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Conveyancing Quotes in Birmingham

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House prices in Birmingham

Detached house prices£421,200
Semi-detached house prices£245,377
Terraced house prices£194,750
Flat and maisonette prices£147,058
Average prices£214,737

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Stamp Duty

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Birmingham historic house prices

February 2022£217,659
January 2022£214,737
December 2021£211,180
November 2021£210,658
October 2021£209,522
September 2021£207,580
August 2021£208,707
July 2021£207,180
June 2021£207,826
May 2021£204,722
April 2021£206,004
March 2021£204,892

Conveyancing in Birmingham

Buying or selling a house in Birmingham? We know how stressful and expensive moving home can be and we are here to help your next move go smoothly by providing you with a free, instant conveyancing quote.

How much is the average conveyancing quote? 

This is quite an open ended question and can depend on many factors, such as house price, location and whether you use a conveyancing solicitor of licensed conveyancer.
Instead of trying to find out the average conveyancing quote for Birmingham, get an all inclusive conveyancing quote from specialist property solicitors and licensed conveyancers who are dedicated to providing you with a fast, smooth and cost effective conveyancing transaction.

Whether you're looking for a conveyancing quote for a first time purchase, to move house, as a buy to let or to remortgage your home we can provide you with a instant conveyancing quote. All our quotes are fixed fee meaning that all of your legal fees are included. We also offer a 'No Move, No Fee' guarantee so if for any reason your property transaction falls through there is no charge for legal fees.

Whether you're selling or buying a property in Birmingham, Home Legal Direct can provide you with a residential conveyancing quote. If you are a first time buyer and have used the government's Help to Buy Scheme we can find a conveyancing solicitor to help you complete the purchase of your first home and make it as easy and hassle free as possible.

Remortgaging your Birmingham property? If you are changing mortgage providers and looking to get a remortgaging conveyancing quote our solicitors and licensed conveyancers can help with remortgage conveyancing in Birmingham.

Conveyancing solicitors in Birmingham

Whether you are buying a detached house, downsizing to a bungalow or buying to let in Birmingham, we got you covered. We have expert conveyancing solicitors to help you navigate the entire purchase or sale process.

Birmingham is the second largest city in the UK, with a considerable population. Hence, navigating the intricacies of buying and selling a property can be overwhelming. Fortunately, our conveyancing solicitors in Birmingham are experts in the area and can help you through the process from start to finish. Our solicitors work with care and diligence to provide customised services to every client. We guarantee efficiency and stress-free property purchase or sell process.

Our conveyancing solicitors in Birmingham offer the following services:

  • Freehold and leasehold purchases: Our highly trained conveyancing experts are industry specialists in handling property purchases. Whether you are acquiring an old or new house, our solicitors got you covered.
  • Leasehold and freehold sales: Our conveyancing solicitors in Birmingham will deliver a fully compliant and stress-free conveyancing service on the sale of freehold and leasehold properties. We negotiate with your best interest at heart.
  • Transfer of equity: When you are changing the legal ownership of a property, our team of conveyancing solicitors will provide sound advice.

Conveyancing FAQs

What is the first step in the conveyancing process?

Once a conveyancer has been instructed, they will reach out to the other side and discuss the draft contract, address, and any pre-contract queries. A draft contract will be drawn up containing information from the property's title deeds, the buyer and seller details, and how much the buyer is paying for the property. Read our helpful guides on the conveyancing process for buyers, and the conveyancing process for sellers.

What are property searches?

Property Searches are an important part of the buying process. They contain essential information about the property to protect the buyer from any nasty surprises. The most common searches are the Land Registry check, which is compulsory by law, the Local Authority Search, the Drainage and Water Search, and the Environmental Search. Depending on the location and conditions of the property being purchased, further searches may also be requested by your conveyancer.

When can I sign the contract?

Once all property searches have been returned and any surveys have been carried out, enquiries can be raised. The other party will need to satisfy each of these and check the property's fixtures and fittings are as expected. Once all enquiries are resolved and the seller has provided the required paperwork, a completion date will be arranged and the contract can be signed.

What is conveyancing?

Conveyancing is the legal process of changing the title of a property from one name to another. This changes the legal ownership of the property from the original owner to the new one. Read more on the subject of what is conveyancing, here.

How much does conveyancing cost?

The average price for conveyancing legal fees is difficult to pin down due to the variation of factors influencing the final figure. However, you should expect to pay between £500 and £1500 depending on the complexity of the property transaction. It is important to remember that on top of the conveyancing legal fees there are mandatory government and other disbursements such as search costs and stamp duty.

How much is stamp duty?

Stamp duty is a tax payable on all property purchases. Different rates apply dependant on the price of the property and your situation. New stamp duty rate boundaries were introduced on the 23rd September 2022. Click here to find out the new stamp duty boundaries and use our stamp duty calculator to work out how much will you pay.

What is the difference between exchange and completion?

Exchange refers to the exchanging of contracts. Both conveyancers will read out the contract over the telephone to ensure they are identical and then send them to each other. Once exchanged, the contract is legally binding. Completion refers to the date the big move can take place. It is usually set for midday. When the seller's conveyancer confirms that all monies due have been received, the seller will drop off the keys at the estate agent for the buyer to collect.

How do Home Legal Direct's conveyancing quotes work?

Our goal is to give the most honest representation of the expected conveyancing fees when giving you a quote. We do this by first asking you to complete our quick and easy online quotation enquiry form. The questions we ask allows us to give you a quote that is bespoke to your situation. You will then receive an instant quotation. This shows a breakdown of the costs of the legal conveyancing fees, and the costs of the Government and other mandatory disbursements such as searches and land registry fee.

A member of conveyancing advisory team will then give you a call to discuss your quotation and make any adjustments that are necessary whereupon we can arrange your conveyancer instruction. It is important to bear in mind that during the course of a conveyancing transaction, issues can arise that are impossible to foresee at the start of the process which may affect the costs. Home Legal Direct are on hand to discuss this with you and support where necessary.

We encourage you to read your quotation carefully and contact us with any questions.

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