Bordon conveyancing FAQs

How much Council Tax will I pay for a property in East Hampshire District Council?

Bordon is situated in East Hampshire District Council. Council tax bands are:

Band East Hampshire District Council Tax (2018/19)
A £1099.69
B £1282.97
C £1466.25
D £1649.53
E £2016.09
F £2382.65
G £2749.22
H £3299.06

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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 Bordon?

Conveyancing fees are made up of 2 parts: legal fees and disbursements.

Conveyancing disbursements are the costs payable as part of a conveyancing transaction, incurred on your behalf, for example Stamp Duty or leasehold management packs. Legal fees are for the work our solicitors carry out for you.

Our solicitor's legal fees for buying or selling a house in Bordon are fixed, meaning for a standard conveyancing transaction, what we quote is what you pay

Calculate the conveyancing fees for your Bordon sale or purchase

Our online conveyancing fees calculator gives you a detailed fixed fee quote including all of the legal costs involved in buying and selling your home.

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How much should conveyancing fees cost in 2019?

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

Searches are questions submitted to a number of authorities by Bordon 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 Bordon - what do I need to know?

Buying a leasehold house or flat in the UK requires a number of extra steps when compared to buying a freehold. The many potential complications lying in wait for the unsuspecting buyer can include legally technical issues like overpriced managing agent packs and marriage value issues.

A leasehold solicitor 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 Bordon?

The legal work for a leasehold flat or house is significantly more specialised compared to a freehold house.

The complex nature of leasehold property means that conveyancing solicitors in Bordon will usually undertake additional tasks, such as obtaining an up-to-date service charge statement, through to ascertaining if a license to assign is required.

In order to resolve any leasehold delays faster, It is strongly advised that the vendor contact a conveyancer as soon as is practicable.

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

Yes, you will need a remortgage conveyancing solicitor.

The official UK base rate is currently set at 0.75% (Feb 2019). A good Bordon remortgage solicitor can get you onto your new rate as quickly as possible.

Our property solicitors are members of most UK mortgage lenders, so no matter whether you are switching to a flexible mortgage with Britannia or to a capped-rate mortgage with the Barnsley Building Society, our remortgage team can assist.

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