By Frances Traynor
19th October 2017
"Working in partnership is the key to a smoother property transaction."
If you are selling, buying or remortgaging a home in Worcestershire, you will need to chose a property lawyer to carry out the legal side of things on your behalf.
Our panel of conveyancing solicitors have many years experience of conveyancing in Worcestershire and across the UK and our proactive approach means we complete the transaction in the shortest possible time.
Our property lawyers handle all the conveyancing work for your house move for a fixed fee.
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Worcestershire's closest airport is Wolverhampton Business Airport Airport. Birmingham Airport is 19 miles and away. Stourbridge Town train station is around 2 miles from Worcestershire.
Corbett Amblecote is the closest hospital to Worcestershire.Q.
Many solicitors promote theoretically cheap conveyancing, but additional fees are often hiding in the small print which unwary buyers fail to check. Any extra costs which are listed in the solicitor's terms should be clearly defined. The conveyancing quote should state any disbursements.Q.
The Stamp Duty rate due will depend on a small range of considerations, including the property's value. On a £646000 house in Worcestershire, stamp duty will be £25840.*
*This information accurate as of March 2013Q.
In Worcestershire, some owners can be required to pay for upkeep of a church in the area. Several sources are used to determine liability in Worcestershire, including parish records.Q.
Searches are a standardised bundle of questions requested by the purchaser's property solicitor through particular organisations. Conveyancing searches are highly recommended, but will only cover the legal condition of the property's title.Q.
If you are taking out a mortgage the mortgage lender will expect at least specific searches, including the following for Worcestershire: Local Authority Search, Drainage Search and Environment Search and occasionally specific searches for instance Official Search of Whole or Part without Priority (OS3).Q.
Buyers are regularly frustrated by a lack of clarity over fixtures and fittings. Your solicitor will request the agreement of a fixtures and fittings form to avoid such disputes, confirming what will be sold with the property.Q.
Indeed we specialise in auctions and do frequently act for sellers at auction. Homeward Legals panel of solicitors and conveyancers have in the past worked for many buyers and sellers at national and local residential property auctions that, amongst others, include Acuitus, Allsop (Commercial), Allsop (Residential), Auction House London, Award Property, Barnett Ross, Baxtons, Brendons Auctioneers, Countrywide Property Auctions and Drivers Norris.
Savvy buyers tend to get a suitable conveyancing solicitor as quickly as they can for a detailed report of the legal documents in advance of the property auction date. Q.
Property could be contaminated by a broad range of natural causes, and an environmental search should reveal if a home may be affected by contaminants in Worcestershire including pollution incidents or overhead transmission lines.