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Transfer of Equity in South Shields

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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Conveyancing in South Shields Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 12/01/17

South Shields area information

Whitburn Tyne & Wear Windmill, Tynemouth Priory and Castle English Heritage and St Paul Monastery English Heritage are in the vicinity of South Shields.

The closest station to South Shields is East Boldon, almost 4 miles away. The closest airport to South Shields is Newcastle Airport.

The nearest hospital is South Tyneside District South Shields.

Q.

How do we get low cost conveyancing in South Shields?

A.

Misleading conveyancing quotes catch out many property buyers and sellers, leaving them to pay sometimes £100s more than planned, and many firms claim to offer supposedly cheap conveyancing. However additional fees are frequently hidden in the solicitor's terms of engagement.

Q.

Our estate agent in Dunston has put forward a property lawyer that they have used before. Will it be faster to instruct them?

A.

If you instruct a firm referred this way, you your agent may be able to use their influence to reduce delays in the conveyancing process, however, such referrals need to be weighed up against alternatives, including online or local firms, as the agent may recommend whichever firm pays the most per referral, not the best solicitor for your needs.

Q.

What causes conveyancing appear to be so drawn out?

A.

Conveyancing can be subject to numerous interruptions or delays. Homeward Legal endeavour to minimise their burden by proactively handling all enquiries.

Q.

How can I find if any of the South Shields conservation areas are in a neglected state?

A.

The register of the condition of South Shieldss conservation areas is logged by English Heritage, and the following data is currently listed at their website - Mill Dam with South Shields registered as poor with low vulnerability and deteriorating.

Q.

How much is the council tax on a Thirties converted Band C home in South Shields?

A.

You will be include your new house's council tax band within the title report. The correct charges for residents of South Shields are tabled at the South Tyneside local authority site. On (26 October 2012) the rates are:

  • Band A - £966.00
  • Band B - £1,127.00
  • Band C - £1,287.00
  • Band D - £1,448.00
  • Band E - £1,770.00
  • Band F - £2,092.00
  • Band G - £2,414.00
  • Band H - £2,897.00

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Is contaminated land in South Shields a concern?

A.

Many of contaminants can affect residential property in South Shields . Contaminants like shallow mining or local historic industrial processes will be reported on in environmental search results.

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We are planning to buy in South Shields. Can we check that the residence is in a designated conservation area?

A.

These areas pinpoint regions of historic or architectural significance. Conservation areas in South Shields include Mill Dam. The property solicitor handling your purchase offer more information and address the impact buying in a conservation area may have.

Q.

How much can conveyancing searches be?

A.

With Homeward Legal, you are required to pay at most £249 for a standard bundle of searches. Searches are disbursements, and are not included in a quote for solicitor's fees.

 
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