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Transfer of Equity in Saffron Walden

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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Remortgage Solicitors Saffron Walden

Homeward Legal's panel of solicitors carry out remortgage conveyancing for Saffron Walden clients every week.

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Conveyancing in Saffron Walden Q & A's

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Updated: 07/01/17

Local key data:

Saffron Walden's nearest station is Saffron Walden at 1 mile s. Saffron Walden's closest airport is Stansted Airport. Cambridge City Airport is 14 miles and away.

The closest hospital is Saffron Walden, Ferguson Cl.


How do we find the best rates for conveyancing in Saffron Walden for a £345k property?


Numerous firms advertise cheap conveyancing quotes. Often extra costs may inflate your final bill. Extra charges should be clearly defined. Homeward Legal quotes offer a clear statement of your legal fees for a standard conveyancing transaction.


How is stamp duty measured, and what will it be on a £211k home?


The rate of stamp duty you must pay is calculated with reference to the house's price. For a Saffron Walden home estimated at £211k, stamp duty is £2110.*

*Correct October 2012


Which local authority looks after Saffron Walden?


Saffron Walden is located in Uttlesford District Council, Council Offices, London Road, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4ER, phone: 01799 510 510


I have found an abundance of very helpful books on the subject of DIY conveyancing. Do I need to instruct a Saffron Walden property solicitor for my home move?

Technically there are absolutely no arguments why you cant conduct your own conveyancing on your own. However, a solicitor in Saffron Walden is familiar with a large number of tasks including drafting contracts or checking that the contract package is in order most of which are more safely handled with appropriate a qualified solicitor.

AT any rate legal firms are required to obtain sufficient cover that ultimately protects you in the event of failures.


Do I need a building survey?


We firmly recommend that most Saffron Walden buyers book a house survey if buying in Saffron Walden. It is a fact that there are a wide range of concerns which affect a property, which include failed double glazing, and these will not be addressed by your conveyancing solicitor.


How much can my conveyancing searches in Saffron Walden cost?


The cost of searches varies considerably, subject to the searches your lender requires. The most generally useful searches include a drainage search and a mining search.


What will the council tax cost me for a Sixties Band H maisonette in Saffron Walden?


Your pertinent council tax band will ordinarily be detailed as part of the report on title, and by the governing local authority Correct charges for properties in Saffron Walden are listed online at the South Cambridgeshire local authority website. At the time of writing (31 January 2013) band rates are:

  • Band A - £996.00
  • Band B - £1,162.00
  • Band C - £1,328.00
  • Band D - £1,494.00
  • Band E - £1,826.00
  • Band F - £2,159.00
  • Band G - £2,491.00
  • Band H - £2,989.00


Which Saffron Walden mortgage lender panels are you on?


We can work with all the major lenders serving Saffron Walden homebuyers. Saffron Walden lenders and mortgage specialists include JLM Mortgage Services Ltd, Brook Cottage/Middle St, Clavering, Saffron Walden, CB11 4QL.