Great Wyrley conveyancing FAQs

How much Council Tax will I pay for a property in South Staffordshire?

Great Wyrley is situated in South Staffordshire. Council tax bands in 2019 are as follows:

Band South Staffordshire Council Tax (2018/19)
A £1093.77
B £1276.06
C £1458.36
D £1640.65
E £2005.24
F £2369.83
G £2734.42
H £3281.30

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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 Great Wyrley?

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

Conveyancing disbursements are the extra third-party costs incurred on behalf of a buyer or seller, such as Stamp Duty or bankruptcy searches. Legal fees are for the work our solicitors carry out for you.

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

Calculate the conveyancing fees for your Great Wyrley home move

Our conveyancing fees calculator can give you a comprehensive conveyancing quote with a comprehensive list of all fees, costs and disbursements for your Great Wyrley sale or purchase.

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I'm purchasing a home in Great Wyrley - which searches will I need?

The standard search pack will include:

  • Official or Regulated Local Authority Search
  • Environmental Search
  • Regulated Drainage and Water Search
  • Chancel liability insurance (if required)

Sometimes the initial search results will recommend specialist searches such as a search.

To work out the total cost of searches on a Great Wyrley move, try our conveyancing cost 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 Great Wyrley - what do I need to know?

Buying a leasehold house or flat in the UK is significantly more complex than buying a freehold property. The many potential traps awaiting the unsuspecting purchaser can include legally technical issues like unpaid service charges by the existing leaseholder and excessive freehold premiums.

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?

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

The conveyancing process for a leasehold flat (leasehold houses are rare) is much more technical compared to a freehold house.

Leasehold complexity involves additional tasks on the part of conveyancing solicitors in Great Wyrley, and this could include sourcing the latest service charge and ground rent statement, through to ascertaining if a license to assign is required.

So as to resolve any leasehold-related difficulties sooner, It is highly recommended that the seller instruct a conveyancer as early as possible.

I am remortgaging a property in Great Wyrley - do I need a solicitor?

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 Great Wyrley remortgage solicitor will complete the conveyancing process quickly and get you into your new rate.

Our conveyancing team are on the panel for all major lenders, so whether you are you are switching to a fixed-rate mortgage with Britannia or to a two-year discount with the Allied Irish Bank, we can help.

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