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Conveyancing in Sawtry Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 18/04/17

Sawtry data:

The closest airport to Sawtry is Cambridge City Airport. The closest station to Sawtry is Huntingdon, about 8 miles away.

Sawtry is very close at roughly half a mile of junction entry 15 Northbound of the A1M.

The nearest hospital for Sawtry is Hinchingbrooke Huntingdon.

Q.

What will the overall charge be on the sale of a £665,000 property? We need to find a fixed rate conveyancing quote.

A.

Various firms promote cheap conveyancing quotes, however extra fees will be included in the terms and conditions. Additional fees ought to be reasonable and clear.

Q.

Will my conveyancer in Sawtry report back on the risk and history of flooding in the Sawtry region?

A.

A key step in the legal procedure of purchasing a property involves the conveyancing lawyer conducting property environmental searches that provide you with details on the Sawtry flood risk area data.

Q.

We are buying on a recently-developed former industrial site. Could the soil be contaminated by industrial waste?

A.

Policies and legislation are in place to control pollution, waste, water and chemical contamination. The local authority for Sawtry will be able to provide more detail on cases of contamination.

Q.

Does Sawtry include any areas of conservation?

A.

Areas considered to be of architectural or historic interest, like picturesque villages, may be designated as areas of conservation. Your solicitor will provide more details.

Q.

My flatmate and I am going to sell our freehold house in a hurry at a Cambridgeshire property auction, does Homeward Legal any property auction specialist fast solicitors in Sawtry ?

A.

Too many property solicitors are far too slow which usually adds huge amounts of pressure to the property selling process.

Having invested in the latest information technology and e conveyancing systems .

We always also allocate clients a dedicated conveyancing lawyer who will go the extra mile to exert pressure with all parties in the buyer and seller chain like agents, to fulfil a fast home move.

Q.

Will my assigned Sawtry conveyancer inform me about the cost of council tax on a Band D house prior to completing on the purchase?

A.

The conveyancer will approach the council to enquire about the up to date council tax charges which will subsequently be added to the conveyancing report on title. The latest council tax rates for Sawtry are set out in detail at the Huntingdonshire local authority website. On 21 July 2012 the different rates are:

  • Band A - £1,013.00
  • Band B - £1,182.00
  • Band C - £1,350.00
  • Band D - £1,519.00
  • Band E - £1,857.00
  • Band F - £2,195.00
  • Band G - £2,532.00
  • Band H - £3,039.00

Q.

How many weeks does conveyancing take, in your experience? We have a buyer ready.

A.

The length of time required to buy or sell residential property is not wholly predictable, dependent on potentially many factors including if third parties fail to promptly answer queries. Our solicitors work hard to ensure your move is handled as fast as possible, without compromising on service.

Q.

What causes purchase conveyancing legal work to take weeks to complete?

A.

The legal work needed to sell or purchase a house or flat may take more time than budgeted, we, however, do our best to reduce the consequences of these delays if it can be achieved by pushing all parties involved. There are numerous reasons for delay, such as waiting for a mortgage offer.

 
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