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Conveyancing in Trentham Q & A's

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Ask Lorraine a question lorraine@homewardlegal.co.uk

Updated: 23/04/17

The closest airport to Trentham is Manchester Terminals 1 & 3 Airport. and Wedgwood station is around 1 mile from Trentham.

Trentham is about 1 1/2 mile off the M6 junction entry 15 Southbound.

Nuffield Claydon hospital is relatively close to Trentham.

Q.

How do I find the best conveyancing rates in Trentham for a £455,000 property?

A.

The confusion over this topic catches out many buyers, and can leave them paying far more in conveyancing fees than they budgeted. Many solicitors purport to offer so-called cheap conveyancing quotes. However extra charges are frequently hidden in the terms. Any disbursements should be included on a conveyancing quote. Get a quote using the Homeward Legal quote calculator for the property you are buying.

Q.

How much is the council tax on a converted Band E property in Trentham?

A.

You should be briefed about your homes council tax band within the conveyancing report on title.

The correct rates for homes in Trentham are set out at the Stoke-on-Trent local authority site. As of 23 June 2012 rates are as follows:

  • Band A - £952.00
  • Band B - £1,111.00
  • Band C - £1,270.00
  • Band D - £1,429.00
  • Band E - £1,746.00
  • Band F - £2,064.00
  • Band G - £2,381.00
  • Band H - £2,857.00

Q.

Lawyers in Trentham order a number of property if acting for a home purchase client, which particular searches?

A.

When obtaining a mortgage the lender requires you to at least - Local Authority, Drainage Search (Con29DW) and Environmental and, depending on certain criteria, area-specific searches, which may include a Index Map Search.

Q.

Our agent has offered a lawyer whom they usually use. Must I instruct them?

A.

It is commonplace for agents to endorse a conveyancer. However, if the agent is paid a fee by the solicitor, an agent may decide to recommend the conveyancer who pays out the highest referral fee, not a firm with local expertise and a solid reputation.

Q.

My wife and I are planning to buy in Trentham. Are there any conservation areas?

A.

There are a number of conservation areas in or near Trentham. The local council will be able to advise further about local conservation areas, and the lawyer handling your purchase will discuss the relevant responsibilities.

Q.

Co-operative Bank will be our lender, is there anything I need to know?

A.

A small number of lenders are now reducing their 'solicitor panel'. For buyers, this can result in significantly higher conveyancing costs. We, however, can act for all major mortgage lenders, keeping buyers' legal costs to a minimum.

Q.

Which local authority is responsible for Trentham?

A.

Trentham is located in Stoke on Trent City Council, Civic Centre, Glebe Street, Stoke on Trent, ST4 1RN, contact: 01782 234 56

Q.

What are fixtures and fittings?

A.

House purchasers are regularly frustrated by a lack of clarity over which fixtures and fittings will be included in a sale. Completion or agreement of a fixtures and fittings form is unfortunately often left to the last minute, when a dispute may jeopordise the transaction.

 
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