Bolsover conveyancing FAQs

How much council tax must I pay for a property in Bolsover District Council?

Bolsover is situated in Bolsover District Council. Council tax bands in 2019 are as follows:

Band Bolsover District Council Tax (2018/19)
A £1226.33
B £1430.72
C £1635.11
D £1839.50
E £2248.28
F £2657.06
G £3065.83
H £3679.00

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Are you paying more council tax than you should be?

How much stamp duty will I have to pay?

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What is Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT)?

Can I claim stamp duty relief as a first time buyer?

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

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

Conveyancing disbursements are the third-party costs incurred on your behalf, such as HM Land Registry fees and searches. Legal fees are for the solicitor's legal work.

Our fees for buying or selling a house in Bolsover are fixed, which means that what you pay is exactly what you see in your quote.

Calculate the conveyancing fees for your Bolsover move

Our conveyancing fees calculator can give you a comprehensive conveyancing quote including all of the legal costs involved in buying and selling your home.

Calculate my conveyancing feeswith our conveyancing fee calculator

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How much should conveyancing fees cost in 2019?

I'm buying a house in Bolsover - which searches will I need?

The standard pack includes:

  • Official or Regulated Local Authority Search
  • Regulated Water Search
  • Residential Environmental Search
  • Chancel search liability

On occasion the initial search results will recommend further searches , for example a mining search.

To see the total cost of searches on a Bolsover house or flat, try our online conveyancing costs calculator.

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

I am buying a leasehold property in Bolsover - what do I need to know?

Buying a leasehold property in England or Wales is significantly more complex than buying a freehold property. The numerous common problems awaiting an uninformed purchaser can include legally technical issues like undisclosed major works and marriage value issues.

An experienced leasehold conveyancer 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?

Is there anything to be aware of if selling a leasehold property in Bolsover?

Conveyancing for a leasehold flat or house is significantly more specialised in comparison with a freehold house.

Leasehold complexity involves additional work on the part of conveyancing solicitors in Bolsover, which could include obtaining an up-to-date service charge statement, through to a copy of the insurance policy.

To help mitigate the delays involved in selling a leasehold house or flat, It is strongly advised that the seller instruct a conveyancer as early as possible.

Will I need a conveyancing solicitor if I am remortgaging my Bolsover property?

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

The Bank of England base rate is currently 0.75% (Feb 2019). A good Bolsover remortgage solicitor can get you onto your new rate as quickly as possible.

Our conveyancing solicitors are on the panel for all major lenders, so whether you are you are moving to a lifetime tracker mortgage with Lloyds Bank or to a long-term fixed mortgage with Birmingham Midshires, our remortgage team can assist.

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