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Conveyancing Quotes in Bristol

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Where is Bristol?

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House prices in Bristol

Detached house prices£642,719
Semi-detached house prices£410,865
Terraced house prices£342,177
Flat and maisonette prices£251,672
Average prices£329,327

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Parks and common ground

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Stamp Duty

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Bristol historic house prices

February 2022£334,010
January 2022£329,327
December 2021£321,945
November 2021£320,768
October 2021£317,149
September 2021£310,491
August 2021£312,081
July 2021£310,205
June 2021£314,485
May 2021£310,571
April 2021£310,229
March 2021£310,523

Conveyancing in Bristol

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

Choose a quote from a conveyancing specialist for these reasons:

  • Dealing with fully qualified solicitors not just paralegals or legal secretaries
  • A faster conveyancing service – holding your property chain together
  • Proven earlier exchange & completion times
  • Possible saving on existing mortgage payment due to earlier completion.

Instead of trying to find out the average conveyancing quote for Bristol, 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.

If you are changing mortgage providers our solicitors and licensed conveyancers can help with remortgage conveyancing in Bristol.

All our quotes are fixed fee meaning that all your legal fees are included. We also offer a 'No Move, No Legal 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, 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.

Home legal Direct act and advise in all types of property transactions including freehold and leasehold purchases, freehold and leasehold sales, re-mortgages, transfers of property ownership, gifts of property, and commercial leases and tenancies.

Conveyancing solicitors in Bristol

When buying or selling a property, you want to get all the details right since it is a high-value transaction. Hence, it is vital to have a trustworthy conveyancing solicitor to help you. Our team of conveyancing solicitors in Bristol can assist you through the complicated conveyancing process and ensure it is as painless as possible. Our services also extend to remortgaging, leasing, transfer of equity and other property transactions.

Our conveyancing solicitors can guide you through the stages of buying or selling a property. We ensure you are confident that you are protected and get the right deal. Aside from selling and purchasing freehold properties, we handle complicated conveyancing processes like new builds and leasehold properties.

Buying a new build property has unique challenges and deadlines that could result in loss of money. For instance, you don’t want to miss out on paying the deposit within the stipulated time. That’s why our conveyancing solicitors provide the following services for new builds:

  • Assistance with reviewing property plans
  • Helping you buy a new build using Help to Buy
  • Completing property checks
  • Fulfilling land registry requirements for new builds

Buying leasehold property is usually the only option when buying an apartment or flat. Our conveyancing solicitors in Bristol will help you with the legal issues involved.

Conveyancing FAQs

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

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