Conveyancing Solicitors in East Sussex
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Do I need a Conveyancer?
If you’re buying, selling or remortgaging a home, then you’ll need to go through the legal process referred to as Conveyancing. You could do you own conveyancing, but it’s very difficult and take up a lot of valuble time (DIY Conveyancing). Having a mortgage? you’re chosen mortgage provider will usually require a Conveyancer on their panel.
That’s the reason the majority of people instruct a Property Solicitor or a Licensed Conveyancer to act for them. Using our chosen Conveyancers the conveyancing part of moving is made fast and simple, plus it’s less expensive than you’d expect (average conveyancing fees).
What is a Licensed Conveyancer?
Licensed Conveyancers are similar to Property Solicitors, except they only do in conveyancing and are regulated by the Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC) in England and Wales. The majority of Licensed Conveyancers to their work online through email and through phone calls. They’re more popular than traditional Solicitors because they are more affordable (most of the time).
Using a Local Conveyancer in East Sussex
Some people prefer to choose a local solicitor and meet face to face. These days the majority of conveyancing is done through phone and email, rarely do people meet they’re conveyancer in person. Using a local solicitor can be expensive, it’s far less expensive to instruct a nationwide online conveyancing firm that acts for properties in your area. It’s completely up to you who you choose to instruct, you do not have to use an Estate Agents ‘recommended’ solicitor.
Remortgage Conveyancing East Sussex
If you’re remortgaging a property for whatever reason, you’ll need a solicitor to help you with the legal aspect. This is a simple and inexpensive procedure (usually around £300-£400). We compare remortgage conveyancing solicitors in and around East Sussex.
The national average timescale for conveyancing is between 9-10 weeks. Conveyancing for simple purchase transactions can take just 4-6 weeks but a more complicated transaction can take much much longer to complete. Some transactions have been known to take over a year to complete, why? More info visit our How long does conveyancing take?.
If you are buying a property in East Sussex (or anywhere in England and Wales), for more than £125,000, you will be subject to Stamp Duty Land Tax (or SDLT for short). This tax is calculated in brackets, like the UK income tax system. When you get a quote with us, we calculate the Stamp Duty (SDLT) you’ll have to pay for you. For more info visit our Stamp Duty Rates and Examples page.
East Sussex is a county in South East England. It is bordered by the counties of Kent to the north and east, Surrey to the north west and West Sussex to the west, and to the south by the English Channel.
The current average value in East Sussex in May 2017 is £355,295. This has increased 0.83% from February 2017. Terraced properties sold for a current average value of £330,182 and semi-detached properties valued £344,117. In the past year property prices in East Sussex have increased 3.53%. This is according to the current Zoopla estimates.