Conveyancing in Marston Moretaine

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Conveyancing Solicitors Marston-Moretaine

In-Deed online conveyancing is a national conveyancing company that provides state of the art conveyancing legal services for Bedfordshire home movers. Our great value fixed fee conveyancing service with no fees hidden in the small print to help you budget for the growing cost of moving home. (Read our No Completion, No Fee promise) Bedfordshire has a variety of lawyers, however we think that no other firm come close to us on service.

House Prices in Marston Moretaine

Central Bedfordshire House Prices (in £1000's)
  Oct-10 Oct-11 Oct-12 Oct-13
176 171 172 175

Property values have risen in Central Bedfordshire in recent years. In October 2013, the Land Registry recorded residential purchases averaging £174, 996.

House prices are expected to continue to increase throughout this year by 5%-8%. Factors driving the buoyant housing market include lack of supply. This situation is unlikely to last, with some experts expect a change, with a slowdown expected in a matter of years.

Recent property transactions

  • Freehold Purchase - Robinson Close, Bedford, MK43, £399, 995
  • Freehold House Purchase - Parsonage Close, Oakley, MK43, £353, 000
  • Freehold Home Purchase - Beeby Way, Carlton, Bedfordshire, MK43, £247, 500
  • Freehold Sale - Owen Close, Marston Moretaine, MK43, £125, 000
  • Freehold Sale - The Green, Bromham MK43, £23, 000

Marston Moretaine Conveyancing Solicitor Fees

Our fixed conveyancing fee promise means the solicitors fee we quote you is the same price you are charged at the point you ultimately complete.

Sometimes solicitors sneak conveyancing fees in their terms and conditions of their conveyancing quote. In some cases these added extras may be plain from the beginning of the matter. Examples include added legal costs for deeds storage or acting on a leasehold purchase.

Marston Moretaine Local Government and Council Tax

Marston Moretaine is in Central Bedfordshire Council (Conservative controlled). Council tax bandings for tax year 2013\2014 are: Band A - £1, 101, Band B - £1, 285, Band C - £1, 469, Band D - £1, 652, Band E - £2, 019, Band F - £2, 387, Band G - £2, 754, Band H - £3, 304.

Living in Marston Moretaine

Marston Moretaine is situated in Bedfordshire in the East of England and is around 6.5 miles from the county administrative centre of Bedford. Drinking spots in the area include the Bell, the Green Man and the Chequers. Nearby shops include The Cottage Bakery at 88 Bedford Rd Kempston and Ingle & Caves butchers. History fans will enjoy Bromham Mill and Gallery and Cowper & Newton Museum.

Guide to the legal work

Choosing a quoteSelecting the recommendation made by the agent can be expensive, so many go online to find a better fee. Ensure that you check the terms for additional fees before you decide.

Engaging a solicitor Once you have selected the company you want to look after the legals on your Marston Moretaine move you will have to formally instruct them. This will require you to refer to, approve and sign the solicitors formal fine print.

Pre-contractYour property lawyer, once instructed, will make contact with the other sides [2var5] to agree the draft contract. The draft contract sets out the sale price, identities of the two parties, deposits, and title deed information. Further enquiries will be raised once the purchasers conveyancing solicitor has checked the completed property information form.

Carrying out a RICS Building SurveyAn experienced Surveyor with experience of surveying Marston Moretaine properties will spot potentially expensive defects such as flat roof problems and penetrating damp.

Marston Moretaine searchesEnvironmental, Drainage and Water, Chancel Liability and Local Authority are the routine searches expected by lenders, and they investigate many issues including conservation area restrictions.

Exchange of contractsAfter the lender has formalised their offer and the deposit is ready, contracts are exchanged. The parties are now obligated to go through with the sale and purchase.

CompletionThe sellers deeds are handed over to the purchaser, once payment of the money that is due, less the deposit already paid is made. The keys to the property may the be picked up.

Buying with Help to Buy

The Government's Help to Buy programme assists home movers and first-time buyers that have saved at least a 5% deposit to purchase a home valued at up to £600, 000. To be eligible for Help to Buy, the home must be your main home, the mortgage must be repayment only, and you cannot have interest in any other property.

For further information, contact the Money Advice Service, or your local Help to Buy agent.

Conveyancing for a Remortgage in Marston Moretaine

We aim to furnish borrowers remortgaging a Marston Moretaine flat or house with a stress free conveyancing service at competitive fixed fees. Our team of conveyancing property lawyers can work with all banks and building society panels from Yorkshire Building Society to Intelligent Finance. In-Deed have built the latest remortgage systems and processes helping our SRA regulated solicitors to deliver a communicative but still tailored legal service.

Online Conveyancing

Online conveyancing technology, including tools like email and SMS updates and casetracking, has been marketed by conveyancers as a key driver for a fast and low-cost move.

Essentially, a key part of a less stressful transaction is finding a solicitor who is both efficient and who provides regular updates, irrespective of their technology. With our conveyancing solicitors, home movers receive the benefit of both online conveyancing technology and the advice of a dedicated, high street conveyancing solicitor.