Conveyancing in Newent

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Conveyancing Solicitors Newent

In-Deed online is a nationwide conveyancing company which provides client focussed conveyancing to home buyers and sellers in Newent and Gloucestershire. We offer conveyancing on a no completion no fee basis so you only need to cover any solicitor costs as and when your transaction completes. If you are located in Newent and are buying or selling a home, you have come to the best place to help make the conveyancing process as fast and easy as possible.

Newent Property Price Data

Gloucestershire House Prices (in £1000's)
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In the last few years, House values in Gloucestershire have risen. Rising by 2% compared to last year, in October 2013, the Land Registry reported property purchases with an average of £174, 516.

Property prices generally are expected to increase throughout this year, with predictions ranging from 5% to 8%. Factors driving the rise include Help to Buy and cheaper credit.

Recent property transactions

  • Home Purchase - Lakeside, Newent, GL18, £200,000
  • Sale - The Old Chapel Studio, Fishpool, Kempley, Dymock, Gloucestershire, GL18, £249,950

Conveyancing Solicitor Fees In Newent

We give you an all inclusive fixed solicitor's quote for your Newent property sale or purchase.

Sometimes lawyers hide fees in their terms of engagement. Some of these additional fees might be ascertainable from the beginning of the sale or purchase. Typical examples include supplementary sums to pay for dealing with your lender or SDLT formalities.

Newent Local Council

Newent is located in Forest of Dean District Council which is under no overall political control. The council tax bandings for 2013 to 2014 are as follows: Band A - £1, 011, Band B - £1, 179, Band C - £1, 348, Band D - £1, 516, Band E - £1, 853, Band F - £2, 190, Band G - £2, 527, Band H - £3, 033.

Living in Newent

Newent is located in Gloucestershire in South West England and is roughly 8 miles from the county town of Gloucester. Fans of history will appreciate Gloucester Cathedral and Gloucester Waterways Museum. The Black Dog, the George Hotel, the Cobblers, the Red Lion and the King's Arms are just some of the area's local pubs. Newent shopping options include The Gloucester Sausage Co butchers At and Parsons Bakery.

Step-by-step conveyancing guide in Newent

  • Finding a quote for the conveyancing - Going with the agents preferred choice is often not cost-effective, and many home movers shop around for a more reasonably-priced conveyancer. Focus on fixed quotes with no move, no fee protection, but ensure that you check the terms for any additional fees.

  • Engaging your chosen solicitor - At the point you have chosen which lawyer you would like to do the legals for your Newent sale or purchase you must formally appoint them. You should check the Newent solicitors terms and conditions for further conveyancing costs such as costs for obtaining leasehold management information on leasehold sale , before approving them.

  • Pre-contract - Enquires are made, including checking rights of way. Additionally the draft contract itself will be prepared by the sellers conveyancing solicitor.

  • Arrange your Home Survey - Buyers are strongly advised to get a property survey because it will establish if there are any serious defects e.g. the presence of Japanese Knotweed or unsupported chimney breasts. Interlocking clay tiles are also an example of a problem affecting Gloucestershire.

  • Carrying out searches - Chancel Liability, Local Authority, Environmental and Drainage and Water are the searches a solicitor arranges in most cases, and these look into many issues including enforcement actions for a breach of planning permission. Your solicitor may also recommend potential additional searches.

  • Exchanging contracts - Contracts are signed and exchanged. Both parties are obliged to complete the transaction.

  • Completion - The deeds are handed over to the purchaser, once payment of , less the 10% deposit, funds that are remaining is made. Keys to the new home can then be collected.

Help to Buy Conveyancing

The Government's Help to Buy scheme aids first-time buyers with a deposit of at least 5%. To qualify for the Help to Buy schemes, the property being bought needs to be your main residence (not Buy to Let), you cannot have interest in any other property, and the mortgage must be repayment (not interest only).

Call the Money Advice Service, or your local Help to Buy agent for more information.

Professional conveyancers for a Newent remortgage

Are you planning to remortgage a house or flat in Newent? Our conveyancing lawyers are on all bank panels from Intelligent Finance to Yorkshire Building Society. Our proactive approach can lead to shorter completion times which can save you a mortgage payment at the higher rate.

Online Conveyancing Quote

Automated updates and casetracking are included among the commonly advertised advantages of online conveyancing.

In reality, an essential component of an easier conveyancing transaction is a proactive solicitor. Buyers and sellers get, working with our conveyancing solicitors, the benefit of online conveyancing technology and also the advice of a dedicated, high street conveyancing solicitor.