Walton On Thames conveyancing FAQs

How much council tax must I pay for a property in Elmbridge Borough Council?

Walton On Thames is situated in Elmbridge Borough Council. Council tax bands are:

Band Elmbridge Borough Council Tax (2018/19)
A £1242.41
B £1449.48
C £1656.55
D £1863.62
E £2277.76
F £2691.90
G £3106.03
H £3727.24

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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 Walton On Thames?

Conveyancing fees are made up of fees and disbursements.

Conveyancing disbursements are the taxes and additional costs paid out on your behalf, such as Stamp Duty Land Tax or freeholder fees. Legal fees are for the legal work carried out by the solicitor.

Our conveyancing fees for buying or selling a house in Walton On Thames are fixed, - for a standard conveyancing transaction, your fixed fee conveyancing quote will have no hidden extras

Calculate the conveyancing fees for your Walton On Thames home move

Our online conveyancing fees calculator gives you a detailed fixed fee quote with a comprehensive list of all fees, costs and disbursements for your Walton On Thames sale or purchase.

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Will I need property searches when buying a property in Walton On Thames?

Searches are detailed enquiries submitted to a number of authorities by Walton On Thames 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 in Walton On Thames?

Over 90% of flats in the UK are leasehold. Although much less common, there are also around 1 million leasehold houses nationwide. Purchasing a leasehold home can take weeks longer than freehold property because there is more to prepare.

Examples of delays might include anything from slow receipt of the managing agent information to out-of-date contact information for the freeholder.

Our specialist leasehold solicitor team complete the legal work for 100's of leasehold purchases each month. Our proactive approach means fewer obstacles.

Is there anything to be aware of if selling a leasehold property in Walton On Thames?

The legal work for a leasehold flat is quite a lot more involved than it is for a freehold home.

The complex nature of leasehold property means that conveyancing solicitors in Walton On Thames will usually undertake extra work, such as collating all relevant freeholder information, through to a copy of the lease.

So as to resolve any leasehold-related problems sooner, It is highly recommended that the vendor contact a solicitor as soon as an estate agent is chosen.

I am buying a new build property in Walton On Thames - what do I need to know?

The conveyancing process for purchasing a new build in Walton On Thames .

An experienced solicitor in Walton On Thames must be able to deal with things like handling unreasonable delays, checking that any contracts allow for future 'common parts' maintenance and registering ownership with warranty providers such as NHBC, Advantage and Foundation.

Our award-winning team of new build conveyancing solicitors are experts in working with buyers towards a successful transaction 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 Walton On Thames - do I need a solicitor?

Yes.

The base rate is now at 0.75% (Feb 2019). A proactive conveyancing solicitor in Walton On Thames will complete the conveyancing process quickly and get you into your new rate.

Quittance's solicitors can act for most UK lenders, so no matter whether you are moving to a 95% mortgage with Birmingham Midshires or to a fixed-rate mortgage with the Allied Irish Bank, we can help.

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