Atherstone conveyancing FAQs

What are the council tax bands in North Warwickshire Borough Council?

Atherstone is situated in North Warwickshire Borough Council. Council tax bands are:

Band North Warwickshire Borough Council Tax (2018/19)
A £1215.17
B £1417.69
C £1620.22
D £1822.75
E £2227.81
F £2632.86
G £3037.92
H £3645.50

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How much are conveyancing fees for buying or selling a home in Atherstone?

Conveyancing fees will include the conveyancer's legal fees and disbursements.

Conveyancing disbursements are the third-party costs paid out on your behalf, e.g. Stamp Duty or Office Copies. Legal fees are for the legal work carried out by the solicitor.

Our conveyancing fees for buying or selling a house in Atherstone are fixed, so for a standard transaction, what we quote is what you pay

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Will I need property searches when buying a property in Atherstone?

Searches are enquiries submitted to a number of authorities by Atherstone conveyancing solicitors to identify issues affecting the home you want to buy. Mortgage 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 Atherstone - what do I need to know?

Buying a leasehold property in the UK is significantly more complex than buying a freehold property. The many potential complications lying in wait for an uninformed purchaser can include legally technical issues like sinking fund issues and marriage value issues.

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?

What do I need to know if selling a leasehold property in Atherstone?

The legal work for a leasehold flat is much more specialised in comparison with a freehold house.

Leasehold complexity involves extra work on the part of conveyancing solicitors in Atherstone, including requesting all relevant freeholder information, through to a copy of the lease.

In order to resolve any leasehold problems faster, It is highly recommended that the vendor contact a solicitor as soon as the property is marketed, if not before,.

I am buying a new build property in Atherstone - what do I need to know?

The conveyancing for buying a new build property in Atherstone is often more complex than other types of conveyancing.

An experienced solicitor in Atherstone will need to be qualified to handle things like handling unreasonable delays, investigating issues with drains and roads that serve the property and working with warranty providers, including NHBC Buildmark, Advantage and ACHI.

Our specialist team of new build conveyancing solicitors are well versed in helping buyers get a stress free move 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 Atherstone property?

Yes you will need a solicitor to handle the legal side of the remortgage.

The official UK base rate is currently set at 0.75% (Feb 2019). A proactive conveyancing solicitor in Atherstone should be able to complete the conveyancing quickly and get you onto your new rate without delay.

Our conveyancers are members of most UK mortgage lenders, so whether you are you are changing to an interest-only mortgage with the NatWest or to a two-year discount with the Hinckley and Rugby Building Society, our remortgage team can assist.

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