

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For a property valued at £273000. How is stamp duty rates calculated?

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The rate of stamp duty payable will depend on the house or flat's value. On a £273000 property, stamp duty will be £8190.*

*This information correct as of December 2012

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How early is it appropriate to arrange a solicitor?

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Whether buying or selling, the sooner the better, as there are a number of tasks which may be performed immediately. Instructing your solicitor earlier can reduce the likelihood of the purchase or sale stalling.