Conveyancing in Chalfont St Peter

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Conveyancing Solicitors Chalfont-St-Peter

We are a national conveyancing company offering professional conveyancing services to Buckinghamshire in Chalfont St Peter. In-Deed's solicitors work on a No Completion, No Fee basis so you will only pay any solicitor fees if, as and when your home move completes. If you live in Buckinghamshire and are buying or selling a residential property, you are in the best place to help make the conveyancing process as simple as possible.

House Price Data in Chalfont St Peter

Buckinghamshire House Prices (in £1000's)
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258 256 258 267

House prices in Buckinghamshire have risen in recent years. In October 2013, the Land Registry recorded properties bought averaging £266, 689.

House prices in the UK are likely to continue to increase this year, with a predicted rise of 5%-8%. Factors driving the uptick include cheaper credit. Market experts anticipate a bubble, with a correction due as soon as 2016.

Recent property transactions

  • Freehold Sale - The Nook, Grove Lane, Chalfont St Peter, SL9, £285, 000

Conveyancing Fees In Chalfont St Peter

Our fixed fee quote means there are no concealed charges to worry about on your Chalfont St Peter sale or purchase.

A lot of solicitors add conveyancing fees in the terms and conditions in their conveyancing quote. Fees to check for are costs for stamp duty land tax form completion or for dealing with a freehold management company.

How to accurately compare conveyancing quotes from Chalfont St Peter solicitors

Buyers and sellers should be unhurried when trying to compare Chalfont St Peter solicitors quotes. Check out our helpful list of common additional fees that underscores the things to look out for in the solicitors terms of engagement when trying to find any extra costs such as disbursements for the water authority and drainage search.

Chalfont St Peter Local Authority

Chalfont St Peter is in Chiltern District Council (Conservative controlled). Council Tax bandings for the tax year 13\14 are as follows; Band A - £1, 008, Band B - £1, 176, Band C - £1, 344, Band D - £1, 512, Band E - £1, 847, Band F - £2, 183, Band G - £2, 519, Band H - £3, 023.

The Chalfont St Peter area

Chalfont St Peter is situated in Buckinghamshire in South East England and is roughly 18 miles from Aylesbury, the county administrative centre of Buckinghamshire. Chalfont St Peter shopping options include Stratton Bakery and Meat at Judds butchers. Pubs in the area include the Wagon & Horses, the Bar at the George, the Greyhound, the Poachers and the Village Hall 1 mile in Chalfont St. Peter. Some popular location attractions near Chalfont St Peter are Bekonscot Model Village and Chenies Manor House.

Property legal process guide in Chalfont St Peter

  1. Getting a quote - The first step in the legal process is choosing a conveyancing solicitor to actually carry out the work. Ensure that you check the small print for hidden fees prior to instructing.

  2. Engaging a solicitor - Now you will have to formally instruct your conveyancer for your Chalfont St Peter transaction. You must check the Chalfont St Peter solicitors small print for further conveyancing fees like charges for acting on a new build , before you consent to them.

  3. The draft contract phase - Pre-contract enquires are made, such as a preliminary examination of the title to confirm that the title is free from defects, and the draft contract itself is prepared by the sellers conveyancing solicitor. The final version is agreed, and preliminary dates may also be agreed for exchange and completion.

  4. Book a Chartered Surveyor to see the property - An experienced RICS Surveyor with experience of surveying Chalfont St Peter properties will spot any structural problems, for instance the presence of Japanese Knotweed or condensation problems.

  5. Chalfont St Peter conveyancing searches - Local Authority, Environmental, Drainage and Water, and Chancel Liability are the four standard searches required by lenders, and they look into matters including conservation area restrictions.

  6. Exchange of contracts - When the seller and buyer agree on a final draft, both sides sign. The buyer then pays the agreed deposit (in most cases 0.1 of the sale price).

  7. On Completion - The money that is due to be paid is transferred to the sellers lawyer, and the purchaser gets keys to their purchase, along with the transfer document and title deeds.

  8. Post Completion - Once you have moved in, the property lawyer will still have unfinished work to undertake e.g. sending copy title deeds to your lender.

Help to Buy Conveyancing

Since its launch in 2013, the Help to Buy scheme has assisted many of home movers and first-time buyers. The Government's Help to Buy programme is designed to assist home movers and first-time buyers who have saved a 5% deposit. To qualify for the Help to Buy scheme, the property being bought must be a shared ownership or shared equity purchase, or a second home The maximum property value available under the Help to Buy scheme is £600, 000.

Call the Money Advice Service, or your local Help to Buy agent if you would like additional information on the scheme.

Conveyancing when Remortgaging in Chalfont St Peter

In-Deed's professional conveyancing solicitors can help home owners going to remortgage a property in Chalfont St Peter. Our Solicitors have created class leading remortgage online conveyancing systems which help our solicitors to deliver a communicative but personal conveyancing service.

Online Conveyancing Quote

Numerous law firms promote the advantages of conveyancing online, like casetracking and SMS updates.

That said, the key to a less stressful transaction is a proactive solicitor. Home movers experience, with In-Deed's solicitors, the advantage of online conveyancing technology and additionally the presence of a dedicated property lawyer.