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Conveyancing Solicitors Shillington

We are a nationwide conveyancing company which delivers customer focussed conveyancing to home movers throughout Bedfordshire. We always work on a No Completion, No Fee arrangement so you only have to pay any fees as and when your matter ultimately completes. If you live in Shillington and are buying or selling a residential property, you have come to the ideal place to make the whole process as quick and easy as possible.

Shillington House Prices

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

From 2010 to 2013, average property prices have risen in Central Bedfordshire. The Land Registry recorded home purchases with an average of £174, 996 in October 2013, a change of 2% on October 2012.

House prices are predicted to increase further through 2014. Help to Buy and the greater availability of mortgages are among factors driving the positive property market. In spite of the boom, for experts, the market is expected to slow by 2016.

Recent property transactions

  • Freehold Purchase - Tilehouse Street, Hitchin, SG5, £215, 000
  • Freehold Sale - Moss Way, Hertfordshire, SG5, £249, 000
  • Equity - Talbot Street, Hitchin, Herts SG5, £150, 000
  • Freehold Sale - Regent Street, Stotfold, Bedfordshire, SG5, £172, 500
  • Leasehold Purchase - Peppermint Road, Hitchin, SG5, £164, 000

Conveyancing Solicitor Fees In Shillington

In-Deed's fixed fee pledge means that the solicitor's fee on your conveyancing quote is the same fee you will pay if, as and when you complete.

Some property lawyers bury fees for things that are part of a standard conveyancing transaction in the terms of engagement in their conveyancing quote. Things to check for may include costs for file storage or for dealing with a lender.

See details of our fixed fee guarantee.

Local Council for Shillington

Shillington is in Central Bedfordshire Council (Conservative controlled). The council tax brackets 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.

Shillington life and amenities

Shillington is located in Bedfordshire in the East of England and is about 11 miles from the county administrative centre of Bedford. Local shops include Roger's Bakery and Steve's Family Butchers. The Crown, the Noah's Ark, the Musgrave Arms, the Fox and the Sugar Loaf 2 miles in Meppershall are some of the local pubs. Higgins Art Gallery & Musuem and Letchworth Museum and Art Gallery are often listed among popular location attractions.

Residential conveyancing steps

Selecting a solicitors quoteFirst, select a legal professional guided by what factors matter to you. Do not focus on the big headline fee, as many cheap estimates will have additional hidden fees included in the terms.

Getting a solicitor At the point you have identified which property lawyers conveyancing quote you wish to accept the next stage will be to formally engage their services to conduct the conveyancing for your Shillington transaction. This requires you to refer to, consent to and sign the solicitors terms of engagement.

The initial phasesPre-contract enquires are sent, which can include investigating boundary disputes, and the draft contract itself will be drawn up. Following receipt of the property information form, additional enquires will be raised.

Book a Chartered Surveyor to carry out a survey at the propertyAn experienced Surveyor with experience of surveying property in Shillington will spot potentially expensive defects like settlement or boundary issues.

Carrying out searchesDrainage and Water, Chancel Liability, Local Authority and Environmental are the normal searches that lenders will require. These searches cover numerous factors including details of conservation area controls.

Exchange of contractsWhen terms are agreed and the deposit is ready, contracts are exchanged. Both sides are now bound by law to complete the sale and purchase.

CompletionLess the deposit, funds that are remaining are transferred to the sellers conveyancing solicitor, and the buyer receives the keys to their new house.

Help to Buy Conveyancing in Shillington

Close to 20, 000 households bought a new home with the Government's Help to Buy scheme already. The Help to Buy scheme aims to assist home movers and first-time buyers with at least a 5% deposit.

For further information on the scheme, get in touch with the Money Advice Service, or your local Help to Buy agent.

Conveyancing Solicitors for your Remortgage in Shillington

Our expert solicitors can assist anyone thinking of remortgaging a home in Shillington. Our specialist team of solicitors are on all bank panels, from Ulster Bank to Irish Permanent International. In-Deed have devised leading remortgage technologies which help our solicitors to provide a fast and very personalised legal service.

Online Conveyancing

Many authors have written about the marketed advantages of online conveyancing, including case-tracking and email updates.

Essentially, the secret to a faster, easier move is a proactive solicitor. With In-Deed's conveyancing solicitors, you enjoy the advantage of the latest developments in conveyancing and the assistance of a dedicated, high street conveyancing solicitor.