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Conveyancing Solicitors Cookham

In-Deed online conveyancing is a country wide panel of property lawyers offering state of the art conveyancing legal services to buyers and sellers in Cookham and Berkshire.

In-Deed's solicitor fee guarantee means absolutely no nasty surprises in the terms and conditions. Whether you live in Cookham or anywhere in England or Wales we will make your property sale or purchase as quick and easy as possible

Property Prices in Cookham

Buckinghamshire House Prices (in £1000's)
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In the last 4 years, house prices have risen in Buckinghamshire. The Land Registry reported properties bought with an average of £266, 689 in October 2013, a change of 3% on October 2012.

House prices nationwide are predicted to increase this year. Causes of the uptick include greater availability of mortgages and the Help to Buy initiative. In spite of this, for some property journalists, the market is expected to slow in a matter of years.

Recent property transactions

  • Freehold Purchase - Allenby Road, Maidenhead, SL6, £530, 000
  • Leasehold Purchase - Riverhead, Maidenhead, SL6, £208, 000
  • Freehold Purchase - Taplow Road, Taplow, Maidenhead, Buckinghamshire, SL6, £305, 000
  • Freehold Sale - Winbury Place, Maidenhead, SL6, £465, 000
  • Freehold Purchase - Stone Field Park, Slough, SL6, £326, 500

Cookham Solicitors Legal Fees

In-Deed's fixed conveyancing fee guarantee means that price on your quote is the same amount you pay at the point you ultimately complete.

Sometimes conveyancers hide fees for things that are part of a standard conveyancing transaction in their terms and conditions of their cost estimate. Many of these costs may be an obvious part of the standard conveyancing transaction from the start of the matter. Typical examples include added amounts to pay for storing deeds after completion or stamp duty land tax form completion.

Local Authority and Council Tax for Cookham

Cookham is located in Wycombe District Council (Conservative controlled). The council tax bands for tax year 2013 to 2014 are as follows; Band A - £974, Band B - £1, 136, Band C - £1, 299, Band D - £1, 461, Band E - £1, 786, Band F - £2, 110, Band G - £2, 435, Band H - £2, 922.

Living in Cookham

Cookham is located in Buckinghamshire in South East England and is about 18 miles (km) from Aylesbury, the county town. Bekonscot Model Village and Cliveden are listed among popular location attractions. Pubs in the area include the Bel and The Dragon, the Kings Arms and the Ferry. For groceries in Cookham, options include Village Bakery at 38 High Street Burnham Burnham and Roy Gigg butchers.

The conveyancing procedure

  1. Deciding on a conveyancing quote - Before the legal work can get underway, a solicitor will need to be selected. Do not rely on the cheap headline fee. Many lower quotes may have hidden additional fees included in terms and conditions.

  2. Instructing your selected solicitor - At the point you have ascertained which lawyer you want to manage the conveyancing for your Cookham sale or purchase it will be necessary to instruct them. You should check the solicitors terms of business for any additional conveyancing costs , for instance fees for right to buy purchasers , before you agree to them.

  3. Pre-contract - Enquires are undertaken, which can include investigating boundary disputes, and the draft contract itself is prepared. The final draft is agreed, and an initial date may be set for completion.

  4. Booking a RICS HomeBuyer Report - A good RICS Surveyor with experience on Cookham properties will spot any structural problems, for instance settlement and potential building regulations breaches.

  5. Cookham searches - Environmental, Drainage and Water, Chancel Liability and Local Authority are the four standard searches expected by mortgage lenders, and they investigate factors including changes near the property, such as planning for a supermarket.

  6. Exchange of contracts - Contracts are signed and exchanged. Both sides are bound to go through with the sale and purchase.

  7. Completion - Usually on a set date, the money that is due to be paid delivered to the sellers conveyancing solicitor, and the buyer receives keys to the property.

Cookham Help to Buy Conveyancing

To claim the Government's Help to Buy programme, the property being acquired must be your main residence and you may not have an interest in another property £600, 000 is the highest property value available under the scheme.

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

Conveyancing when Remortgaging a Cookham property

Are you planning to remortgage your house or flat in Cookham? Our Solicitors have built class leading remortgage case management systems enabling our solicitors to give an efficient but personal service. Our lawyers can act for all lender panels from TSB to Halifax Loans.

Online Conveyancing Quote

Conveyancing technology, such as solutions like email and SMS updates and casetracking, has been marketed by law firm websites as the secret to a fast and low-cost move.

In truth, an essential component of a stress-free process is a communicative solicitor. With In-Deed's solicitors, buyers and sellers have the advantage of modern conveyancing developments and additionally the presence of a dedicated, high street conveyancing solicitor.