Ashton Under Lyne conveyancing FAQs

How much Council Tax will I pay for a property in Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council?

Ashton Under Lyne is situated in Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council. Council tax bands are as follows:

Band Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council Tax (2018/19)
A £1103.80
B £1287.77
C £1471.73
D £1655.70
E £2023.63
F £2391.57
G £2759.50
H £3311.40

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How much are conveyancing fees for buying or selling a home in Ashton Under Lyne?

Conveyancing fees are made up of 2 parts: the conveyancer's legal fees and disbursements.

Disbursements are the third-party costs incurred on your behalf, for example HMLR registration fees or leasehold management packs. Legal fees are for the legal work carried out by the solicitor.

Our legal fees for buying or selling a house in Ashton Under Lyne are fixed, which means that for a standard conveyancing transaction, your fixed fee conveyancing quote will have no hidden extras

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Our online conveyancing fees calculator gives an instant conveyancing quote with a comprehensive list of all fees, costs and disbursements for your Ashton Under Lyne sale or purchase.

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Will I need property searches when buying a property in Ashton Under Lyne?

Searches are enquiries submitted to a number of authorities by Ashton Under Lyne conveyancing solicitors to identify issues affecting the home you want to buy. Lenders also usually require conveyancing searches to be purchased.

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What are conveyancing searches when buying a home and do I need them?

I am buying a leasehold property in Ashton Under Lyne - what do I need to know?

Buying a leasehold property in the UK can be complicated. The numerous common problems lying in wait for the unsuspecting purchaser can include legally technical issues like unpaid service charges by the existing leaseholder and excessive freehold premiums.

A good property lawyer will look into all potential issues with the lease and report back to you.

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What you need to know about buying a leasehold property

Should I be wary of buying a leasehold house?

Should I buy a property with a short lease?

I am selling a leasehold property in Ashton Under Lyne - what do I need to know?

Conveyancing for a leasehold property is significantly more protracted in comparison with a freehold house.

Leasehold complexity involves additional tasks on the part of conveyancing solicitors in Ashton Under Lyne, which could include collating the latest service charge and ground rent statement, through to ascertaining if the incoming lessee (i.e. the seller) is required to buy a share in the building's management company.

In order to resolve any leasehold difficulties faster, It is strongly advised that the vendor contact a lawyer as soon as the property is marketed, if not before,.

I am buying a new build property in Ashton Under Lyne - what do I need to know?

The conveyancing for purchasing a new build home in Ashton Under Lyne is more complicated than buying an existing property.

An experienced solicitor in Ashton Under Lyne must be able to deal with things like liaising with the builder's onsite sales team, administering Help to Buy purchases and working with warranty providers, including NHBC, Advantage and Capital Warranties.

Our specialist team of new build conveyancers are experts in helping buyers get the best outcome and working to tight developer deadlines.

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Buying a new build property off plan - what you need to know.

What you need to check before buying a new build home.

Will I need a conveyancing solicitor if I am remortgaging my Ashton Under Lyne property?

Yes.

The Bank of England base rate is currently 0.75% (Feb 2019). A proactive conveyancing solicitor in Ashton Under Lyne will complete the conveyancing process quickly and get you into your new rate.

Property solicitors on the panel for all major lenders - so no matter whether you are switching to a 100% mortgage with RBS or to a fixed-rate mortgage with the Allied Irish Bank, we can assist.

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