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Conveyancing Solicitors Burghfield-Common

Welcome to In-Deed, a nationwide group of conveyancers that delivers leading edge property legal services for Berkshire in Berkshire. Our property lawyers work on a No Completion, No Fee arrangement so you only cover any solicitor fees if and when your home move actually completes. Here at In-Deed we give you the best conveyancing lawyers for your sale or purchase and a first rate legal service to get you moving as quickly as possible.

Property Price Data in Burghfield Common

Wokingham House Prices (in £1000's)
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271 269 278 289

Over the last four years, average property values in Wokingham have risen. Rising by £10, 990 compared to last year, in October 2013, the Land Registry recorded properties purchased with an average of £288, 890.

Average house prices in the UK are expected to increase throughout this year, rising by an additional 5% to 8%. Reasons for the promising property market include scant housing stock. Despite predictions, for some, a slowdown is expected as soon as 2016.

Recent property transactions

  • Freehold Sale - Normoor Road, Burghfield Common, Reading, RG7, £235, 000
  • Freehold Purchase - Boldrewood, Burghfield Common, Reading, Berkshire, RG7, £340, 000
  • Freehold Sale - Watson Close, Padworth, Reading, RG7, £272, 000
  • Freehold Sale - Swallowfield St, Swallowfield, RG7, £830, 000
  • Freehold Purchase - The Bungalow, Reading, RG7, £325, 000

Conveyancing Fees In Burghfield Common

In-Deed's conveyancing quotes will cover all costs connected with a normal conveyancing transaction for a purchase or sale in Burghfield Common.

All too commonly solicitors hide fees for things that are part of a standard conveyancing transaction in the small print of their quote or estimate. Additional fees to check for often include fees for commissioning searches beyond the local authority search or for exchanging contracts and completing the transaction within 5 days of each other.

Compare Burghfield Common solicitor conveyancing quotes

Quotes provided by conveyancing solicitors are usually spurious. The following is a useful list of which shows you what you need to check for in the solicitors terms when checking for any hidden conveyancing fees , for instance bankruptcy search arrangement fee.

Burghfield Common Local Council and Council Tax

Burghfield Common is in Wokingham Borough Council (Conservative controlled). Council Tax bands for 2013 to 2014 are: Band A - £996, Band B - £1, 162, Band C - £1, 328, Band D - £1, 494, Band E - £1, 826, Band F - £2, 158, Band G - £2, 490, Band H - £2, 988.

Living in Burghfield Common

Burghfield Common is located in Berkshire in South East England and is roughly 21 miles (km) from Abingdon, the county town. Some of the Burghfield Common's popular attractions are Basildon Park and Look Out Discovery Centre. Burghfield Common shopping options include The Daily Loaf Ltd bakery at Winnersh, R.J Ford & Sons butchers and a Sainsburys Superstore In Calcot. Pubs in the area include the Bantam, the Hatch Gate and the Six Bells.

How a Solicitor Will Carry out the Conveyancing in Burghfield Common

Finding your conveyancing quoteBefore the legal process will commence, you will need to get a conveyancer. Be sure to check the terms for hidden additional fees prior to instructing.

Appointing your preferred solicitor Your selected Burghfield Common lawyer will now take you through the company's instruction procedure. To do this you must scour the small print for further fees like costs for deeds storage, before you consent to them.

The draft contractPre-contract enquires are carried out, which include checking rights of way, and the draft contract itself will be prepared by the seller's conveyancing solicitor. Following receipt of the property information questionnaire (PIQ), further enquiries will be raised.

Get your Surveyor to inspect the propertyA survey is crucial in order to pinpoint any possible structural problems including cavity wall tie failure or boundary issues. Surveyors experienced in Burghfield Common property will also be familiar with local issues which include clay soil.

SearchesDrainage and Water, Chancel Liability, Local Authority and Environmental are the four standard searches. These look into numerous factors including details of conservation area controls.

Exchanging contractsContracts are exchanged, and the buyer transfers through their solicitor the agreed deposit (generally ten percent of the sale price).

CompletionCompletion occurs, usually on set date, when the seller's solicitor has confirmed that they are in receipt of the balance (less the deposit) of the purchase price, and the buyer can then pick up the keys to their new property.

Post CompletionSoon after you have moved in, the conveyancing solicitor now has loose ends to carry out like updating the lease (if applicable).

Buying with Help to Buy

Close to 20, 000 purchasers acquired a property with the Help to Buy scheme since the launch. There are two Help to Buy schemes, the Equity Loan and Mortgage Guarantee. Each is designed to assist first-time buyers with at least a 5% deposit, but are otherwise quite different. The Mortgage Guarantee enables lenders to offer up to a 95% mortgage. The Equity Loan comprises a 20% equity loan from the Government, which can be repaid at any time.

If you would like additional information, speak to the Money Advice Service, or your local Help to Buy agent.

Conveyancing when Remortgaging a property in Burghfield Common

If remortgaging a Burghfield Common property, you will need to instruct a lawyer. We have invested in class leading case management systems which allow our carefully selected solicitors to offer a stress free and personal legal service.

Online Conveyancing

Online conveyancing technology, including tools like automated updates and case tracking, has been marketed by many conveyancing quote websites as the secret to fast, low cost conveyancing.

The key to a faster conveyancing transaction is instructing a fast and efficient solicitor. Working with our solicitors, you experience the benefit of online conveyancing technology and the guidance of a dedicated property lawyer.