What specific searches does a Woolacombe conveyancing solicitor do when instructed on a Woolacombe flat?
The customary legal procedure will be to get Local Authority (personal or official), Drainage Search (Con29DW), Environmental, Tin Mining Search and China Clay Search and occasionally specific searches for example Anti Money Laundering Search.
Is there something we can do to hold off paying for SDLT?
We do not advise home movers get involved with any stamp duty mitigation scheme, as such schemes are highly expensive and the HMRC can review a scheme up to 6 years after a sale is completed meaning that the full stamp duty amount will be payable. There have been a range of government initiatives, such as higher thresholds for first-time buyers.
Could selenium (Se) contaminate land in Woolacombe?
Policies are in place to control pollution, waste, water and chemical contamination. The local authority for Woolacombe will be able to provide more detail on cases of contamination.
Is a mining search passed on at cost?
Comparing conveyancing quotes is often challenging, given the different terminology. This charge,e.g., is a disbursement not a fee, and is passed on at cost.
Which local authority is responsible for Woolacombe?
Woolacombe is located in North Devon District Council, Civic Centre, North Walk, Barnstaple EX31 1EA, contact: 01271 327 711