Fleet conveyancing FAQs
What are the council tax bands in Hart District Council?
Fleet is situated in Hart District Council. Council tax bands are as follows:
|Band||Hart District Council Tax (2018/19)|
How much are conveyancing fees for buying or selling a home in Fleet?
Conveyancing fees can be broken down into fees and disbursements.
Disbursements are the extra third-party costs paid out on your behalf, such as Land Registry fees and landlord fees. Legal fees are for the legal work carried out by the solicitor.
Our conveyancing fees for buying or selling a house in Fleet are fixed, meaning for a standard transaction, what we quote is exactly what you pay
Calculate the conveyancing fees for your Fleet home 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.
Will I need property searches when buying a property in Fleet?
Conveyancing searches are enquiries submitted to a number of authorities by Fleet conveyancing solicitors to identify issues affecting the home you want to buy. Lenders also usually require conveyancing searches to be purchased.
How long does conveyancing take when buying a leasehold flat in Fleet?
Almost all flats are leasehold. The conveyancing for leasehold property can take weeks longer than a freehold property because there is more to prepare and the freeholder and/or managing agent are also involved.
Causes of numerous delays can range from incomplete managing agent information to an unresponsive landlord.
Our expert leasehold conveyancing team look after hundreds of leasehold clients every month. Our proactive approach means fewer obstacles.
Is there anything to be aware of if selling a leasehold property in Fleet?
Conveyancing for a leasehold flat is significantly more involved than for a freehold house.
Leasehold complexity involves extra work on the part of conveyancing solicitors in Fleet, such as getting all relevant freeholder information, through to a copy of the insurance policy.
To reduce leasehold-related delays, It is strongly advised that the seller instruct a Fleet conveyancing solicitor as soon as is practicable.
I am remortgaging a property in Fleet - do I need a solicitor?
Yes, you will need a remortgage conveyancing solicitor.
The base rate is now at 0.1% (Jan 2021). A good Fleet remortgage solicitor could save you a few mortgage payments on your old rate by completing the conveyancing quickly.
Solicitors on the panel for all major lenders - so whether you are you are moving to a tracker with Birmingham Midshires or to a flexible mortgage with the Harpenden Building Society, our remortgage specialists can help.