Conveyancing in Benton

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Conveyancing Solicitors Benton

We are a nationwide conveyancer providing high quality property legal services to Benton residential property buyers and sellers. Our Price promise means a guaranteed fixed cost conveyancing service with no hidden fees to help you budget for the rising cost of buying and selling a home. (More on our In-Deed's exclusive no completion no fee) At In-Deed we offer success focussed solicitors for your Benton move and an expert service.

Benton House Prices

Tyne And Wear House Prices (in £1000's)
  Oct-10 Oct-11 Oct-12 Oct-13
110 106 103 103

Average house prices in Tyne And Wear have remained constant, from 2010 to 2013. Properties purchased averaged £103, 171 (source: Land Registry), an increase of £340 compared to 2012.

Recent property transactions

  • Freehold Sale - Greenhills, Killingworth, NE12, £148, 000
  • Freehold Sale - Chesters Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE12, £130, 000
  • Sale - Station Road, Camperdown, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE12, £87, 500
  • Sale - The Old Stables, Killingworth Road, Killingworth, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE12, £550, 000
  • Leasehold Apartment Sale - Bardsley Place, Newcastle NE12, £150, 000

Conveyancing Solicitor Fees In Benton

Our clear fixed fee legal fee quotes mean no additional costs to worry about for your Benton conveyancing.

Some conveyancing lawyers conceal additional fees in the terms and conditions in their conveyancing quote. Additional fees to look into might include fees for postage and telephone calls or for calculating service charge arrears.

Benton Local Government

Benton is in Newcastle upon Tyne City Council which is under no overall political control. The council tax bands for tax year 2013 to 2014 are as follows: Band A - £1, 105, Band B - £1, 289, Band C - £1, 473, Band D - £1, 657, Band E - £2, 026, Band F - £2, 394, Band G - £2, 762, Band H - £3, 315.

The Benton area

For essentials, local shopping includes A.L Robinson Ltd butchers at 347 Benton Rd Newcastle, Greggs bakery and a Sainsburys Local In Forest Hall. Local pubs include the Black Bull, the Victory in Newcastle upon Tyne, the Brandling Villa and the Black Bull.

The Conveyancing Process

Choosing a quote for the conveyancingBefore the conveyancing process can get underway, a solicitor will need to be found.

Getting your selected solicitor As soon as you have identified which property lawyer you would like to do the legals on your Benton home move you must formally appoint them. To do this you MUST scour the terms of engagement for any extra conveyancing charges before you sign them.

Initial stagesAfter you have instructed, the solicitor will contact the solicitor acting for the other side to receive the draft contract. The contract sets out the sale price, identities of the two parties, deposits, and title deed information.

Commissioning a RICS HomeBuyer Report or Building SurveyA home survey is necessary to be able to be made aware of if there are any structural issues, for instance bowing walls or weathered brickwork.

Benton searchesChancel Liability, Local Authority, Environmental and Drainage and Water are the basic searches usually required by mortgage lenders, and they look into many factors including enforcement actions for a breach of planning permission.

Exchanging contracts When the buyer and seller agree on a final draft, the two sides sign copies and they are sent to the other party. The buyer then transfers the agreed 10% deposit.

CompletionThe seller's deeds are delivered to the buyer, after payment of the balance of the sale price is made. The keys are then collected.

Help to Buy in Benton

The Help to Buy scheme assists first-time buyers with a deposit of 5% to purchase a home valued at up to £600, 000. To claim the Help to Buy schemes, the property will need 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). £600, 000 is the highest property value available under the scheme.

Get in touch with the Money Advice Service, or your local Help to Buy agent for more detail regarding the scheme.

Speedy Conveyancing for a purchase, sale or Remortgage in Benton

Our team of proactive solicitors and licensed conveyancers can conduct the conveyancing for anyone intending to remortgage a Benton flat or house . Our Solicitors have created class leading online conveyancing systems which allow our property lawyers to give a rapid and individual conveyancing service.

Online Conveyancing

Solutions including case management systems are frequently marketed as the secret to faster, cheaper conveyancing.

In reality, an essential component of a less stressful transaction is a proactive and communicative solicitor. With our conveyancing solicitors, home movers get the benefit of both online conveyancing technology and the reassuring presence of an experienced conveyancing solicitor.