Pershore conveyancing FAQs

How much Council Tax will I pay for a property in Wychavon District Council?

Pershore is situated in Wychavon District Council. Council tax bands in 2019 are as follows:

Band Wychavon District Council Tax (2018/19)
A £1105.61
B £1289.87
C £1474.14
D £1658.41
E £2026.95
F £2395.48
G £2764.02
H £3316.82

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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 Pershore conveyancing fees fixed?

Some conveyancing solicitors in Pershore carry out the conveyancing on an hourly rate and other firms will work for a fixed fee.

Our panel of property lawyers work on a fixed conveyancing fee basis, with no nasty surprises. Your detailed quote will explain what the conveyancing fees and costs will be when your move completes.

If, for any reason at all, your move does not go ahead, you have the peace of mind of our No Move, No Fee guarantee.

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How much should conveyancing fees cost in 2019?

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

The standard search pack will include:

  • Regulated Local Authority Search
  • Environmental Search
  • Drainage and Water Search
  • Chancel liability insurance

Sometimes the solicitor will advise additional searches such as a transport search.

To find out the price of searches on a Pershore move, use 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 Pershore - what do I need to know?

Purchasing a leasehold house or flat is significantly more complex than buying a freehold property. The numerous common problems awaiting the unsuspecting purchaser can include legally technical issues like costly and undisclosed major works and unreasonable lease extension premiums.

Your 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 the conveyancing for selling leasehold take longer?

Yes, compared to freehold conveyancing. The conveyancing for selling leasehold houses or flats usually takes longer.

The solicitor acting for the buyer will expect to see this leasehold-related paperwork, like management company information and three years' filed accounts for the property management. Delays are usually the result of the time it takes the seller's conveyancer to get these documents together.

The seller's solicitor should commence this as soon as possible, because this information can take weeks to collect if the agent responsible for managing the property is slow or difficult to contact.

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

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

The conveyancing for purchasing a new build property in Pershore is often more complex than other types of conveyancing.

A property lawyer in Pershore must be able to deal with things like dealing with fast exchange timeframes, handling withdrawal under the Consumer Code for Housebuilders and .

Our specialist team of new build conveyancing solicitors are experts in representing buyers to achieve the best possible outcome and working to tight developer deadlines.

Read more:

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

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

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

Yes, you will need a remortgage conveyancing solicitor.

The official UK base rate is currently set at 0.75% (Feb 2019). A proactive conveyancing solicitor in Pershore could save you a few mortgage payments on your old rate by completing the conveyancing quickly.

Our network of solicitors can act for most UK lenders, so whether you are you are changing to an offset mortgage with the Royal Bank of Scotland or to a flexible mortgage with the Bank of Ireland, our remortgage team can assist.

Check your solicitor can act for your lender