Northolt conveyancing FAQs

What are the council tax bands in London Borough of Ealing?

Northolt is situated in London Borough of Ealing. Council tax bands are:

Band London Borough of Ealing Council Tax (2018/19)
A £960.08
B £1120.09
C £1280.11
D £1440.12
E £1760.15
F £2080.17
G £2400.20
H £2880.24

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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 Northolt?

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

Disbursements are the costs payable as part of a conveyancing transaction, incurred on behalf of a buyer or seller, for example HMLR fees or landlord fees. Legal fees are for the work your solicitor carries out for you.

Our conveyancing fees for buying or selling a house in Northolt are fixed, which means that what we quote is what you pay

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

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

Property searches are detailed enquiries submitted to a number of authorities by Northolt 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?

How long does leasehold conveyancing take?

Over 90% of flats in the UK are leasehold. There are also an estimated 1 million leasehold houses throughout the country. The conveyancing for leasehold property can take weeks longer than a freehold home as there are more parties involved.

Causes of numerous delays can range from slow delivery of managing agents' documents to an unresponsive landlord.

Our specialist leasehold solicitor team complete the legal work for 100's of leasehold purchases each month, and our proactive approach means delays are less likely to occur.

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

Conveyancing for a leasehold flat (leasehold houses are uncommon) is significantly more complex compared to a freehold house.

The complex nature of leasehold property means that conveyancing solicitors in Northolt will usually undertake extra work. This can involve requesting all relevant freeholder information, through to a copy of the service charge budget for the current year.

So as to resolve any leasehold-related problems sooner, It is recommended that you instruct a solicitor as early as possible.

I am buying a new build property in Northolt - what do I need to know?

The legal work for acquiring a new build in Northolt .

A good solicitor in Northolt must be able to deal with things like dealing with lender conditions, spotting incomplete agreements for roads and sewers and registering ownership with warranty providers, including NHBC Buildmark, Advantage HCI and Ark Residential.

Our award-winning team of new build conveyancing solicitors are highly experienced in helping buyers get a stress free move and working to tight developer deadlines.

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Buying a new build property off plan - what you need to know.

What you need to check before buying a new build home.

I am remortgaging a property in Northolt - do I need a solicitor?

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

The official UK base rate is currently set at 0.75% (Feb 2019). A proactive conveyancing solicitor in Northolt can get you onto your new rate as quickly as possible.

Our property lawyers can act for most UK lenders, so whether you are you are switching to a fixed-rate mortgage with Bradford & Bingley or to a flexible mortgage with the Allied Irish Bank, we can assist.

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