Nantwich conveyancing FAQs

How much is the council tax in Cheshire East Council?

Nantwich is situated in Cheshire East Council. Council tax bands in 2019 are as follows:

Band Cheshire East Council Tax (2018/19)
A £1137.52
B £1327.11
C £1516.69
D £1706.28
E £2085.45
F £2464.63
G £2843.80
H £3412.56

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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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Read more about stamp duty:

What is Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT)?

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

Are Nantwich conveyancing fees fixed?

Some conveyancing solicitors in Nantwich offer their services on an hourly rate and other firms will work for a fixed fee.

Quittance's expert solicitors work on a fixed fee basis, with no sneaky extras. Your conveyancing quote will set out exactly what the conveyancing fees and costs will be when your house purchase or sale completes.

If, for any reason at all, your house purchase or sale does not go ahead, you will be covered by our No Sale, No Fee guarantee.

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How much should conveyancing fees cost in 2019?

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

Searches are detailed enquiries submitted to a number of authorities by Nantwich 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 Nantwich - what do I need to know?

Buying a leasehold flat in the UK can be complex. The numerous common problems lying in wait for the unsuspecting purchaser can include legally technical issues like and onerous covenants.

Your conveyancing 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?

Does it take longer to sell a leasehold property?

Yes. Sale conveyancing for a leasehold home usually takes longer.

The buyer's solicitor will need to review this leasehold-related paperwork. These could include a current statement of service charges and management company information. Typically, delays are due to the time required by the solicitor to source this information.

Your solicitor should start this process as soon as possible, because these details can take weeks to collect if the managing agent is slow or difficult to contact.

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Selling a leasehold flat? What to do before going on the market

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

Yes, you will need a remortgage conveyancing solicitor.

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

Our conveyancing solicitors are members of most UK mortgage lenders, so no matter whether you are changing to a 95% mortgage with Santander or to a variable-rate mortgage with Virgin Money, Quittance can help.

Check your solicitor can act for your lender