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Transfer of Equity in Shenstone

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 Shenstone

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

We strive to complete your remortgage legal work quickly, so that you benefit from your new mortgage deal as soon as possible.

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Conveyancing in Shenstone Q & A's

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Ask Clarisa a question hl@syntarsus.co.uk

Updated: 15/01/17

Commuters are well served with Shenstone being well placed with very good motorway access within 1 mile of Junction 5 Northbound of the M6T.

Shenstone's closest train station is Blake Street. The nearest airport to Shenstone is Birmingham Airport (14 miles). Coventry Airport is 25 miles and Wolverhampton Business Airport Airport is 20 miles away.

The most convenient hospital to Shenstone is St Johns Lichfield.

Q.

How can we ensure our cheap quote is fixed? We need to find a low cost conveyancing quote in Shenstone.

A.

Numerous firms promote cheap conveyancing quotes, but additional fees are often hiding in the terms. This small print is often not read by buyers in a hurry. Your quote should also state applicable disbursements.Our online calculator will create an accurate quote for your buy.

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Which Shenstone mortgage lenders do you work with?

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Of lenders with local branches in or near Shenstone, we with the bulk of them. Shenstone lenders and mortgage specialists include Apj Mortgage Solutions, 18 Rugeley Rd, Burntwood, WS7 9BA, UK Mortgage Gallery, 6 Willows Rd, Shelfield, Walsall, WS4 1RD, and Mortgage Makers, 68 Mill Rd, Pelsall, Walsall, WS4 1BT.

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Do you confirm making the effort to hold off paying for stamp duty tax?

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Stamp Duty Land Tax is generally payable on residential property priced at over £125,000. We do not recommend clients risk any stamp duty mitigation scheme. Such schemes are highly expensive and HMRC may challenge a scheme up to six years later.

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How much does our searches cost?

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The cost of searches does vary appreciably, subject to the searches your lender requires. Searches are charged 'at cost'.

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How many weeks should I plan for the conveyancing process often take?

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The time required to transact residential property is not wholly predictable, based on a number of aspects. These may include matters where a property has a mortgage. With our solicitors, your sale, purchase or remortgage is handled quickly, and to the highest standard of service.

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How can we protect ourselves from gazumping?

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Gazumping describes when an offer is, following agreement, later rejected by the owner, in favour of a second buyer's offer. Because acceptance of an offer is not binding on the seller until exchange of contracts, there is a risk of being gazumped. The first step in reducing the chance that gazumping will effect you is to instruct a conveyancing solicitor early, and even before acceptance of an offer.

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What makes sale conveyancing legal work to take such a long time?

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Conveyancing can experience delays. We endeavour to diminish the effect of these delays if it can be achieved. Delays may include a slow firm acting for the lender.

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What is the council tax on a period detached Band E property in Shenstone?

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You will be provide your homes council tax band in the title report. Council tax rates for properties in Shenstone are tabled online at the Lichfield council website. On, 22 October 2012, the different rates are:

  • Band A - £972.00
  • Band B - £1,134.00
  • Band C - £1,296.00
  • Band D - £1,459.00
  • Band E - £1,783.00
  • Band F - £2,107.00
  • Band G - £2,431.00
  • Band H - £2,917.00

 
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