Tidworth conveyancing FAQs

What are the council tax bands in Wiltshire Council?

Tidworth is situated in Wiltshire Council. Council tax bands are:

Band Wiltshire Council Tax (2018/19)
A £1185.29
B £1382.84
C £1580.39
D £1777.94
E £2173.04
F £2568.14
G £2963.23
H £3555.88

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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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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 Tidworth?

Conveyancing fees are comprised of the conveyancer's legal fees and disbursements.

Disbursements are the extra third-party costs paid out on your behalf, such as Land Registry fees and Office Copies. Legal fees are for the solicitor's legal work.

Our solicitor's legal fees for buying or selling a house in Tidworth are fixed, - for a standard transaction, your fixed fee conveyancing quote will have no hidden extras

Calculate the conveyancing fees for your Tidworth property 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 Tidworth sale or purchase.

Calculate my conveyancing fees with our conveyancing fee calculator

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How much should conveyancing fees cost in 2019?

I'm buying a house in Tidworth - what searches do I need?

The search pack for a standard property includes:

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

Occasionally the results of the standard searches will necessitate further searches , for example a British waterways search.

To check the price of searches on a Tidworth move, try our conveyancing 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 Tidworth - what do I need to know?

Purchasing a leasehold property in the UK can be complex when compared to purchasing a freehold. The many potential complications lying in wait for the unsuspecting buyer can include legally technical issues like and onerous covenants.

A leasehold 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?

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

The legal work for a leasehold flat (leasehold houses are uncommon) is much more complex than for a freehold property.

The complex nature of leasehold property means that conveyancing solicitors in Tidworth will need to conduct extra work, and this could include sourcing all relevant freeholder information, through to details of any disputes with the current leaseholder.

In order to resolve any leasehold problems faster, It is recommended that the vendor contact a Tidworth conveyancing solicitor as soon as the property is marketed, if not before,.

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

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

A property lawyer in Tidworth will need to be qualified to handle things like investigating developer incentives, spotting incomplete agreements for roads and sewers and registering ownership with warranty providers, including NHBC Buildmark, Advantage HCI and ACHI.

Our highly experienced team of new build solicitors are experts in helping buyers get the best possible outcome 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 Tidworth - do I need a solicitor?

Yes, you will need a remortgage conveyancing solicitor.

The base rate is now at 0.75% (Feb 2019). A proactive conveyancing solicitor in Tidworth can get you onto your new rate as quickly as possible.

Our conveyancers are members of most UK mortgage lenders, so no matter whether you are changing to a variable-rate with the NatWest or to a flexible mortgage with the Buckinghamshire Building Society, we can assist.

Check your solicitor can act for your lender