Nuneaton conveyancing FAQs
How much Council Tax will I pay for a property in Nuneaton & Bedworth?
Nuneaton is situated in Nuneaton & Bedworth. Council tax bands in 2019 are as follows:
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How much are conveyancing fees for buying or selling a home in Nuneaton?
Conveyancing fees are comprised of legal fees and disbursements.
Disbursements are the extra third-party costs paid out on your behalf, for example Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) or searches. Legal fees are for the solicitor's legal work.
Your solicitor's legal fees for buying or selling a house in Nuneaton are fixed, so for a standard transaction, what you pay is exactly what you see in your quote.
Calculate the conveyancing fees for your Nuneaton sale or purchase
Our online conveyancing fees calculator can give you a comprehensive conveyancing quote with a detailed breakdown of all fees, costs and disbursements for your Nuneaton sale or purchase.
I'm purchasing a home in Nuneaton which property searches will I require?
The standard search pack will include:
- Local Authority Search
- Residential Environmental Search
- Water search
- Chancel search
Occasionally the results of the standard searches will necessitate additional searches e.g. a specialist environmental search.
To check the cost of searches on a Nuneaton house or flat, use our online conveyancing costs calculator.
I am buying a leasehold property in Nuneaton - what do I need to know?
Purchasing a leasehold house or flat in the UK can be complex when compared to purchasing a freehold. The many potential complications lying in wait for an uninformed buyer can include legally technical issues like costly and undisclosed major works and freeholds sold without first refusal to leaseholders.
A leasehold solicitor will look into all potential issues with the lease and report back to you.
What do I need to know if selling a leasehold property in Nuneaton?
The conveyancing process for a leasehold flat or house is quite a lot more involved than it is for a freehold home.
The complexities of leasehold mean conveyancing solicitors in Nuneaton must carry out additional legal work, including sourcing an up-to-date service charge statement, through to ensuring that leasehold forms are completed.
To help mitigate the delays involved in selling a leasehold property, It is highly recommended that the seller instruct a property lawyer as soon as an estate agent is chosen.
I am buying a new build property in Nuneaton - what do I need to know?
The legal work for purchasing a new build in Nuneaton .
A conveyancing solicitor in Nuneaton must be able to deal with things like working to tight developer deadlines, checking that any contracts allow for future 'common parts' maintenance and working with warranty providers, including NHBC, Advantage HCI and BOPAS.
Our specialist team of new build conveyancing solicitors are well versed in working with buyers towards the best outcome and working to tight developer deadlines.
Will I need a conveyancing solicitor if I am remortgaging my Nuneaton property?
The Bank of England base rate is currently 0.75% (Feb 2019). A proactive conveyancing solicitor in Nuneaton could save you a few mortgage payments on your old rate by completing the conveyancing quickly.
Quittance's solicitors can act for most UK lenders, so no matter whether you are moving to a tracker with the NatWest or to a joint mortgage with the Bank of Ireland, our remortgage team can assist.