Conveyancing Solicitors in Tyne and Wear
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Do I require a Conveyancer?
When buying, selling or remortgaging a home, you’ll be required to go through the legal aspect of buying referred to as Conveyancing. Yes, you can do the conveyancing yourself, but it’s very complicated and take up a lot of valuble time (DIY Conveyancing). If you’re having a mortgage you’re chosen mortgage provider usually require a Conveyancer known to them.
That’s the reason the majority of property buyer and sellers instruct a Property Solicitor or a Licensed Conveyancer instead of doing it themselves. Using our selected group of Conveyancers the conveyancing part of moving is made fast and easy, they make it more affordable than you’d expect (average conveyancing fees).
What is a Licensed Conveyancer?
Licensed Conveyancers are similar to Property Lawyers, except they only specialise in conveyancing and are regulated by the Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC) in England and Wales. Almost all Licensed Conveyancers handle the process online via email and over the phone. They’ve become more popular than traditional Property Solicitors because they are much cheaper (in most cases).
Using a Local Conveyancer in Tyne and Wear
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 Tyne and Wear
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 Tyne and Wear.
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 Tyne and Wear (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.
Tyne and Wear is a metropolitan county in the North East region of England around the mouths of the rivers Tyne and Wear. It came into existence in 1974 after the passage of the Local Government Act 1972. It consists of the five metropolitan boroughs of South Tyneside, North Tyneside, City of Newcastle upon Tyne, Gateshead and City of Sunderland. It is bounded on the east by the North Sea, and has borders with Northumberland to the north and County Durham to the south.
The current average value in Tyne & Wear is over £170,000. Terraced properties sold for a current average value of £146,361 and semi-detached properties valued £173,000. In the past year property prices in Tyne & Wear have increased 1.84%. This is according to the current Zoopla estimates.