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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 Whissendine Q & A's

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Updated: 09/12/16

Noted Whissendine interest

Wymonham Leics Windmill, Stapleford St Mary Magdalene Churches Conservation Trust and Edmondthorpe St Michael & All Angels Churches Conservation Trust are in the vicinity of Whissendine.

Whissendine's closest airport is Tollerton, Nottingham City Airport. East Midlands Airport is 24 miles and Tollerton Airport is 19 miles away. Whissendine's closest train station is Oakham.

The nearest hospital for Whissendine is Rutland Memorial.

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I am looking for a low cost conveyancing estimate in Whissendine, we are on a tight budget.

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The confusion over this point catches out many buyers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted, and many solicitors offer cheap conveyancing quotes. Often extra charges are often hiding in the solicitor's terms of engagement, left unread by preoccupied buyers Any fees which are listed in the small print should be reasonable. They be applicable if your solicitor is required to perform tasks outside a normal transaction , which could not be anticipated at the start of the process. Our quotes offer a clear statement of your solicitors fees for a standard purchase or sale.

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Does Homeward Legal look after the conveyancing of auction properties in Whissendine?

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Our company is very competent with residential property auction procedures. Normally hard to value properties for example short lease flats, are purchased at property auctions which tend to will want extened. Solicitors therefore strongly encourage purchasers to formally instruct an auction experienced conveyancing lawyer in advance of the date of the auction to allow for a title report.

Subsequently, immediately after the date of the auction, your conveyancing lawyer has to be fully prepared to finalise the transaction within the 4 week time frame, a normal requirement of terms of sale.

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How is contaminated land in Whissendine investigated?

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Land in Whissendine can be contaminated by a range of natural causes and human activities. Contaminants such as pollution incidents and local historic industrial processes will be considered as part of the environmental searches. Bescaby Landfill Site, St Marys Lane, Leicestershire, LE14 4AE is one such potential cause of local contamination.

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What type of local searches as respects the risk and history of local flooding in Rutland will the conveyancing solicitor in Whissendine actually carry out for an Edwardian maisonette I am going to buy?

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Your conveyancing solicitor will carry out standard environmental searches that will include Whissendine flood risk area data. At the time of writing (22/02/13) publication on the Environment Agency don’t indicate any active flood warnings in the Whissendine area.

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Do you recommend taking steps to avoid paying SDLT?

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Stamp duty scheme should not be considered when purchasing in Whissendine, as such schemes are costly and very risky. There have been a small number of government initiatives, however, such as higher thresholds for first-time buyers. You will be able to confirm your eligibility for any such active initiatives with your solicitor..

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Is a house survey necessary when we are buying property?

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It is recommended that you book a house survey when buying in Whissendine. A range defects can affect a property, for example unsafe chimney circulation or corrosion of pipework, and these will not be addressed by your conveyancing solicitor.

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Is Whissendine soil potentially contaminated by arsenic?

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Whissendine industry and natural causes can cause topsoil contamination. Other sources of contaminated land include asbestos.

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Should I select the firm of solicitors that commonly works with by our estate agent?

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Your Stanwick agent will often recommend a solicitors firm. However, if they are paid a referral fee, the agent may recommend whichever firm pays the most per referral, not the best value for you.

 
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